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Audiens Bolsters Its Innovative Customer Data Platform with $8 Million Strategic Investment from Tech Giant NHN

The Audiens Customer Data Platform (CDP) gives digital marketers the ability to instantly personalize their data on their terms, get more out of their customer data and cut the waste from their advertising spend Audiens, a global independent customer data platform and audience management tool, has received an $8M (£6.5 M) cash investment from South Korea's NHN Corp. This is the first investment in a European technology company for NHN. The investment accelerates Audiens international expansion plans and strengthens the…

Choosing and Implementing the Right Customer Data Platform

If you’re reading this, you have most likely made the smart decision to implement a Customer Data Platform (CDP) for your business. You already know that a CDP will lead to better customer insights and experiences, as well as improved inter-departmental communication in the long run. But now you want to know which one of the many CDP vendors out there is best for your business, and how to then implement the platform successfully. 1. Assess Your Business Needs Do not skip this step or you will regret it dearly! Be honest in…

Corona Virus Closed the Gate to Mobile World Congress, but the Agile AI Tech Company Exacaster Found the Way to Launch Its Customer Data…

The cancellation of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2020 in Barcelona has left companies counting the cost of potential business losses. It can get extremely painful for smaller technology companies or even devastating for startups Exacaster, an AI-powered marketing automation software company from Lithuania (EU), has been waiting for exhibiting in the biggest mobile technology show for nearly 10 years. "We were dreaming to participate in MWC ever since we founded the company but managed to get ready for it only this…

Arm Treasure Data Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Excellence in the Customer Data Platforms Market

Arm Treasure Data CDP Enables Customers to Securely Unify Their Data for Driving More Personalized Customer Experiences Based on its recent analysis of the global customer data platforms (CDP) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Arm® Treasure Data™ with the 2019 Global Company of the Year, Award. In 2018, the UK-based, Arm acquired the California-based CDP provider, Treasure Data, and subsequently rebranded as Arm Treasure Data. Its powerful CDP enables marketers to gain insights and provides the foundation for…

ViewN Acquires Bimotics and Accelerates AI-Driven Customer Data Platform SaaS Product Offering

The strategic acquisition of Bimotics, a provider of big data tools on the Google Cloud Platform, and its intellectual property gives ViewN a huge product development boost and accelerates bringing a powerful AI-driven Customer Data Platform to market ViewN, provider of a SaaS-based AI-driven customer data platform (CDP), purchased Bimotics, creator of marvin, a big data tool for developers on the Google Cloud Platform. marvin stands for Massive Analytics Repository on a Very Intelligent Network, and was an easy way to…

New Study by Tealium Reveals the Customer Data Platform Landscape is Changing, and Organizations are Struggling to Navigate It

The report highlights how internal silos, changing data privacy laws and general confusion around what a CDP does are preventing companies from getting the most from their data. With the Customer Data Platform (CDP) space becoming more crowded than ever, there’s enormous confusion around what a CDP should do - as well as which CDP is right for each specific business or organization. Tealium, the market leader in the customer data platform industry, released the "Tealium State of the CDP Report 2020” which details…

Blueshift Identified as a Leader in G2’s Customer Data Platform and Marketing Automation Winter 2020 Grid Reports

G2's Dual Recognition Validates Blueshift's Mission To Provide The World's First Data Activation Solution Blueshift, the leading Customer Data Activation Platform, was identified as a leader in G2's Customer Data Platform (CDP) and Marketing Automation grids in the Winter 2020 report. The dual recognition validates Blueshift's accomplishment of providing the world's first data activation solution, which simultaneously offers the flexibility of a CDP and the intelligence of marketing automation in a single, scalable…

BlueConic Raises $13 Million Series B to Further Expand Its Global Footprint As the Preeminent Customer Data Platform of the Consumer…

Spring Lake Equity Partners Leads New Round of Funding to Fuel the Company’s Growth in Increasing Its Capacity to Meet Marketers’ Escalating Demand for First-Party Data Liberation BlueConic, the world’s leading pure-play customer data platform (CDP), announced it has closed a $13M Series B funding round led by new investor Spring Lake Equity Partners with contributions from existing investor Sigma Prime Ventures, as well as angel investors. Growing from an estimated $1B in 2019, spending on CDPs is projected to be in the…

BlueVenn’s Customer Data Platform (CDP) Capabilities Surpass Industry Benchmarks

According to Winterberry Group's Analysis, the Capabilities of BlueVenn's CDP Are Industry Leading; Report Provides Clarity as to What Core Capabilities a CDP Should Have and How They Deliver Best Value to Marketers BlueVenn, creators of a leading, award-winning Customer Data Platform (CDP), released a report by Winterberry Group finding BlueVenn's CDP's capabilities are industry leading. The report, "Customer Data Platform benchmark," analyzes the core and adjacent capabilities of CDPs, as well as providing…

Acquia to Acquire Customer Data Platform AgilOne to Deliver More Powerful Customer Experiences based on AI

Unifies customer data from disparate platforms; drives personal experiences across every channel Acquia announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire AgilOne, the leading customer data platform (CDP) for enterprises, to further deliver on its vision of providing open digital experiences. AgilOne brings valuable new capabilities to Acquia’s Open Digital Experience Platform, which harnesses the power of customer data and artificial intelligence (AI) to understand, acquire, and engage with customers.…

Understanding Customer Data Platforms

Customer Data Platforms help in broadening unified systems and accelerating purchase A Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Data Management Platform (DMP) are the most powerful technologies in any modern marketer's tech stack. In 2017, statistics revealed that marketing technologies have advanced mostly around data management and customer data analytics. Insights from business data are now offered as an amalgamation of a CRM and a DMP that blend into a Customer Data Platform (CDP). What is a CDP?  The CDP…

Simon Data Appoints CPO Doina Harris to Accelerate Customer Data Platform Innovation

Former AppNexus And Google Executive Joins Leading CDP Executive Team to Support Growing Enterprise Demand for Advanced CX and Personalization Technology Simon Data, the market-leading enterprise customer data platform that enables brands to deliver incredible customer experiences everywhere, announced the appointment of Doina Harris to Chief Product Officer. Simon Data appoints CPO Doina Harris to accelerate customer data platform innovation #newhire #womenintech #STEM Harris previously spent 4 years at AppNexus (now…

RedPoint Global Takes Top Spot as the Most Comprehensive Customer Data Platform in CDP Institute Vendor Comparison Report

For the Second Consecutive Year, RedPoint Leads 33 CDP Vendors as the Only Platform to Provide All Features and Capabilities Measured by the Vendor-Neutral Organization RedPoint Global, a top provider of customer data platform and customer engagement technologies, announced that for the second consecutive year, it has been positioned as the most comprehensive customer data platform (CDP) in the CDP Institute Vendor Comparison Report. The Customer Data Platform Institute is a vendor-neutral organization dedicated to…

Transitiv Customer Data Platform Raises $1.7 Million Seed Round Led by Vocap Investment Partners

Investment Supercharges Existing Rapid Organic Growth and Signals 2020 Expansion Plans Transitiv, the open platform to unify, understand, and activate customer data, announced it has closed a $1.7 Million seed investment.  The oversubscribed round was led by Vocap Investment Partners.  Transitiv has already seen explosive organic growth in the latter half of 2019, with revenue and customer contract acquisition nearly tripling results for the first half of the year. The Company will use the funds to support broader market…

Amperity Acquires Custora to Build Next-Gen Intelligent Customer Data Platform

Leading AI Martech company, Amperity has acquired Custora. With this acquisition, Amperity will now deliver a proven Customer 360 and Customer Analytics suite to more S&P 500 consumer brands than any other solution to marketing customers. Amperity is regarded as first AI-powered Customer Data Management platform. Custora is the leading customer analytics platform for consumer brands. Now, as one solution, brands will have access to an unmatched Customer 360 data foundation, with best-in-class, out-of-the-box customer…

Optimove Unveils Optidata, the Infrastructure for the Next Generation Realtime Customer Data Platform

Optidata Enables Realtime Access and Activation of All Customer Data by Seamlessly Combining Large-Scale Batch Processing with a State-Of-The-Art Event Streaming Framework Optimove, the Science-First Relationship Marketing Hub, unveiled its new database infrastructure pushing its Customer Data Platform (CDP) into the future. One of the CDP’s main objectives is to create a persistent and unified single customer view. Traditionally this had been achieved by collecting and processing batches of data from disconnected…

Ascent360 Announces New User Interface And Features For Customer Data Platform

Company Continues to Innovate CDP for B2C Marketers in Brand, Resort and Retail Segments Ascent360, a leading customer database platform (CDP) provider for mid-market businesses, introduces additional functionality and a new user interface (UI) that makes the platform even more intuitive for marketers to build authentic relationships with prospects and customers. The Ascent360 CDP helps business-to-consumer (B2C) companies grow by providing a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, which consolidates disparate customer…

Oracle and Deloitte Help Brands Realize the Potential of Customer Data Platforms

Collaboration will help brands combine data and decisioning to deliver more personalized and contextual experiences across the customer journey Oracle and Deloitte Digital are teaming up to help brands make every customer interaction matter. By bringing together enterprise-class Customer Data Platform (CDP) capabilities and demonstrated technology and business expertise, Oracle and Deloitte Digital will help brands deliver personalized and contextualized experiences in real time and at scale across the entire customer…

Tealium Launches Tealium Predict, Built-In ML Technology for the Customer Data Platform

Innovative Machine Learning Technology Allows Organizations to Build More Intelligent Audiences and More Accurately Predict Consumer Actions Tealium, the trusted leader in real-time customer data orchestration,  launches Tealium Predict, built-in machine learning technology for Tealium AudienceStream, its market-leading Customer Data Platform (CDP). Coupled with Tealium AudienceStream, Tealium Predict activates trustworthy machine learning insights across the entire tech stack through the creation of more intelligent…

AgilOne Announces First-of-Its-Kind Cohort Analysis Solution Built within a Customer Data Platform

New analytics solution gives marketers the ability to track, compare, and analyze segments and campaign performance over time AgilOne, the leading Customer Data Platform (CDP) for enterprise brands, unveiled AgilOne Cohort Analysis. Built for marketers, the analytical solution empowers marketers to gain critical business insights derived from the AgilOne CDP to drive marketing strategy -- all through a self-service interface, thus eliminating dependencies on technical and analyst resources while providing the flexibility…