FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 13, 2017--
Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products
to Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers, today announced that it has
been recognized in the Challengers quadrant in Gartner, Inc.'s“Magic
Quadrant for P&C Core Platforms, North America1”
for InsuranceNow. InsuranceNow is a cloud-based, all-in-one solution
that supports the P&C insurance lifecycle. The report can be viewed here.
“Gartner has observed an impressive shift in the adoption of cloud-based
deployment models. Among the new customer wins for platform solutions in
2015, 55% were for cloud-based deployments. This percentage grew in 2016
to 61%,” wrote Jeff Haner, a Gartner research director, and author of
“We are pleased that Guidewire InsuranceNow™ has been positioned as a
challenger by Gartner in its Magic Quadrant for P&C Core Platforms,
North America,” said Andy Scurto, head of products, InsuranceNow,
Guidewire Software. “We believe this report is confirmation of the
increasing desirability of cloud deployment options for insurers who
would like the freedom to focus on innovation and respond rapidly to
market demands, while also simplifying IT.”
The report evaluated 15 vendors in the P&C core platform market in North
America that qualified for inclusion. Guidewire was also recognized as a
leader for InsuranceSuite
based on its ability to execute and completeness of vision.
1Gartner Magic Quadrant for P&C Core Platforms, North
America, Jeff Haner, September 28, 2017
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About Guidewire Software
Guidewire delivers the software that Property and Casualty (P&C)
insurers need to adapt and succeed in a time of rapid industry change.
We combine three elements – core processing, data and analytics, and
digital engagement – into a technology platform that enhances insurers’
ability to engage and empower their customers and employees. More than
300 P&C insurers around the world have selected Guidewire. For more
information, please visit www.guidewire.com.
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NOTE: Guidewire, Guidewire Software, Guidewire ClaimCenter, Guidewire
PolicyCenter, and Guidewire BillingCenter are registered trademarks of
Guidewire Software, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.
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