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Impact Announces Agency Advisory Board to Further Advance Partnership Economy

Board created within Impact’s Premier Partnership Program to advise further development of Impact’s Partnership Cloud™ and to increase efficiencies in partnership management Impact, the global leader in Partnership Automation, announced the creation of a new Agency Advisory Board as part of its Premier Partnership Program. The program, unveiled earlier this year to invest in and support agency partners, is made up of performance agencies who use Impact’s Partnership Cloud™ to manage partnership programs on behalf of their…

Plug and Play Launches New Media & Advertising Innovation Program with Amazon Moments

Plug and Play announced their newest innovation program focused on Media & Advertising with Amazon Moments as a Founding Partner. This new program will bring together industry leaders, startups, and venture capital firms to fuel innovation and solve industry challenges of the Media & Advertising industry. Amazon Moments is an easy-to-use service that enables users to reward customers who complete high value actions within apps and games with eligible physical and digital items sold on Amazon, driving user acquisition…

B/2BNOW, an SAP S/4HANA Cloud ERP Solution, Closes Seed Round

B/2BNOW, a leading provider of electronic data interchange (EDI) solutions for the SAP S/4HANA Cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) system has closed first round funding and is rapidly acquiring new clients. Integral to this expansion is Esker, a worldwide leader in AI-driven process automation solutions and pioneer in cloud computing. This strategic partnership will provide better automation and an improved experience on S/4HANA as customers prepare for the transition from SAP's legacy ERP business suite, of which SAP…

Information Services Group Announces Second-Quarter Financial Results

Reports Revenues of $67.3 Million, Operating Income of $3.3 Million Information Services Group, a leading global technology research and advisory firm, announced financial results for the second quarter and first half ended June 30, 2019. "ISG continues to build forward momentum, with second-quarter revenues up 4 percent sequentially and EBITDA more than double that of the 2019 first quarter," said Michael P. Connors, chairman and CEO. "Our focused investments in the high-growth area of digital services, including…

Fusionex Ties up With Google Cloud to Help SMEs on Their Digital Transformation Journey

Fusionex, a multi-award-winning, leading software solutions provider specializing in Big Data Analytics (BDA), Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Industrial Revolution (IR) 4.0 technologies announced that it is building its product and services offerings on Google Cloud Platform technologies to help small medium enterprises (SMEs) across Asia-Pacific in their digital transformation journey. “This collaboration will see joint investments from both companies, empowering SMEs to take up BDA, AI, and IR4.0 initiatives” Fusionex…

MarTech Interview with Dave Fall, CEO at Brand Networks

"Digital advertising has been one of the most disruptive and exciting spaces in technology over the last few decades." Tell us about your role and journey into Technology. What inspired you to start at Brand Networks?  Digital Advertising has been one of the most disruptive and exciting spaces in technology over the last few decades. It’s changed the way business gets done in every category. I have been in the space for 20 years and first started my Digital Advertising career with NetGravity in 1999. I felt that Brand…

cClearly Named a 2019 Cool Vendor in Artificial Intelligence for Customer Analytics by Gartner

Vendors Selected for the Cool Vendor Report Are Interesting, New and Innovative cClearly, the leading provider of audience optimization solutions for search, social and programmatic and the first to offer a marketing optimization platform based on third party, real-world signals, announced that it has been selected as a Cool Vendor in the May 2019 "Cool Vendors in Artificial Intelligence for Customer Analytics" report by Gartner, Inc (report available to Gartner subscribers). In its report, Gartner states: "CX…

Wix and GMO Epsilon Introduce Enhanced Payment Options in Japan

Wix Customers Across Japan Now Have Access to a Leading Payment Solution that Includes Convenience Store Payment and Pay-easy Wix.com Ltd. and GMO Epsilon, Inc. have partnered to launch a local payment option for Wix customers in Japan. Wix businesses in Japan are now able to offer GMO-EP's payment solutions to customers through their online businesses. This partnership enables Wix businesses to use GMO-EP's credit card payment with a lower rate on processing fees as well as convenience store payments. Incorporated…

Actifio GO Expands to Copy Data Management-as-a-Service Offering Now Available on Google Cloud Platform Marketplace

One of the First SaaS Offerings to Perform Backup, DR, Database Cloning for Both On-Premises & Multi-Cloud Workloads on Google Cloud Platform Actifio, a pioneer of multi-cloud copy data management software, announced the expansion of its Actifio GO offering to full Copy Data Management-as-a-Service on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Marketplace. Actifio GO for GCP is a Software-a-a-Service (SaaS) offering, first announced in April as a backup-as-a-service offering. Now, it enables enterprises to consume backup, disaster…

Fraud Evasion Must Start with Data Sources

Consumer data is ubiquitous in Advertising today; its role made only more vital by the digital landscape. The more we know about our potential customers, who they are, how they feel, what they think and what information they seek, the better we can engage with them. The power of data though, is directly proportional to the truth it captures. If data does not capture true insights, the campaign that follows will be misguided. For many, this has driven interest in first-party data, with an emphasis on capturing proprietary…

TechBytes with Ryan Kliszat, Co-Founder at RevLifter

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at RevLifter. Having worked with e-commerce retailers throughout my career, I have a solid understanding of their aims and challenges. RevLifter’s technology was designed to promote offers that used data to deliver incentives on a 1:1 level with customers. In today's competitive landscape retailers need to be more selective and data-driven in how they use promotions, as margins are continually squeezed. In my role as Chief Product and Strategy Officer the needs…

Vonage Bolsters Artificial Intelligence Capabilities of the OneVonage Platform via Purchase of Over.AI Assets

Acqui-hire Strengthens Vonage's Expertise in Conversational AI Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, today announced that it will acquire certain assets from Over.ai, a Tel Aviv-based Voice and Conversational AI provider for enterprise communications. Vonage is acquiring Over.ai's technical team and intellectual property from i.am+, an AI technology platform co-founded and co-owned by musician will.i.am. With this talent acquisition, Vonage gains significant technology talent and expertise in…

MarTech Interview with Panayotis Nikolaidis, CEO and Founder at Savings United

"Increasing the level of autonomy and creativity means that our team members are more likely to have a great day." Tell us about your role and journey into Technology. What inspired you to start Savings United? I wanted to set up my own business for as long as I can remember. However, I was inspired to start Savings United following a summer entrepreneurship program at Hanse Ventures, an incubator company for start-ups in Hamburg. The program was excellent. It gave my cohort and me the opportunity to develop new business…

Armory Raises $28 Million in Series B Funding to Drive Enterprise Digital Transformation with Spinnaker, the De Facto Standard for Software…

New Funding to Power “Software-First” Innovation via Accelerated Software Delivery; Insight Partners’ Lonne Jaffe Joins Armory Board of Directors Armory, the enterprise software company commercializing Spinnaker, the leading open source continuous delivery platform from Netflix and Google, today announced that it has raised a $28 million Series B financing round led by Insight Partners. The round also included follow-on investments from all existing investors, including Crosslink Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, Mango…

IBM Transforms its Software to be Cloud-Native and Run on Any Cloud with Red Hat

IBM Software Products Now Cloud-Native for Public and Private Clouds- Enterprises Can Now Build Mission-Critical Applications Once and Run Them on All Leading Public Clouds or Private Clouds- Sprint, Societe Generale, Associated Bank, Primerica, Ilmarinen and Fiducia & Gad It AG Turn to Ibm and Red Hat to Transform Their Business for the Cloud Era IBM announced that it has transformed its software portfolio to be cloud-native and optimized it to run on Red Hat OpenShift. Enterprises can now build mission-critical…

Sitecore Positioned as a Leader for the Tenth Time in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management

Sitecore, the global leader in digital experience management software, announced that it has been recognized by Gartner as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management for ten years running. Sitecore feels this placement underscores the central role web content management platforms play in supporting world-class digital experiences, while solidifying Sitecore's position as a dominant vendor enabling companies' digital transformation. "As a company, we are honored to reach the major milestone of a decade as a…

Fireside Chat with Mike Davie, CEO at Quadrant

Mike Davie talks about why must marketers be educated about the Data Economy Tell us about your role and journey into Marketing Technology. How did you arrive at Quadrant? While studying for my Master’s of Computer Information Systems at Boston University, I realized the potential for building a better system for data producers, vendors, and buyers. I was one of the first public beta users of Amazon Kinesis, an early project to collect, process and analyze real-time streaming data, and I have been focused on…

Edge Delta Raises a $3.0 Million Seed Round to Bring Federated Learning to Enterprise Devops and Security Teams

Edge Delta, a Seattle-based analytics startup leveraging federated learning in DevOps and Security, raised a $3.0 million seed round led by MaC Venture Capital and Amity Ventures. Edge Delta has developed a federated learning platform that allows enterprises to use a distributed analytics approach to identify and remediate potential DevOps and Security incidents. This approach allows for better accuracy, speed and higher levels of security and privacy than previously possible…

Mobiquity Technologies Partners with PeerLogix to Expand Capabilities in OTT, Streaming Video and Connected TV

Mobiquity Technologies, Inc., a leading technology provider in next-generation programmatic advertising today announced they have partnered with PeerLogix, Inc., the established standard for tracking non-subscription based Over-the-Top ("OTT") engagement data. The partnership will provide Mobiquity's Advangelists platform with OTT viewership data expanding Mobiquity's competitiveness in OTT advertising, including connected-TV. As PeerLogix is the leader in historical viewership data - with a footprint of over 50,000 premium…

Satisfi Labs Expands Partnership with Minnesota Vikings, Unveiling AI-Powered Platformfor Fans on Apple Business Chat

Satisfi Labs’ Knowledge Management Platform Enhances Fan Engagement for 2019 VerizonVikings Training Camp and for Vikings home games at U.S. Bank Stadium ​Satisfi Labs announced an expansion of its partnership with the Minnesota Vikings, broadening Satisfi Labs’ AI-powered Knowledge Management Platform onto Apple Business Chat, a new way for users to communicate directly with businesses using the Messages app on iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch. This new offering is designed to engage with Vikings fans throughout the…