BlueJeans Is the Choice for Enterprise Collaboration and Productivity

Investments in Customer Success and R&D Propel Growth Blue Jeans Network, Inc. announced it has reached a coveted milestone for private Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies, surpassing $100 Million in annual recurring revenue during the fiscal year that ended January 31, 2019. BlueJeans has a strong heritage of supporting video collaboration solutions for the enterprise segment, with two-thirds of BlueJeans’ revenue coming from enterprise customers. Over the last fiscal year, customer adoption drove a 62% increase in…

AVer Announces EP65 – Zoom Certified All-In-One Interactive Flat Panel

AVer Information Inc., award-winning innovator of video conferencing solutions, unveiled the EP65 all-in-one interactive flat panel touch display solution integrated with and certified for Zoom Rooms for Touch. The EP65 is preloaded with Zoom Rooms for Touch software for seamless integration allowing Zoom and AVer customers to connect to Zoom video meetings with just one touch. Ensure your ideas are heard clearly and share ideas face to face using live video with the embedded super sharp 4K conference camera for crisp…

DATA: US Marketers Increasingly Targeting Animal Lovers & Hispanic Audiences; Parents No Longer a Top Target

New Data from Lotame Releases the Top Audience Data Segments from 2018 Lotame, a real-time data solutions company that empowers clients to turn data into actionable audience insights and positive ROI, released statistics looking at what prepackaged data audience segments US marketers purchased from January to October 2018 compared to the previous year. The findings are based on spend across the Lotame Data Exchange (LDX) - the world’s largest data exchange for advertisers, representing what the industry as a whole is…

Brightcove Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Ooyala’s Online Video Platform Business

Addition of Client Base, Technology, Employees, and Global Operations Enhances Brightcove’sMarket Leading Capabilities and Support for Global Customer Experience Brightcove Inc. , a leading global provider of cloud services for video, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the online video platform (OVP) business of Ooyala, a provider of cloud video technology. Brightcove is acquiring Ooyala’s OVP technology, including video content management and publishing platform Backlot, Analytics, Live, and…

Analyst Study Reveals Celebrus Enterprise CDP Helped Generate Millions in Profits for a Leading European Bank

$15.4 Million Gross Revenue Generated from Deployment of Celebrus CDP A Total Economic Impact study conducted by Forrester Consulting and commissioned by Celebrus, the Enterprise Customer Data Platform (CDP) from D4t4 Solutions, in partnership with Dell EMC, the provider of industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and cybersecurity technologies, quantifies the benefits gained by one of Celebrus’ many banking clients. The study determines that the Total Economic Impact of the Celebrus CDP amounts to more…

Over-The-Top Streaming Services Expected to Reap the Benefits of Smart Device Integration

Over-the-top (OTT) services are being heavily demanded as the reach of smartphone devices continues to grow. Consumers can pay for OTT services as opposed to traditional TV services in order to access media via the internet. With the growing adoption of smartphones, the OTT service is expected to accelerate even further. According to data compiled by Technavio analysts, the global OTT market is projected to grow by USD 64.14 Billion, while accelerating at a CAGR of 17% throughout the forecast period from 2018 to 2022. Many…

Lisa Utzschneider Joins IAS as Chief Executive Officer

Current CEO Scott Knoll Will Move into an Advisory Role Integral Ad Science (IAS) announced that Lisa Utzschneider will join the company as CEO and member of its board of directors, effective January 7, 2019. After eight years as CEO & President of IAS, Scott Knoll has chosen to move into an advisory role for the company. Utzschneider has over 20 years of experience and most recently served as Chief Revenue Officer for Yahoo. “I am thrilled to join IAS and work with our accomplished team to scale the company globally.…

Plantronics Completes Acquisition of Polycom

Plantronics announced that it has completed its acquisition of Polycom. The acquisition of Polycom will accelerate and expand Plantronics’ vision and enable it to deliver the broadest portfolio of end points in the Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) ecosystem. “We are pleased that Plantronics and Polycom are moving ahead as one company focused on putting people at the center of every collaboration experience,” stated Joe Burton, Plantronics’ President and Chief Executive Officer. “Plantronics now offers an…

Panopto Introduces the Easiest Way to Manage, Search, and Replay GoToMeeting Recordings

Panopto's GoToMeeting Integration Will Be Available at No Additional Cost to Panopto Customers Panopto, a leading video platform provider for businesses and universities, announced an integration with GoToMeeting that dramatically simplifies the process of managing, sharing, and searching inside GoToMeeting recordings. For many organizations, recording online meetings and web conferences has become an efficient way to preserve and share the knowledge of their employees. Many web conferencing solutions, including…

Dialpad Launches Call Center to Help Modern Businesses Build a Superior Customer Experience

Modern Platform Brings Call Centers to the Cloud; Includes Disruptive Pricing Model Dialpad, the pure-cloud business communications provider, recently announced the launch of Call Center, a new and modern take on call center software. Built on the Google Cloud Platform, Call Center removes the complexity of traditional call centers with its software platform that helps small and medium-sized businesses (SMB) cost-effectively turn an often frustrating experience into an opportunity to create remarkable customer experiences…

Interview with Luc Burgelman, CEO and Chairman, NGDATA

"Well-timed and relevant customer connections will reinforce customers’ trust in the brand and allow companies to optimize their customer engagement strategy."Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to start NGDATA? I have a deep background in artificial intelligence, large data processing and rule-based systems. Before NGDATA, I co-founded Porthus, which delivered cloud-based solutions, a company that IPO’d in 2006 and was acquired by Descartes Systems Group in 2010. At that time, I was EVP global…

Intelligence Partner Brings RingCentral Cloud Communications Solutions to Businesses in Spain

Intelligence Partner Is a Google Premier Partner, and These Product Integrations Between RingCentral and Google Solutions Are Key to Empowering Workforces to Be More Productive RingCentral UK, Ltd., a leading provider of enterprise cloud communications and collaboration solutions and a wholly owned subsidiary of RingCentral, Inc., announced that Intelligence Partner, a consulting leader in cloud computing solutions, has selected RingCentral as its exclusive cloud communications and collaboration solutions provider. With…

Talk Fusion Aims to Cause Radical Shift in Video Communications Market

The Communication Industry's Most Disruptive Innovation — WebRTC Technology Sets A New Standard For How People Connect Award-winning video marketing company Talk Fusion is utilizing the communication industry's most disruptive innovation — WebRTC (Real-Time Communications) technology — to forever change the way consumers and businesses host live videoconferences and create and send emails. In essence, WebRTC sets a new standard for how people connect, giving users the ability to video chat and message…