SurveySparrow Ranked #1 in G2’s Fastest Growing Products 2020

SurveySparrow, an end-to-end conversational experience management platform, has ranked #1 in G2's Fastest Growing Products 2020. SurveySparrow has also been named a leader by G2 in the best survey software category in the Spring Report 2020, the Survey Momentum Grid of Summer 2019, and in the best survey software category for Winter 2020 in G2 Crowd Grid. SurveySparrow is the world's first online survey software to offer both a conversational as well as a form-like output, increasing survey completion rates by a whopping…

Pinduoduo Subscribes to US$200 Million in GOME Convertible Bonds in Strategic Partnership

CBs are convertible at HK$1.215 per share, or approx. 5.6% of GOME shareholding PDD will bring GOME’s entire product range onto the e-commerce platform and help with its digitization strategy Pinduoduo Inc.,  an innovative and fast growing technology platform and one of the leading Chinese e-commerce players, announced it will subscribe to US$200 million in convertible bonds (“CBs”) issued by household appliance and electronics retailer GOME Retail Holdings Limited (“GOME”) (HKEX stock code: 493.HK) as part of a…

Telestax Announces Strategic Partnership with NUSO to Speed Delivery of CPaaS Applications for Remote Collaboration Amid Telework Demand…

NUSO, a leading cloud communications solution provider and Telestax, the worldwide leader in CPaaS enablement for the communications industry announce a strategic partnership to bring communications platform as a service (CPaaS) and complex call management logic to NUSO's partners worldwide. CPaaS applications are examples of collaboration tools that help organizations complete critical business functions and improve customer experience through automated processes or digital channels. For example, as consumers practice…

SSH Communications Security Corporation Appoints Teemu Tunkelo as the New CEO

SSH COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY CORPORATION APPOINTS TEEMU TUNKELO AS THE NEW CEO The Board of Directors of SSH Communications Security Corporation has appointed Mr. Teemu Tunkelo as the new Chief Executive Officer of the company. He will start in the position effective immediately on March 24, 2020. Mr. Tunkelo is an international business leader who has served major companies, such as Voith, Siemens, ABB, Invensys, and Compaq in global management and technology leadership roles for 25 years in Zurich, London, Munich,…

FSG Smart Buildings Announces Chariot, A Multi-Site Building Automation And Enterprise IoT Software

The Chariot platform unifies mixed buildings and multi-site portfolios as a building automation software with robust energy management capabilities combining lighting and HVAC controls with smart metering and IoT devices FSG Smart Buildings, a division of Facility Solutions Group, today announced the release of Chariot, a Building Automation System (BAS) software with robust Energy Management System (EMS) capabilities combining lighting and HVAC controls with smart metering and IoT devices for multi-site command, control,…

Davos Panel Hosted By IBM CEO Ginni Rometty Explores Precision Regulation Of AI & Emerging Technology

Event Formally Launches Ibm Policy Lab, a New Forum to Advance Bold, Actionable Policy Recommendations for a Digital Society and Foster Trust in Innovation also Follows IBM Policy Lab Publication of Industry-Leading Priorities to Guide Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Based on Accountability, Transparency, Fairness and Security Today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, IBM launched the IBM Policy Lab - a new global forum aimed at advancing bold, actionable policy recommendations for technology's toughest…

MarTech Primer: Sales Enablement Definitions, Tools, and Techniques- Part 1

Today, we have over 75+ Sales Enablement vendors and enablers who help B2B Sales companies better manage their Sales operations. In this MarTech primer on Sales Enablement definitions, we have tried to provide the current context of enabling every B2B Marketing team with the relevant tools and information. What is Sales Enablement? Various departments in the company could use Enablement techniques for a wide array of purposes to sell its ideas, insights, services, and products. In a purely SaaS or Cloud economy, we would…

IEEE Computer Society’s Top 12 Technology Trends for 2020

AI@Edge, Non-Volatile Memory Products, and Digital Twins Lead the Disruptive 2020 Technology Outlook IEEE Computer Society (IEEE CS) tech experts unveil their annual predictions for the future of tech, presenting what they believe will be the most widely adopted technology trends in 2020. Six of the top 12 technology predictions have been developed into peer-reviewed articles published in Computer magazine's December issue, covering topics that include cognitive robotics, practical drone delivery, and digital twins.…

HP Introduces New 3D Printing Subscriptions, Services, and Partnerships to Accelerate Customers’ Digital Manufacturing Journey

Significant Business Model, Ecosystem, Applications, and Materials Advancements; Continued Customer Momentum With More Than 18 Million Multi Jet Fusion Parts Produced in Last Year Alone Ahead of the formnext 2019 additive manufacturing conference, HP announced a series of innovative new subscriptions and services to help customers more easily integrate 3D printing into their digital manufacturing strategies.  To further enable customers to transform their manufacturing, HP also announced a series of expanded…

Demand Spring Announces New Additions to Board of Advisors

Industry veterans Sherri Leopard and Elle Woulfe add significant depth of expertise and experience to Demand Spring’s Board Revenue Marketing consultancy Demand Spring is pleased to announce the addition of two highly respected and experienced marketing professionals to their Board of Advisors – Sherri Leopard and Elle Woulfe. Sherri Leopard, a Senior Advisor with SY Partners, is a sought-after marketing advisor and consultant. Sherri founded Leopard, one of the industry’s first B2B marketing services companies, in…

WorkSpan Signs on Three Startup Veterans in Key Leadership Roles to Accelerate Growth

WorkSpan Announces Key Hires Including Chief Revenue Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and Vice President and Head of Engineering as Company Continues Rapid Growth WorkSpan, the category leader for ecosystem cloud, announced the addition of Nick Sarles, Chief Revenue Officer, Puneet Mittal, Chief Financial Officer, and Tej Chadha, Vice President and Head of Engineering. These leaders will allow WorkSpan to continue to accelerate its market position in this critical growth phase of the company. "I am delighted that our…

Atos Opens First Lab for Artificial Intelligence in Germany

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, opened its German Artificial Intelligence (AI) Laboratory in Munich. In this innovative environment, Atos is developing for its clients business solutions using AI and other cutting-edge technologies. At the opening ceremony Thierry Breton, CEO and Chairman of Atos, highlighted the relevance of AI for the industry and the economy. From left to right: Annette Maier, Managing Director Google Cloud DACH, Thierry Breton, Atos CEO and Ursula Morgenstern, CEO Germany „Artificial…

Mirakl Named a Sample Vendor in Gartner Hype Cycle for Digital Commerce, 2019

Mirakl, the leading global marketplace solutions provider, announced its inclusion in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Digital Commerce, 2019 as a Sample Vendor for marketplace operation applications within the Enterprise Marketplace. According to Gartner, “By 2023, 15% of medium- to high-gross-merchandise-value digital commerce organizations will have deployed their own marketplaces, thereby creating an entirely new digital ecosystem2.” In the Hype Cycle for Digital Commerce, 2019 Gartner explains, “The enterprise marketplace…

RemoteLock Expands Sales and Marketing Force Amid Channel Expansion

RemoteLock, a leading provider of cloud-based access control and smart lock management software, announced it has expanded its sales and marketing force to support the company's rapid security dealer and integrator channel expansion. The expanded dealer team includes: Jim Vinson – Senior Vice President of Dealer Development Vinson is a senior sales executive backed by over 30 years of experience in the security industry. His industry expertise is rooted in access control and electronic locking solutions with deep…

ANSYS Welcomes Lynn Ledwith as Vice President of Marketing

Marketing Veteran Brings More Than 30 Years of Experience to Pervasive Engineering Simulation Pioneer ANSYS is strengthening its executive team and renewing its focus on marketing initiatives by appointing Lynn Ledwith as its vice president of marketing. An accomplished and award-winning marketing veteran, Ledwith brings more than 30 years' experience leading marketing efforts for high-tech product and service organizations – from startups to Fortune 500 companies. "With the strength of our core solutions and the…

GetAccept Closes $7 Million Series A Funding Round Led by DN Capital

growth of leading document workflow and e-signature platform for sales; Former Slack & Zendesk CMO joins company’s Board of Directors GetAccept announced it has raised a $7 million Series A funding round led by DN Capital, with participation from BootstrapLabs, Y Combinator and a number of Spotify’s early investors including the former CFO of Spotify, Peter Sterky. The company is also announcing that former CMO of Slack and Zendesk, Bill Macaitis, will join the company’s Board of Directors. This round brings…

Dell Technologies Simplifies Customers’ Path to Innovation with AI and High Performance Computing

New Dell EMC advancements enable businesses, universities and leading researchers to innovate globally At ISC High Performance 2019, Dell Technologies is announcing details of new solutions, reference designs, customer collaborations and partnerships designed to advance and simplify the deployment of artificial intelligence (AI), deep learning (DL) and high performance computing (HPC). According to HPC analyst and research firm, Hyperion Research, 2018 was another high growth year for HPC, with global industry revenues…

SocketLabs Names New Chief Revenue Officer to Drive Next Wave of Growth in Email Delivery Market

SocketLabs, an industry-leading provider of highly scalable email delivery solutions that drive customer engagement and growth, is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Hontz as Chief Revenue Officer. Keith Hontz, top performer over two decades with SAP, joins @socketlabs as its first chief revenue officer to drive next wave of growth in email delivery market Hontz joins SocketLabs from SAP America, Inc., where he was Global Vice President of SAP Industries. With over two decades of experience as a top performer in…

Pulse Insights Ranked a Strong Performer in Digital Voice of Customer Specialist Platforms by Independent Research Firm

Earns the Highest Possible Scores in Integrations & Data Sharing Criteria Pulse Insights LLC, a  leading SaaS solutions provider for enterprise marketers, announced that it has been named a Strong Performer in a Forrester research report published today. The Forrester Wave: Digital Voice-Of-The-Customer Specialist Platforms, Q2 2019 examines the current state of digital voice of customer feedback offerings, and evaluates the players that matter most in the space. Forrester recognized Pulse Insights for its…

Smartology Enables Charities to Develop Contextual Advertising Campaigns to Support Fundraising in Real Time

New Approach Ensures the Third Sector Can Target Articles Contextually with Relevant AD Messages Smartology, the technology firm named as one of the top AI companies by the UK government, has launched a new media tool for charities allowing them to run contextual advertising campaigns on the world’s leading publishers. Charities are now able to buy media space contextually to benefit their fundraising drives. Premium publishers often struggle to sell media space next to “hard” news articles such as stories on extreme…