Paris (PRWEB) April 9, 2005
Prima Solutions, the leading provider of Prima PlatformÂ the Foundation for Service Oriented Insurance ApplicationsÂ, today announced that it has been recognized as "ZapThought Leader" by ZapThink LLC, the leading industry analyst firm with research focused on XML, Web Services, and Service-Oriented Architectures (SOAs).
The ZapThought Leadership Program recognizes leaders and innovators in the Service-Oriented Architecture, XML, and Web services markets.
ZapThought Leaders are dedicated to helping their customers implement these emerging technologies and develop more flexible architectures.
Prima Solutions provides Prima PlatformÂ, the software solution of choice for insurance organizations looking for a mature and robust solution to reduce the cost, time and risk involved in the implementation of a Service Oriented Architecture required to deliver improved business results and organisation agility.
ZapThink is also rolling out significantly expanded research covering Service-oriented integration, Service-oriented management, Web Services security and identity management, Service-oriented process, XML and Web Services content and presentation, implementation of Web Services and SOAs, SOA tools, the practice of SOA, and XML infrastructure. ZapThink's redesigned, powerful Web site offers the ability to cross-reference key ideas, companies, and research findings, providing valuable insight, research, and strategic information to a broad audience.
Xavier Boileau, EVP Product Strategy at Prima Solutions said: ÂWeÂre delighted to be included in the ZapThought Leadership program. Zapthink recognizes that Prima Solutions is pioneering service-oriented architectures in the insurance industry. They recognize the importance of our solutionÂs key strengths in the implementation of large-scale service-oriented business applications such as semantic integration, repository of reusable objects and services and product-driven BPM.Â
"Prima Solutions is pioneering the space of Service-oriented applications, especially as applied to the insurance industry," said Ronald Schmelzer, senior analyst with ZapThink, LLC. "By becoming a ZapThought Leader, ZapThink is recognizing the company for their forward-looking vision, dedication to Service-orientation, and ongoing development of large-scale service-oriented business applications."
About Prima Solutions
Prima Solutions provides a standards-based software foundation to design, develop, deploy, manage, monitor and maintain Service Oriented Insurance Applications. Built around an extensive insurance reference model and service repository, Prima PlatformÂ supports rules-based business process automation, their real-time integration with legacy systems and deployment via a portal infrastructure. Prima PlatformÂ enables insurance organisations to improve enterprise agility, and to incrementally transform their legacy systems, therefore dramatically increasing business results.
Founded in 1999, Prima Solutions operates globally from offices in Paris, London, Munich and Tokyo. Customers include CNP Assurances, Swiss Life, Erisa IARD (a member of Swiss Life Group and CCF), Groupama / Gan and AGPM, covering core General, Health, Life and Pension, distribution, underwriting, policy administration and claims processes. Prima Solutions is supported by global alliances with key technology partners including IBM, BEA Systems, Ilog, Sun Microsystems and Oracle as well as selected delivery partners in its strategic operating markets. Prima Solutions is a member of ACORD.