GE Transportation Named Top 100 Logistics Technology Provider for Ninth Consecutive Year
ATLANTA – May 6, 2014 – GE Transportation (NYSE: GE), a global provider of innovative rail products and services, today announced that Inbound Logistics magazine has selected it as one of the 2014 Top 100 Logistics Technology Companies for the ninth consecutive year.
“GE Transportation has consistently been named a top logistics technology provider for offering customizable and connected enterprise solutions to satisfy our readers’ needs. Their innovative software solutions deliver customer value and productivity by improving asset, operations and network performance,” explained Felecia Stratton, editor of Inbound Logistics.
GE Transportation provides software and solutions that drive automation, reduce operating costs, and optimize networks and operations. Software as a Service and licensed offerings provide solutions across the entire transportation network for railroads, shippers, intermodal terminals, and repair shops.
- Railroad transportation management, revenue management, and car hire accounting
- Rail network optimization and yard planning
- Intermodal terminal operations
- Wayside asset management, tests, inspections, and compliance reporting
- Railcar maintenance management and repair
- Rail supply chain visibility, execution, and planning
“It is an honor to be recognized as a top logistics technology provider,” said Peter Thomas, RailConnect™ 360 Commercial Leader. “GE has made a $1 billion investment on software development to produce technology for the Industrial Internet. This allows us to deliver new, enhanced offerings to the industrial rail transportation industry, RailConnect™ 360. RailConnect™ 360 gives our customers technologies that utilize big data analytics to give real-time access to critical information so freight moves faster and more intelligently. “
Annually, Inbound Logistics recognizes top logistics technology companies that support and help deliver logistics excellence by providing best-in-class software offerings.