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Running head: CASE STUDY: INVESTING IN TUFS 1 Case Study: Investing in TUFS Name of Student Wilmington University
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CASE STUDY: INVESTING IN TUFS 3 Case Study: Investing in TUFS Information Technology is a powerful tool for businesses of all kinds and requires investment to gain value. While investing in the Technical Underwriter Finance System (TUFS) proved to be more challenging and costly than Martin Drysdale predicted, there were numerous problems during implementation that did not help. Northern Insurance invested into TUFS when new opportunities in the market opened up and implemented TUFS with the intention of replacing their traditional method of using a manual underwriting process. TUFS became the biggest investment made on a project by Northern Insurance with the company spending a maximum of its budget on the new system. While investing in TUFS was a good idea, the company failed to follow up with the development team after launch, resulting in a maximum loss for the organization and the system began to grow as a money pit. Some users continue to
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