Applied Systems Releases Applied Rating Services 2014

New capabilities, intuitive user experience enhance Canada�s leading rating services software

Mississauga, ON (July 3, 2014) – Applied Systems has announced the release of Applied Rating Services 2014, the latest version of the industry-leading software suite that streamlines rating activities and allows brokerages to deliver superior customer service by using data more effectively in sales and underwriting. Applied Rating Services 2014 is now available and features a redesigned desktop and enhanced user interface, which increases usability for brokers to service customers more efficiently.

Key updates to the Applied Rating Services suite include:

  • Applied AutoRater incorporates telematics functionality for commercial vehicle lines, integrates with Quebec�s new CSIO automotive insurance applications, and provides warning validations and new customer information fields to enhance data integrity.
  • Applied PropertyRater includes updated Protection Classes functionality and construction types, as well as support of new deductible options, further allowing brokers to provide accurate quotes to their customers.
  • Applied Insurance to Value Solutions, which includes Applied ITV and Applied ezITV, has been redesigned to increase broker user functionality and operating efficiency.

“Technology innovation continues to rise in the insurance industry, providing brokers with additional capabilities that deliver a cohesive experience when servicing their customers,” said Stephane Lacasse, vice president of Product Management for Canada and Rating Products, Applied Systems. “Applied Rating Services 2014 furthers our history of innovation and investment in Canada by providing the broker channel greater access to the latest insurance plans and a multitude of applications, enabling them to increase their value to both customers and insurers.”

About Applied Systems

Applied Systems is a leading provider of software that powers the business of insurance. Applied is recognized as a pioneer in agency and brokerage management systems and data exchange between agencies, brokers, carriers and their clients. Automating the insurance lifecycle for more than 140,000 insurance professionals, 12,000 agencies and brokerages, and 350 carriers worldwide, Applied enables millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.

SOURCE: Applied Systems