Contegix Expands Blackmesh Drupal Managed Service Offerings to AWS

Personalized Service for Organizations Running Drupal Websites on Amazon Web Services Contegix, the leading Managed Service Provider for digital applications, recently announced the expansion of its Blackmesh Drupal support services to sites hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Organizations wanting to tap into Amazon's global infrastructure of fast scaling and reliable servers can do so without giving up the personalized attention of a Managed Service Provider. Marketing Technology News: Advertising Tech for Audiovisual…

JetRails and BigCommerce Partner to Bring Enterprise-Grade Headless Ecommerce Solutions to the Drupal and WordPress Communities

New Partnership Adds White-Glove Mission-Critical CMS Hosting on Fully-Managed Servers and on AWS JetRails, a premier provider of fully-managed and highly-optimized website hosting for established eCommerce businesses, announced a strategic partnership with BigCommerce, the leading SaaS eCommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands. This new alliance propels BigCommerce's Headless Commerce offerings by pairing BigCommerce's rich API-integrations with on-premise content management systems (CMS) with the…

Pantheon Launches Community and Advocacy Program for Drupal and WordPress

The Pantheon Heroes Community Is Dedicated to Contributing to the Greater Good of the Open Web Pantheon, the leading WebOps platform for Drupal and WordPress, announces the launch of the Pantheon Heroes Community. By helping some of the brightest minds in the Drupal and WordPress communities shine, Pantheon hopes to empower Open Web development. The program will create a repository of Drupal and WordPress best practices and create content to help developers be successful in these communities. Pantheon Heroes include…

BigCommerce for Drupal Brings Customized Shopping Experiences to Drupal Community

BigCommerce, the leading SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, announced BigCommerce for Drupal, a headless commerce module built specifically for the open-source content management system (CMS), at DrupalCon Seattle. Developed in partnership with Acro Media, a world-renowned digital commerce agency, BigCommerce for Drupal gives brands the ability to embed flexible, enterprise-level ecommerce functionality into revolutionary customer experiences created within Drupal’s highly-extensible and secure…

The Rise of Multiple CMSs: International Study Shows WordPress Dominates the Enterprise

WordPress posts biggest jump in overall usage of any CMS, most popular CMS for Headless applications New international research conducted by Vanson Bourne and commissioned by WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), shows WordPress is a top content management system (CMS) among enterprise businesses using two or more CMSs, and it is the dominant CMS for headless technology applications. The report, titled “The Rise of Multi CMS, WordPress and Headless in the Enterprise,” found that CMSs are no longer…

Acquia Names Chris Doggett Chief Revenue Officer

Industry Veteran Joins Company at Pivotal Growth Point as Demand for Digital Experience Solutions Skyrockets Digital experience company Acquia announced the appointment of Chris Doggett as chief revenue officer. Formerly the chief sales officer at Fuze, Doggett will work directly with field sales, account management, business development and the partner organization, overseeing all Acquia revenue-generating activities. Doggett’s appointment comes on the heels of Acquia’s 2019 growth—closing three significant…

Acquia Named a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms

Acquia Among 14 Companies Evaluated on their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision Acquia announced it was named a Leader by Gartner, Inc. in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms. This report evaluated 14 vendors, and Acquia was positioned in the Leaders quadrant based on its ability to execute and completeness of vision. According to Gartner, “Customers’ growing expectations for digital experiences make DXP adoption an urgent necessity for global organizations, but the market is fragmented…

TechBytes with Brian Byer, Vice President, GM at Blue Fountain Media

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Blue Fountain Media. I am Vice President and General Manager of Blue Fountain Media (BFM). I oversee all agency activities from Revenue Generation to Expense Management. BFM has a strong history of growth through our technology partnerships. While we love Drupal on Acquia, we are also strong proponents of WP Engine, Sitecore and Adobe for CMS. On the commerce front, BigCommerce has a great product that’s growing very quickly ever since Adobe acquired…

eComchain Announces New eCommerce Features around Blockchain and AI for 2020

In today’s crowded marketplace of eCommerce providers, exceeding customer’s expectations are crucial. The usual “nice to have” features have now become “must haves” and that is what eComchain has striven to provide to their customers in 2019; a complete out-of-the-box solution with no additional development required. Most customers today expect technology companies to also provide voice interfaces for their eCommerce storefronts as well as intelligent, personalized experience based on their past orders, search results, user…

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.…

Bounteous Launches AI-Driven Personalization with Acquia

Introducing a Data-Driven Approach to Power Deeper Personalization at Scale to Optimize Digital Marketing ROI Bounteous announced it is collaborating with digital experience company Acquia to deliver personalization at scale. This new offering will create truly connected and individualized experiences with customers to increase loyalty and conversion. New @Bounteous and @Acquia collaboration to deliver personalization at scale through #artificialintelligence The solution leverages artificial intelligence to help…

AudioEye Eradicates Barriers to Digital Accessibility with Launch of Machine Learning-Powered AudioEye Digital Marketplace and Team AudioEye

Free Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) reporting and remediation tools with secure and simple integration As companies strive to embrace digital accessibility, AudioEye, Inc., the leader in digital accessibility, today unveiled AudioEye Digital Marketplace, enabling companies of all sizes to accelerate accessibility easily and affordably. The machine learning powered platform helps companies achieve digital inclusion standards and meet legal requirements. The company today introduced AudioEye Free and AudioEye…

Gold Media Tech, a Software Development Company, Is Aiming to Be the #1 Go-To Tech Partner for Fortune 500 Companies and Startups in the…

Gold Media Tech (GMT), a software development company that partners with Fortune 500 companies and startups by helping them with their software engineering and mobile applications development projects, announced that it plans to add recruiting services to its platform. The team specializes in a variety of language/frameworks that include: Vue.js, React.js, React native, Python, Node.js, Swift, C++, Java, Drupal, Laravel and WordPress. GMT prides itself on only hiring 1% of its job applicants. Marketing Technology News:…

Neongecko Inc. Launches “Neon AI Nano HTML” to Add Conversational AI to Websites

Website Designers Can Now Add a Powerful Desktop AI Assistant to Standard Webpages Neongecko.com Inc. unveiled the “Neon AI Nano HTML” to enable website designers to quickly and easily add conversational AI to webpages. Neon AI Nano can be added to webpages with standard HTML. Conversational AI results can be input from Neon AI with a simple “paste” command. Recent market data shows that typing will be used for less than 50% of searches in 2020, and voice will be used for more than 50% of human computer…

Neongecko Inc. Launches “Neon AI Nano HTML” to Add Conversational AI to Websites

Website Designers Can Now Add a Powerful Desktop AI Assistant to Standard Webpages Neongecko.com Inc. unveiled the “Neon AI Nano HTML” to enable website designers to quickly and easily add conversational AI to webpages. Neon AI Nano can be added to webpages with standard HTML. Conversational AI results can be input from Neon AI with a simple “paste” command. “Our Neon AI Nano HTML and Neon AI SDK enable integrating voice into existing applications and into new applications in many fields, from business to homes to…

Acquia Unveils Faster, Easier Personalization for Marketers

Announced at Acquia Engage Europe; the Only Personalization Tool Optimized for Drupal Helps Marketers Build and Launch No-Code Personalizations for Superior Digital Experiences Acquia announced the all-new Acquia Lift, the only personalization tool optimized for Drupal, now available as a no-code application to help marketers quickly and easily optimize customer experiences. The new product was unveiled at Acquia Engage Europe, where attendees got a first look at Acquia’s data-driven personalization solution. “As a…

MarTech Interview with Joel Horwitz, Senior Vice President Marketing at WANdisco

"People need to write and create quality content, which tends to do better in the long term, rather than creating volumes of material that nobody will see." Tell us about your role and journey into marketing technology? How did you arrive at WANdisco? Joel Horwitz: I didn't ever intend on getting into marketing, however, it turns out I'm pretty good at breaking up complex technical ideas to help others learn and build novel products. I think that skill comes from my science, engineering, and entrepreneurship background. I…

Acquia Acquires Mautic to Deliver First-Ever Open Marketing Cloud

Acquia, the open source digital experience company, announced that it has acquired Mautic, creator of the world’s only open marketing automation and campaign management platform. Together, Acquia and Mautic form the only open alternative to expensive, closed, stagnant marketing clouds, expanding Acquia’s vision to offer the industry’s first Open Digital Experience Platform. Customers can now automate, personalize, and measure the entire customer lifecycle – across every channel, at every stage, and at every interaction.…

Enterprise Bank & Trust Partners with Bounteous and Acquia to Launch Brand New Marketing and Technology Experience

Acquia Technology Facilitates Best-In-Class Website Driving Improved Customer Experience and Increased Brand Awareness Bounteous, a leading provider of big-picture digital solutions, announced that it has launched a new best-in-class website for Enterprise Bank & Trust, the second largest St. Louis-based bank with approximately $7 billion in assets. In developing a fully-integrated digital experience for Enterprise Bank & Trust, Bounteous has transformed and elevated their brand in the marketplace. The new…

Acquia Unveils New Compliance, Security Capabilities for Acquia Cloud

Provides Broadest Set of Compliance & Security Services Available for Enterprise Drupal Deployments Acquia announced new capabilities for Acquia Cloud, extending the company’s strengths in security innovation and compliance for digital experience platforms. Additions include new tools to manage risk and updated compliance for a pair of key US federal standards, providing the security and compliance that companies require. These updates expand upon the broadest set of compliance and security services available…