San Mateo, CA – Texas Mutual Insurance Company and Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE) recently announced that Texas Mutual has chosen Guidewire Cloud to power its core operations. A Guidewire customer since 2014, the company originally implemented Guidewire in a self-managed, on-premises mode. Transitioning to Guidewire Cloud will enable Texas Mutual to simplify its IT operations, adapt more quickly to changing market demands, and deliver more value to policyholders.
“Guidewire has been a vital part of Texas Mutual’s core business operations and Guidewire Cloud extends that relationship, enabling us to leverage more of Guidewire’s offerings and derive ongoing benefits more quickly as Guidewire’s solutions continue to evolve,” said Mike Stubblefield, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Texas Mutual. “We will also be ideally positioned to leverage the best-in-class partners that are a part of the Guidewire PartnerConnect ecosystem and Marketplace to help achieve our business goals and significantly enhance our offerings and capabilities at an accelerated pace.”
Jeannette Sprague, Vice President, Core Digital Solutions, Texas Mutual, said, “For many years, Texas Mutual has offered first-class online capabilities to its agents and customers. Guidewire Cloud will provide the architecture combined with embedded digital capabilities so that our business can become more agile and accelerate delivery of value to our agents and customers. Because Guidewire assumes responsibility for system maintenance, we expect to gain efficiencies across IT, enabling our developers to focus on delivering business capabilities and innovations that are market- and/or customer-differentiating.”
“We welcome Texas Mutual to the Guidewire Cloud,” said Frank O’Dowd, Chief Sales Officer, Guidewire Software. “We are pleased by the organization’s vote of confidence in our cloud services capabilities and applaud its mission of helping build a stronger, safer Texas by protecting businesses and their best assets – their people.”