Scala Launches Designer Cloud, an Advanced Web-Based Design and Media Presentation Tool for Digital Signage

Designer Cloud's Intuitive UI Empowers Any User to Create Engaging Digital Experiences Scala announced the release of Scala Designer Cloud, a powerful web-based composition and design tool featuring an easy-to-use, intuitive user interface that enables creation of compelling and engaging digital signage media. Scala first introduced Scala Designer, the PC-based software made for digital signage, more than 20 years ago as part of its core digital signage platform, Scala Enterprise. Today, Designer Cloud is the next evolution…

Fall Update: Mapp Cloud introduces a Multitude of New Features – Interactive Emails, Unified Customer Profiles, Cookieless Tracking,…

Mapp, the international provider of insight-led customer engagement, is launching a comprehensive product update of Mapp Cloud, its digital marketing platform. The Fall Update includes 18 new features, improvements, and integrations. The package provides marketers with an even greater ability to use Mapp Cloud and its modules effectively, and specifically focuses on customer intelligence, marketing analytics, personalization, and automation from a single source. COVID-19 and its consequences means that it is more…

Warren Closes $1.4 Million to Help Local Cloud Infrastructure Providers Compete Against Industry Giants

Estonia-based Warren, a self-service distributed cloud platform has secured a $1.4 million seed round to help regional cloud infrastructure solution providers to compete against industry giants. The round was closed by Passion Capital and also included Lemonade Stand and angel investors like former Nokia Vice President Paul Melin and Marek Klisa, co-founder of funds Superangel and NordicNinja.  Major industry players are already quite aggressive in the industry in expanding teams and data centers around the world.…

Voxox and RING.CR Launch Cloud Phone System

Voxox, a 5G-enabled unified communications platform,  announced the integration of their partnership with RING.CR, a business phone system that empowers small businesses in Costa Rica. As part of the agreement, RING.CR is white-labeling Voxox Cloud Phone and is now offering the service in Costa Rica, complete with personalized telephone numbers. "In Costa Rica, there are more than four hundred thousand independent workers and micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSME) -according to National Institute of Statistics and…

CM Group Announces Acquisition of Selligent Marketing Cloud

CM Group, an Email Marketing company, announced the acquisition of Selligent (Selligent Marketing Cloud). This is CM Group's fifth acquisition in the past 24 months and makes it the largest family of multichannel marketing and email companies worldwide. The purchase was done from HGGC. “Selligent is an ideal fit for CM Group, and customers across all of our products stand to gain from our consistently-expanding family of brands” - Wellford Dillard CM Group has more than 70,000 customers for its products including Campaign…

Retail and E-Commerce Brands Enjoy Powerful CX Boost From Getfeedback as SurveyMonkey Announces Expanded Investment in Salesforce Commerce…

Hibbett, Puma, YETI, and more share CX impact stories ahead of the 2020 holiday season SurveyMonkey announces plans to deepen value for e-commerce customers through purpose-built integration with Salesforce Commerce Cloud SurveyMonkey, a leader in agile software solutions for customer experience, market research, and survey feedback, announced that Crocs, Deckers, Hibbett, Puma, and YETI are fueling their customer experience (CX) programs with GetFeedback, SurveyMonkey's multi-channel CX platform. With the ability to…

CM Group Acquires Selligent Marketing Cloud

Leading Cross-Channel Marketing Hub Furthers Enterprise Focus and European Coverage CM Group, a family of martech companies focused on multichannel campaign management and email marketing, today announced the acquisition of Selligent Marketing Cloud (Selligent) the organization’s fifth acquisition in 24 months. CM Group, whose majority owner is Insight Partners, purchased Selligent from HGGC. This purchase further extends CM Group’s lead as the largest family of multichannel marketing and email companies worldwide. CM…

CBTS Unites Cisco Webex with Broadworks Cloud Calling and Collaboration for Powerful Hosted UC

CBTS, a proven technology provider driving superior business outcomes, announces that its powerful Hosted Unified Communications (UC) solution powered by Cisco Broadworks is now fully integrated with the leading meeting and workstream collaboration tool Cisco Webex, combining two powerful platforms to deliver the ultimate customer experience with unified collaboration and communications. CBTS now delivers an end-to-end mobile, office, and remote office experience that is seamlessly connected through a single application.…

Domino Data Lab Joins Google Cloud Partner Advantage Program, Giving Customers A New Way To Access Secure, Scalable And Centralized Data…

Model-driven enterprises accelerate their data science journey with team collaboration, process efficiency, and reproducibility on powerful data science management solution Domino Data Lab, provider of the open enterprise data science management platform trusted by over 20% of the Fortune 100, announced it has joined the Google Cloud Partner Advantage Program. The Domino Data Science Platform offers an open, secure way to centralize enterprise data science efforts across silos and departments. It serves as an…

Hawksearch Launches Integration for Commerce Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange

Hawksearch announced that it has launched an integration for Salesforce Commerce Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange, empowering customers to increase conversions through advanced search, recommendations, and navigation. According to Forrester Research, 43% of site visitors immediately use the search box and searchers are 2-3 times more likely to convert. Hawksearch uses the power of both site relevancy and personalized visitor knowledge to deliver a refined search experience to users. Marketing Technology News: Five9 to…

Achieving Near-SSD Performance From Cloud Object Storage Brings Best of Both Worlds to Actifio Customers

Actifio, the pioneer of multi-cloud copy data management software, is providing the best of both worlds to customers with the performance they're accustomed to from expensive high-end storage at a fraction of the cost as they transition to object storage in hybrid and public cloud environments. The breakthroughs in performance and cost were highlighted at Data-Driven 2020: The Next Normal, Actifio's annual conference that drew record virtual attendance from IT and business leaders seeking better ways to deliver value and…

Marvell to Acquire Inphi to Accelerate Growth and Leadership in Cloud and 5G

Marvell Technology Group, a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions has decided to acquire Inphi, a leader in high-speed data movement. Announced under a definitive agreement, Marvell will acquire Inphi in cash and stock transaction. The transaction consideration will comprise $66 in cash and 2.323 shares of stock of the combined company for each Inphi share. Upon completing the transaction, Marvell shareholders will own 83 percent of the combined company while Inphi stockholder will have 17 percent. In addition,…

Privitar Announces New Integration with AWS Outposts That Enables Organizations To Safely Use Sensitive Data for Analytics in the Hybrid…

Privitar, the leading data privacy platform provider, has announced a new integration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Outposts that enables organizations to safely use sensitive data for analytics in the hybrid cloud. Through the integration, customers can leverage AWS native services in Outposts to easily deploy the Privitar Data Privacy Platform™ in both on-premise and cloud environments, then scale the solution as their data needs grow and evolve. Marketing Technology News: Conversational Marketing Trends: Chatbots Are…

ActionIQ Launches InfiniteCompute: Next Generation Customer Data Platform Technology To Outperform Marketing Clouds

Forrester Study of ActionIQ with InfiniteCompute Confirms 'Best-in-Breed' Capabilities & Shows Over 500 Percent Return on Investment ActionIQ, the leading Enterprise Customer Data Platform (CDP), announced general availability of InfiniteCompute – its proprietary, highly scalable customer database technology. The release from closed beta reflects a continued rise in large enterprises' demand for customer data management within a CDP. ActionIQ invested more than 3 years of R&D to develop and release…

Facebook Unveils Cloud Gaming to Race Against Stadia and Xcloud

With the ongoing testing in limited regions, Facebook has ventured into the cloud gaming universe with the launch of several cloud-streamed games. These games are available on the Facebook app and the browser, eliminating the need for any downloads.  Users can play the games available on the cloud service via the existing Facebook service. Further, there are no requirements for special hardware or controllers, as users can play with their hands on mobile and PC users can utilize mouse and keyboard.  For the first week,…

Redpoint’s Cloud-based Personalization Platform Powers Aubuchon Hardware’s Next-Gen Marketing Vision

Despite Challenging 2020, Independent Retailer Drives Growth With Customer Engagement Innovation Aubuchon Hardware, a family owned chain of independent hardware stores has embraced Redpoint Global’s rgOne solution to deliver a single view of customer data, driving expanded digital engagement and customer loyalty with an increasingly personalized customer experience. Aubuchon, with more than 100 stores across New England and upstate New York, has partnered with Redpoint since 2018 to bring all customer data into a…

CallTower Delivers Five9 Intelligent Cloud Contact Center with Microsoft Teams Integration

CallTower, a global leader in delivering cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications and collaboration solutions, announced they are offering a Native Microsoft Teams Cloud Contact Center through their strategic partner, Five9. In July 2020, Five9 announced its selection as a Microsoft strategic contact center partner to integrate its Intelligent Cloud Contact Center platform with Microsoft Teams. Marketing Technology News: Momo Announces New Executive Chairman and CEO Five9 and Microsoft Teams integration…

Tarima TV Ups Its Tempo With Cloud Broadcast From Amagi

Amagi, a global leader in cloud-based technology for broadcast TV and streaming TV, announced that Tarima TV, the first Latin concert channel has partnered with Amagi to bring a superior concert experience of Latino music on TV to music lovers and the larger Hispanic audience in the US. Available as a 24x7 linear TV channel, Tarima TV airs concerts in Spanish with exclusive content, covering the main genres of Latin music. Tarima TV has a schedule of concerts recorded in various parts of the world, behind the scene footage,…

Quadient Expands Impress Platform with New Cloud-Based Document Delivery Solution, Quadient Impress Distribute

Quadient Expands Impress Platform with New Cloud-Based Document Delivery Solution, Quadient® Impress Distribute Quadient’s new document delivery solution enables businesses to send mail from virtually anywhere without ever touching a piece of paper Quadient, a leader in helping businesses create meaningful customer connections through digital and physical channels, announced the launch of Quadient Impress Distribute, a new cloud-based document delivery solution that removes the distraction and laborious task of preparing…

Cloud Sales Veterans Release Essential Read for B2B Salespeople

Co-authors Mark Petruzzi and Paul Melchiorrie share lessons from careers in enterprise SaaS sales Anyone responsible for growth in a B2B focused selling company can benefit from reading Selling the Cloud: A Playbook for Success in Cloud Software and Enterprise Software Sales. Co-authors and enterprise technology sales leaders Mark Petruzzi and Paul Melchiorrie share lessons from their extensive sales and business experience, combined with wisdom from the friends they made along the way. Those colleagues are some of the…