alabus IBS 7.10
Offer generic, SUNET and invoicing services
As part of the enhancements to alabus IBS (Insurance Broker System), the IGB2B interface for Offer Generic was implemented together with Allianz as the first insurer in Switzerland.
This means that a continuous process chain is now available from the submission proposal to the new business, which will be continuously improved in the next versions. ...
alabus is a dox42 certified partner
The partnership with dox42 was further expanded and we have now been an official dox42 certified partner for some time. This optimally supports our customers in their communication and standard reports.
What is dox42?
dox42 is a comprehensive software package for document creation and data integration - flexible, powerful and intuitive. ...
Partnership alabus and Parashift
alabus ag is a leading Swiss manufacturer of standard software for the insurance market. A large number of well-known customers trust in the expertise of alabus, especially when it comes to optimizing their document centered business processes.
The alabus team, which consists of IT and process management experts, combines many years of experience in the areas of process optimization and automation as well as information technologies with profound industry knowledge. ...
alabus IBS 7.8
Within the scope of the enhancements in the alabus IBS (Insurance Broker System) the invoice verification process is now fully digitally supported.
Scanned invoices are recognized by AI (Artifictional Intelligence), checked and rejected by rules or made available in the customer portal to the policyholder fully automatically for payment.
With this enhancement, it is now possible to handle paper and/or digital invoices via one dialog.
epona, with its new animal insurance and online sales process, has been nominated for HZ Insurance's innovation award.
With the flexible solution of alabus insurance as core system, epona was able to launch the product and thus qualify for the innovation award.
The ASSEPRO Group, a leading independent brokerage company in the risk and provision business for KUM with 17 local locations, has significantly contributed to the further development of alabus IBS in the areas of controlling, sales, clients, archiving, finance, output management and claims management.
alabus IGB2B Connector
Thanks to alabus IGB2B Connector, Vaudoise now serves premium, reminder and provisioning in version 5.2 via the Eco-Hub. alabus IGB2B Connector was launched last autumn to address the non-life sector, but this channel has now been expanded accordingly. ...
As a customer, I want a secure and easy login to a Internet site. These requirements are followed by a digital signature and a corresponding expression of will to my partners or customers. With the next version of alabus process share, which will be available in autumn 2020, these basic functionalities can be provided in our solutions like alabus IBS or alabus insurance. ...
With Born Consulting another company works with alabus IBS. Born Consulting, which is specialized in risk analysis and insurance concepts in the pension field, has contributed significantly to the further development of alabus IBS in the areas of controlling, sales, output management and claims management.
K-Tipp Legal protection insurance goes into production with the alabus insurance platform - a standard legal protection solution that includes all insurer processes of the customer master data, product management, policy management, claims management and premium collection/claim payments. The solution will be up and running after 9 months from the project start.
After a longer evaluation phase, the ASSEPRO Group decided to go into the analysis and detail specification with alabus in order to implement alabus IBS as a future solution. The alabus solution is an open platform that can be easily integrated into existing surrounding systems (e.g. Office IGB2B or third party solutions) at a reasonable price-performance ratio. ...
As part of its digitization strategy, Vaudoise opts for the alabus connector. Vaudoise, which has supported the IG B2B standard since the beginning, is now using the know-how of alabus. By the introduction of the product, Vaudoise implements a time to market strategy in supporting this standard.
After a lengthy selection process, Born Consulting AG decided to replace its existing individual solution in the insurance brokerage business with the standard solution alabus IBS. As part of this replacement, the entire document creation process will be converted to Web technology and the integration into IG B2B will take place.
Würth Financial Services opted for alabus IBS in April 2018. In addition to functional enhancements that support Würth's specific processes, a financial integration into the parent company and a complete data migration has been implemented within the last 7 month. The new solution was put into operation on schedule at the beginning of the year 2019. Today, more than 60 employees are working with the new solution and extensions in sales are planned for the near future.
alabus IGB2B Connector
As part of its digitization strategy, the Gebäudeversicherung Bern opts for the alabus IGB2B Connector. GVB supports not only the digital exchange with its partners but also the Broker Initiative, which was launched by IG B2B in 2018. In addition to supporting an open standard, they primarily addresses process optimization for standardized data exchange between insurer and broker.
alabus IGB2B Connector
Helvetia, a major Swiss insurer, decides for the alabus IGB2B Connector. Helvetia supports the "Broker initiative" that was launched by IG B2B in 2018. Besides the support of an open standard, the implementation mainly furthers the digitalisation and optimisation of the processes that automate the standard data exchange between insurers and brokers.
The evolution of the alabus products into fully Web-based solutions means that "office" documents can no longer be created locally on the PC. With dox42 a partner was found who provides this functionality with the doxs42 product. During the next months "doxs42 document creation" will be added to all web-based alabus solutions.
The "Europäische Reiseversicherung" (ERV) extends its services with independent brokers and introduces a "broker portal" based on alabus insurance. In addition to complementary new broker services, the platform will also provide the interface to the IG B2B. All these elements increase efficiency and transparency, and also embrace the digitalisation of existing processes.
alabus IGB2B Connector
Kessler is the leading Swiss company for risk management, insurance consulting and occupational benefit planning.
In order to further optimize and digitalize the processes with business partners the alabus IGB2B Connector is used to implement the standard data exchange between Kessler and the insurers.
Walser Consulting AG was founded in 1971 with the aim of creating a neutral, independent insurance brokerage house and consultancy that would be in charge of its clients’ comprehensive insurance coverage and act on their behalf vis-à-vis insurance companies.
These professional services of the competent team will be even more efficient with alabus IBS. One of the major benefits is the use of the internet portal to integrate the customers into their processes.
1418 Coach with alabus association
Besides the processes of the Cantonal Sports Office the alabus association administration and internet platform now supports the project "1418 Coach".
The search and retention of voluntary sport coaches is a high priority of (sports) associations. The Sports Office of the Canton of Zurich therefore started the project 1418coach. With 1418coach 14- to 18-year olds are brought up to their first leadership tasks, and take over responsibility within the sports association. ...
Schumpf + Partner AG is an independent insurance broker in Zug, Switzerland. The professional service of the competent team will be even more efficient with alabus IBS. For example savings of up to 2 days in the processsing of the commissions ("courtage") become possible. ...
IG B2B Service Extension
alabus IBS (Insurance Broker System) is now available with further IG B2B DXP services. Communication bulletins of insurance companies are now downloaded and integrated automatically, and seamlessly presented to the employees (with links to the appropriate business objects where possible).
The city police of Zurich uses the online recruitment process with alabus HR. With a history of continuous improvement and optimisation of the recruitment process from the aspirant to the parking wardens the solution was finally completed with the addition of the online recruitment. With this last process element the whole process is now supported digitally and runs without media interruption for the HR specialists, the line managers and the applicants.
2008 was the first certification of alabus under the ISO 27001 norm (information security). The recertifications were regularly passed in the last 8 years, specifically for the software development.
With the coming into force of the new information, privacy and data protection law in the European union alabus is in this way ready and primed to guarantee the new protection of private data in our alabus process share solutions.
To provide customers during a case management with an additional communication channel, AGV KUV extended the existing accident insurance solution with a "chatting" module. The customer (i.e. their HR departments) are thus able in the context of an ongoing case, to specifically and securely initiate an information exchange that is direct, documented and uncomplicated. ...
Fully dynamic product module
Together with Epona, the market leader in animal assurance in Switzerland, a new, fully dynamic product module was added to alabus insurance. Pricing in animal insurance is complex since it's a combination of property and accident/disease insurance. With the new product module it is now possible for the customer to freely configure products "on the fly" and provide them through different sales channels and partners.
IGB2B was celebrating the launch of the new platform Giraffe for the broker members. The huge effort from alabus and WMC in the development of the first version Giraffe was especially mentioned during the launch presentation.
Further information: http://projekt-giraffe.ch/95/
Courtage Expo 2016
Together with WMC shows alabus their solution for insurers and brokers. alabus will be present on this event with alabus IBS (Insurance Broker System) for Lloyds brokers. More information can be found here: http://www.courtage-expo.ch/content/visitor_service/list_of_exhibitors/index_eng.html
The project Giraffe was launched at the beginning of the summer holidays and has already mastered the first hurdles successfully. In the last weeks the project team worked with high pressure on the solution. The first release was delivered as planned and has already passed its first tests successfully. A first presentation to selected insurers (Basler, AXA, Generali, Zurich and Allianz) has received a good response. More information can be found on www.projekt-giraffe.ch.
With the introduction of alabus associations the Swiss association FinanzPlaner starts using a new instrument for organisation, implementation and operation of its business. At the same time the Swiss Financial Planners Organization (SFPO), myFinancePro and the Association Suisse des Diplomés en Assurances (ASDA) were brought together on this same platform. ...
alabus IGB2B Connector
Industrialisation and an increase in efficiency are the main aspects to keep the operational costs under control. Swiss insurer Mobiliar decided to broaden the automated data exchange between broker and insurer with an additional channel. alabus IGB2B Connector was developed specifically for the electronic data exchange using the Swiss IG B2B standard.
Initial experience was acquired with the industrialisation of the mandate administration. ...
alabus insurer now includes additional MIS functionalities. The new features improve the operational demand for online reports on the performance and response times of the entire platform, and/or individual processes.
Furthermore the MIS also supports the business with trend anlyses and claims statistics (cost-duration triangles, etc.) in order to support the decision making with a suitable data basis.
On November 9th "IG B2B for Insurers + Brokers" hosted for the second time the "Broker Convent". As in the first event alabus was present with the products alabus IBS (the insurance broker system) and alabus connector (the connector for the insurer to the IG B2B). ...
After a thorough evaluations phase the associations ASDA (Schweizerische Vereinigung der diplomierten Versicherungsfachleute), FPVS (Finanzplaner Verband), SFPO (Swiss Financial Planners Organization) and MyFinancePro selected alabus associations. ...
With the committment to eKARUS alabus supports another partner who is active in the industrialisation. eKARUS is a forward-looking project of medical service providers, cost payers (e.g. insurances) and other actors in the health sector to standardise the administrative processes. The focus is on cost optimisation and efficiency (through standardised electronic data exchange). The
In order to further advance the industrialisation in the insurance industry and to simplify the data exchange between broker and insurer, SOBRADO Software AG and alabus entered a partnership.
The goal of this partnership is the active support of the IG B2B standardisation efforts.
As a member of the IG B2B (community of interest of "Swiss" brokers and associated stakeholders) alabus launches the new product alabus IBS light, in order to facilitate the adoption of the broker-to-insurer data exchange and industralisation of processes in a very attractive way.
Broker with less than 3 employees may use alabus IBS light as a service. ...
With the book "swiss made software - Public Innovation" there now is a publication with a focus on the ICT-subjects at the intersection of government, administration, new civil society and private enterprises.
With the Aargauische Gebäudeversicherung (page 40) and the Zürcher Kantonalverband für Sport (page 47) there are two alabus examples of innovative solutions that improve efficiency - thus achieve more with less money, or delivery a improved service with the same budget.
Case-management in place of administrative work - with the new application alabus insurance the Aargauische Gebäudeversicherung (AGV) said bye-bye to many manual work processes in the Cantonal Accident Insurance (KUV).
Everyone having an accident is relieved when his/her insurance quickly provides professional assisstance and case handling. ...
Orion, a leading Swiss legal protection insurance with branch offices all over Switzerland, decided to implement its new core insurance system with alabus and the standard insurance solution alabus insurance. The new system will cover all legal protection/liability products of orion. A structured and phased approach is used to replace the existing instruments step-by-step by standardized alabus modules.
alabus process share
The new version 4.2 of alabus process share is released with the new version of alabus CRM. Apart from the usula small improvements and corrections the framework now supports the swapping of metamodel objects. This functionality helps to swap all interface elements (e.g. views, panels, filters, functions, etc.) if this is necessary in the same solution for different roles and organisation units. ...
Austrian IPF registry
The alabus registry platform was selected by the Austrian Lung Fibrosis Association (ALFA) for the new IPF registry for Austria. With the first specific medications for IPF (Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis) coming to the market, e.g. from Intermune (now Roche), this registry will provide a central database for the collection of epidemiological and treatment information.
Together with an international insurance company and its Swiss presence alabus insurer will additionally support liability insurance products and services.
The focus is placed on the industrialisation of the sub-processes offering/submissions, policy generation, broker compensation and In-/Ex-Kasso. The products covered are institutional liabilities, professional liability of doctors and lawyers, as well as the coverage of fraud. ...
IG B2B reference implementation
As part of the continuous standardisation of the data exchange of the core processes between insurance companies and brokers in the Swiss market IG B2B awards the reference implementation of the file transfer to alabus.
This reference implementation will be made available for registered insurers and broker at no additional cost in order to allow a for quick and uncomplicated Know How transfer.
The IG B2B webservices support the standarddised data/file exchange between broker, BrokerGate and insurance. ...
Efficiency and effectiveness are a well covered topic since decades, especially concerning the service sector. In June 2014, SmartMedia presented a special magazine add-on in the Swiss daily Tagesanzeiger covering the following topics:
- Managed Services - what are they capable of
- Chances of e-business
- Managing business processes
- Interview with Prof. Dr. ...
Although the paperless office is prophesied for more than 20 years, too large amounts of paper are still produced. To make these documents available along end-to-end processes is paramount for an efficient processing. With the new document viewer module in alabus process share the process of scanning starting from the postal entry to the back office with inclusive support for classifying and mapping is now fully supported. ...
The Flemish Athletics Federation (Vlaamse Atletiekliga) put its new software for association, results and event management into operation. alabus association is available for over 100 clubs (individual suborganisations) and supports different processes like club changes, management of sport events or the administration of all results (and dynamic high score rankings) in an optimal way. ...
Anonymous reviews and audits
alabus registry - the Internet-based, secure study platform - now has the functionality for anonymous reviews (and audits).
Scientific findings in medical studies are possible only with necessary factual and statistical reviews. alabus registry now offers the basic functionality for anonymous reviews of case data by peers. The corresponding data extracts (and statistics) provide the basis for further analysis.
Swiss CRM Forum
alabus demonstrates at the Swiss CRM Forum (Stand A09) how customer-orientation and industrialisation can be realised in the insurance industry.
The insurance industry has the challenge to increase its customer orientation and at the same time to industrialise core processes. ...
Merging of Data
UBS Kids Cup requires a matching of the participants information to the achieved results. Since the girls and boys may run at various schooling- or association-organized events the merging and association of result and participant is crucial (e.g. no duplication of participants in the Cantonal results listings, etc.).
alabus associations 3. ...
Next generation Swiss PH CH registry
The next generation of the Swiss registry for pulmonary hypertension went into production.
With 8 years operational data on the occurence and treatment of the various aspects of pulmonary hypertension a new, improved and extended version of the Swiss registry for pulmonary hypertension was launched. The platform is based on alabus registry, a simple but encompassing registry and studies platform. ...
The «Congressi Stefano Franscini (CSF)» can be found in Ascona, surrounded by trees and flowers. The location of this international congress center of the ETH is the famous Monte Verità ("mountain of truth"). Since 25 years CSF-conferences are known globally for their internationality, their openness and mainly for their scientific excellence. ...
New insurance broker version
The new version alabus IBS 4.1 implements another service of IG B2B.
The automated document exchange between insurer and insurance broker, provided by the DXP service on the BrokerGate, is now possible.
The customer portal introduced with alabus IBS 4.1 ist complemented with this DXP service to allow an uninterrupted information exchange between customer, insurance broker and insurer. ...
Swiss Made Software
The label "swiss made software" was established in 2006 and in 2014 the first international publication on the Swiss software industry is available. alabus, as a supporting partner, provides the links to the digital versions in cooperation with "swiss made software". We wish you an entertaining read.
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AGV - Aargauer Gebäudeversicherung
As planned the Aargauer Gebäudeversichung (AGV) the new accident insurance solution goes productive after 12 month project work. The new solution, based on alabus insurance, optimally supports the processes of AGV. The operational infrastructure (hosting to full support) fully conforms to the AGV requirements and establishes a 360 degree solution delivered by a single provider.
In order to further professionalise the administrative processes in the area of the sports promotion outside the school based activities the "Kanton Zürich" uses alabus process share. The solution technically supports and integrates the application processes, projects, events and training.
skyguide - Pilotenportal
skyguide will roll-out its new integrated briefing solution skybriefing overnight from 18 to 19 November 2013. skybriefing replaces the well-known Homebriefing as the official and legally relevant product for flight preparation in Switzerland. The web application will render official services as well as additional services, for which there will be a charge. ...
The compliant functioning of IT solutions with todays amount of data is key to reach the operational business goals. IT solutions that are not compliant produce risks in terms of application to the business process, quality for the customer and unnecessary costs. This must be prevented. ...
Industry partnerships (German text)
Unternehmen werden zunehmend digital und setzen auf Portale über die Stake Holder Online einbezogen werden. Dies gilt für Kunden, Partner, Mitarbeiter und auch Zulieferanten, welche an einem Ort umfassende, sichere Serviceleistungen beziehen wollen.
Die Anforderung, Daten über Portale zeitnah für Kunden, Partner und Mitarbeiter zur Verfügung zu stellen, bedingt Industrie-Partnerschaften, mit denen standardisierte und sichere Serviceleistungen für Stake Holder on-demand produziert und professionell erbracht werden können. ...
The next generation alabus insurance broker 4.0 was released and successfully introduced in to the Swiss market.
The main new element is a modern customer portal that allows the direct online access to policies, documents and provides full support for damages- and accident-reporting and process tracking.