Why Do we Need CTV Demand Side Platform (DSP)?

55.1 million users are expected to cut cords by 2022 which opens new doors for advertisers. According to Steelhouse's forecasts, ad spend on CTV will hit $20 billion this year. Now, the task for advertisers is to start a conversation with viewers on CTV. But how? The answer lies in three letters: DSP. An Ideal DSP for CTV A demand-side platform is arguably one of the most complete solutions to buy traffic on CTV for both direct advertisers and agencies for its safety, transparency, and reliability. The trick is to choose…

Amazon Advertising Demand Side Platform Agency Clear Ads Dominates DSP Business UK

George Meressa is a leading paid-advertising expert and founder of Clear Ads, an Amazon Advertising Demand Side Platform (DSP) agency currently dominating DSP business in the UK. Specializing in the field since 2009, Clear Ads has extensive knowledge in diverse industries, bringing an unmatched skillset to Amazon Advertising Management. As part of an extensive rebrand, Amazon brought together its advertising capabilities (inclusive of AMS, AAP, and AMG) under the new umbrella term, Amazon Advertising. Amazon Advertising…

Basis by Centro Dominates Demand Side Platforms by Securing No. 1 Ranking on G2 Crowd Winter 2019 Software Report

Users of Basis Propel Its Ascendance Among Top Programmatic Ad Platforms; Basis Offers Media Tech Convergence by Integrating Dsp with Workflow and Business Intelligence Centro , a global provider of advertising technology, announced that Basis by Centro has secured the No. 1 rank on the G2 Crowd Demand-Side Platform (DSP) Grid report for the 7th quarter in a row. G2 Crowd scores products and vendors based on reviews gathered from its user community (collected through November 21, 2018), as well as data aggregated from…

G2 Crowd’s Spring 2018 Software Report Names Centro as the Best Demand Side Platform

Centro’s Basis is the Highest-Rated Programmatic Ad Platform on G2 Crowd for Second Straight Quarter Centro, a provider of enterprise-class software for digital advertising, announced that it has been recognized as the leader in the G2 Crowd Demand-Side Platform (DSP) Grid report for Spring 2018. This is the second straight quarter that Basis, Centro’s programmatic ad platform, has been the best-reviewed software in this category on G2 Crowd. A leading business software review platform, G2 Crowd regularly evaluates…

MarTech Primer: Advertising Technology and Demand-Side Platforms (DSPs)

Long gone are the days when purchasing ads on TV or Radio were sufficient for improving Sales performances. In 1994, the first banner ad appeared on Hotwired.com and thus, the emergence of Digital Advertising. With the introduction of Google AdWords (in 2000), Google AdSense (in 2003), and Facebook ads (in 2007), digital advertising further evolved by leaps and bounds.  Digital Advertising today involves understanding customer behaviors and thus introduces the need for a transition to Advertising Technology (AdTech). In…

Samsung Ads Launches Samsung Demand-Side Platform

Samsung Ads, the advanced TV advertising unit of the TV set manufacturer, is launching Samsung DSP, a self-serve demand-side platform. The Samsung DSP (a demand-side platform) will give programmatic buyers access to exclusive CTV inventory, as well as offering targeted audiences and data from across 45 million households. Advertisers can manage the campaign reach and frequency of linear TV, connected TV (CTV), and mobile and desktop. Marketing Technology News: Seismic Earns the #1 Spot in the G2 Grid Report for…

CANOPY Management Approved as Official Amazon Demand-Side Platform Provider

CANOPY Management announced it was selected as one of Amazon's preferred Demand-Side Platform (DSP) agencies. CANOPY was one of the few independent agencies approved to use the service. This allows CANOPY Partners to sidestep the e-commerce giant's significant monthly spending minimums yet still leverage the powerful DSP retargeting service at a lower buy in—all while under the umbrella of CANOPY's other highly-success seller optimization services. Marketing Technology News: Nielsen Advances Shopper Research With…

Smart AdServer Acquires Demand-Side Platform LiquidM

As a Leading Independent Ad Monetization Platform, Smart AdServer aims to Align Supply and Demand to Deliver Financial and Operational Efficiency to Advertisers and Digital Publishers Smart AdServer, the leading independent ad monetization platform, announced its acquisition of LiquidM, the Bertelsmann-owned, global Demand Side Platform (DSP) based in Berlin. LiquidM's technology will be integrated into Smart's technology stack to offer digital advertisers, agencies and trading desks enhanced access to premium publishers'…

Two Ways Brand Safety is Affecting Demand-Side Platforms

According to a study from the CMO Council, 72 percent of marketers are concerned about brand safety. Similarly, 78 percent feel their brand’s reputation has been tarnished by the accidental placement of ads alongside controversial content. In the wake of recent brand safety worries, transparency has become a major issue for advertisers. Now, we’re witnessing the effect these concerns have on how advertisers buy and the demand-side platforms they use. To take a closer look at this phenomenon, my company, MediaRadar,…

SRAX Acquires OpenDSP’s Demand-Side Platform

Technology Acquisition Complements And Strengthens SRAX Platform's Capabilities For Digital Marketers And Content Owners To Reach Valuable Audiences SRAX announced the acquisition of Demand Side Platform (DSP) technology from OpenDSP, a privately-held company. The technology focuses on marketing experimentation, intelligence and optimization for brands and agencies. "OpenDSP has developed a unique DSP with exciting Real-Time Bidding (RTB) and targeting capabilities that will fit perfectly into the SRAX…

Taptica Acquires Tremor Video’s Demand-Side Platform for $50 Million

Tremor Video DSP will operate as an independent division of Taptica, and will be led by Lauren Wiener, who has served as Tremor Video’s president of buyer platforms for nearly five years. Taptica, a global end-to-end mobile advertising platform that helps the world's top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available, today announced the acquisition of Tremor Video’s demand-side platform (DSP), an industry-leading technology stack built for video optimization and attribution, for…

MediaMath Tops Forrester Omnichannel Demand-Side Platform Report

MediaMath scores the highest according to the report in current offering and strategy MediaMath, a company that combines data, omnichannel, media and machine learning on a single unified programmatic platform for marketers said that it had scored the highest points in its current solution category in The Forrester Wave™: Omnichannel Demand-Side Platforms, Q2 2017” report. The Forrester Wave report classifies and appraises omnichannel demand-side platform providers in the field of programmatic ad technology. The…

Qorus and Digital Marketing Content OnDemand ContentMX Integrate to Make Access to Marketing and Sales Content

Qorus and Digital Marketing Content OnDemand (DMC) have partnered to create a single, integrated experience through the Go-To-Market with Microsoft program, which is available to all members of the Microsoft Partner Network Qorus is a sales enablement platform that allows partners to quickly find, customize, and share the marketing and sales content and campaigns they regularly create to amplify their marketing presence to prospective clients, track customer engagement with documents, and gain insight into how customers…

Incorta Appoints Former Alteryx President Scott Jones as Chief Executive Officer

IT industry veteran to accelerate company's expansion amid rapid growth of data analytics market; Co-founder Osama Elkady to remain at Incorta as CTO to lead product strategy and innovation Incorta, the world’s leading next-generation enterprise data and analytics platform, today announced the appointment of Scott Jones as Chief Executive Officer, replacing Osama Elkady. As the founder of Incorta’s Direct Data Mapping and unified analytics solution, Osama will remain at the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), where…

Demand Soars for ABBYY Content Intelligence Solutions Amid Remote Workforce Transition

Global companies choose ABBYY to transform their business during global crisis; Thrice recognized as a leader by industry analyst firms Driven by the new paradigm of remote working and the need to access and leverage information quicker, ABBYY reported continued strong momentum for its Content Intelligence solutions during 2020. Global organizations ranging from financial services processing SBA PPP loans and transforming finance, transportation and logistics reducing transaction costs, and government agencies accelerating…

Zmags Accelerates Growth To Meet Retailers Demand for Innovative Ecommerce Solutions in 2020

Zmags, the leading SaaS platform revolutionizing how consumers experience digital commerce, achieved record results in 2020 as digital transformation became a focus for retail. Fueled by multiple new solution enhancements, and the addition of over 100 new customers across its product suite, the company saw content creation on its Creator platform more than double, a 600% increase in traffic to consumer-facing content, and more than 1B online customer experiences delivered during the 2020 holiday season. To meet the…

Toshiba Launches ELERA Unified Commerce Platform to Accelerate Path to Frictionless

Announced today at NRF 2021, Toshiba’s new platform frees global retailers from constraints of legacy retail systems and enables agile operations that anticipate and adapt to change faster Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions at the National Retail Federation Conference (NRF 2021), introduced ELERA, a comprehensive, unified commerce platform that will free retailers to reimagine their businesses without the constraints of traditional retail IT systems. Retailers have no shortage of innovative new ideas to reimagine their…

PROS Appoints Sherry Lautenbach as Senior Vice President, Global B2B Sales

Veteran leader to drive sales strategies to accelerate revenue growth globally PROS, a provider of AI-powered solutions that optimize selling in the digital economy, announced that Sherry Lautenbach, a veteran technology sales leader, has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Global B2B Sales. Lautenbach will be responsible for driving enterprise adoption of PROS solutions and the PROS Platform as organizations seek to transform end-to-end selling experiences across traditional and digital channels to meet buyers’…

ChannelAdvisor Announces Platform Enhancements Designed to Optimize Retail Product Content and Improve Operational Efficiency

New features also include fulfillment monitoring capabilities, support for new sales channels and Managed Services for Amazon DSP ChannelAdvisor Corporation, a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable brands and retailers to increase global sales, announced new platform capabilities and an expansion of services to help brands efficiently manage product data for retailers, monitor fulfillment performance, expand to new channels, and leverage Amazon's demand side platform (DSP) for advertising. "The…

Verve Group Acquires Digital Video Ad Platform From Nexstar Inc.

Verve Group Is Solidifying Its Position as a Leading Global Advertising Technology Platform Verve Group, a global brand performance ad platform, announced the acquisition of Nexstar Inc.’s digital video advertising technology platform, formerly known as LKQD. The digital video platform reaches over 200 million unique monthly users in the US across desktop, mobile, in-app, and connected TV devices and provides Verve Group with sophisticated video advertising capabilities as it continues to scale its business following other…