DocuSign Newsletter Features Gartner Research to Help Insurers Accelerate Business Using Electronic Signature Technology

Electronic Signature Technology Declared an Essential Element in True Straight-Through Application Processing

SEATTLE – August 24, 2010 – – DocuSign®, the market leader and global standard for electronic signature, today published a newsletter featuring Gartner research about the benefits of electronic signature technology in the insurance industry. DocuSign will be sharing this research through an online newsletter and webinar.

One of Gartner's key findings is that the use of electronic signatures is an essential element when creating a true straight-through process for application procedure. Gartner also recommends relying on an electronic signature solution that is "hardware-independent."

Research Title:

Best Practices for Global Life and P&C Insurers in Selecting Electronic Signature Solutions by Steven Leigh and Juergen Weiss


DocuSign Insurance Newsletter Featuring Gartner Research


DocuSign webinar on September 22 at 10 a.m. PT, hosted by Steve Woodworth, insurance and wealth management market director at DocuSign. Register at:


Learn how to increase placement ratios and reduce sales cycle with electronic signature technology, and why electronic signatures are becoming indispensable for life and property and casualty (P&C) insurers to support their electronic distribution and service channel strategies. In this research, Gartner summarizes key considerations for a request for proposal (RFP) that insurers should be aware of.

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View demos and download white papers and other collateral that discuss the legality of an electronic signature and how the DocuSign electronic signature service can complete a transaction in minutes.


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