Germania Insurance Transforms its Business with Guidewire Cloud

The Texas P&C Insurer will use Guidewire Cloud to increase business agility and deliver greater value to its members.

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Germania Insurance, a Brenham, Texas-based property/casualty insurer, and Guidewire (San Mateo, Calif.) announced that Germania has successfully migrated its Guidewire InsuranceSuite self-managed environment to Guidewire Cloud. Germania’s goal is to continue expanding digital capabilities, offer new innovations to its members, and simplify IT operations, according to a Guidewire statement. Germania has moved most of its lines of business to Guidewire Cloud which, in the near future, will include commercial general liability and business auto, the statement says. Germania has been a Guidewire customer since 2014.

“We migrated our Guidewire systems to the cloud so we can spend less time on maintenance and focus more on digital and customer-facing initiatives,” comments Tim Tarnowski, VP and CIO,  Germania. “Guidewire Cloud enables us to stay current on Guidewire’s latest technology, enhances our business continuity with 24/7 availability, and provides better security and resilience against external risks.”

Michael Mahoney, Head of Services, Guidewire.

“Since moving to Guidewire Cloud, the cloud operations monitoring capabilities are helping us better address product and customer issues,” says Prasad Puligundla, Director, Application Development and DevOps, Germania. Also, we are able to leverage vendor integrations to augment our business processes and enhance our customer digital experience.”

“We congratulate Germania Insurance on its successful Guidewire Cloud deployment,” comments Michael Mahoney, Head of Services, Guidewire. “We are excited to see the company transform its business in the cloud to continue its 127-year commitment of offering innovations to its members and providing the insurance Texans trust.”

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at or (503) 936-2803.

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