NICE inContact Named a Cloud Contact Center Leader by Gartner

NICE inContact, a NICE business, announced that Gartner has recognized the company as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) report. The company was positioned the highest overall for its ability to execute. This Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant evaluates CCaaS providers that can serve customers around the globe. This is the first year the Magic Quadrant has evaluated vendors in one global report, assessing providers based on global execution and vision. This Magic Quadrant provides…

NTT DATA Germany and NICE Forge Strategic Partnership

NICE announced a strategic partnership with NTT DATA Germany a leading Business-and IT-solution provider. The aim of the partnership is to jointly provide a broad portfolio of customer experience solutions to clients in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, based on the combined strengths of both partners. As a strategic partner in the EMEA region, NTT DATA will sell and support the entire NICE solution suite, including CXone, NICE Nexidia Analytics, and NICE Robotic Automation. Marketing Technology News: Pluto TV Secures…

NICE First to Achieve Microsoft Teams Certification for Unified Communications Recording

NICE, a leading provider of financial communication compliance solutions, announced that its NICE Trading Recording System (NTR) is first to market for compliance recording solutions to be certified under the Microsoft Teams certification program. NTR is the first solution to receive its certification under the program. The certification assures financial services organizations (FSOs) that NTR has been tested and verified to provide the quality, compatibility, and reliability they've come to expect from Teams. NTR provides…

Fuze Expands NICE inContact Partnership to Enhance Contact Center Offerings

Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications provider for the modern global enterprise, announced the expansion of its partnership with NICE inContact, further enhancing the user experience for global contact centers through CXone, NICE inContact’s world-class contact center platform. NICE inContact is a leading cloud contact center software provider, empowering organizations to create extraordinary and trustworthy customer experiences. The new offering features an updated presence integration for contact center agents…

Will Holidays be Naughty or Nice for Retailers?

While the pandemic has caused a surge in online shopping, a new Oracle Retail survey shows that many customers are ready to venture back into stores this holiday season. Nearly 20% of shoppers surveyed plan to do most of their shopping in-store with 47% planning to split purchases between online and brick-and-mortar shops. Still, another 16% plan to make it as close as the parking lot, opting to retrieve orders curbside. And, despite the challenging year, 58% of consumers expect to spend the same or more on holiday shopping…

Servion Joins NICE inContact DEVone Partner Program

Servion, a leading CX and digital engineering services provider, joins NICE inContact DEVone Partner Program to provide connectors and integrations to the CXone Platform. Servion brings over 25 years of experience in contact center technology and digital engineering. Servion’s digital engineering practice helps customers build applications and products to create better experiences for their end-customers. Marketing Technology News: Teads Launches Teads Conversions As a DEVone Partner, Servion provides solutions to NICE…

How to Make Consumers’ “Nice List” This Holiday Season

During the holiday season, shoppers often find themselves overwhelmed with brand marketing messages. The retail industry is undergoing transformational change in 2020. An increasingly digital-first customer journey became accelerated when retail outlets were forced to close their doors – at least temporarily, and several iconic retail brands filed for bankruptcy protection, with J. Crew, Brooks Brothers, Neiman Marcus, JC Penney and Pier 1 Imports among them. Approaching the tail end of 2020, many retailers are pinning…

Independent Research Firm Names NICE inContact CXone a Leader in Cloud Contact Center Evaluation

CXone ranks top in both current offering and strategy, earns highest possible scores in 29 of the 33 criteria NICE inContact, a NICE business, announced that NICE inContact CXone, the world’s #1 cloud customer experience platform, has been recognized as a leader for Cloud Contact Centers by Forrester Research. The Forrester Wave™: Contact-Center-As-A-Service (CCaaS) Providers, Q3 2020 report identifies CXone among the most significant cloud contact center platforms in the market, with CXone receiving the highest possible…

NICE Named Market Share Leader for Contact Center Workforce Optimization

NICE Holds 40% Market Share, More Than Six Percentage Points Greater Than Nearest Competitor NICE announced that it has been recognized by DMG Consulting LLC, a leading independent research and consulting firm, as the Contact Center Workforce Optimization (WFO) market share leader for first half 2018 with a 40.0 percent share of the market. NICE Contact Center WFO has a lead over the nearest competitor by more than six percentage points of market share. "Our continued leadership in the WFO market showcases the strength…

NICE Named a Leader in Journey Orchestration by Top Analyst Firm

NICE Customer Engagement Analytics receives the highest rating possible in 18 criteria and is recognized for its ability to transform customer and agent journeys NICE announced that it has been acknowledged as a Leader by Forrester Research in "The Forrester Wave™: Journey Orchestration Platforms, Q2 2020" report. Uniquely, among the vendors evaluated NICE received the highest possible scores in the Data Fusion category, highlighting the ability of its Customer Engagement Analytics (CEA) solution in helping organizations to…

NICE Introduces Agile CX, Preparing Organizations for Extreme Business Agility in the New Reality

Utilizing cloud, AI, and analytics to build a blueprint for providing superior CX business insight and workforce agility NICE announced its launch of Agile CX, a program focused on addressing the need for extreme business agility as CX organizations are fighting to gain leadership in unprecedented times. For many years, organizations were busy building capabilities to improve efficiencies and experiences, accepting that implementing changes required months or even years. After facing the extreme challenges driven by…

NICE Launches Trial Version of Its Next-Gen Robotic Automation Design Studio, Expediting Enterprise Adaption

Cloud-based robotic automation trial allows developers to get a grip on automation and create quick and effective solutions for current work environments NICE announced the availability of a trial version for its next-generation Automation Studio. Openly accessible to RPA professionals via the NICE RPA website and free of charge for a period of 6 months, the new version helps boost development skills in both attended and unattended automations. Automation developers can now get hands-on experience with the NICE RPA tool…

NICE inContact and Zendesk Working Together to Support Remote Contact Center Teams

NICE inContact CXone@home free for 60 days to new customers NICE inContact, a NICE business, and the leader in cloud contact center, announced it is partnering with Zendesk, Inc. service-first customer relationship management (CRM) company, to support contact centers responding to changing customer demands. Companies can now use NICE inContact CXone@home with the Zendesk Support Suite and the complimentary Zendesk Remote Support Bundle to help remote contact center and help desk teams keep up with increased interactions…

NICE Actimize and Infosys Announce Strategic Partnership to Offer End-to-End Financial Crime Solutions

The next-generation suite of financial crime solutions will allow organizations to protect their customers using the industry’s leading solutions and services NICE Actimize, a NICE business and a leader in Autonomous Financial Crime Management and Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, together announced the expansion in their strategic collaboration. This global partnership will allow Infosys to offer its best-in-class delivery capabilities and resell NICE Actimize’s end-to-end…

CallVU Offers Contact Center Collaboration at No Charge to Help Nice inContact Customers Respond to COVID-19

CallVU is providing contact centers with the ability to cobrowse, content share and video chat at no charge to help mitigate the impact of widespread brick and mortar closures CallVU, the leading digital call experience platform, announced a program to enable contact centers using NICE inContact CXone™ cloud contact center platform to offer a more hands-on, interactive call experience at no charge for the first month. The goal is to help offset the impact of brick and mortar closures by bridging the gap between face-to-face…

NICE inContact Teams Up with Zoom for an Integrated Cloud Communications Platform

Leaders in cloud contact center and video-first unified communications join forces to deliver faster, more personalized customer experiences while supporting remote workers NICE inContact, a NICE business, and the leader in cloud contact center, announced that it has entered into a partnership with Zoom Video Communications, Inc., a leader in video-first unified communications. As both companies offer services which enable remote workers, the partnership helps address rapidly changing customer needs and business…

NICE inContact and RingCentral Announce Joint Offering Helping Organizations Transition Employees to Work from Home Rapidly and at No Cost

Combined solution provides organizations with cloud contact center, cloud PBX, video meetings and team messaging to ensure everyone can work productively from home NICE inContact, a NICE business and the leader in cloud contact center, in partnership with RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, today announced a special offer to enable organizations to rapidly transition their entire workforce, including contact center agents, to work from home. The offer includes NICE inContact…

ConvergeOne and NICE Announce Launch of Customer Engagement Optimization Services (CEOS)

ConvergeOne, a leading global IT services provider of collaboration and technology solutions, announced that it has partnered with NICE to launch the first release of its Customer Engagement Optimization Services (CEOS) offering. CEOS phase 1 is comprised of two solutions from NICE, the world's leading provider of cloud and on-premises enterprise software solutions, namely  Interactive Voice Response Optimization (IVRO) and Nexidia Analytics. CEOS phase 1 provides solutions for optimizing the performance of contact…

Customers Give NICE inContact CXone Perfect Scores in all 12 Vendor Satisfaction Categories in DMG Report

For the Second Consecutive Year, CXone Achieves the Highest Overall Vendor and Product Satisfaction Ratings NICE inContact announced that CXone, the world’s #1 cloud customer experience platform, received perfect 5.0 scores from customers for all 12 vendor satisfaction categories, according to a new report by contact center, back-office and real-time analytics research and consulting firm DMG Consulting LLC. Customers Give NICE inContact CXone Perfect Scores in all 12 Vendor Satisfaction Categories in DMG Report. DMG…

Consumer Electronics (NICE) Awards Recognize Those Using Technology in A New, Innovative Way at CES

Enventys Partners presents the second-annual NICE Awards to startups disrupting industries from a range of smart home and smart tech verticals Digital marketing agency Enventys Partners announced their picks for the second-annual NICE Awards at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show. To be eligible for a NICE Award, a product or company must display how they’re making strides to grow their industry by using technology in an innovative new way. The eligible products or companies must also exhibit at CES in Las Vegas.…