Applied Systems applies technology to automate the insurance
industry -- from lone agent to large agency. The company helps
independent insurance agents become more efficient by minimizing
paperwork, streamlining workflows, and improving access to
information. The company's Applied Epic product is a cloud-based
agency management system designed to manage customer relationships,
policy and benefits administration, sales automation, and
accounting processes. Its Vision system provides large carriers
with automated billing, policy and claims processing, and reports.
DORIS provides small brokers with a hosted system. Applied Systems
is owned by private equity firm Hellman & Friedman .
Based in University Park, Illinois, Applied Systems has offices
in the US, Canada, Ireland, and the UK.
Sales and Marketing
Applied Systems focuses on the property and casualty agency
market. Insurance carriers including Chubb, Frankenmuth Mutual,
Liberty Mutual, Anthony Jones, and Safeco Insurance offer their
customers claims downloads through its TAM system. Applied Systems,
which serves some 5,000 business and about 72,000, also provides
consulting, customer support, and training services.
Applied has introduced products to keep pace with the desire of
insurance agents to be digital and mobile. Applied Epic is a
cloud-based application that helps personnel across an agency keep
track of pertinent information. In 2016, the company released
MobileInsured, a mobile app that helps agencies provide
Applied Systems extended its international operations into
Ireland with the 2016 acquisition of Relay Software.
Mergers and Acquisitions
In 2016, Applied Systems acquired Relay Software, a provider of
insurance software to insurers and brokers in the Republic of
Ireland. The acquisition expands company's international
The 2015 acquisition of SEMCAT expanded Applied Systems'
integrated rating products to the US market.