ISO's iiX Unit in Marketing Agreement with ACS to Provide Integrated Underwriting Report and Rating Information

COLLEGE STATION, TX, Oct. 26, 2005 — ISO's Insurance Information Exchange (iiX) unit, a leading provider of insurance underwriting information, is in a marketing agreement with Agency Computer Systems, Inc. (ACS) for insurers to easily access iiX's underwriting solutions through ACS's rating software. Under the agreement, iiX's suite of products, including A-PLUSTM auto and property claims history, credit scoring and motor vehicle records (MVRs), can be accessed using ACS2000 for Windows. iiX provides agents with critical auto and property underwriting reports, most of which are available instantly. Using ACS's comprehensive rating information, agents can access iiX reports while quoting policies.

'As independent agents and carriers require faster and more reliable information, iiX is well positioned to provide reports that help our customers manage their risks more efficiently. By making integration easier, ACS adds value to insurers by helping them manage their rating functions more efficiently and obtain underwriting reports," said Sean Quillivan, iiX general manager.

'Integrated underwriting reports from iiX, combined with underwriting edits in ACS2000, provide agents with the tools necessary for accurate point-of-sale quoting. Quotes and reports can then be uploaded to carriers for a single-entry workflow that minimizes errors and reduces costs," said Jeffrey Beauchamp, ACS vice president.

About Agency Computer Systems
Agency Computer Systems (ACS) is an independent software vendor serving the insurance industry since 1979. ACS has a proven track record of delivering leading-edge, easy-to-use, single-entry rating software and providing accurate and timely rates, exemplary customer service and overall customer satisfaction. To learn more about ACS products and services, call 1-800-227-4310 or visit

About Insurance Information Exchange (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

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. Clients 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.

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