Teradata Earns Top Ranking in “Current Offering” Category and Named a Leader in Data Management for Analytics Evaluation

Teradata announced that Forrester Research has named the company a Leader in "The Forrester Wave: Data Management For Analytics, Q1 2020," written by principal analyst Noel Yuhanna, on February 12, 2020. Forrester analyzed and scored the top vendors in the Data Management for Analytics market according to 25 criteria, giving Teradata the highest score in the Current Offering category. Forrester’s positioning of Teradata in the Data Management for Analytics wave evaluation is based on the company’s Vantage platform,…

Cloud Pathfinder Consulting’s CEO Joins the Board of Merivis to Help Veterans Find Good Jobs as Salesforce Administrators

Leading Veterans Service Organization (VSO) Adds Jesse Grothaus to its Board in Recognition of his Commitment to Veterans and his Successful Salesforce Consultancy Cloud Pathfinder Consulting (CPC), a national consulting firm enabling clients to fully harness the capabilities of Salesforce customer relationship management (CRM) software tools, announced today that CEO Jesse Grothaus has joined the board of directors of Merivis, a non-profit, volunteer-driven veterans' service organization that focuses exclusively on…

New Study: AI Helps Organizations Grow Profits 80 Percent Faster

Global research highlights how organizations are capitalizing on emerging technologies to enhance finance and operations for competitive advantage Oracle OpenWorld -- Organizations that are adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other emerging technologies in finance and operations are growing their annual profits 80 percent faster, according to a new study from Enterprise Strategy Group and Oracle. The global study, Emerging Technologies: The competitive edge for finance and operations, surveyed 700 finance and…

New Database Innovations Deliver a Single Database That Supports all Data

Oracle OpenWorld London, Oracle Executive Vice President Juan Loaiza announced the latest innovations which further strengthen Oracle’s strategy of providing a single converged database engine able to meet all the needs of a business. The new database features enable customers to take advantage of new technology trends—such as employing blockchain for fraud prevention, leveraging the flexibility of JSON documents, or training and evaluating machine learning algorithms inside the database. The future is data driven, and…

AppLovin Fuels Growth With New Strategic Investments

AppLovin, a mobile games company that fuels the growth of many of the world’s most popular mobile games and game studios, announced it has made strategic investments in two more studios: Clipwire Games and Geewa. Terms of the investments were not disclosed. “The leadership teams of both Clipwire and Geewa share our vision of bringing the best mobile games to players around the world, and we look forward to helping accelerate growth in their respective markets and beyond.” Clipwire Games is a fast-growing, Toronto-based…

Synacor and Qumu Agree to Merger, Creating Global Leader in SaaS-Based Collaboration Software

All-Stock Transaction to Enhance Financial Scale; Estimated $70 Million of Software Revenue with $50 Million Recurring Provides Strategic Opportunities to Accelerate Revenue Growth, Increase Operating Efficiencies and Open New Sales Channels Synacor, Inc., a cloud-based software and services company serving global video, internet and communications providers, device manufacturers, governments and enterprises, and Qumu Corporation a leading provider of tools to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of…

Oracle DataFox Expands Pool of European Company Data by 135 Percent

Insights Into More Than One Million Businesses in Europe Help Global Organizations Boost the Personalization of AI-Powered Applications and Sell, Market, and Trade More Efficiently Oracle OpenWorld -- To help organizations realize the potential of AI-powered applications in sales, marketing, and other business applications, Oracle DataFox has expanded its pool of AI-sourced and managed data. Since being acquired by Oracle in 2018, Oracle DataFox has extended its global coverage by more than 70 percent with rapid growth in…

Poly Introduces Poly Lens for Cloud-based Insights and Video Endpoint Management

Poly Lens Management and Insights Add More "Enterprise Cred" to Radically Simple Endpoints; First Step Toward Unifying Poly Management Tools in One Powerful Cloud Solution Plantronics, Inc., a global communications company that powers meaningful human connection and collaboration, unveils Poly Lens, a new cloud-based insights and management service. Initially available in a fully supported commercial preview, Poly Lens combines seamless management and updating tools with powerful insight into how Poly devices are actually…

IAB “250 Brands to Watch” Identifies the Most Disruptive US Direct-to-Consumer Brands and Services

IAB has unveiled the most disruptive, influential DTC brands. More than 3,500 brands were analyzed before IAB narrowed the list to the most important 250 direct-to-consumer products. This year, for the first time ever, 100 service companies were added. "These brands epitomize the growing disruptor brand economy, representing the leading edge of business development across the U.S. and globally," says IAB CEO Randall Rothenberg. "We watch these brands because their business model, personalized relationships with consumers…

RingCentral Gains Momentum in Public Sector and Education Vertical With Key Agreement

Educational Services Commission of New Jersey (ESCNJ) Agreement streamlines purchasing process for public agencies, state and local government, public schools and universities RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, continues to gain momentum in the public sector and education vertical through a new agreement with The Educational Services Commission of New Jersey (ESCNJ), which serves more than 1,300 members in public agencies including…

Equinix Taps Oracle Exadata to Help Power Global Interconnection Platform

Data Center and Cloud Interconnection Services Rely on Oracle Exadata and Oracle Database To help power one of the most dynamic data center and global interconnection platforms in the world, Equinix relies on Oracle Exadata Database Machine as a core Oracle Database transaction engine to run its growing business. With a global footprint of more than 200 International Business Exchange data centers spanning across more than 50 markets on five continents, Platform Equinix contains the highest share of the world's public…

Frost & Sullivan Names Rapid7 2019 Global SOAR Company of the Year

Rapid7's SOAR solution, InsightConnect, Recognized for Enabling Security Teams to Accelerate and Streamline Time-Sensitive Processes Based on its recent analysis of the global security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Rapid7 with the 2019 Global Company of the Year Award. Rapid7 has designed its feature-rich SOAR product, InsightConnect, to address the needs of all security teams, regardless of company size. The solution helps customers improve their security…

Burton Snowboards Selects NewStore as Omnichannel Partner for Digital Transformation

World's Leading Snowboarding Company Will Run Retail Operations on Iphone Innovative Omnichannel Platform Manages Inventory, Endless Aisle, Fulfillment and Mobile Checkout NewStore, the first to provide Omnichannel-as-a-Service, announced Burton Snowboards (Burton) will implement the NewStore Omnichannel Platform in all of its stores globally.  NewStore will leverage its partnership with Salesforce to connect into Salesforce Commerce Cloud, giving Burton a single unified platform to manage ecommerce, customers,…

MarTech Interview with Abhay Singhal, CEO at InMobi Marketing Cloud

"Brands need to be more proactive about providing value to consumers and ensuring they can exceed their needs rapidly at every stage of the buying journey." Journey into Tech Hi Abhay, tell us about your journey in technology. You are a pioneer in the Mobile AdTech market. What inspired you to start with InMobi? Back in 2007, we had a feeling that mobile phones were going to be big. We wanted to start something of our own, so we took a bet and dove headfirst into Mobile Advertising. The rest, as they say, is history.…

Aurora Mobile Releases Report Highlighting Key Mobile Internet Trends Throughout the Coronavirus Outbreak

Aurora Mobile Limited, a leading mobile developer service provider in China, released a report that provides deep insights into key mobile internet trends and usage that have been taking place since the outbreak of the coronavirus began prior to the Chinese New Year holiday (“CNY Holiday”). Leveraging its cutting-edge technology, analytics and ability to quickly analyze cross-industry mobile internet data, Aurora Mobile has been carefully monitoring the usage of apps in real-time throughout the outbreak. As the coronavirus…

Future Today Names David Di Lorenzo Senior Vice President Of Kids And Family Programming

Former President of Kabillion Joins Fastest Growing AVOD Platform Company Future Today, an advertising video on demand (AVOD) platform that owns more than 700 content channels with 6.5 million monthly active users (MAUs), has announced David Di Lorenzo as its new Senior Vice President, heading up the company's Kids and Family business. Di Lorenzo will lead Content Acquisition, Distribution and Monetization for Future Today's Kids Platform business as well as spearhead the growth of HappyKids.tv, the number one free…

SproutLoud and Acoustic Announce Strategic Go-to-Market Partnership for Distributed Marketing

SproutLoud, a leading Distributed Marketing platform, and Acoustic, a leading marketing cloud platform provider, announced their strategic go-to-market partnership to offer premier, purpose-built Distributed Marketing solutions on an open marketing platform. “After thorough research and evaluation of the Distributed Marketing competitive landscape, Acoustic chose SproutLoud,” says Jay Henderson, Senior Vice President Product Management, Acoustic. Tweet this “After thorough research and evaluation of the Distributed…

DXC Technology Names Ian Read, Former Chairman and CEO of Pfizer, as Board Chairman

DXC Technology announced that the board of directors has elected Ian Read, former chairman and chief executive officer of Pfizer, as its new chairman. DXC Technology announced that the board of directors has elected Ian Read, former chairman and chief executive officer of Pfizer, as its new chairman. Tweet this According to Manoj Singh, head of the board’s nominating/corporate governance committee, Read’s appointment will become effective on March 16. Read succeeds current board chairman David Herzog, who in December…

Ad Tech Company Jun Group Launches First Rebrand in Its History Rebrand Takes a Team-First Approach, Letting Company Culture Shine From the…

Jun Group, a mobile-first ad platform company, recently unveiled the company’s first rebrand since its establishment. The rebrand was built on the foundation of their award-winning culture, transforming all assets across print and digital including a full logo redesign, a corporate video, and new product branding. Jun means truth. The world’s top advertisers trust Jun Group because everything they do is brand-safe, honest, and 100% transparent. Jun delivers brand, shopper, influencer, and publisher campaigns for Fortune…

Superson Collaborates with Google to Help Singles in Indonesia on Valentine’s Day

YukMoveOn (Let’s Move On) Shows How Google Apps Can Help All Indonesians, Also the Singles, Those in ‘Almost-But-Not-Quite’ Relationships, and the Ones in the Friend-Zone This Valentine’s Day Freelance-based creative agency Superson has launched their latest collaboration with Google Indonesia with a campaign that offers a fresh perspective to Valentine’s Day by showing support to those less lucky in love. Titled ‘Yuk Move On’ (‘Let’s Move On’), the campaign celebrates those who are single, in ‘almost-but-not-quite’…