Silverbullet Accelerates Network 10’s Monetisation Capabilities Through Trusted Partnership

Silverbullet helps accelerate the Australian commercial TV network's data rollout to better serve its advertisers and audiences, while helping solidify its in-house capabilities Part of ViacomCBS, Network 10 is one of Australia’s major commercial television networks. 10 Play is its broadcast video on demand (BVOD) platform and features shows such as the highly successful MasterChef Australia series and Bachelor franchise as well as exclusive content supporting 10’s shows. 10 Play’s audience continues to grow with the…

Cerillion Unlocks Full Value of CSP Data With Advanced Analytics and Insights

Cerillion announced the launch of Cerillion 8.2, the latest version of its Enterprise BSS/OSS suite, a standards-based monetisation and customer engagement platform, which helps Communications Services Providers (CSPs) to achieve better business outcomes and expand into new markets. Marketing Technology News: CM Group Announces Acquisition of Selligent Marketing Cloud Building on the success of Cerillion 8.1, launched in April, release 8.2 raises the bar once again with cloud deployment on Microsoft Azure and a raft of…

Brytlyt Secures Series A to Turbocharge Real-Time Data Analytics

Brytlyt provides instant visual data analysis 1,000x faster than legacy systems Brytlyt, provider of the world's fastest data analytics and visualisation technology, has raised $4 million in Series A funding from global technology investor Amadeus Capital Partners and Finch Capital. Until now, sectors with billion-record data sets such as telcos, retail and finance, have struggled to use their data to gain insights into company performance and improve customer experience and retention. This is because legacy systems…

Kwalee Hires New Head of Ad Monetisation as Impressive Rate of Studio Expansion Continues

The senior hire comes off the back of recent appointments in Publishing and Public Relations, amongst other departments Leading hyper-casual games publisher Kwalee has hired a new Head of Ad Monetisation, continuing its growth in early 2020 with senior hires to help take the brand to the next level. Dilpesh Parmar brings over a decade of experience to his role, having a wealth of knowledge in the area across multiple businesses. Most recently, Parmar joins from international ad network IQzone, where he departs as COO of…

Media Monetisation Worth over £1.7Bn in Unrealised Potential to UK’s Retailers

New research conducted by Dunnhumby media, part of Dunnhumby, the global leader in Customer Data Science, has unveiled an unrealized potential worth £1.7bn for UK retailers - and around £100 million for each of the three largest grocery retailers in the UK. Calculated using Dunnhumby media’s Revenue Calculator - a tool that enables retailers to estimate their media revenue potential – retailers have the opportunity to generate an additional 1% of their retail sales with media, which is equivalent to £11billion across EMEA.…

Talpa Network Selects Tealium’s AudienceStream as Backbone for its Smart Data Platform

Talpa Network Boosts Its Efforts To Become A Global Media Company By Enhancing Audience Data Potential And Reaction Time With Tealium’s AudienceStream Tealium, the leader in real-time customer data solutions and enterprise tag management, has today announced its partnership with Talpa Network – the leading media company in The Netherlands – to optimise audience data potential through Tealium’s AudienceStream technology. Tealium AudienceStream is the market-leading Customer Data Platform (CDP), combining robust audience…

Out There Media Strengthens Leadership Team With Africa CEO Appointment

Out There Media appoints industry leader Donald Mokgale as CEO of Sub-Saharan Africa Out There Media (OTM), a global leader in mobile advertising and data monetisation, has announced that it has appointed Donald Mokgale as its new CEO for Sub-Saharan Africa starting today. Donald will be responsible for the overall P&L of the region, driving sales growth by working closely with brands and agencies, and OTM’s mobile operator partners. Donald has been in the advertising and media industry for over 13 years and has…

Out There Impact Raises Awareness of Mandela Mile With Mobile Campaign

Out There Impact to raise awareness of Mandela Mile across Ghana and South Africa ahead of its ‘Step Up!’ online event on 18th July Out There Impact, the division of the leading mobile advertising and data monetisation company, Out There Media, committed to using the power of mobile for the greater good, announced that it has partnered with the Mandela Mile initiative to raise awareness of International Mandela Day and its virtual ‘Step Up!’ event honouring the late South African president. The partnership will see Out…

VSE and Bidgely Pioneer Artificial Intelligence Solutions for Slovakian Customers

97 Percent of Customers Want the AI-Powered Services to Continue, Found It Useful Bidgely and Slovakia’s leading utility Východoslovenská energetika a.s. (VSE) have introduced an AI-powered customer engagement and energy efficiency offering that delivers a simplified and more transparent energy experience to VSE customers. The comprehensive UtilityAI services delivered through email, web, VSE call center and field energy advisors are creating new value from customers’ recently-installed smart meters and helping to ensure…

Eyeota Expands ANZ Team with Two Appointments

Eyeota, the global leader in audience data, announces the appointment of two new staff as the company’s presence in the market continues to expand. George Henshaw joins Eyeota as Senior Supply Manager, responsible for data acquisition and account management. Previously, George spent five years as Programmatic & Yield Manager with British Telecom in London, where he helped the company establish itself within the publishing sector. He managed BT’s publisher portfolio, which included BT.com, sports, mail, Wi-Fi, and…

Interview with Chad Wollen, CMO, Smartpipe Solutions

"The focus will need to shift away from exclusively thinking about data outputs – the product of analytics and data science, to data inputs – building trust with customers so they will happily share their information because of the relationship they have with the brand, and the tools of control and transparency they can access." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to be a part of technology innovation company? I am the CMO at Smartpipe Solutions. Smartpipe is…

Kwalee Integrates Adinmo’s Ingame Ads Into Hyper-Casual Hit off the Rails

More than a quarter of mobile game developers (26.7%) plan to start monetizing their free-to-play games with dynamic in-game advertising in the next six months, according to a recent industry survey carried out by Pocketgamer. Ahead of the curve is UK-based developer and publisher of hyper-casual games Kwalee, which has grown significantly in recent months and now has more than 100 employees around the world. The industry-leading firm has selected AdInMo, the InGame Mobile AdTech platform to integrate immersive brand ads…

Discovery Selects Magnite to Strengthen DTC Advertising Proposition for Streaming Services in the UK, Japan and India

Magnite, the world’s largest independent omnichannel sell-side advertising platform, today announced its expanded relationship with Discovery in support of its leading real life entertainment streaming service, dplay platform, to maximise programmatic advertising capabilities. Magnite’s platform provides Discovery with control and efficiency for ad podding, inventory hierarchy, targeting, and real-time reporting. Magnite will also develop custom solutions to support Discovery’s unique product range and roadmap, as well as…

MarTech Interview with Teis Mikkelsen, Founder at Multiscription

"I can definitely see more focus on the digital side of marketing to compensate for COVID-19 losses - especially if we cannot return to a pre-COVID 19 world of travelling from event to event." Please tell us about your journey into the subscription services industry. How did you start at Multiscription? I started working with subscription-based gaming back in 2014 when I joined MovieStar Planet, a Danish company that had created a combination of a free-to-play game and social platform specifically for kids - we had…

Etisalat Goes Live with Cloud OTT Service Using Synamedia’s Infinite Platform

Synamedia announced that UAE's largest operator, Etisalat, has launched SwitchTV, a new direct-to-consumer (D2C) service based on Synamedia's Infinite cloud TV platform and its end-to-end video network portfolio. Etisalat, the leading telecommunication operator in emerging markets, chose to work with Synamedia because its technologies provide the flexibility, security and agility needed to support, monetise and scale a multi-screen service with both free and premium live TV channels, catch-up and on-demand. Of particular…

Introducing Apiflex, Apigate’s Partner Bundling Platform for Customer Acquisition and Retention

Apigate, a trusted provider to Telco Operators and Digital Merchants for reach, acquisition and monetisation, announced the launch of its new dynamic content bundling platform “Apiflex“. Apiflex enables Digital Merchants and Telco Operators to co-create rich content and service offerings that, together, are more appealing and offer better value to end users and at the same time, tackle the rising cost of digital marketing and sales leaving them to focus on growing and retaining their respective customer base. Marketing…

Juniper Research: Number of Voice Assistant Devices in Use to Overtake World Population by 2024, Reaching 8.4bn, Led by Smartphones

Voice-interactive devices in use to double by 2024 A new report from Juniper Research has found that consumers will interact with voice assistants on over 8.4 billion devices by 2024; overtaking the world’s population and growing 113% compared to the 4.2 billion devices expected to be in use by year end 2020. Despite this, monetisation of the voice assistants themselves remains a challenge. “Ingrained habits of how devices are used will restrict opportunities for voice assistants and voice commerce” Need for…

Manx Telecom Inks 5 Year SaaS Deal With Cerillion

Cerillion (AIM: CER), an innovator in digital monetisation and customer management solutions, announced a major contract extension with Manx Telecom, which will see them upgrade to Cerillion 8 and move to a new Software-as-a-Service agreement based on Cerillion’s Evergreen Software Model, including five years of support and maintenance. The Cerillion solution will be implemented on a new private cloud platform, providing the ideal balance between flexibility and control, and benefitting from the latest virtualisation and…

TechBytes with Kumaran Sambandam, VP of International Demand Partnerships at RhythmOne

Hi Kumar, tell us about the major milestones in your career as an Adtech professional? I was a part of the digital advertising industry in 2006 with AOL — when ad servers and networks were a big thing, like AI is a big thing today. I had the opportunity to move to mobile advertising in 2011, which gave me a holistic view between desktop and mobile, and its unique offering in digital advertising. I then joined Mobfox to drive it from an ad network to ad exchange. I earned the opportunity to grow the business to $50…

ID5 and Primis Announce Partnership

Primis, The Video Discovery Platform have joined some of the leading ad tech platforms in the world to support ID5, the independent shared identity infrastructure providing premium publishers and ad tech platforms with a universal ID solution to improve user recognition in programmatic advertising. Primis, a valued property of Universal McCann and IPG, is joining the likes of Amobee, MediaMath, Pubmatic and many other notable ad-tech players in their common goal to improve user recognition and match rates and reduce the…