With a 300 year heritage, RSA is one of the world’s leading multinational quoted insurance groups. They have major operations in the UK, Scandinavia, Canada, Ireland, Asia and the Middle East, Latin America and Central and Eastern Europe and the capability to write business in around 140 countries.
The Bradford & Pennine insurance system was a feature-rich policy, claims and brokerage management application, running under CICS. Although it was retired in 2009, the entire application database had to be accessible for query, audit and compliance requirements.
The challenge was to enable RSA to support both audit and compliance without the cost of supporting the mainframe host.
Consult claims management and technical support to specify the application
functionality, design the application then port the data from its current host:
“We recognised that we needed to implement an archiving solution as part of our application rationalisation programme. We chose DataNovata as it provided us with a secure and on-demand method of retrieving legacy data from decommissioned applications.”