ideaPoint Partners with SAS to Provide Leading Data Sharing Solution Through ClinicalStudyDataRequest.com

Improved data access helps pharmaceutical companies and academic researchers drive scientific innovation and advance medical care Anaqua’s ideaPoint, a leading provider of innovation management solutions, has announced a partnership with SAS, the world leader in analytics. The partnership will provide to pharmaceutical companies and academic researchers the most robust clinical trial data sharing solution, with universal guest access to receive and combine data sets from a variety of platforms or individual companies.…

BlueConic Raises $13 Million Series B to Further Expand Its Global Footprint As the Preeminent Customer Data Platform of the Consumer…

Spring Lake Equity Partners Leads New Round of Funding to Fuel the Company’s Growth in Increasing Its Capacity to Meet Marketers’ Escalating Demand for First-Party Data Liberation BlueConic, the world’s leading pure-play customer data platform (CDP), announced it has closed a $13M Series B funding round led by new investor Spring Lake Equity Partners with contributions from existing investor Sigma Prime Ventures, as well as angel investors. Growing from an estimated $1B in 2019, spending on CDPs is projected to be in the…

Measuring CCPA Preparedness of Big Data Companies: Facts and Insights

By now, you must have heard about the countless experiences of global Big Data companies and their battle with the General Data Protection Regulation also known as “GDPR” that passed in the European Union. GDPR was passed in 2016 and went into effect in 2018, yet businesses are still coming to terms with GDPR challenges and compliance standards. And now, a similar data privacy law is going to take effect in the United States, fortifying the already-stringent state laws. We are talking about the California Consumer Privacy…

Simon Data Triples Enterprise Client Count, Grows Talent by 75%, and Unveils New Brand Identity

Strong Customer ROI, Investments into Data Infrastructure, New Funding, and Strategic Senior Hires Fuel Company’s Ability to Power the Next Generation of Meaningful Customer Experiences Simon Data, the market-leading customer data platform (CDP) that enables brands to deliver incredible customer experiences everywhere, has tripled its roster of enterprise clients and expanded operations fueled by its Series C. Simon Data triples enterprise client count, grows talent by 75%, unveils new brand identity #CDP #CX “It’s a…

WireWheel and Anira Solutions Join Forces to Help Companies Launch and Evolve Data Privacy Operations

Joint solution combines intelligent automation with hands-on privacy guidance WireWheel, a leading provider of data privacy management solutions, announced a partnership with Anira Solutions, Inc., experts in data governance and regulatory compliance. Using WireWheel's comprehensive platform, Anira helps companies build and manage privacy operations to meet increasingly stringent and complex laws. New regulations and escalating customer expectations are demanding greater transparency about data privacy. Namely, legal…

Tiger Pistol Furthers Investments, Outlines Goals for Data and Analytics

Focus on Surfacing Unique Customer Insights and Building New Features Around Data Science Backed Recommendations To align with its efforts to better collect, present, and utilize data to show the real value of social advertising, Tiger Pistol, the only social advertising platform that delivers local activation at global scale, recently announced a series of data engineering hires to accelerate the continued evolution of the company's data and analytics capabilities. "As the advertising technology landscape becomes more…

Informatica Launches Industry-first Data Management Innovations: AI-driven Catalog of Catalogs, Data Marketplace, and Data Quality Cloud

New Solutions Enable Enterprises to Discover All Their Data; One-Stop-Shop for Accessing Enterprise Data; and Intelligent, Scalable Data Quality Via iPaaS Informatica, the enterprise cloud data management leader, announced extensive updates across its Intelligent Data Platform, powered by Informatica's AI-powered CLAIRE engine, enabling enterprises with leading data management solutions. The industry-first innovations include the launch of Informatica's Catalog of Catalogs, Data Marketplace, and the industry's first Data…

SCORR Marketing Releases 7th Annual Report on Life Science Industry Marketing Trends

SCORR Marketing, a global health science marketing and communications firm, has released its seventh annual survey on marketing trends in the life sciences industry. This free, 30-plus-page report delivers evidence that marketers can use to drive strategic planning, budgeting, and brand development decisions in 2020. “In marketing or leadership, it can be a challenge to prioritize initiatives and configure spend without knowing what strategies other companies in the life science industry are using and are proving to be…

New Vice President Joins Bond to Lead Expansion of Data and Analytics Practice

Francis Silva to Lead Team and Evolve Offerings as Demand Soars for Complex Analytics and Data Management Services Bond Brand Loyalty, a global customer experience and loyalty management company, has appointed Francis Silva to the newly created position of Vice President of Data and Analytics. In his new role, Silva will lead Bond’s analytics practice and a team of data scientists, business analysts, and decision science experts—which has doubled in size as demand soars for innovative and more sophisticated services, tools,…

Appen Launches Secure Workspace Solution to Protect Sensitive Data for Annotation in Facilities or in At-Home Environments

Scales Artificial Intelligence (AI) Programs While Maintaining Security of Sensitive Data Appen Limited, the leading provider of high-quality training data for organizations that build effective AI systems at scale, announced the Appen Secure Workspace Solution, which provides the right combination of technology, people, and processes to ensure that projects containing sensitive data can be annotated by a global crowd securely. Secure Workspace is part of Appen's portfolio of Secure Solutions, a comprehensive,…

Acquia to Acquire Customer Data Platform AgilOne to Deliver More Powerful Customer Experiences based on AI

Unifies customer data from disparate platforms; drives personal experiences across every channel Acquia announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire AgilOne, the leading customer data platform (CDP) for enterprises, to further deliver on its vision of providing open digital experiences. AgilOne brings valuable new capabilities to Acquia’s Open Digital Experience Platform, which harnesses the power of customer data and artificial intelligence (AI) to understand, acquire, and engage with customers.…

Optimove Uses Snowflake to Provide Brands with Direct Access to All Their Unified Customer Data

New integration will offer Optimove clients improved data shareability, processing speed, and transparency The Science-First Relationship Marketing Hub, Optimove, announced the migration of its data integration, transformation and sharing processes to Snowflake’s Cloud Data Warehouse. This is the latest step in Optimove’s revamp of its database infrastructure, Optidata, which enables brands to access, share and activate all their unified customer data. Combining Optimove’s sophisticated data calculations and…

Metadata.io Adds Bill Portelli, CEO/Board Advisor and Serial Entrepreneur, to its Board of Directors

Metadata.io ramps up for rapid 2020 growth as it moves to claim the B2B marketing operations space Metadata.io, the AI-powered marketing operations platform, announced it has added Bill Portelli to its Board of Directors. Portelli specializes in CEO mentorship, board directorship, product and revenue acceleration. With an expanded board, Metadata is poised to rapidly scale the company and tackle the competitive B2B Martech industry with its AI-powered technology that eliminates the human bottleneck in marketing…

In A World Where “Big Data is Video”, An AI Language for Machines Emerges

CDVA, the 1st Global AI Standard, Enables Words Supporting a Language between Machines to Develop for Lower Cost, Lower Latency and Energy Efficient Automation Intelligence Gyrfalcon Technology Inc. (GTI) sees interest surging around MPEG7's latest standards that usher in a wave of capabilities leveraging AI, but more importantly, solving issues for AI that promise to accelerate deployment, reduce latency, lower cost and alleviate compatibility. It is timely that such standards are emerging, as machines are becoming the…

Zaloni Data Platform Now Available in AWS Marketplace

Zaloni's availability in AWS Marketplace makes it easy for companies to quickly grow analytics value on AWS Zaloni, a leader in cloud data management, announced that the Zaloni Data Platform is now available in AWS Marketplace. Availability in AWS Marketplace helps companies quickly and cost-effectively implement the Zaloni Data Platform on Amazon Web Services (AWS) by providing a seamless procurement and deployment process. Zaloni facilitates valuable, efficient analytics through AWS by easily connecting and managing…

Champlain College Announces Online Bachelor of Science in Marketing Communication

New Interdisciplinary Degree ARMS Adult Learners with Integrated Skills and Knowledge for Modern Marketing Careers Champlain College Online, a leader in career-focused adult higher education, announced a new interdisciplinary online degree, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Marketing Communication. @ChamplainEdu Online announces new BS in Marketing Communication. The #degree helps adult learners and professionals in #marketing, #publicrelations and #communication learn skills across industries and stay current. #HigherEd…

How to Use Data to Drive Customer Propensity

Propensity – that is, a natural inclination or tendency – is a term that’s used frequently in Marketing, but not much anywhere else. Customers are a jumpy lot: a recent survey from the DMA found that 61% of customers had switched at least one brand in the last 12 months, so it’s no wonder that marketers and brands want to know what their customers will do next and when. Do they have a propensity to purchase or donate again or to lapse or go elsewhere? To try and predict these answers, propensity models attempt to anticipate…

Datacoral Joins the AWS Partner Network Global Startup Program

Datacoral, data pipeline infrastructure for Amazon Web Services (AWS), announced today that it has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN) Global Startup Program. The APN Global Startup is a unique "white glove" support and go-to-market (GTM) Program for selected startup APN Partners, so that they can build on their AWS expertise, better serve shared customers, and accelerate their growth. To be selected for the APN Global Startup Program, Datacoral has to meet pre-defined criteria, including a clear, demonstrated product…

1010data Names Jeri Allan Chief Revenue Officer

Allan to focus on scaling sales and business development initiatives to accelerate growth agenda 1010data a leading provider of time series-driven collaborative analytics, consumer intelligence and alternative data solutions, announced the appointment of Jeri Allan as Chief Revenue Officer. In her new role, Jeri will be responsible for optimizing the sales organization to build lasting customer relationships, drive new client development and serve as a catalyst for high-velocity growth. She brings more than 30 years of…

TruFactor Intelligence-as-a-Service Now Available on AWS Data Exchange, Powering AI and Machine Learning At-Scale

At re:Invent, TruFactor, debuts 40+ offerings as a Launch Partner for AWS Data Exchange, making consumer intelligence easily accessible to millions of AWS customers TruFactor, an InMobi Group company, announced at AWS re:Invent 2019 that over 40 TruFactor intelligence offerings tailored to specific use cases and industries are now available on AWS Data Exchange, a new service that makes it easy for millions of Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers to securely find, subscribe to, and use third-party data in the cloud.…