Alliance Data Releases 2020 ESG Performance Report; Provides Update on Three-Year Sustainability Goals

Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS) a leading global provider of data-driven marketing, loyalty and payment solutions, today released its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Performance Report. The report showcases progress the Company made against three-year sustainability goals set in 2017, and key findings from its second stakeholder perception survey, or materiality assessment, which will guide the next phase of Alliance Data's evolving ESG strategy. "Alliance Data continues to take a principled…

Nesten Joins OnGo Alliance to Expand Its Community-Driven Communications Ecosystem with 4G LTE and 5G NR Capabilities in the CBRS spectrum

Nesten, a wireless network developer with expertise in community-driven blockchain technology and distributed edge computing and storage, has joined the OnGo Alliance, a collaborative organization of industry leaders committed to building 4G LTE and 5G NR wireless networks in the shared CBRS spectrum. As a member of the OnGo Alliance, Nesten is again redefining the boundaries of large-scale, open-source wireless communications platforms with a full suite of innovative wireless technologies. Marketing Technology News:…

Matterport Launches Program for Partners to Build and Commercialize Apps and Integrations on its Spatial Data Platform

Company expands its global reach across industries by empowering an ecosystem of developers and industry partners with its new Platform Partner Program Matterport, Inc., the leading spatial data company driving the digital transformation of the built world, today publicly launched its Platform Partner Program for businesses looking to create and monetize apps and integrations with its market-leading platform. In the last six months, more than 50 partners have signed up to access Matterport's developer tools, and the…

Informatica Announces New Data Loading And Advanced ELT Integrations With Snowflake

Informatica®, the enterprise cloud data management leader, today announced tighter integrations with its Intelligent Data Management Cloud and Snowflake, the Data Cloud Company, to advance ELT capabilities and offer native support for Snowflake's Java User Defined Functions (UDF) to enterprise customers. As a Snowflake Partner of the Year (2020), Informatica has helped hundreds of joint customers successfully manage their data in the cloud with best-in-class analytics and data governance at scale. Today's announcement is an…

Alteryx Featured at Snowflake Summit 2021 for Analytics and Data Science Automation

Alteryx Products Integrate with Snowflake's Snowpark and Partner Connect to Speed Development and Execution of Cloud-Based Analytic Workloads Alteryx, Inc., the Analytics Automation company, today announced a deeper integration with Snowflake, the Data Cloud company, via its newly introduced Snowpark Accelerated Program and Snowflake Partner Connect, which now makes Alteryx directly accessible via Snowflake's platform. The addition of Snowpark and Partner Connect together provides organizations with advanced and extensible…

Abry Partners Announces Sale Of Sentry Data Systems For $400 Million

Abry Partners, a leading Boston-based private equity firm, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Sentry Data Systems, Inc., the nation's leader in pharmacy procurement, compliance and utilization management, to Craneware plc (AIM: CRW.L), a market leader in Value Cycle solutions for the U.S. healthcare market for $400 million. Sentry Data Systems, Inc., headquartered in Deerfield Beach, Florida, is a leading provider of SaaS solutions which simplify the complexity of pharmacy procurement,…

Fobi Appoints Former NielsenIQ VP of Strategic Alliances North America, Richard Lee as SVP of Strategy & Corporate Development to…

Key hiring will further strengthen the stellar Fobi senior management team and will immediately accelerate Fobi’s growth in the Retail and CPG space Fobi AI Inc., a global leader in providing real-time data analytics through artificial intelligence to drive customer activation and engagement, is pleased to announce that Fobi has appointed Richard Lee, former VP of Strategic Alliances at NielsenIQ, as its new SVP of Strategy & Corporate Development. Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview with Steve Daheb, Chief…

Deloitte and Teradata Team to Help Customers Leverage the Cloud, Accelerate Digital Transformation

Deloitte is a preferred systems integrator for the multi-cloud data platform Teradata Vantage Today Deloitte and Teradata, announced a joint initiative to help mutual customers migrate their on-premise data management and analytics environments to the Teradata Vantage multi-cloud data platform. Deloitte, a preferred systems integrator for Vantage, will collaborate with Teradata to take the complexity out of data migration and equip organizations with the advanced capabilities of the future on cloud. Marketing Technology…

Alliance Data Stockholders Elect Karin Kimbrough to Board of Directors

Company's multi-year board refreshment plan continues to enhance diversity of knowledge, skills, gender, race/ethnicity and experience Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS) a leading global provider of data-driven marketing, loyalty and payment solutions, has announced the  election of Karin J. Kimbrough to its board of directors. Ms. Kimbrough was elected at the Company's Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held Thursday, May 27, along with nominees Ralph J. Andretta, Roger H. Ballou, John C. Gerspach, Jr., Rajesh…

Databricks Unveils Delta Sharing, the World’s First Open Protocol for Real-Time, Secure Data Sharing and Collaboration Between…

Today, at the Data + AI Summit, Databricks announced the launch of a new open source project called Delta Sharing, the world's first open protocol for securely sharing data across organizations in real time, completely independent of the platform on which the data resides. Delta Sharing is included within the open source Delta Lake project, and supported by Databricks and a broad set of data providers including Nasdaq, ICE, S&P, Precisely, Factset, Foursquare, SafeGraph, and software vendors like Amazon Web Services…

DataVisor Gains Momentum, Expects Rapid Growth As Demand Intensifies

Leader in AI-powered fraud solutions closes fiscal year following multiple executive hires and recognitions from Gartner, IDC and Forbes DataVisor, the leading fraud detection company with solutions powered by transformational AI technology, today announced that it has closed its current fiscal year in the midst of accelerated growth and momentum. Ramping up to meet the rising demand for AI-powered fraud and risk solutions, the company has added seasoned leaders to the C-suite and new hires across…

Spire Expands Machine Learning and AI Efforts to Improve Predictive Data Capabilities

Satellite-as-a-service company extends machine learning, neural network, and AI processing efforts, aiming to boost weather forecasting, advanced modeling Spire Global, Inc. announced today significant breakthrough processing wins for the Company, having recently launched multiple novel computing platforms for artificial intelligence (“AI”) processing, including “Brain in Space”, an on-the-ground simulated testbed replicating Spire’s LEMUR 3U platform. The testbed includes multiple embedded edge AI/ML…

ISG Forms Partnership with Re:infer to Help Enterprises Derive Value from Conversational Data

Powered by AI, clients can analyze conversations to improve collaboration, efficiency, agility and customer service ISG Automation, the pure-play intelligent automation business of Information Services Group (ISG), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, said today it is partnering with Re:infer, a London-based provider of an AI platform solution that helps clients derive business value from analyzing both external and internal conversations. Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview…

Nexla Partners With Tableau To Simplify Data For Analytics

Tableau Users Benefit from No-Code, Reliable, Automated Data Nexla, the unified data operations company, today announced a partnership with Tableau, the world’s leading analytics platform. With this new partnership, Tableau users can power their analysis with automated data flows from internal data systems as well as external data from customers, partners, services, and suppliers. Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview with Adam Cason, Vice President, Global and Strategic Alliances at Futurex “Nexla…

Octopai Introduces Data Lineage XD, First Solution on the Market to Provide Advanced, Multidimensional Views of Data Lineage

Data Lineage XD  Provides Enterprises With the Most Complete, In-depth View of the Data Flow, Enabling Businesses to Drive Real Value from Data Octopai, the leader in metadata management automation, announced today that they are introducing Data Lineage XD, taking data lineage to the next level by providing the first advanced, multidimensional data lineage platform on the market. With Octopai’s Data Lineage XD, enterprises have a complete, in-depth view of data flow, enabling them to drive more value from their data assets.…

MarTech Interview with Adam Cason, Vice President, Global and Strategic Alliances at Futurex

Cloud computing and data security are two trending areas of interest not just for fintechs but also global tech companies in general, as the ongoing pandemic has taught us - these are now top priorities for most industries and businesses. Adam Cason, Vice President, Global and Strategic Alliances, Futurex shares more: _________ Hi Adam, we’d love to hear more about you and Futurex… Absolutely, and thank you for inviting us here. My name is Adam Cason and I’m responsible for Futurex’s global partnerships and…

Deloitte Becomes First Global Systems Integrator to Achieve UiPath Service Network Partner Certification

Deloitte today announced it is the first global systems integrator (GSI) to become a certified UiPath Service Network Partner. The organization joins an elite network of service delivery partners that carry out state-of-the-art robotic process automation (RPA) implementations with a certified level of quality and rigor. Marketing Technology News: BlueConic Recognized as Silver Stevie® Award Winner in 2021 American Business Awards "Certification as a UiPath Service Network Partner is a testament of our ability to…

Alliance Data’s Bread To Enable Point-of-Sale Lending for Fiserv Merchant Clients

Alliance Data Systems Corporation , a leading provider of data-driven marketing, loyalty and payment solutions, announced its Bread division, a leading payments technology company that enables seamless checkout experiences for merchants and partners, will provide businesses using merchant acquiring services from Fiserv with access to Bread's turnkey point-of-sale lending products, including installment loan and buy now, pay later options. Bread will collaborate with Fiserv to enable a best-in-class suite of lending…

Extreme Sets New Standard for Cloud Networking Security, Advancing the Protection of Customer Data and Privacy

Extreme Networks, Inc. , a cloud-driven networking company, announced it is the only cloud networking vendor currently triple-certified to International Standards Organization (ISO) criteria for its adherence to information security management systems best practices and controls. ExtremeCloud™ IQ is now the industry's most comprehensively certified cloud network management platform, delivering customers the highest level of information security and data protection available, removing risk, and allowing them to move to…

Copper River IT and Jumio Form Strategic Alliance to Deliver AI-Powered Identity Verification to Federal, State and Local Governments

Jumio, the leading provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and eKYC solutions, announced a partnership with Copper River IT, a leading provider of program-focused advanced network/systems engineering solutions and enterprise support services serving the public and education sectors. Together, they will deliver online identity verification services that help government agencies and the public sector optimize online conversions, deter fraud and meet KYC, AML and data privacy requirements within an intuitive…