Press Release

Endurance Specialty Holdings Selects Guidewire Products for Underwriting, Policy Administration, Claims Management, and Billing

Guidewire InsuranceSuite™ to provide a foundation on which global specialty Property/Casualty insurer can grow its business

FOSTER CITY, Calif., October 31, 2014

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to Property/Casualty (P/C) insurers, today announced that Endurance, a global specialty provider of P/C insurance and reinsurance, has selected Guidewire InsuranceSuite™ as its new platform for underwriting, policy administration, claims management, billing, and rating.

Endurance Specialty selected InsuranceSuite as the technology platform on which to grow its specialty insurance business. The company was attracted to the maturity of Guidewire’s products and its track record of global implementation success.  Endurance Specialty will be rolling out InsuranceSuite by product segment, starting with Guidewire ClaimCenter®.

“We are pleased to welcome Endurance Specialty to the Guidewire family as an InsuranceSuite customer,” said Steve Sherry, group vice president, Americas Sales, Guidewire Software. “We are looking forward to working with them to help them meet their core system transformation goals.”

Guidewire InsuranceSuite powers the mission-critical operations of property/casualty insurers competing in today’s market. The suite was designed using a modular approach, enabling insurers to select individual applications — Guidewire PolicyCenter®, Guidewire BillingCenter® and Guidewire ClaimCenter®— or a pre-integrated set, driven by their requirements and priorities. InsuranceSuite provides the flexibility insurers need to deliver insurance the way they want to, by rapidly delivering better products and service to their policyholders and agents, while improving underwriting discipline and lowering operational costs.

About Guidewire Software

Guidewire delivers the industry platform that Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon to adapt and succeed in a time of accelerating change. We provide the software, services, and partner ecosystem to enable our customers to run, differentiate, and grow their business. We are privileged to serve more than 380 companies in 34 countries. For more information, please visit www.guidewire.com. Follow us on Twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.