Lean Times Leads to Fewer Providers

Adams, John
December 2009
Bank Technology News;Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p10
Trade Publication
The article discusses the five-year deal signed by Manulife Financial Corp., the largest insurance company in North America, with Verizon Business to merge and standardize the 380 billion dollars of the institution's networks. Verizon Business handles a portfolio of 260,00 security network and hosting devices throughout about 4,200 customer networks. Michael Holland, Verizon's vice president, states that the deal will help Manulife speed up network standardization.


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