ACORD brews Java for insurance

Trembly, Ara C.
August 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;8/10/98, Vol. 102 Issue 32, p6
Reports on the formation and meeting of a working group to develop JLife, a Java implementation of OLifE, the life insurance objects standard of ACORD. Software developers' additional alternative to Microsoft platform; Creation of an open architecture that expands OLifE benefits; Notable companies that will contribute funding and technical supports.


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