iiX and Maple Technologies in Marketing Accord to Provide Insurers Integrated Underwriting Solutions

COLLEGE STATION, TX, March 24, 2005 — ISO's Insurance Information Exchange® (iiXTM) unit, a leading provider of insurance underwriting information, has signed a marketing agreement with Maple Technologies to provide integrated underwriting solutions and policy and claims management services to insurers.

iiX is a premier provider of motor vehicle reports (MVRs), credit scoring, and A-PLUSTM auto and property claims history reports to the insurance industry. Maple Technologies is a custom software developer that designs ASP-based information systems and applications for property and casualty insurance carriers and managing general agents (MGAs).

The marketing agreement with Maple Technologies enables insurers and MGAs to access crucial underwriting information from iiX through Maple's Aspire Information System, which seamlessly blends essential third-party underwriting validation information within its web-based Aspire process.

Nicholas H. Teetelli, CEO of Maple Technologies, said, "We are excited about our marketing relationship with iiX. Our web-based Aspire Information System will now offer added value to insurance industry clients, providing 'on-the-go' access to third-party validation information for underwriting, such as MVRs. iiX brings a seamless and cost-effective solution to the Aspire technology platform, offering clients greater efficiency for their transactional processing needs."

"iiX is committed to integrating with solution providers like Maple Tech to ensure our products are available when and where our clients need them," said Sean Quillivan, iiX general manager.

For more information, contact Robby Hobbs of iiX at 1-800-299-7099, x8249, or by e-mail: rhobbs@iso.com; or Nicholas H. Teetelli of Maple Technologies at 732-863-5523, or by e-mail: teetelli@maple-tech.com.

About iiX
A member of the ISO family of companies, iiX is a premier provider of motor vehicle records to insurance professionals and employers. iiX also offers an assortment of underwriting reports to the insurance industry, as well as an array of employment screening services to the employment marketplace. Reports are available to customers through a variety of methods, including ExpressNet, an easy-to-use web-based solution. For more information, please visit www.iiX.com.

About ISO
ISO is a leading provider of products and services that help measure, manage and reduce risk. ISO provides data, analytics and decision-support solutions to professionals in many fields, including insurance, finance, real estate, health services, government and human resources. Professionals use ISO's databases and services to classify and evaluate a variety of risks and detect potential fraud. In the U.S. and around the world, ISO's services help customers protect people, property and financial assets.

About Maple Technologies
Maple Technologies is a custom software developer designing ASP-based information systems and applications for property and casualty insurance carriers and managing general agents. Our Aspire Information System offers customers "real-time" web-based business processing, and through technology partnerships with organizations like iiX, we offer added value to our clients by integrating transactional solutions into their application needs. For more information, please visit www.maple-tech.com.

Release: Immediate

Contacts:
Giuseppe Barone / Erica Helton
MWW Group (for ISO)
201-507-9500
gbarone@mww.com / ehelton@mww.com

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