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.…

WebEngage Partners with Infobip to Provide WhatsApp as an Engagement Channel

The Launch of WhatsApp Reinforces WebEngage’s Omnichannel Capabilities with a Total of 8 Communication Channels on Offer WebEngage, a full-stack marketing automation platform, recently released WhatsApp as the latest channel of engagement for its users. The company has partnered with Infobip, a global business cloud communication platform with omnichannel expertise to bring Whatsapp as a means of engagement for digital consumer businesses. With over 1.6 billion monthly active users, WhatsApp is the most popular…

VoiceFoundry Announces Collaborative Partnership with SynchroNet

A holistic approach to customer and agent interactions, leveraging AWS services VoiceFoundry, a provider of enterprise cloud-based contact center solutions with a unique focus on customer engagement and SynchroNet, a pioneer in delivering virtual desktop solutions, announced a collaborative partnership to drive a new level of customer and agent engagement. The partnership aligns two specialty Advanced Consulting Partners in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) that have a singular focus of delivering…

CompTIA and ACTE Partner to Close Workforce Gaps in the Technology Industry

Leading Industry Associations Will Collaborate on Programs and Strategies to Accelerate the Delivery of Highly Skilled Talent to the Tech Workforce The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and the Association for Career & Technical Education® (ACTE) announced that they will work together on new programs and strategies designed to ready more people for careers in technology occupations. The partnership brings together two organizations that are leaders in their industries. ACTE is the nation's largest…

Alibaba Cloud Releases Machine Learning Algorithm Platform on Github

Open-source initiative aims to assist global developers on batch and stream processing Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, announced that the core codes of Alink, its self-developed algorithm platform, have been made available via open source on Github, the world’s largest developer community. The platform offers a broad range of algorithm libraries that support both batch and stream processing, which is critical for machine learning tasks such as online product recommendation and intelligent…

AWS Announces AWS Wavelength

AWS Wavelength enables developers to build applications that deliver single-digit millisecond latencies to mobile devices and users by deploying AWS compute and storage at the edge of the 5G network AWS re:Invent, Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company announced AWS Wavelength, which provides developers the ability to build applications that serve end-users with single-digit millisecond latencies over the 5G network. Wavelength embeds AWS compute and storage services at the edge of telecommunications…

Tech Fraternity Finds Inspiration in Sundar Pichai’s Promotion as the New CEO of Alphabet

The forces have shifted to Alphabet as Sundar Pichai reaffirms his 'wartime' mantle that promised to make Google 'safer, transparent, and accountable' to users The 'internet era' has turned another chapter this week. Sundar Pichai has replaced Larry Page as a CEO of a technology company for the second time in the last 5 years!!! Yes, the owners of Google, Alphabet Inc. now has a new CEO. It sounded like an internal shuffle initially, but soon took over a trending update for tech aficionados and aspiring entrepreneurs.…

Comcast Launches Customer Service Program for the Deaf Community in American Sign Language

Comcast Announces Partnership With Connect Direct, A Subsidiary of Communication Service for the Deaf, to Help Close the Digital Divide Comcast and Connect Direct, a subsidiary of Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD), today launched customer service support via American Sign Language (ASL) for Internet Essentials, Xfinity Internet, and general Xfinity billing questions, called ASL Now. With the combined expertise of both companies, Internet Essentials and Xfinity customers can now connect with customer service agents…

MongoDB Atlas Adds Support for AWS CloudFormation, EventBridge, PrivateLink and More

MonoDB added the new security features and updates, and the introduction of federated queries extend Atlas capabilities in the Amazon Web Services Today, MongoDB announced a number of new features for its global cloud database, MongoDB Atlas. MongoDB Atlas now makes it seamless for users to deploy and run the service on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Across all industries, businesses are increasingly opting to run their database in the cloud as a managed service in order to take advantage of the inherent benefits of Cloud…

Uberflip’s SnapApp Acquisition Welds Personalized Content with Lead Qualification

Uberflip has acquired SnapApp; Acquisition further strengthens Uberflip’s ability to drive demand and revenue through personalized content experiences; company opens first U.S. office in Boston to accelerate growth Martech RADAR leader and a leading content personalization and experience platform (CEP), Uberflip has signed off on an agreement to buy SnapApp. Today, Uberflip announced the company’s acquisition of SnapApp. SnapApp is a martech solution company that helps marketers deliver the leads sales wants. By joining…

Formula 1 Works with AWS to Develop Next Generation Race Car

Computational Fluid Dynamics Project utilizes over 12,000 hours of compute time to design car for 2021 racing season Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, and Formula One Group (Formula 1) have completed a Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) project to simulate the aerodynamics of cars while racing, carrying out detailed simulations that have resulted in the car design for the 2021 racing season. The CFD project used over 1,150 compute cores to run detailed simulations comprising of over 550 million data…

Top 5 Technology Trends to Impact the Digital Infrastructure Landscape in 2020

Equinix Predicts Hybrid Multicloud, Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Data Regulation and Sustainability Will Be Key Factors Influencing How Organizations Undergo Digital Transformation Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company, released its top five technology trend predictions for 2020, which point toward the critical digital transformation that organizations are making to lead in the new digital era. Equinix's expansive footprint across more than 50 global markets, and its position as a…

Polte IoT Cloud Now Available on AWS Marketplace

Polte receives exclusive invite to demo the company’s geolocation API in the AWS Partner Solutions Experience at AWS re:Invent Polte Corporation, a leading innovator of Cloud Location over Cellular (C-LoC) technology, announced the Polte Location API is now available in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. Polte will demonstrate their IoT Cloud in the AWS Partner Solutions Experience at AWS re:Invent December 2-6 in Las Vegas. Polte’s patented Location-as-a-Service (LaaS) solution leverages ubiquitous 4G…

MarTech Interview with Alex Fly, Founder and CEO at Quickpath

"Machine Learning excels at taking all rich signals, detecting patterns within them, and providing algorithms to optimize outcomes to the desired target." Could you tell us about your journey through technology? What made you found Quickpath? I’ve been working in AI for the past 20 years, and prior to starting Quickpath, my co-founder, Trent McDaniel, and I worked in a consulting capacity. We realized that many businesses faced similar challenges when implementing Machine Learning projects, so we wanted to create software…

TechBytes with Chris Ricciuti, VP of Product, Financial Services at Veritone

How would you best describe your journey through technology? My journey through technology is based on diverse experiences. I got my start in technology shortly after electronic trading began to permeate the financial services industry, focusing first on helping to create the plumbing that connects trading floors to exchanges and ultimately working on algorithmic trading systems in their early days. Eventually, I caught the startup bug and launched a company that built regulatory compliance software for financial…

MarTech Interview with Jean-Simon Venne, CTO at BrainBox AI

"Developing and running a sophisticated Machine Learning model and handling a number of data points in real-time requires immense computational power" How has your journey been through HVAC technology? What made you found BrainBox AI? My journey into HVAC technology began while working on energy efficiency projects throughout North America and Europe. During this stage of my life, I dealt with technology in a plethora of buildings. These were buildings of different sizes and purpose, anything from hotels all the way to…

Ping Identity Highlights the Addition of Board Members

Addition of Lisa Hook and Yancey Spruill Brings Decades of Public Company Executive Experience Ping Identity, a pioneer in Intelligent Identity solutions, highlights the appointments of Yancey Spruill and Lisa Hook to its board of directors prior to its recent initial public offering. “Their executive and board experience in both private and public sectors makes them valuable contributors to our growth and success.” Yancey Spruill is an experienced executive in the technology sector, and currently serves as the chief…

Integral Ad Science Provides Cutting Edge Ad Verification with Automatic Machine Learning Capabilities from H2O.ai

H2O Driverless AI Provides Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Help Protect Brands and Maximize Impact H2O.ai, the open source leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), announced that it is working with the global leader in digital ad verification, Integral Ad Science (IAS), to bring its industry-leading automatic machine learning platform, H2O Driverless AI to ad verification. The IAS data science team can deliver trusted data measurement and insights to the global digital advertising…

WekaIO Unveils WIN, a Global Partner Program

The WekaIO Innovation Network empowers partners with a modern storage architecture that accelerates AI and technical computing in the enterprise WekaIO, the innovation leader in high-performance, scalable file storage for data-intensive applications, today formally launched the WekaIO Innovation Network (WIN), a global partner program that empowers partners to solve customers’ biggest data-intensive challenges. WIN equips partners with modern storage architecture solutions, technical expertise, and an enhanced value…

TCS Collaborates with Qualcomm to Launch New Innovation Hub to Develop Next-Gen AI Solutions with 5G

Tata Consultancy Services' Hub to Explore New Use-cases Across Industries That Help Enterprises Innovate Faster, Deliver Superior Customer Experiences and Generate New Revenue Streams Tata Consultancy Services (TCS),  a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind Innovation Hub in Hyderabad, India. With support from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., an industry leader in wireless technology, the new hub will be used to build domain-specific solutions…