KnowledgeCenter the market leading business process solutions provider to the Insurance and Re-Insurance industry has announced that PWS have bought an Enterprise licence of their Knowledge Management product Kcenter.
Kcenter is an integrated document management and workflow system designed to deliver powerful, scalable applications over an Internet infrastructure. Based on proven Microsoft technology, including SQL Server, Kcenter is a relatively low cost solution that enables both Brokers and Underwriters to streamline their document management and business process (workflow) needs and quickly and easily build their Intranets and Business Portals.
Kcenter has been selected to initially develop the new PWS Intranet and Business Portal it has also been selected to underpin the companies process management (workflow) and repository (document management) requirements going forward. Most importantly it is intended that the technology will support all of the PWS offices globally.
Commenting on the decision to select Kcenter; Peter Chapman Group Finance Director of PWS said;
“It is our stated aim at PWS to provide its staff and business partners with the most professional service levels possible. To this end we see technology as key in supporting our Broking team’s ability to deliver the service to which we aspire. Prior to selecting Kcenter we undertook an extensive review of the products available in the marketplace, in our opinion Kcenter stood out not only for functionality and value but importantly for ease of use. This aligned to KnowledgeCenter’s expertise in the Insurance sector made them an ideal partner for us."
Commenting on the acquisition KnowledgeCenter’s Managing Director Kevin Osborn said;
“This is a significant win for KnowledgeCenter. PWS are acknowledged as one of the shining stars in the London and International Insurance and Re-Insurance markets. Their desire to provide the highest standards of service to their clients is in complete synergy with our own and I am confident that this purchase is the beginning of a long and mutually beneficial partnership between our two companies.”