NEC and Intermedia Announce Strategic Global Partnership to Deliver Cloud Communications, Collaboration, and Contact Center Solutions

Agreement Sets a Fast Track for the Global Rollout of NEC UNIVERGE BLUE CONNECT and NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® ENGAGE NEC Corporation, a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, and networking solutions, today announced a global strategic partnership with Intermedia, a leading provider of cloud-based Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) and Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) solutions. Together, NEC and Intermedia are launching NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT, a fully integrated and born-in-the-cloud…

MobileIron and Adeya Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Secure Enterprise Communications and Collaboration

The companies have integrated their best-of-breed technologies to address the recent surge in remote working and the critical market need for encrypted collaboration solutions MobileIron, the company that introduced the industry's first mobile-centric, zero trust enterprise security platform, announced a new partnership with Adeya, the secure collaboration leader, to empower today's global workforce with private, end-to-end encrypted real-time voice and video calls, conference calls, SMS, instant messages, group chats and…

Aragon Identifies Unified Communications and Collaboration As Key During Health Crisis

Aragon evaluates 15 major providers in the UCC market Aragon Research identifies fifteen major providers in its fourth edition of the Aragon Research Globe for Unified Communications and Collaboration, 2020, published today. The report states that unified communication and collaboration platforms are maturing as the modalities of voice, video, and messaging become mandatory. While there was already growing demand for a centralized communications platform, the current health crisis has given enterprises a renewed sense of…

MobileIron and Adeya Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Secure Enterprise Communications and Collaboration

The companies have integrated their best-of-breed technologies to address the recent surge in remote working and the critical market need for encrypted collaboration solutions MobileIron, the company that introduced the industry’s first mobile-centric, zero trust enterprise security platform, announced a new partnership with Adeya, the secure collaboration leader, to empower today’s global workforce with private, end-to-end encrypted real-time voice and video calls, conference calls, SMS, instant messages, group chats and…

Avaya Identified as a Leader for 3rd Consecutive Year in Aragon Research Globe for Unified Communications and Collaboration Based on its…

Leadership Designation Includes Completeness of Strategy and Performance in Addressing Customer Needs Avaya Holdings Corp, a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, has been named a Leader in The Aragon Research Globe for Unified Communications and Collaboration, 2020. #TechNews: @Avaya Identified as a Leader for 3rd Consecutive Year in @AragonResearch1 Globe™ for #UnifiedCommunications & #Collaboration Based on its Innovative #Cloud Offerings According to the report,…

Ribbon Offers IBM Clients Free Unified Communication as a Service and Collaboration Rooms on IBM Public Cloud

Ribbon enables organizations to continue to support their customers with a full suite of communications and collaboration tools hosted on the IBM public cloud Ribbon Communications Inc., a global provider of real time communications software and network solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors, announced that it is delivering free cloud-based Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) technology on the IBM public cloud to support IBM enterprise clients' remote staff. The …

AVANT Communications Deploys 8×8 to Modernize Its Communications and Video Collaboration

Premier Distributor of Next Generation Technologies and 8x8 Master Agent Enhances Their Employee Experience for Mobile and Remote Workforce In the US and UK 8x8, Inc. , a leading integrated cloud communications platform, today announced that AVANT Communications (“AVANT”), a platform for IT decision-making for next generation technologies, has deployed the 8x8 X Series Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) solution to help enhance the employee experience for their mobile and remote workforce in the United States and…

Deltapath’s Noise Cancellation Gateway Helps Businesses Improve Communication and Collaboration Over Phone Calls and Fuels Artificial…

Deltapath, a Unified Communications company, specializing in revolutionizing the way organizations and people communicate, announced their Deltapath Noise Cancellation Gateway is set to release in the first quarter of 2020. The Noise Cancellation Gateway leverages Dolby's renowned audio expertise and technology. It filters nonhuman voices and focuses on improving two major areas garnering a lot of attention: voice calls and artificial intelligence. Voice calls remain a popular mode of communication, but the new…

Poly Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Its Broad Portfolio and Differentiated Value in the Unified Communications & Collaboration…

Poly's breadth of smart endpoints that connect across unified communications platforms reduce the distractions, complexity, and distance in modern workspaces Based on its recent analysis of the global communications and collaboration device market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Plantronics, Inc. ("Poly" - Plantronics, Inc. ("Poly" – formerly Plantronics and Polycom) with the 2020 Global Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award for its strong commercial strategy, differentiated portfolio, and tight customer…

Aragon Research Positions Vonage as a Leader in the Globe For Unified Communications and Collaboration

Company Recognized for Completeness of Strategy and Performance Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, has been positioned by Aragon Research, Inc. as a Leader in the 2019 Globe for Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC). The Aragon Research Globe graphically represents an analysis of a specific market and its component vendors. The Aragon Research team does a rigorous analysis of each vendor, using three dimensions that enable comparative evaluation of the participants in a given market -…

MarketSource Selects Phobio as a Key Technology Partner and its Rodio Workforce Communication Platform to Transform Communication and…

MarketSource and Phobio Utilize Analytics and Artificial Intelligence to Provide the Capability to Engage Retail Employees More Effectively Phobio, a leading provider of software and services that empower the retail industry, announced that MarketSource, the proven alternative to outsourcing sales, with a proprietary process that drives better sales, has selected Rodio to help build its Representative Engagement Platform (REP) and to drive workforce communications, engagement, and execution across tens of thousands of…

Retail And Banking Leaders Project Optimistic Outlook During Extended Holiday Shopping Season

ICSC President and CEO Tom McGee, TD Bank Head of Consumer Products Matt Boss and NEST CEO Rob Almond provide insight on the state of the retail industry Retail and banking industry leaders came together during The Rollout Event, hosted virtually by RetailSpaces. The panel included Tom McGee, President and CEO of ICSC, Matt Boss, Head of Consumer Products at TD Bank, and Rob Almond, CEO of NEST, the leading integrated facilities management firm. Despite the pandemic, McGee, Boss and Almond provided an optimistic outlook…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from 3radical (Customer Engagement), SalesHood (Sales Enablement), Agora (Customer Experience), netsapiens (Unified Communications), and ZetaDisplay (Content Management System). 3radical Wins Contract with Mediacorp 3radical, the leader in audience engagement and earned data solutions, announced the signing of its newest client, Mediacorp, Singapore’s national media network and largest…

BBTV Provides Corporate Update Demonstrating Acceleration of Business and a Successful App Launch with #1 Family Game on the US Apple iOS…

BBTV Holdings Inc. a media tech company that uses technology enabled solutions to help content owners become more successful, today provided a corporate update on its Q4 2020 activity to date: BBTV revenue and gross profit growth rates have continued to increase through mid Q4 over the same period in Q3, both when it comes to year-over-year and sequential growth rates. In October, revenue and gross profits have grown by over 45% and 25% year-over-year, respectively. This follows record revenues in Q3 2020 at…

TeamMate and netsapiens Integrate SNAPsolution UC&C Platform with Microsoft Teams

netsapiens, a B2B provider of unified communications, collaboration (UC&C), and contact center (CC) solutions for service providers, announces that it has partnered with TeamMate Technology to integrate its SNAPsolution platform with Microsoft Teams. The integration means netsapiens' UC&C platform can be activated as a softphone for any Microsoft Teams User on a netsapiens UC&C solution. As reported in Business Insider, MS Teams is fast becoming a communications and collaboration tool of choice for businesses…

iHeartMedia and Podimo Partner to Translate and Adapt Widely Popular Podcasts For Listeners Globally

First project is to translate and adapt the true crime podcast “Forgotten: Women of Juárez” (Olvidadas: Muertes de Juárez) for Latin America Listeners iHeartMedia, the No. 1 audio company in America and the No. 1 podcast publisher globally, and European podcast platform Podimo announced a strategic partnership to translate and adapt popular podcasts across the globe in different languages, introducing these podcasts to hundreds of millions of new listeners. The partnership will kick off with the widely popular true crime…

Wavo, the Global Leader in Music Marketing and Analytics, Named One of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 Companies

Wavo ranks 13th with 1,268% in revenue growth from 2016 to 2019 Wavo has been presented the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ award for its rapid revenue growth, entrepreneurial spirit and bold innovation. The program recognizes technology companies with the highest revenue-growth percentage over the past four years. Wavo has ranked 13th with an impressive 1,268% in revenue growth from 2016 to 2019. Wavo's CEO Conor Clarke credits a continued investment in machine learning and domain experts across music, analytics, and data…

Mediavine Expands Access to Contextual Ad Targeting Using GumGum’s Verity Artificial Intelligence Product

Mediavine, the largest exclusive ad management company in the U.S., has expanded its contextual ad targeting with Magnite and PubMatic using GumGum's Verity artificial intelligence (AI) product. Through Verity, Mediavine is passing contextual segments in the bid request to industry-leading Supply Side Platforms (SSPs). In mid-2019, Mediavine began offering contextual targeting as a way to combat the instability of third-party cookies in the various internet browsers. Due to growing demand from marketers, Mediavine has…

Fuze Streamlines Collaboration Experience with New Patent for Predicting Preferred User Communications Patterns

Patent enables users to communicate with others based on unique communication habits and preferences Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications provider for the modern global enterprise, announced that it has been awarded a new patent for predicting the preferred communications patterns of users on the Fuze platform, streamlining and optimizing collaboration across voice, meeting, messaging, and email. This provides a better, more personalized experience for users across devices and features in the Fuze platform.…

Uber Partners with Bond Brand Loyalty

Uber announced the introduction of Uber Direct, a new and operationally efficient way for Canadian retailers to manage their delivery process, reach their customers, and quickly deliver right to their doorstep—without contact. Ahead of the holiday season, a much-needed evolution of e-commerce and fulfillment, Uber is also pleased to announce its collaboration with Bond Brand Loyalty, Inc. to bring a new purchase and redemption experience to brands and their clients’ millions of reward program members. The transformative…