FirstBest Hosts Insurance Webinar "Big Data & Analytics -- Big Possibilities" Featuring Novarica

FirstBest Hosts Insurance Webinar "Big Data & Analytics -- Big Possibilities"
                              Featuring Novarica

PR Newswire

BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 20, 2012

BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Old data is moving faster, new
big data is proliferating and innovative technologies are emerging to support
rapid processing and analysis. Underwriters have long leveraged data, but
many are searching for the benefits and opportunities that big data offers.
Opening discussion about data's role and potential for better underwriting,
FirstBest® Systems, Inc.,  provider of insurance software solutions for global
insurance carriers, today announced a complimentary webinar for insurers
contemplating the impact of big data and analytics on underwriting and the
overall business.


WHO:   Presented by: Martina Conlon, Principal at Novarica
       Hosted by: Kim Tambo, Senior Manager at FirstBest Systems
       Large amounts of data have been central to insurance for decades.
       However, the sheer volume of data relevant for the industry that is
WHAT:  being generated today, as well as the resulting volume of data the
       insurance industry itself generates, mandate strategies for leveraging
       this "Big Data."
       Reviewing recent research conducted by industry research firm Novarica,
       Martina Conlon will highlight how the abundance of data will play a
       critical role in underwriting and insurance operations in the future.
       The webinar session will cover:
         oAnalytics capabilities of U.S. insurance carriers

         oPlans and opportunities for the use of big data

         oA case study about leveraging big data and analytics in
WHEN:  Wednesday, November 28, 2012, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern
WHERE: Insurers and press are encouraged to register today for the
       complimentary event.

FirstBest Systems, Inc.
FirstBest® Systems is the leading provider of insurance software solutions
that help global insurance companies improve underwriting profitability, scale
their business and achieve high service levels with agents, across the
enterprise. The patented and proven FirstBest Front Office Suite has processed
more than $8 billion in quotes and includes modular underwriting workstation,
agent portal, and agency upload applications, with capabilities for mobile
insurance users. Global companies such as XL Group plc, OneBeacon, IWIF, and
Preferred Concepts, LLC., rely on FirstBest to improve underwriting
efficiencies and quality, institutionalize knowledge and best practices, and
empower everyone in the process to rapidly quote, collaborate, issue, and bind
business on a single real‐time platform from anywhere.To learn more, call

FirstBest is a registered trademark of FirstBest Systems, Inc.
FirstBest Front Office Suite, FirstBest UMS, Underwriting Management System,
FirstBest Agent and FirstBest AppReader are trademarks of FirstBest Systems,

SOURCE FirstBest Systems, Inc.

Contact: Steve Robins,, +1-781-280-6350
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