5 Manufacturing Trends that will Shape the Market in 2015

Greater automation and investment driven by accelerated production cycles and advanced technology will continue to revolutionize the industry


As 2015 approaches, it’s time to look ahead at emerging trends that will impact 21st century manufacturing around the globe. The entire supply chain ecosystem — encompassing manufacturers, distributors and retailers — is undergoing a business transformation. This is in response to changing dynamics involving shifting consumer expectations, time to market and intense global competition that is being dictated by the rising Internet and mobile economies. Read more…

Property Exchange Australia Chooses Verizon to Secure Online Property Transactions

The Verizon solution will assist PEXA to establish identities across multiple systems and applications and create an integrated and auditable trail


Property Exchange Australia (PEXA) has chosen Verizon ‘smart credentials’ identity authentication solution to help secure its new national electronic-conveyancing system. The new conveyancing system eliminates the need for purchasers to manually complete multiple forms and allows Land Registries, financial institutions and practitioners to transact online together, in real time. PEXA anticipates that the system will enable Australian consumers to finalize their transactions quicker, slashing processing times. Read more…

Verizon Enterprise Solutions Unveils Retail Index

Inaugural index to track online holiday retail patterns


***Verizon’s Retail Index will be updated regularly. New information will be posted on this page on Friday, November 28 at 9:30 am ET***

The official start to the U.S. holiday shopping season is here, and to help put things into perspective, Verizon Enterprise Solutions is launching the Verizon Retail Index.

Designed to identify online traffic patterns in the United States that Verizon attributes to consumer retail shopping activity, the Verizon Retail Index will measure average daily traffic and peak volumes from the Verizon IP network during the holiday season. Read more…

5 Connected Car Trends to Watch in 2015

In the coming year, many more mainstream automakers will adopt connected car and other advanced technologies


The car is quickly becoming the coolest mobile device we own — just ask the 16,000 decision makers and influencers attending the LA Auto show this week to discuss the latest technological advancements in connected cars. Among the trend spotters is Kevin Link, senior vice president at Verizon Telematics, who says that in 2015 more mainstream automakers will adopt connected car and other advanced technologies. Here are Link’s five auto technology trends to watch for in the coming year. Read more…

Verizon Identifies Key Enterprise-Technology Trends for 2015

Strategic network investments will help master the cloud, make sense of big data, and monetize the Internet of Things


Strategic network investments will be a major focus point for savvy CIOs in 2015, as companies seek to make sense of big data, transition to the cloud and monetize the Internet of Things (IoT), according to Verizon Enterprise Solutions’ list of top enterprise technology trends for 2015. In the coming year, enterprise organizations will also adopt technologies that drive business innovation and provide a strong platform for future growth. Read more…