Grinnell Mutual Deploys Guidewire InsurancePlatform via Guidewire Cloud to Accelerate Growth
Multi-state property and casualty insurance provider leveraging Guidewire’s industry platform in the cloud to increase business agility and enhance user experience
Grinnell Mutual’s implementation project, internally called CONNECT, is a business-led technology initiative to remake all of Grinnell Mutual’s business interfaces by replacing its previous systems with InsurancePlatform to support quoting, rating, underwriting, policy generation, claims processing, and billing, offering end-to-end policy management and issuance functions. The project was focused on providing a quality product, rather than speed to market, to fulfill its commitment to giving customers the best and staying on the forefront of innovation.
With this in mind, the company adapted the CONNECT project schedule as
needed to accommodate a mid-project migration to Guidewire Cloud, which
varied from its initial selection of self-managed InsurancePlatform.
CONNECT culminated in the launch of Grinnell Compass, a new underwriting
company for a new multivariate auto insurance product in
“The insurance industry is being disrupted and customer expectations are
“What I found so interesting and heartening about my interactions with
the agents was that the technology was so intuitive that our
conversations focused on agents’ needs around products and services, and
not around how to work with the technology,” said
Guidewire Cloud is powered by AWS’s highly resilient cloud infrastructure, with SLAs backed by experienced Guidewire teams and SaaS-certified partners spanning application management, system administration, security and compliance, upgrades, QA testing, health checks, and other services. With Guidewire Cloud, insurers can focus on business agility and better engagement while transferring undifferentiating IT responsibilities to Guidewire.
Guidewire delivers the industry platform that Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon to adapt and succeed in a time of accelerating change. We provide the software, services, and partner ecosystem to enable our customers to run, differentiate, and grow their business. We are privileged to serve more than 350 companies in 32 countries. For more information, please visit www.guidewire.com and follow us on twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.
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Guidewire Software, Inc.
Integrated Marketing Manager
Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company