SaaS Video Creation Market Leader Vyond Recognized by HR Technology Industry Analysts for Approach to Learning Technology

Vyond Earns Coveted Distinction for Its Video Solution for Learning and Development Vyond, a SaaS video creation company that allows everyone to create video quickly and easily, announced winning a Bronze distinction in the 2018 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in Technology for the “Best Advance in Unique Learning Technology.” Vyond is being recognized for its approach to video technology application for large organizations, which drives learning and development outcomes through dynamic, engaging content.…

TechBytes with Christian Henschel (CEO) and Paul H. Müller (CTO) at Adjust

"Marketing automation will augment marketing teams, giving them new strengths even when their numbers are low." What kind of future are you building for your customers at Adjust?  Christian: In 2020, Context will be king — and Automation will do the heavy lifting. The right ad delivered to the right person at the right time: it’s a Marketing cliché that has been around for almost a decade, but it’s still something the industry is struggling to get right. With consumer demand for personalized content reaching an…

ProsInComms Launches to Connect Professional Communicators in the Tech Industry Through Contract Jobs, Discounts, and Small Business Advice

Online community empowers freelancers to build successful businesses and provides agencies and tech companies with qualified talent Communications, marketing and public relations professionals in the tech industry now have a new online community, “ProsInComms,” to find jobs, access discounts on communications and business software and services, and get small business advice from legal, finance, HR, marketing, and freelancing pros. Agencies and tech companies are encouraged to join ProsInComms to post jobs, find…

Stellus Technologies Emerges from Stealth with Data Platform that Drives Massive Data Access Throughputs

Introduces Key-Value over Fabrics Technology to Accelerate Performance for Unstructured Data Stellus Technologies announced the launch of its Stellus Data Platform, based on the industry's first Key-Value over Fabrics technology, that can efficiently accelerate by 10x the storing and accessing of the world's unstructured data. The Stellus Data Platform delivers groundbreaking read and write performance for file and object-based data, necessary for the most demanding data-intensive workloads and applications such as…

DXC Technology Names Chris Drumgoole as Chief Information Officer

DXC Technology announced that Chris Drumgoole has been named executive vice president and chief information officer. Drumgoole, who previously served as chief information officer at GE, will report to Mike Salvino, DXC’s president and chief executive officer. Drumgoole’s appointment represents the seventh addition to Salvino’s senior leadership team since he became CEO in September of last year. In his role, Drumgoole will lead DXC’s global IT strategy and operations, helping the company meet and exceed the technology…

Digital Remedy Thrives in 2019, Celebrates 20 Years of Ad Tech Innovation

While the Ad Tech Industry Throws Curveballs that Send Other Firms into a Tailspin, Award-Winning Digital Optimization Provider Delivers Results for Publishers, Advertisers, and Agencies Amid the ad tech industry's tumultuous sea of constant change, bellwether digital media execution and optimization provider Digital Remedy, continues to steer industry innovation to deliver results for publishers, advertisers, and agencies. On the heels of a stellar 2019, the company is forging ahead into its 20th year—an unprecedented…

Perion Acquires Content IQ and Its Breakthrough Pub-Tech Optimization Solution to Strategically Propel Disruptive Synchronized Digital…

Strategic and Accretive Acquisition Creates Synergies Across Perion’s Business Units and Prepares Perion for “Cookie-Less” Future Perion Network Ltd., a global technology company that delivers its Synchronized Digital Branding solution across the three main pillars of digital advertising - ad search, social media and display / video advertising - announced that it has consummated the acquisition of Content IQ (“CIQ”). CIQ is a privately held company founded in 2014, based in New York City with offices in Tel Aviv, and…

Heller Industries Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Delivering Unmatched Customer Value Through Its Reflow Soldering Technology

Heller aligns its product strategy with the rapid technological advances that impact customers' changing requirements Based on its recent analysis of the global surface mount technology (SMT) reflow soldering equipment market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Heller Industries, Inc. with the 2020 Global Company of the Year Award. Leveraging a customer-centric mindset, a highly skilled engineering department, and comprehensive R&D, Heller provides high-performance SMT products that meet customer demand for advanced…

TechBytes with Chris Warnock, Content Analyst at GetApp (now part of Gartner)

Could you tell us about your role and the industry/technology you cover at GetApp? I’m an Analyst at GetApp where I cover trends in Sales, Marketing and Customer Experience—including Marketing Psychology and Consumer data privacy. How have consumer attitudes towards personal data shifted in the last few years? Consumer concerns around privacy and personal data are on the rise. A recent GetApp survey found 91% of U.S. consumers feel ads know too much personal information about them. Additionally, many people seek to…

Former Intel Technology Strategist Ryan Parker Joins the New Spatial Intelligence Platform-Pathr

Pathr.ai, the industry's first Machine Learning (ML) enabled Spatial Intelligence "behavior engine," announced the appointment of Ryan Parker, a veteran in statistical modeling and former top technology strategist at Intel, to the company's leadership team. Parker will serve as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the brand, which recently changed its name from Brain of the Store and formally launched in the marketplace earlier this month.  Pathr is the only AI-powered Spatial Intelligence platform that uses anonymous location…

UConn Stamford and Synchrony Establish Digital Technology Center to Accelerate Innovation in Digital and Mobile

Public-Private Partnership Equips Students with Experiential Learning, Helps Grow Local Talent Pipeline Synchrony and the University of Connecticut (UConn) expanded their four-year partnership to help advance technology education and digital expertise for next generation leaders. The organizations celebrated the opening of the Digital Technology Center (DTC) at the UConn Stamford campus and also announced the first $1 million gift to UConn's Connecticut Commitment, an initiative that provides free tuition to…

CB Insights Accelerates Global Expansion Through DeepTech Partnership in China

CB Insights, a market intelligence platform that helps corporations discover emerging technologies, is excited to announce a partnership with DeepTech, a Beijing-based media, events, and content company, that will help expand CB Insights' presence in China. "We've been gathering Chinese startup and venture capital data as well as publishing research on China for many years. We're excited that the DeepTech partnership will accelerate these efforts by providing more data, research, and events for the Chinese market," said…

TechBytes with Chris Ricciuti, VP of Product, Financial Services at Veritone

How would you best describe your journey through technology? My journey through technology is based on diverse experiences. I got my start in technology shortly after electronic trading began to permeate the financial services industry, focusing first on helping to create the plumbing that connects trading floors to exchanges and ultimately working on algorithmic trading systems in their early days. Eventually, I caught the startup bug and launched a company that built regulatory compliance software for financial…

TechBytes with Mayank Mishra, Head of Engineering at Contentstack

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Contentstack? I am the VP of Engineering at Contentstack and lead our Engineering organization in India, which includes Product Innovation and Development, Project Management, Cloud Operations, Service Reliability, Security, QA, and docs. Our team is the innovation engine at Contentstack and uses some of the most cutting edge technologies to make Contentstack the most powerful, most trustworthy and most cherished platform for our customers. What is…

IBM Launches Open Technology to Speed Response to Cyber Threats Across Clouds

Industry-First Capability to Hunt Threats Across Security Tools and Clouds Without Moving Data IBM announced Cloud Pak for Security, featuring industry-first innovations to connect with any security tool, cloud or on-premise system, without moving data from its original source. Available today, the platform includes open-source technology for hunting threats, automation capabilities to help speed response to cyberattacks, and the ability to run in any environment. Cloud Pak for Security is the first platform to…

NexTechar Teams with LivePerson to Personalize AR Through Conversational Commerce

One-Of-A-Kind, Transformative Technology for Retailers Combines Messaging and AR Experiences NexTech AR Solutions, the industry leader in augmented reality, is pleased to announce it has partnered with LivePerson, a global leader in conversational commerce solutions, to integrate augmented reality (AR) for enhanced product views and 3D advertising into LivePerson’s AI-powered conversational commerce platform. The partnership offers powerful new retail capabilities for showcasing products and shopping on messaging channels,…

3Plus, Three Ireland’s Digital Loyalty Program built on Evolving Systems’ technology, wins Prestigious All Ireland Marketing Award

Evolving Systems, Inc., a leader in real-time digital engagement solutions and services, would like to announce that 3Plus, Three Ireland’s digital loyalty and customer engagement program, has won the All Ireland Loyalty Marketing Award. The program is built on Evolving Systems’ technology. Organized by The Marketing Institute of Ireland, the All Ireland Marketing Awards program is the nation's premier means of recognizing the success of Irish marketing professionals and acknowledging their major contribution to the ongoing…

TechBytes with Chris Hauca, General Manager at SAP Commerce Cloud

You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse commerce teams. How did you arrive at SAP and what attracted you to the commerce ecosystem? I joined SAP in August 2018 as Head of Strategy and GTM for SAP Enterprise Commerce within the SAP Customer Experience business unit, but prior to joining SAP, I was the Managing Director and Partner in the Commerce practice at Accenture. It was during my four-year tenure that I built a commerce practice in Europe and managed the global relationship with…

MarTech Interview with Chris Perrine, VP APAC at G2

"AI makes things easier, but it also automates a lot of what we do on a daily basis. I think this creates a massive opportunity for people to do better, more meaningful work." Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at G2.com? I recently joined G2 to help us accelerate our business across the Asia Pacific region. This means a lot of things, with the key goals this year focused on building our team, engaging with our customers and prospects, and building awareness of G2 across our buyer and…

Influencer Raises £3million Series A To Drive A New Era Of Creativity Globally Through Its Influencer Marketing Technology

Influencer, the leading influencer marketing platform, today announced it has closed £3million (± $3.6million) in Series A funding, deployed by Puma Private Equity. The funding will be used by Influencer to drive new innovations within its platform and expand its global presence. Influencer’s technology was launched in 2017 by award-winning entrepreneurs, 23 year old Ben Jeffries who leads the company as CEO, and 25 year old world-renowned YouTuber and creator Caspar Lee, Influencer Chief Visionary Officer (CVO).  In…