iRise Gets Win With Insurance Firm

El Segundo-based iRise, a provider of software for helping companies prototype their web applications, said this week that it has scored a win at First American Title Insurance Company. Financial impact of the deal was not disclosed. iRise said that the insurance firm, which is a subsidiary of The First American Corporation, has chosen its products to visualize its software applications. iRise's tools are used to work through business and functional requirements of web applications, before they are actually implemented. iRise is backed by Morgan Stanley Venture Partners and Deutsche Bank.