Guidewire Wins Insurance’s ‘Best in Class Technology Provider-Insurer Solutions’ Award

ICTA award recognizes Guidewire’s positive impact on the Canadian insurance market

SAN MATEO, California, March 5, 2010 � Guidewire Software, a leading provider of flexible core systems to property/casualty insurers, today announced that it has won an Insurance Technology Award (ICTA). Named “Best in Class: Technology Provider � Insurer Solutions”, Guidewire was recognized for its ‘implementation of technology which had the greatest positive impact on the business of insurance in Canada’.

Sponsored by, the ICTA awards highlight and celebrate technologies that have demonstrated significant business impact. Awards were announced at the 2010 Insurance-Canada Annual Technology Conference held recently in Toronto.

“We are pleased to name Guidewire as our Best in Class solution provider. Guidewire has demonstrated a commitment to delivering high value solutions to the general insurance industry,” commented Doug Grant, principal with “We are happy to celebrate their achievements in the Canadian market.”

“We are grateful for this recognition and are pleased to accept the award on behalf of our Canadian customers,” said John Raguin, chief executive officer, Guidewire Software. “This honor is every bit as much a recognition of their success, as it is of ours.”

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Guidewire is proud to work with Canadian customers including: The Co-operators Group, The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company, Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company, Zurich Insurance Company (Zurich, Canada) and two other leading insurers.

About Guidewire Software

Guidewire Software is a leading provider of flexible core systems that enable property/casualty insurers to deliver insurance the way they want to. Guidewire builds high quality software that consistently works as promised. Designed for maximum flexibility and scalability, Guidewire solutions give carriers the capability to deliver excellent service to policyholders and agents and increase market share � while lowering operating costs. The Guidewire Insurance Suite™, consisting of Guidewire PolicyCenter®, Guidewire BillingCenter®, and Guidewire ClaimCenter®, spans the entire insurance lifecycle � underwriting, policy administration, billing, and claims management. Guidewire is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices in Hong Kong, London, Munich, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo, and Toronto. For more information, visit