OneTrust Announces Adobe Cloud Platform Launch Extension

New Extension Helps Simplify Consent Management for Marketers OneTrust, a global leader in enterprise privacy management software that supports compliance with data privacy regulations, today announces a new extension for Adobe Cloud Platform Launch to help simplify the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy compliance for marketers. The GDPR and ePrivacy laws define specific requirements for marketers around consent, handling cookies and other technologies, electronic communications, and…

Poynter Receives $3 Million Grant from Google.org to Lead a Program to Teach Teens to Tell Fact from Fiction Online

The Initiative, Called MediaWise, Draws on Collaboration with Subject Matter Experts Such as Google, Stanford University and the Local Media Association to Support Teens The Poynter Institute, a global leader in journalism, will lead a project funded by Google.org called MediaWise, a groundbreaking endeavor aimed at helping middle and high school students be smarter consumers of news and information online. Google is investing $3 million over two years in MediaWise, which will bring together experts from the Local…

Periscope Data and Amazon Web Services Collaborate to Streamline, Simplify Analytics Workflow

Periscope Data Achieves Advanced Tier Status in the AWS Partner Network; Further Integrates Amazon Redshift with Platform for Data Teams Periscope Data, the world's first software platform built to address the complete analytics lifecycle, announced an expansion of its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to help streamline the analytics workflows of data teams. Periscope Data will now be recognized as an Advanced Tier Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN) for recognition of its overall business investment on…

Verimatrix Demonstrates How the Cloud is Fundamentally Changing the Video Delivery Business at NAB Show 2018

From Cloud Security to Real-Time Video Intelligence to a New Connected Content Marketplace, Operators Embracing the Cloud Are Best Prepared for this New World of Video Verimatrix, a specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for network-connected devices and services, is bringing the benefits of cloud-based technology to the forefront of its solution strategy at the NAB Show 2018. Video service operators are aware of the CAPEX advantages that cloud-based solutions can offer, but may not be thinking of…

Julius Deploys AI-Driven Earned Media Value Index to Monetize Influencers

Earned Media Value Index to Help Marketers Identify High-Performing Partners Julius, the 100 percent vetted and curated influencer marketing solution, has expanded its dataset to include Ayzenberg’s Earned Media Value Index (EMVI). Beyond clicks and engagement metrics, brands and agencies can now leverage the Julius platform to search for, message with, and measure social influencers according to their real-world, monetary performance. Read More: Interview with Jon Lombardo, Global Brand Strategy Lead, LinkedIn Julius…

Tektronix Brings Live and On-Demand Video Content Quality Assurance to Cloud, Virtual Workflows

Sentry Simplifies Quality Monitoring with Expanded Support for OTT/Video Cloud Workflows, Ad Insertion Monitoring, CMAF Support and More Tektronix Inc., an industry-leading innovator of video test, monitoring and diagnostics solutions, announced that its Sentry real-time video quality content monitoring solution now delivers live and on-demand video quality assurance across cloud and virtual streaming workflows. With its latest enhancements, Sentry simplifies quality monitoring across today's complex environments giving…

SAP Adds Advanced Data Protection and Privacy Features to the SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite

SAP's New Features Will Enable GDPR Compliance SAP SE announced new and updated features to the SAP® SuccessFactors® HCM Suite that will make it easier for HR leaders worldwide to comply with data protection and privacy laws. The announcement was made at the 2018 UNLEASH Conference & Expo, taking place March 20 and 21 at the ExCel London. The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply as of May 25, and with advanced data protection and privacy capabilities within the SAP SuccessFactors…

Jumpshot’s New “Insights” Product Now Enables Brands to Benchmark Against Competitors

Insights, the New Analytics Tool, Reports Consumers Make Over 50 Percent of Their Online Retail Purchases on E-Commerce Sites Like Amazon and Walmart.com Jumpshot, the only company that unlocks walled-garden data, announced that it has broadened its data offering to enable marketing professionals who manage brands to benchmark against competitors by understanding purchase behavior, all the way down to the brand and category level. From search engines and online marketplaces to competitive websites, the new solution,…

As New EU Data Regulations Loom, Grapeshot Empowers Marketers to Increase Digital Scale and Delivery with Contextual Intelligence

Company Offers GDPR-Safe Solution for Brands and Agencies to Target Audiences with Relevant Messaging, Without the Use of Third-Party Data and Cookies Grapeshot, the contextual intelligence platform that empowers brands to connect with consumers by unlocking the power of real-time context, announced its GDPR-safe solution for brands, agencies, and programmatic platforms, navigating the impending General Data Protection Regulation policies (GDPR). GDPR goes into effect on May 25, 2018, and is expected to render up to 75%…

Mobfox Introduces Audience Analytics for Better In-App Monetization

The New Offering, Audience Analytics, Includes a Game-Changing Dashboard Enabling App Developers to Acquire Lookalike Users with the Click of a Button Global mobile advertising platform Mobfox has announced the launch of its new Audience Analytics developer offering with actionable insights about publishers’ app users. New features include an in-depth dashboard and optimized lookalike user acquisition capabilities. At the time of this announcement, Gil Klein, Managing Director of Mobfox, said, "Our new offering…

GDPR: Take a Long, Hard Look at Yourselves in 2018

Every so often something big comes along that throws a spanner in the business works. There might be mild panic and numerous meetings, but ultimately down the line, everything is usually fine - and if done properly, things can feel as though they’ve changed for the better. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is one of these spanners, clunking its way through every facet of the business. As the date for GDPR compliance, 25th May, draws ever closer,  organizations are frantically trying to get their house in…

Rakuten Marketing Survey: Global Organizations Anticipate 26 Percent Marketing Budget Loss in 2018

Rakuten Marketing Survey's Report, Identifies Marketers' Fear of Budget Waste as E-commerce Continues to Expand Globally Rakuten Marketing, the leading technology company that enables brands to increase sales through data-driven performance marketing, announced results from its newest global report. The Rakuten Marketing "What Marketers Want in 2018: Five Strategic Opportunities for 2018" survey polled over 1,000 marketers across the US United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Asia-Pacific (APAC) and found a common fear of…

Interview with Lissa Daniels, VP, Demand Generation, Marketing Operations and Analytics, Looker

"Technology is going to help us all get more personal. Data, behavioral intent and AI can help us all make the experience more personal for our leads and customers."Tell us a little bit about your role at Looker? I head up the team that fills and optimizes the marketing lead funnel. Our first goal is to feed our sales development team with the highest quality leads possible. Those leads need to turn into happy customers. We spend our time testing and trying all that we can. Then we spend a good bit of time analyzing to…

Episerver Announces Intelligent Content Personalization

Episerver Advance Rounds out the Episerver Personalization Suite, Drawing on Cognitive Artificial Intelligence to Support Unprecedented Content Personalization at Scale Episerver, the company transforming digital experiences, today announced the launch of Episerver Advance to help organizations deliver individualized content to visitors everywhere they digitally engage. Episerver Advance helps marketers and merchandisers solve the modern challenge of delivering relevant content to people when and where they need it.…

Interview with Tom Edwards, Chief Digital & Innovation Officer, Agency, Epsilon

"Brands will continue to seek out marketing partners who really know their customers and are able to drive business growth."Tell us a little bit about your role at Epsilon? As the Chief Digital and Innovation Officer for the Agency business unit of Epsilon, I am responsible for brand planning, strategy, research, data design, analytics, experience design, digital and engagement strategy, media and innovation. Within my role, I have a unique opportunity to monitor trends and emerging technology and quickly apply and act on…

Mobile World Congress 2018: What’s Next for Industry Innovation?

Mobile World Congress 2018 (MWC 2018) has always been much more than just a launch pad for the latest handsets and gadgets, and 2018 didn’t disappoint. Of course, new cellphone models were released — including Samsung’s long-anticipated Galaxy S9 — but the focus of MWC was on major trends that are transforming the industry, and what innovations we can expect in the next 12 months. There were three key topics that stole the show: data security, the dawning of 5G, and mitigating the challenges of Artificial Intelligence…

OneTrust Simplifies GDPR Compliance for Marketers with Launch of Universal Consent and Preference Management Platform

Enterprise-Grade Platform Integrates with Existing Marketing Technologies to Implement Compliance with Global Privacy Regulations OneTrust, a global leader in enterprise privacy management software that supports compliance with data privacy regulations – including the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy Directive – recently announced the availability of a Universal Consent and Preference Management solution. Under the GDPR, consent is one of six legal grounds that marketers can rely on to process…

Anodot to Showcase Raw Streaming Data to AI-Based Analytics and Exhibit at O’Reilly’s Strata Data Conference

Anodot and AWS Will Discuss Complexities and Best Practices for Creating a Real-Time Machine Learning-Based Data Analysis Pipeline with Kinesis Anodot, the AI-powered analytics company, will exhibit and demonstrate its unique AI analytics solutions at the O'Reilly's Strata Data Conference in San Jose, CA on March 6-8. Additionally, its Co-Founder and Chief Data Scientist, Ira Cohen, will speak alongside Amazon Web Service's Solution Architect and Principal Business Development Manager, Roy Ben-Alta at its session on…

Interview with Jocelyn Brown, VP, Customer Success, Allocadia

"I think there is going to be more tech (possibly soon followed by less,) a greater need for strong operations to support the explosion of tools and data, a focus on enablement as buyers require insight and intelligent discourse."Tell us a little bit about your role at Allocadia. I am the VP of Customer Success at Allocadia. The mission of my team is to make Marketing Performance Management real for our customers. That means working right alongside every customer as they move through their journey from purchase, to…

TechBytes with Guillaume Marcerou, Global Privacy Director, Criteo

Guillaume Marcerou Global Privacy Director, Criteo Recently, Criteo released its GDPR Checklist for the upcoming disruption that is seen as one of the biggest challenges for data marketers in 2018. To understand the deeper aspects of GDPR and its impact on the ‘Sensitive’ and ‘Non-sensitive’ data, we spoke to Criteo's Global Privacy Director, Guillaume Marcerou.Tell us about your role in Criteo and the team you handle. My role is to manage the risks and business impact of privacy laws and regulation, thus protecting…