SparkPost to Acquire eDataSource to Offer Industry’s First Fully Integrated Email Sending and Analytics Platform

Combined Offering Delivers Transparency, Frictionless Ability to Leverage Analytics in Real-Time SparkPost, the world's largest email sending platform, announced the intent to acquire eDataSource, the leading provider of email deliverability solutions and performance insights. SparkPost powers the world's largest email senders and delivers SparkPost Signals, an innovative, predictive email intelligence solution to market. eDataSource's inbox performance insights and reputation management will help SparkPost deliver the…

SparkPost Hires Tech Executive Sam Holding to Lead International Business Growth

SparkPost expands international focus with the addition of London-based leader SparkPost, the #1 email delivery and analytics service, announced it has hired Sam Holding as Head of International. Holding is located in London and will lead all international strategies and activities related to sales, marketing and customer retention. With the addition of Holding, SparkPost aims to build on its continued growth in international markets. "We are thrilled to bring Sam onto the team as we continue expanding our business focus…

SparkPost Introduces New Recipient Validation Capabilities for Improved Email Deliverability

SparkPost protects email sending reputation by automatically culling bad addresses SparkPost, the #1 email delivery and analytics service, today announced the next generation of its SparkPost Recipient Validation service, its email validation solution that uses sending data from its footprint of trillions of emails. SparkPost Recipient Validation achieves the industry's best sender reputation protection by leveraging the world's largest email data footprint, derived from SparkPost's delivery of 37% of all B2C and B2B email.…

SparkPost Introduces the Industry’s First Predictive Email Intelligence Platform

SparkPost, the #1 email delivery and analytics service, announced SparkPost Signals, the first predictive email intelligence platform which analyzes the behavior of trillions of emails to predict email engagement and delivery health. It allows marketers to optimize their email delivery based on predictive analytics and machine learning to maximize revenue and avoid costly outages. Signals represents a major advancement in email analytics, as SparkPost works to transform the email delivery and deliverability market with data.…

SparkPost Appoints Richard Harris as Chief Executive Officer

A Former Oracle Executive, Richard Harris to Lead SparkPost Through Next Phase of Rapid Growth SparkPost, the cloud email API service preferred by leading Internet and technology companies, recently announced that Richard Harris has joined SparkPost as Chief Executive Officer. He succeeds outgoing CEO Phillip Merrick. Harris is joining SparkPost at a time when the company is positioned for continued growth. “Premier businesses such as Zillow, Pinterest, Intercom, and The New York Times recognize that SparkPost’s…

SparkPost Celebrates Opening of New Maryland Headquarters to Accommodate Rapid Growth

New Building More Than Doubles Company Footprint in Howard County SparkPost, a cloud email API service preferred by leading internet and technology companies, announced that it has opened new headquarters in Maryland to accommodate rapid company growth, expanding from approximately 13,900 square feet to 29,665 square feet at its new location at 9160 Guilford Road in Columbia, Md. SparkPost's new, two-story Maryland headquarters features innovative design and was carefully chosen with longevity in mind. Approximately 88…

Google and Microsoft Execs Among Speakers at the SparkPost European Customer Forum 2018

Julian Toledo from Google, Terry Zink from Microsoft, Lili Crowley from AOL, and SparkPost's CEO Phillip Merrick to Speak at the SparkPost European Customer Forum SparkPost, the leading email API provider that helps organizations improve email deliverability and customer satisfaction, announced the speakers for its European Customer Forum 2018 (ECF18). The immersive event, which will be held in Europe for the first time, takes place on 3 May, in London. Recommended Read: Oracle Marketing Cloud Adds Infinity and…

SparkPost Brings Cloud Email API To The EU, Announces GDPR Compliance 

New EU-Hosted Service Offers European Customers Enhanced Performance and Regulatory Compliance  SparkPost, a cloud email API service preferred by leading internet and technology companies,  announced the immediate availability of SparkPost EU. Entirely hosted in the European Union, the service offers companies low-latency delivery of application-generated emails and enhanced compliance with EU privacy and data protection regulations. Alongside SparkPost EU, the company is also announcing that it is compliant with the…

SparkPost Launches Jump Start Program for New MarTech Partners

SparkPost To Reduce Integration Investment Required By New Martech Partners Looking To Use Its Email API Service  SparkPost, the most performant cloud email delivery service available, announced its Jump Start Program to supply new MarTech providers with the expert advice and integration services they need to leverage the industry's leading email sending platform, at no additional charge. The new program both advances SparkPost's leadership position in the MarTech sector, and builds on the company's commitment to…

SparkPost Now Available on AWS Marketplace

Offers Customers Simplified Integration With High-Performance Email Services Used By Leading Internet, SaaS, And Social Apps SparkPost, a cloud email delivery service preferred by leading internet and technology companies, announced that it is now available on AWS Marketplace, enabling customers to quickly and easily integrate SparkPost into Amazon Web Services (AWS)-based applications. SparkPost's AWS Marketplace listing offers customers simplified sign-up, with the subscription integrated into the AWS…

TechBytes with Ryan Pfenninger, Chief Technology Officer at 250ok

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at 250ok. I’m the Chief Technology Officer of 250ok, where I oversee all progress of our Product and Engineering teams. I still maintain a very hands-on role, with much of my day in the product, improving it, fixing issues that arise, and overall ensuring the 250ok platform is everything we want it to be. Can you talk us through the decision process of setting the new integration in place? What was the “tipping point” that made you realize 250ok needed to have…

Rewinding 2019: Top 200 News in MarTech that Sets the Bar for 2020-2024

“Study the past if you would define the future.” ― Confucius The first decade for Martech-as-a-service is coming to its end. What was the year 2019 like for the industry? As part of our Predictions Series 2020, we bring you this unique Infographic Rewinding 2019 as a recap of top Martech news and announcements of 2019. Enjoy reading this list of most-subscribed martech news of 2019 that have already set the bar higher for New Year 2020. You can subscribe to our resources and insights through newsletters, social media…

Fluper is Helping Startups & SMEs to Grow their ROI by Offering a Wide range of Web and App Development Services

Nowadays, there are mobile apps for almost everything one could perhaps think of. There are apps to boost business productivity, ordering food, banking, booking holidays, and much more. Over 50% of the population of the country has a Smartphone; as a result, more and more organizations are building their own apps to grow their business and reach consumers. Fluper is helping startups & SMEs to grow their ROI by offering a wide range of web and app development services. There are multiple reasons behind the same, and…

Turn.io Launches Behaviour Change Chat Platform for Social Impact

Against the background of an increased focus on the role of technology to solve some of the world's biggest challenges, sees the launch of Turn.io a product that leverages messaging platforms for social impact. A screenshot of the Turn.io product dashboard for MomConnect, the Maternal Health Programme in South Africa. Turn.io today launched its global product that leverages messaging platforms for social impact organisations. an enabler for both engagement and behaviour change, Turn is currently…

NICE Actimize Revolutionizes Collaborative Fraud Fighting at Money20/20 with Decentralized AI Capabilities

Leveraging Its Collective Intelligence Capabilities, NICE Actimize’s Federated Learning Approach Tackles Multiple Fraud Typologies, Including Application Fraud, Business Email Compromise and Real-Time Payments Fraud Debuting at Money20/20 USA , NICE Actimize, a NICE business and leader in Autonomous Financial Crime Management, is introducing its Federated Learning capability that will provide financial services organizations (FSOs) with higher fraud detection rates across numerous fraud scenarios by leveraging NICE…

New Survey Reveals 63% of Canadians Won’t Buy from a Company with a Poorly Designed Website

A new survey of 1,000 Canadians examines whether or not they would buy from a company with a poorly designed website. The survey was commissioned by Little Dragon Media, a full-service web design and digital marketing agency based in Toronto. Survey Question & Findings The survey asked 1,000 Canadians the following question: Would you buy from a company that has a poorly designed, hard to navigate and outdated website? No. It makes me feel like I can't trust them. Perhaps. But I'll have to do more research.…

Timmy Awards Select Lineate’s Elizabeth Gallagher as Best Tech Manager

Chief Revenue Officer of New York-Based Leading Custom Technology Platform Provider Named as Prestigious Award Finalist Lineate, a leading custom software development company, is pleased to announce Elizabeth Gallagher, Chief Revenue Officer, has been named Best Tech Manager NYC at Tech in Motion's 2019 Timmy Awards. Gallagher was chosen as "Judge's Choice" as she was hand-selected by an expert panel of judges in the New York City Timmy Awards, which recognizes the top places for tech professionals to work in 12 cities…

AI Use Expected to Increase in Risk and Compliance Efforts, But Few Have Ethics Frameworks in Place

Nearly half (48.5%) of C-suite and other executives at organizations that use artificial intelligence (AI) expect to increase AI use for risk management and compliance efforts in the year ahead, according to a recent Deloitte poll. Yet, only 21.1% of respondents report that their organizations have an ethical framework in place for AI use within risk management and compliance programs. "As many organizations are still learning how best to adopt and leverage AI capabilities, it's not surprising that ethical frameworks are…

SiteZeus Names Jim Mizes, Retired Blaze Pizza CEO, to its Board of Directors

SiteZeus, the leading location intelligence software company, has named retired Blaze Pizza CEO and fast-casual visionary Jim Mizes to its Board of Directors. As a seasoned fast-casual restaurant leader, Mizes has successfully launched more than 1,000 new locations and spearheaded new innovative technology partnerships. His approach has enabled Blaze Pizza to quickly adapt to the ever-evolving needs of the customers, including but not limited to simplified online ordering and delivery services. "The addition of Jim…

The Revival of Ransomware: Webroot Reveals 2019’s Nastiest Threats

Webroot Finds Ransomware, Phishing and Botnets to Be Some of the Most Vicious Webroot, a Carbonite company, released its third annual Nastiest Malware list, shedding light on 2019's worst cybersecurity threats. From ransomware strains and cryptomining campaigns that delivered the most attack payloads to phishing attacks that wreaked the most havoc, it's clear that cyber threats across the board are becoming more advanced and difficult to detect. Consumers and businesses alike need to become savvier and take…