Insurers devote more resources to Web

October 2003
Employee Benefit News;Oct2003, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p66
Discusses the benefits of Web-based services for insurers. Expected increase in the amount of money spent on Web services-related initiatives; Forecast on the implementation of Web services.


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