Subject: Re: Creating Open Source Software for the Insurance Industry
From: Russell Nelson <>
Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2003 11:28:39 -0400

This sounds like a question for the Free Software Business mailing
list, rather than the open source initiative license approval
committee. is the submission address; is the subscription address.

James McGovern writes:
 > My employer has asked me to explore creation of open source software for the
 > insurance industry, specifically to explore a policy administration system.
 > I would love assistance with two things:
 > 1. The opportunity to talk with those who are also employed by insurance
 > companies that have an interest in minimally discussing the possibility of
 > developing open source software for our vertical
 > 2. A document that best explains the model in which it should be created.
 > Ideally written for senior executives who neither understand technology nor
 > open source.
 > Thanks in advance.
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