Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), a provider of IT services, has introduced Breezeway, a secure cloud services to streamline insurance agents’ work.
CSC said its first series of services in the Breezeway collection provides virtual agents with a desktop application built on Force.com, salesforce.com’s enterprise cloud computing platform, and will support a wide array of multiline insurance agency functions starting with the electronic new business application service.
The offering provides agents and brokers with an instant link to carrier insurance applications and supports email, collaboration, electronic new business application management and e-signature.
Breezeway features user interfaces designed for tablets and handheld devices, and any other device that accesses the Internet including traditional desktops and laptops, with no requirement to download software, CSC said.
The initial service will focus on the new business application process through its standardized services which help insurers generate more business by enhancing their relationships with their distribution channels.
Agents can submit customer applications to insurers through the service using electronic application and automated service links to third-party capabilities such as electronic signature.
salesforce.com chief marketing officer Kendall Collins said developing Breezeway on the Force.com platform provided CSC with the fastest way to get its insurance domain expertise out to the financial services industry.
CSC’s Financial Services Group president Ray August said Breezeway provides insurance agents and brokers with the access to insurance systems they need whenever and wherever they need them – leading to improved flexibility and faster results.