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Germania Insurance Deploys Guidewire InsurancePlatform™

by Business Wire | Sep 26, 2018

Guidewire’s industry-leading insurance platform is helping Texas-based Property and Casualty insurer increase business agility and enhance user experience.

BRENHAM, Texas & FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Germania Insurance, a Texas Property and Casualty (P&C) insurer, and Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), the provider of the industry platform P&C insurers rely upon, today announced that Germania Insurance has successfully deployed Guidewire InsurancePlatform™* as part of an organization initiative to support the company’s vision. By updating its existing solutions, Germania will increase business agility and enhance business process automation.

“We wanted an out-of-the-box product where we could partner with the vendor for updates, improve our ability to stay current with evolving technology, and achieve business needs,” said Tim Tarnowski, executive vice president and chief information officer, Business Technology, Germania Insurance. “By following a mainly out-of-the-box implementation approach, customizing as needed, we were able to complete the implementation project within our target deadlines.”

“We congratulate Germania Insurance on its successful InsurancePlatform deployment,” said Mike Polelle, chief delivery officer, Guidewire. “We are humbled that InsurancePlatform is a part of the company’s continuing commitment to offering innovations to its members and providing the insurance rural Texans trust.”

*Germania successfully deployed Guidewire InsuranceSuite™ and Guidewire Rating Management as its new solutions for underwriting, policy administration, rating, claims, and billing management. The company also deployed Guidewire DataHub™, Guidewire InfoCenter™, Guidewire CustomerEngage™, and Guidewire ProducerEngage™. Germania recently selected Guidewire Explore™ for Claims (part of the Guidewire Live Analytics™ platform) to gain greater business insight.

About Germania Insurance

The Germania Companies are part of a proud tradition of mutual insurance companies dating back many generations. Germania began 118 years ago in Perry, Texas with 31 members – Central Texas farmers committed to the principle that bearing one another’s burdens made them all stronger. Known as "The Insurance Texans Trust" Germania Insurance offers home, auto and life insurance.

About Guidewire Software

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 and follow us on twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.

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