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Prediction Series: Interview with Anurag Kahol, CTO and Co-Founder at Bitglass

Hi Anurag. Tell us about the biggest disruptions that you see happening in 2020. We will see an increase in the number of M&A deals in 2020. In fact, 79 percent of respondents to Deloitte’s M&A trends 2019 report expect the number of deals they close to rise in the next 12 months – up from 70 percent last year. Consequently, companies need to learn from the headaches faced by Marriott in 2018 when it acquired Starwood and inherited a breach of guest data. Security needs to be a key component of any M&A…

Anura Awarded TAG Certified Against Fraud Seal by the Trustworthy Accountability Group

Fraud Seal Certification Demonstrates Anura's Leadership in Raising Industry Standards, Strengthens Its Solutions for Fortune 1000 Companies Anura, a leading provider of ad fraud protection solutions, is excited to announce that it has been awarded the TAG Certified Against Fraud Seal by the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG). After achieving the TAG certification with independent validation by a third-party auditor, Anura's platform is well-positioned to be marketed to larger brand-name companies, increasing its market…

MarTech Interview with Rich Kahn, CEO, Anura.io

"If you have an ad fraud problem, you’re going to allocate a lot of time and money to traffic generation only to waste money, tarnish your reputation, and increase your TCPA compliance risk." Tell us about your role and mission to educate others on the dangers of ad fraud. I’ve been fighting ad fraud since the late ‘90s. While at an AdTech NYC tradeshow in 2000, I woke up and told the person I was rooming with, “I think I can solve ad fraud.” I wrote a little piece of code, 69 lines of code. At the time, it was very…

Prediction Series 2019: Interview with Rich Kahn, CEO and Founder, Anura.io

What opportunities and challenges did you and/or Anura identify at the start of the 2018 and have things worked out as planned? At the beginning of 2018, the challenge was identifying where we fit into the market best. Based on how we built our model, we knew our accuracy level was higher than anything else, which is why we launched Anura as a standalone model. But we wanted to figure out where did we fit best: programmatic or performance based? We needed to determine where was our niche. We were coming late to the…

CAKE by Accelerize Announces Partnership with Leading Fraud Detection Provider Anura.io

Anura Partnership Delivers Cake Customers with Seamless Access to Innovative Technology for Identifying Bots and Fraudulent Traffic, Further Expands CAKE’s Digital Marketing Ecosystem Accelerize and its digital marketing software division CAKE announced a partnership with Anura's advertising fraud protection software. Providing CAKE customers seamless access to a solution for identifying advertising bots and suspicious activity, Anura is available now as an integration with CAKE’s entire suite of enterprise SaaS marketing…

Anura Empowers LeadThink Fight Ad Fraud with Deep Analytics Reporting

eZanga CEO, Rich Kahn Spoke About How LeadThink Used Anura and Found That  Insight Into Organizational Ad Fraud Increased Dramatically Anura, a leading ad fraud and PPC fraud detection software made by eZanga, published a report on how their client, LeadThink, gained significantly from Anura's robust analytics platform. LeadThink used Anura for several months and found that the organizational ad fraud insight increased dramatically. Read More: Here is What’s Wrong With CRM Ophir Laizerovich, President and…

Parks Associates: 41% of Us Broadband Households Concerned About Hackers Accessing Their Devices

Parks Associates and PSA Certified highlight importance of device security and standard frameworks in industry webinar Parks Associates research reveals 41% of US broadband households are concerned about hackers getting access to their devices. With concerns higher among households without smart home devices, these fears could contribute to reluctance among consumers to purchase these devices. The international research firm will address the importance of establishing device security standards and certifications in the…

Aureus Analytics Announces DONNA, an Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics Platform for Independent Agencies

Aureus Analytics offers an AI and data analytics platform that helps independent agencies leverage their data to grow and retain their business while delivering an improved customer experience to their policyholders Aureus Analytics, a global artificial intelligence technology company that provides customer experience solutions to the insurance industry is pleased to announce the launch of its new platform, DONNA. Developed with leading insurance industry experts, DONNA was designed specifically for independent agencies…

Data Privacy Day: Selected Quotes and Insights from the Industry Leaders- Part 2

Part 1 of the Data Privacy Day Quotes Series featured interesting quotes and insights from technology leaders. We will continue the story here in Part 2 and in Part 3, respectively. Last month, Sourcepoint announced the launch of an OTT compliance solution. It was created as part of its ‘Consent Everywhere’ commitment. This enshrines Sourcepoint's commitment to capturing consumer privacy preferences within Connected TV environments. We found an instant connection between Sourcepoint CEO Ben Barokas' insights on Data…

Data Privacy Day: Selected Quotes and Insights from the Industry Leaders- Part 1

28 January is celebrated as the International Data Privacy Day. CCPA came into effect from 1 January 2020. China implemented the Password Law from the start of the new year. These recent developments reveal the heightened efforts to secure customer data and provide online internet users with data privacy. Every company is slated to become a Big Data processor, either using Big Data or producing tons of it. According to a report, its the number of zeroes in Big Data that will boggle your mind - G2 puts it at more than…

H2O.ai Inducted into Highly Selective Credit Suisse Disruptive Technology Recognition Program

Wall Street Endorses H2O.ai's Vision to Democratize AI  H2O.ai, the open source leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), announced that Credit Suisse has selected it as a member of its 2019 Disruptive Technology Recognition (DTR) Program. Credit Suisse's DTR Program recognizes the top companies who are disrupting traditional IT with new, visionary, and innovative approaches. "At Credit Suisse, technology innovation is key to providing the best user experience and for our customers and…

Tipalti Adds New Partnerships with Kodella, Escalon Services, and YayPay

Tipalti, the leading global payables automation platform, announced three new strategic partnerships to modernize the finance operations at high-growth companies. The partners include Kodella, an Oracle NetSuite implementation company, Escalon Services, a provider of essential back-office business services, and YayPay, an accounts receivable (AR) automation software provider. With over 20 years of technical experience, Kodella has used its expertise in NetSuite implementations to run projects that help grow businesses. In…

Airports are Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Take Some Stress Out of Holiday Travel

With Thanksgiving and Christmas Just Around the Corner, Airports Are Turning to AI Companies like Zensors to Help Relieve Passenger's Travel Stress Air travel, whether for business or pleasure has become a regular part of millions of Americans' lives and so has the hassle and stress that flying through crowded US airports poses to travelers. From the mad dash for parking at the airport to the long lines at security checkpoints to navigating long crowded airport concourses air travel is not for the faint of heart.…

Mobikon Raises US$ 12.5 Million Series B Round led by Binny Bansal

A Company which started as a customer engagement platform for the restaurants, is now transforming into a 360 degree Data Exchange platform for the F&B ecosystem. With over 6 years of experience in this ever evolving vertical, Mobikon is operating in 5 countries with 6000+ restaurants, on their platform. The company is now looking to transform its offering into a data exchange platform which will positively impact the F&B eco-system globally, keeping the restaurant business at the core. Read Also: Future of Brand…

Fetch Robotics Secures Funding to Meet Rapidly Increasing Demand for Its Market-Leading Cloud Robotics Solution

On-Demand Automation Solution Gaining Mainstream Adoption With Leading Logistics Providers Fetch Robotics, the pioneer of on-demand automation, announced a Series C round of funding in the amount of $46 million. The round was led by Fort Ross Ventures, with additional participation from CEAS Investments, Redwood Technologies, TransLink Capital and Zebra Ventures. All existing investors – O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Softbank Capital and Sway Ventures – also participated in this round. Fetch Robotics now…

ada Strengthens Its Leadership Team as It Doubles Its Headcount

The diverse new line-up brings ada closer to positioning itself as the agency of the future ada, the largest company in Asia that integrates data, insight, media & content to deliver business outcomes, has announced multiple appointments to enhance its leadership team. With operations in 9 countries across South Asia and Southeast Asia, ada is backed by the Axiata Group and Sumitomo Corporation. Marketing Technology News: Will Salesforce Customer 360 Arrival Push CRMs and DMPs Out of Equation in 2020? It has…

Bitglass Raises $70 Million to Monitor and Secure Employee Devices

Bitglass, a Campbell, California-based startup developing a cloud service that helps to protect corporate data, announced that it’s raised $70 million in series D funding from new investor Quadrille Capital and existing investors FutureFund, New Enterprise Associates, Norwest, and Singtel Innov8, bringing its total venture capital raised to around $150 million. It follows on the heels of a $25 million series B in 2014 and a $45 million funding round in January 2017, as well as a $10 million series A in 2013, shortly after…

Suning to Showcase Latest in AI-Based Smart Retail and Smart Home Innovation at CES 2019

China's Largest Omni-Channel Retailer to Attend January Event in Las Vegas Suning, the commercial giant ranked second in China's top non-state-owned enterprises and owners of Suning.com, a Fortune Global 500 retail company, will showcase its leading omni-channel operations and innovations in the fields of Smart Retail and Smart Home at CES 2019 in Las Vegas next week. Suning's booth, which is themed 'Suning — China's Largest Omni-channel Retailer' and located at Booth 26030 at LVCC S2 Area, will bring visitors …

Gary Vaynerchuk and VaynerMedia Announce Newly-Added Speakers and Additional Programming for Second Annual Agent2021 Conference

Conference Educates Real Estate, Auto, Insurance & Mortgage Professionals on Social Media and Digital Marketing Innovation; Takes Place 17 Jan. 2019 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL Highly successful serial entrepreneur and VaynerX Chairman Gary Vaynerchuk, along with his digital agency VaynerMedia, have just announced additional speakers and programming to their impressive lineup for the second annual Agent2021, a one-day conference educating real estate, auto, insurance and mortgage agents and brokers about…

Informatica Announces Cloud Analytics Modernization Solution With Tableau Powered by Amazon Web Services

Accelerating Cloud Analytics With Some of the Industry's Leading iPaaS, Data Catalog, and Analytics Solutions Informatica, the enterprise cloud data management leader, announced a complete, out-of-the-box cloud analytics modernization solution with Tableau, powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS), designed for enterprises looking to make the most of AWS in their analytics deployments. This new cloud analytics modernization solution includes integrated data cataloging, cloud data integration, data warehousing, and visual…