Brighton, UK (PRWEB UK) 25 February 2014
Applied Systems today announced its new data centre in Portsmouth is now online. The new facility enables Applied Systems to support increasing demand from insurance brokerages for cloud-based software and better serve its customers in the region. The data centre hosts Applied TAM UK 2013, the latest version of Applied TAM UK brokerage management software, and provides a platform to introduce additional Applied products in the UK.
"More and more insurance agencies and brokerages across the world are choosing to host their Applied management system and other core software applications in the cloud for greater flexibility, cost savings and data security," said Tim Sander, vice president of IT and cloud services, Applied Systems. "Our new UK data centre increases our support for UK customers, enhances the performance of Applied TAM UK online and provides a platform to rapidly deliver new products to the market."
The secure Tier III+ site offers multiple layers of redundant power, cooling and data connectivity, and is SSAE 16, CSAE 3416 and ISAE 3402 Certified. For optimal performance, Applied Systems has implemented market-leading technologies, including solid-state SAN storage technology and a full 10GbE network platform. Advanced data replication techniques are used to ensure data is backed up to an alternate data centre for disaster recovery.
Applied Systems operates state-of-the-art data centres in the U.S., Canada and UK, offering its cloud services to more than 46,000 insurance agents and brokers. All Applied data centres provide secure access and 24/7 monitoring to ensure customer data is protected at all times.
About Applied Systems
Applied Systems is a leading provider of software that powers the business of insurance. Applied is recognized as a pioneer in agency and brokerage management systems and data exchange between brokers and insurers and their clients. Automating the insurance lifecycle for more than 140,000 insurance professionals, 12,000 brokers and 350 insurers worldwide, Applied enables millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.