News and Events

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Press Releases

No Points for Second Place

~ by Randy Wagner The Story's Not Over — Until It's Over Demonstration day for a story is a delight when it flows smoothly. The product owner accepts the work because the needs of the organization have been delivered and the QA’s work is validated. This is the moment when a story truly closes. It’s also the only moment points should be ...

PolicyCenter and Portal: Reconciling Siblings

~ by Randy Wagner The Dependencies Between PolicyCenter and Portal Require a Cohesive Testing Approach The problem with building a complete insurance software platform is that it is huge, running millions of lines of code and cannot all be designed and built at once. The history of every core system is that of a gradual build out. In Guidewire’s case, it was claims ...

Time Travel; Environments

~ by Randy Wagner Time Should Be Your Friend Event Driven Transactions & Date Driven Transactions There are two types of insurance transactions: event driven transactions such as coverage changes and date driven transactions such as renewal processing. In both types of transaction, dates are critically important. With back-dated, out-of-sequence and prior term endorsements the actual coverage change may be identical, but ...

2020: Three Wishes

~ by George Grieve The P&C Insurance Market is Surviving the Effects of Covid - So Far If you make your living in the P&C insurance market like the CastleBay Companies, then you are vitally interested in how your carrier clients are faring during the Covid pandemic. I am grateful to be involved in an industry that is socially and economically important ...

40/10 – Insurance/Guidewire

~ by Berney Bradley Insurance Technology - A Lagging Indicator There was a time when my career path was considered pretty lame. In the 80’s and 90’s, as technology began to boom throughout the economy, most of my peers were jumping from industry to industry, following the latest technical fad and building a resume of technical expertise. I, on the other hand, ...

Margin

~ by Randy Wagner Project Teams that Create Margins Up Front are Better Positioned for Success Creating margin is the simplest definition of being an adult. When a person begins to account for themselves and leave some buffer room for error and unexpected surprises, they depend less on others to bail them out. Margin then is choices, options, degrees of freedom, extra ...

Events

November 3-6, 2019 Guidewire Connections

Guidewire Connections
Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD
Get more info on Guidewire Connections here.

October 29-30, 2019 Duck Creek Partner Summit

Duck Creek Technologies LogoLocation: Columbia, South Carolina

May 5-7, 2019 ITA LIVE 2019

ITA logo
Location: Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
Get more info on ITA LIVE 2019 here.
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News and Events

Come back to this page frequently to see what we’ve done, what we’re doing, where we’ve been, and where we’ll be.

Press Releases

No Points for Second Place

~ by Randy Wagner The Story’s Not Over — Until It’s Over Demonstration day for a story is a delight when it flows smoothly. The product owner accepts the work because the needs of the organization have been delivered and the QA’s work is validated. This is the moment when a story truly closes. It’s…

PolicyCenter and Portal: Reconciling Siblings

~ by Randy Wagner The Dependencies Between PolicyCenter and Portal Require a Cohesive Testing Approach The problem with building a complete insurance software platform is that it is huge, running millions of lines of code and cannot all be designed and built at once. The history of every core system is that of a gradual build…

Time Travel; Environments

~ by Randy Wagner Time Should Be Your Friend Event Driven Transactions & Date Driven Transactions There are two types of insurance transactions: event driven transactions such as coverage changes and date driven transactions such as renewal processing. In both types of transaction, dates are critically important. With back-dated, out-of-sequence and prior term endorsements the…

2020: Three Wishes

~ by George Grieve The P&C Insurance Market is Surviving the Effects of Covid – So Far If you make your living in the P&C insurance market like the CastleBay Companies, then you are vitally interested in how your carrier clients are faring during the Covid pandemic. I am grateful to be involved in an…

40/10 – Insurance/Guidewire

~ by Berney Bradley Insurance Technology – A Lagging Indicator There was a time when my career path was considered pretty lame. In the 80’s and 90’s, as technology began to boom throughout the economy, most of my peers were jumping from industry to industry, following the latest technical fad and building a resume of…

Margin

~ by Randy Wagner Project Teams that Create Margins Up Front are Better Positioned for Success Creating margin is the simplest definition of being an adult. When a person begins to account for themselves and leave some buffer room for error and unexpected surprises, they depend less on others to bail them out. Margin then…

Events

November 3-6, 2019 Guidewire Connections

Guidewire Connections
Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD
Get more info on Guidewire Connections here.

October 29-30, 2019 Duck Creek Partner Summit

Duck Creek Technologies LogoLocation: Columbia, South Carolina

May 5-7, 2019 ITA LIVE 2019

ITA logo
Location: Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
Get more info on ITA LIVE 2019 here.
CastleBay Consulting Favicon

Why not visit our contact page, we would love to chat with you!