Panasas Expands Senior Team With Addition Of Tech Veterans Todd Ruff And Brian Reed

Company also adds Richio Aikawa to lead vertical expansion into financial services and trading markets; three new hires bring 70-plus years combined experience to HPC storage leader’s management Panasas® announced today that Todd Ruff, vice president of marketing, and Brian Reed, vice president of product and alliances, have joined the company’s senior management team. Richio Aikawa has also joined Panasas as director of vertical solutions, a key role as the company looks to expand its focus for financial services,…

LiveU HEVC Technology Supports Unique Live Coverage of NASA Astronauts’ Journey to SpaceX Launch Pad for Historic Mission

Global news organizations can pick up live feeds from SpaceX Crew Dragon launch of NASA astronauts from American soil via LiveU Matrix  LiveU is proud to assist NASA TV with transmitting live video of the journey of NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley on the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, lifting off on a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center on May 27th. The historic event marks the first time US Astronauts travel to the International Space Station from US soil in nearly nine…

Bitrix24 Knocks Stress Out for Employees with its New NASA-Proven Stress Management Productivity Features

Becomes first employee management and online collaboration platform to measure and monitor employee stress levels Bitrix24, a popular free collaboration and workplace productivity platform, has added stress measurement capabilities to its mobile app. It will allow companies and employees to measure daily stress levels in order to maximize productivity and avoid burnout, as well as other negative workplace performance aspects of unhealthy stress levels. According to the American…

SAIC and Sinequa Align to Deliver an Intelligent Search Experience to NASA Marshall Space Flight Center SAIC and Sinequa Align to Deliver…

Sinequa’s intelligent search platform will empower NASA Marshall Space Flight Center to explore NASA’s Information Galaxies Science Applications International Corp. and Sinequa, a leader in AI-powered search and analytics, are working together to deliver an intelligent search experience with Sinequa’s advanced natural language processing and machine learning technologies for NASA’s global information access capability at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. SAIC, recently awarded a contract to…

NASA Social Media Efforts Win Two Webby Awards

NASA's social media presence, which has grown from a few accounts more than a decade ago to dozens of channels with millions of followers, was honored Tuesday with a pair of Webbys and People's Voice awards as part of the 2019 Webby Awards. "Social media has become NASA's primary way of connecting with the public," said Bettina Inclán, NASA's associate administrator for Communications. "It lets us reach out directly to people and share the excitement of exploration across all of NASA's programs. More importantly, it…

Online Privacy Takes Giant Step as Ecartic Completes Series A Round of Venture Capital Financing for BlufVPN Product

This week, Ecartic advanced the prospects for a higher level of online consumer privacy as it completed the Series A round of venture capital financing for BlufVPN. The groundbreaking VPN product protects personal data via a secure connection across handheld, tablet, and PC-based platforms with the tap of a button. Securing this high level of investor interest, however, may be just as indicative of Ecartic’s business model as it is of BlufVPN’s innovative promise. Ecartic is a venture hub based in Tallinn, Estonia,…

DataVisor Gains Momentum, Expects Rapid Growth As Demand Intensifies

Leader in AI-powered fraud solutions closes fiscal year following multiple executive hires and recognitions from Gartner, IDC and Forbes DataVisor, the leading fraud detection company with solutions powered by transformational AI technology, today announced that it has closed its current fiscal year in the midst of accelerated growth and momentum. Ramping up to meet the rising demand for AI-powered fraud and risk solutions, the company has added seasoned leaders to the C-suite and new hires across…

Glassbox to Unveil Experience Intelligence Technology at DigitalWorld Event

Glassbox, a leader in digital journey analytics, will reveal the next evolution in customer experience management, Experience Intelligence, at their annual user conference, DigitalWorld. Marketing Technology News: Vericast Survey: How Deals Play a Role in Return to Pre-Pandemic Activities The DigitalWorld virtual event will bring together leading digital experience experts and practitioners from May 25-26, 2021. Event speakers range in their background and industry of expertise, united by their approach to…

Venafi Poised For Hypergrowth Amid Rapidly Evolving Security Landscape

Venafi, the inventor and leading provider of machine identity management, announced that the company has surpassed $100 million in annual recurring revenue (ARR), cementing its leadership as category creator. This news comes on the heels of Thoma Bravo’s strategic growth investment in Venafi, valuing the company at $1.15 billion in December 2020. Venafi is uniquely positioned to capitalize on the rapid growth of machine identity management within security markets, and to that end, the company has appointed Sandeep Singh…

Leading Open Source “Headless” CMS Provider Strapi Introduces First Global User Conference

StrapiConf is a free virtual conference with talks from Strapi executives, customers and JAMstack ecosystem leaders Strapi, backer of the world’s most popular open-source “headless” content management system (CMS), today announced its first global user conference, StrapiConf. The free virtual event for the Strapi community will be held April 22, 2021. Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview with Shalin Jain, CEO at HappyFox “StrapiConf offers an opportunity for the global Strapi community of users in over 160…

Sisense Names Growth Expert Adam Towns as Chief Financial Officer

This marks the fourth executive with public company scaling experience to join the company to accelerate growth Sisense, the leading AI-driven platform for infusing analytics everywhere, today announced that Adam Towns will join the company as Chief Financial Officer to lead the company’s finance and business operations teams. Marketing Technology News: How to Rethink Your Social Media Strategy “Sisense is at an exciting stage and I’m fortunate to step into a remarkably strong business and leadership…

Aurora Mobile Partners with The Trade Desk to Provide Strong Support For Digital Advertising

Aurora Mobile Limited, a leading mobile developer service provider in China, today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with The Trade Desk, a global demand-side technology platform for advertisers. Aurora Mobile and The Trade Desk will jointly provide advertisers with premium big data solutions leveraging Aurora Mobile’s powerful artificial intelligence (“AI”) and advanced analysis technology, helping advertisers improve the reach, scale and effectiveness of their advertising campaigns. Marketing…

Yext and Carahsoft Team Up to Bring the Power of Search to the Public Sector

The collaboration brings next-generation search technology -- both on- and off-website -- to government agencies to improve the constituent search experience, including their ability to find accurate and timely information about vaccine distribution Yext, Inc., the Search Experience Cloud company, and Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider, announced a collaboration to help government agencies harness the power of search to provide better access to information as they prepare to distribute…

Smartly.io Accelerates Growth in 2020, Empowering Brands to Scale Social Advertising

Company continues to innovate and attract new talent, appointing new CRO Smartly.io, the leading social advertising automation platform for creative and performance marketers, reported continued growth and momentum in 2020, significantly increasing revenue year-over-year. Following a majority investment from Providence Equity Partners in December 2019, Smartly.io has continued to help 600+ brands scale their social advertising results, while advancing its product and partner vision. Introducing the only end-to-end creative…

BIO-key Provides Update on African Business Opportunities

BIO-key International, Inc., an innovative provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions powered by biometrics, provided an update on its Africa business and pending opportunities. Though the African continent, and particularly Nigeria, has been hard-hit by the COVID-19 epidemic, BIO-key’s African subsidiary in Nigeria is maximizing new and existing revenue opportunities while aligning appropriate investments with expected returns. BIO-key’s two largest African opportunities are externally funded programs…

Glia and MeridianLink Partner to Improve Loan Origination with Digital Customer Service

Glia, a leading provider of Digital Customer Service, announced that it has joined forces with MeridianLink, a developer of multi-channel account opening and loan origination platforms, to bring Digital Customer Service to MeridianLink's bank and credit union clients. By incorporating Glia's modern communications and collaboration platform into the loan origination process, customers can communicate with their institutions through their channel of choice, whether that's voice, messaging, video, or a combination of all…

Box Unlocks a New Level of Security in the Cloud

Box brings intelligence to data classification to secure content in the cloud at scale Box, Inc., a leader in cloud content management, announced the addition of intelligent, automated classification to Box Shield, the company’s advanced security solution for protecting content in the cloud. Leveraging advanced machine learning, Shield can now automatically scan files and classify them based on their content, helping businesses detect and secure sensitive data without getting in the way of work. "The sudden shift to remote…

Powerhouse Trio of Women from Alteryx, Microsoft, and MongoDB Round Out Recent Additions to Sisense Leadership Team

Sisense, the world’s leading analytics platform for builders, announced it has appointed Ashley Kramer (formerly of Alteryx) as Chief Product and Marketing Officer. Ashley, along with Shelly Landsmann (formerly of Microsoft), Vice President of International Sales and Global Alliances, and Sarah Ward (formerly of MongoDB), General Counsel, are all industry heavyweights in their respective fields and the newest members of Sisense’s leadership team. With the addition of Ashley, the Sisense core executive operating team now…

Drupal Launches Newest Version of the CMS Already Powering Top Organizations Around the World

Drupal 9 Provides Tools for Marketers, Designers and Developers to Build High-Performance Digital Experiences from Layout to Launch Drupal, the most powerful enterprise open-source content management system, is launching the latest—and most comprehensive—upgrade to its popular software today. Drupal 9 comes with even more of the cutting-edge features that Drupal developers and users love. One out of every 30 websites in the world including Lufthansa, the CDC National Prevention Information Network, the European Commission,…

Atmos Home Reveals World’s First Standalone Smart Home Hub Powered by Local Voice Control

AtmosControl is the world’s first standalone smart home hub that can decipher voice commands completely on-board, without sending your voice data to the cloud, making Atmos Home the leader in smart home privacy Atmos Home, the award-winning provider of smart home control systems and accessories, announces its AtmosControl smart home hub locally deciphers commands without sending your voice recordings to cloud-based servers, creating the world’s first-ever privacy-focused standalone smart home hub for homeowners. The…