Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Penn National Insurance brings rich mobile experience to its policyholders with an extensive set of self-service features offered by Jarus Customer Center

Harrisburg, PA – February 1, 2014

Penn National Insurance is leveraging the Jarus Mobile solution to address the explosive growth of smartphones and mobile devices, to meet the rapidly growing expectation of policyholders to have ready access to their policy information using these well connected devices.

Jarus Customer Center is a ready-to-deploy customer self-service solution for Insurers. It is set of highly customizable, native applications for iPhone, Android and Windows
Phone with a rich set of features such as Policy Inquiry, Online Payment, Accident Help, Submit Claim, and Policy Documents.

Penn National Insurance is customizing and branding the mobile solution and integrating it with their core backend systems using existing web services. “This approach has reduced our time to market considerably, while not investing substantial resources in a mobile platform initiative” said Tim Caskey, Director of Enterprise Architecture at Penn National Insurance. “We wanted to provide a sound user experience to our policyholders while learning the complexities and support required to deploying a mobile application”.

The enterprise class Jarus Mobile solution is purpose-built to suit the specific needs of the insurance industry. It supports multitude of personal and commercial P&C lines. “In addition to the rich and native mobile apps covering all popular platforms, the real strength of Jarus Mobile solution is its overall architecture including secure middleware and the Jarus Mobile API for integrating with carrier backend”, said Sundar Vallinayagam, CEO of Jarus technologies.

Designed by Jarus for the Insurance industry, Jarus Mobile API is a set of standards based, language neutral RESTful services. These RESTful services facilitate multiple devices, using different languages and technologies to communicate with the carrier backend in a secure manner.

About Penn National Insurance

Penn National Insurance is a leading provider of insurance products including personal auto and homeowners insurance, and a diversified portfolio of business insurance products. The company ranks among the top 100 insurance carriers by premium volume, out of more than 1,000 US-based insurance companies. Headquartered in Harrisburg, Pa., since its founding in 1919, the company sells in 11 states through independent insurance agencies.

About Jarus Technologies

Jarus Technologies is a leader in new business and policy administration solutions for P&C insurance. Since its inception, Jarus has brought to market innovative products in the areas of Policy Administration, Mobile applications for Insurance, Self-service portals and several application frameworks. In addition, Jarus has implemented a number of award winning custom solutions for its customers. Jarus is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. www.jarustech.com

For additional information, please contact:

Bala Kumar
Jarus Technologies
681 Andersen Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
mobile@jarustech.com
412-922-5432 x352