Janrain Taps Industry Veteran Alan Elliot VP of Worldwide Sales and Alliances

Alan Elliot is an Industry Leader in Identity Management, Cybersecurity, and Network Infrastructure who would Lead Global Expansion for Janrain into CIAM Market Janrain, the leader in Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) has announced the hiring of Alan Elliot as the company's vice president of worldwide sales and alliances. Elliot brings more than 25 years of senior-level experience selling identity management, marketing technology, and most significantly cybersecurity enterprises to Fortune 1,000 companies, an…

Cuebiq Introduces New IoT Audiences, Giving Marketers Insight into IoT Device Usage Data

Cuebiq, a leading location intelligence company with the largest, most accurate location database in the US, is introducing new IoT Audiences to help marketers capitalize on the wave of IoT data and the emergence of connected devices. With an estimated 13 IoT devices per US consumer*, Cuebiq’s new IoT audience data gives marketers better visibility into which specific IoT devices consumers use. This new data can be used on its own for cross-platform audience targeting or layered onto Cuebiq’s existing location data to derive…

Accenture Acquires Altitude to Enable Companies Leverage IoT Opportunities

Accenture has acquired Altitude, a Boston-based design, and innovation consulting firm. The latest acquisition will enable Accenture to leverage Altitude’s years of experience in curating innovative products and experiences that resonate with wide range of customers, both B2C and B2B. Altitude is known as an award-winning product developer, integrating the fine nuances of technology, design and customer experience together. Over the course of time, Altitude has helped its customers turn novel technology into a…

Boomi Launches New Integration Center of Excellence Service to Help Enterprises Realize Their Digital Ambitions

Boomi reinvents the ICoE model to meet the needs of today's innovative, collaborative digital enterprises Boomi, a Dell Technologies™ business, announced the availability of a new ICoE service to enable an enterprise to apply best practices, company and industry guidelines, and a growing repository of reusable frameworks to the work of building and managing integrations for their business. The professional services product, developed in collaboration with leading global system integrators and based on Boomi's…

BlackBerry Delivers Zero Trust Architecture Through BlackBerry Spark Platform for Unified Endpoint Security and Unified Endpoint Management

BlackBerry Limited announced the BlackBerry Spark® platform with a new unified endpoint security (UES) layer which can work with BlackBerry unified endpoint management (UEM) to deliver zero trust security.  Leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation, BlackBerry Spark now offers improved cyberthreat prevention and remediation, and provides visibility across desktop, mobile, server, and IoT (including automotive) endpoints. This comprehensive BlackBerry Spark platform benefits the user with a higher…

BroadPoint Celebrates Record Earnings in 2019, Positioned as Leading Microsoft Dynamics 365 Partner in Washington DC Metro Area

Credits the increasing popularity of two of Microsoft's hallmark products, Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP and Dynamics 365 CRM, for its success BroadPoint, leading provider of business technology solutions for commercial and federal companies in Washington, D.C., announces 2019 is the best revenue year in its 20-year history. As a Microsoft Gold-certified partner focusing on enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), and Cloud solutions, BroadPoint supports its clients by accelerating…

Datumize Partners with Informatica To Address Streaming Analytics on Dark Data

Datumize has joined Informatica’s technology partners network to extend its data integration and streaming analytics capabilities by exploring new data sources and capturing Dark Data from streaming and IoT sources The innovative technology and products developed by Datumize provide a good match with Informatica’s portfolio. In particular, Informatica’s leading streaming analytics solutions, Informatica Data Engineering Streaming, which turns volumes of streaming and Internet of Things (IoT) data into contextualized…

MarTech Interview with Amy Barzdukas, CMO at Poly

"Voice and Video technology have reached the point where it’s no longer mandatory to require everyone to be in the same office." Journey into Tech Hi Amy, please tell us about your role and journey into Technology. What inspired you to take up the role at Poly? It was an interesting route. For about 16 years I held various Marketing positions at Microsoft, eventually becoming a General Manager in their Server and Tools Marketing Group. I spent a couple of years as a Vice President at HP. Then in 2015, I began a…

Microsoft Announces a $1.1 Billion Investment Plan to Drive Digital Transformation in Country Including Its First Cloud Datacenter Region

The investment plan will provide cloud services from local datacenters to contribute to the development of the country, a robust education and skilling program to support employability for hundreds of thousands of youth, projects applying AI to benefit the society, and an Advisory Board with important CEOs as some of the first initiatives over the next five years Microsoft announces continued progress on its plan “Innovate for Mexico», to contribute to the development of the country. The main pillar of the plan is focused…

Axiomatics Presents Data Security Trends Emerging in 2020

More Data, Modern Technologies and New Regulations Mean Data Security is a Top Priority for IT Professionals in the Future Axiomatics, the leader in externalized, fine-grained dynamic authorization, released its annual trends that are now developing in the data security landscape. Axiomatics’ data security specialists assembled this year’s trends highlighting new techniques large enterprises are using to secure an ever-increasing amount of data. In fact, according to this report, enterprises could produce as much as 90…

Cisco Update: 5G to Support More Than 10% of Global Mobile Connections by 2023

News Summary:By 2023:   5G Speeds will be 13 times higher than the Average Mobile Connection 66% of the global population will have Internet access – that's a WW Internet community of 5.3 billion people There will be nearly 30 billion devices/connections by 2023 – 45% of those will be mobile Average broadband speeds will rise from 46 Mbps to 110 Mbps Wi-Fi6 hotspots will grow 13-fold from 2020-2023 and will make up 11% of all public Wi-Fi hotspots According to the new Cisco Annual Internet Report, 5G will…

Parks Associates: Only 38% of Consumers Feel Appreciated by Their Insurance Company

Consumer research study addresses impact of smart home devices and incentives on insurance choice New consumer research from Parks Associates finds only 38% of insurance customers feel rewarded for their loyalty, while 36% feel their loyalty to their insurance company goes unrewarded. The research firm announced its findings from a new study, Transforming Home Insurance and Creating Consumer Value, showing that loyalty rewards, including new products, can drive some consumers to switch providers. Nearly 40% of consumers…

Whatfix Raises $32 Million in Series C Funding to Empower Enterprises to Drive Digital Adoption and Prepare for the Future of Work

Led by new investor Sequoia Capital India, and with participation from existing investors, Whatfix joins the family of tier-one B2B enterprise SaaS leaders funded by premier VC firms Whatfix, the leader in Digital Adoption Solutions (“DAS”), announced it has secured $32 million in Series C funding. Sequoia Capital India led the round, with participation from existing investors Eight Roads Ventures-a global proprietary investment firm backed by Fidelity, F-Prime Capital, and Cisco Investments. Whatfix plans to use the…

MarTech Interview with Laetitia Gazel Anthoine, CEO at HEROW

"We believe that publishers have an opportunity to leverage user data in a way that enhances the user experience as long as they are transparent about its use." My Journey in Tech Hi Laetitia. Tell us about your journey into Marketing Technology and how you arrived at HEROW. I've always been passionate about tech. After my graduation from CentralSupelec, a French Graduate School in Engineering, I started working for a Telecom company in France (Orange). While there, I worked on the implementation of their mobile…

DataRobot Unveils New Snowflake Integration to Streamline and Simplify AI

Data for Breakfast series showcases full circle integration and dynamic partnership DataRobot, the leader in enterprise AI, and Snowflake, the cloud data platform, unveiled a new integration designed to make customers more successful with AI. The new integration dramatically simplifies the movement of data between DataRobot and Snowflake to better serve joint customers, allowing them to go from data to value faster than ever before. The DataRobot enterprise AI platform provides automation across the entire AI…

Dataiku Named a Leader In the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant For Data Science And Machine-Learning Platforms

Placement marks Dataiku's fourth consecutive year of inclusion in the report and the first year in the Leaders quadrant Dataiku, one of the world's most advanced Enterprise AI platforms, was named a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine-Learning Platforms. Dataiku credits its placement to its completeness of vision and ability to execute. This marks the fourth consecutive year of Dataiku's inclusion in the report and the first year in the Leaders quadrant.…

Cisco Announces David Meads as New UK & Ireland leader

Cisco announced the appointment of David Meads to lead its UK & Ireland business. Meads, who recently led the Partner Organisation for Cisco in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia (EMEAR) and prior to that, spent a decade in leadership roles for the company in the Middle East and Africa, will take on the role with immediate effect. The UK represents an important market for Cisco and is at a pivotal point in its digital transformation. With the seventh largest economy globally and a strong technology heritage, the…

The Power Pair: How Couples Are Shaping Influencer Marketing

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love is in the air. And in the influencer community, those who pair off as couple, may just find themselves a top pick for brands. As compatibility, connectivity and creative content become ever more desirable, social media relationships are driving a new wave of Influencer Marketing – influencer couples creating a unified personal brand that maximizes the value of their ‘coupled up’ status. As of January 2020, there were more than 3.8 billion social media users…

Hyperlink InfoSystem Positioned as Leader In App Development, AI Development and Salesforce Development

The world is moving so fast and people have no time to do their routine works manually. Maintaining a business is not as much easier or harder in this modern world. Technology is helping the society to use the time effectively and avoid such manual work to operate as a digital process. Technologies have been getting into the game like mobile applications, artificial intelligence, IoT and so on and the fact is that these are portable to use, no external person is required to look at the work. The reason behind the requirement…

DNA Selects And Deploys Affirmed Networks As Foundation For New 5G NSA And SA Solution

Finnish Mobile Operator Deploys Affirmed's Virtualized Architecture for Fast, Reliable 5G Connectivity Capable of Delivering New Services and Rich Customer Experience to Residential and Enterprise Customers Affirmed Networks, the leader in the virtualization of mobile networks, announced that it has been selected by DNA, one of the leading telecommunications providers in Finland, to replace its legacy network infrastructure. Affirmed's fully virtualized, web-scale, cloud-native solution will serve as the foundation for all…