Adaptik Blog

When the lights go out: Preparing for a power outage caused by winter weather

Written by Property Casualty 360 on January 2nd, 2018

Do you know what to do in the event of a power outage this winter? Proper preparation is key to being ready with all the supplies you need to stay safe until the power returns. Learn why winter weather causes these outages, how to create a power outage preparedness plan, and which alternative power sources… Read More

Is your policy admin solution naughty or nice?

Written by Layla Muth on December 19th, 2017

It’s that time of year when we’re all getting ready for the holidays. Being December, you’ve probably heard “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town” played on the radio over and over … and over … and over. What’s the one thing Santa does in the song? He makes a list and checks it twice to… Read More

Is your policy admin solution naughty or nice?

Written by Layla Muth on December 7th, 2017

It’s that time of year when we’re all getting ready for the holidays. Being December, you’ve probably heard “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town” played on the radio over and over … and over … and over. What’s the one thing Santa does in the song? He makes a list and checks it twice to… Read More

Why you should try before you buy

Written by Melis Carroll on November 14th, 2017

You’ve probably tried a sample of ice cream before committing to a cone, or made sure to taste a beer before committing to the whole $5 pint. Why would you choose an enterprise software solution – a decision on which millions of dollars and your livelihood ride – without taking it for a spin first?… Read More

Insurers’ risk management efforts tilt towards tech

Written by Digital Insurance on October 31st, 2017

Two-thirds of insurers expect cybersecurity to receive escalated priority within the enterprise risk function this year, according to Wolters Kluwer’s Regulatory & Risk Management Indicator report. Read More at Digital Insurance.

What it means to work at one of the Best Places to Work in PA

Written by Layla Muth on October 10th, 2017

It’s pretty great, actually.   It’s that time of year when the Central Penn Business Journal announces their list of the Best Places to Work in PA – and Adaptik is on it for the eighth year in a row. Of course, this is a big deal for Adaptik and for the executive team. However, as… Read More

Insurers take lead from customers in developing digital strategy

Written by Digital Insurance on October 4th, 2017

According to leaders from AIG, Farmers and more who spoke at the Insurtech Connect conference in Las Vegas, to achieve success from digital initiatives, insurance companies need to listen closely to what their customers want and be ready to identify the winning solutions in the marketplace for delivering that experience. Read more at Digital Insurance.

Is the policy admin solution you’re about to purchase really ‘configurable’?

Written by Stacy Stout on September 19th, 2017

Over the last few years more and more P&C policy admin vendors are claiming that their solutions are configurable. But are you sure what the vendor means by “configurable” means what YOU think it means? At Adaptik, we’ve found that many of our competitors in P&C policy administration space who advertise their products as configurable… Read More

Hurricane threat grows for Florida as Irma gains strength

Written by Property Casualty 360 on September 5th, 2017

Florida declared a state of emergency before a possible hurricane strike after Irma strengthened to become a Category 5 storm on its approach to the Caribbean. Irma’s maximum winds rose as high as 175 miles an hour (280 kilometers an hour), the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in an advisory on Tuesday. The storm is located about… Read More

The Benefits of Adaptive Software Development

Written by Christopher Merkel on August 22nd, 2017

Prototyping, the iterative modeling of a system, enables users to be actively involved in the development process. The methodology – which provides a working model of the system throughout development – allows errors, missing functionality and confusing or difficult functions to be detected early, reducing risk of sub-optimal ROI on the finished project. At Adaptik, we… Read More