Project Description

A youthful development department on IBM i

Fremtind Forsikring AS operates as an insurance company in Norway, offering non-life and personal insurance policies for individuals and businesses.  Their core application runs on the IBM i platform, managing one million customers. The system is enhanced and maintained by a development department of more than 20 staff. As more and more developers reach retirement age, the IT department started recruiting young people – with surprisingly good results.

Case Study Highlights

  • Company: Fremtind Forsikring
  • Industry: Insurance
  • Challenge: Needed to hire new young developer talent and modernize development methods on IBM i
  • Solutions: ARCAD for DevOps

Customer Success

The combination of young and old means that we get both a better working environment and a better social environment. It’s good to have a stable platform, powerful tools and qualified people to manage all this.
Nina Zahedi Meier, Development Manager, Fremtind