Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights
Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI and ML announcements from Raydiant (Customer Experience), Fuze (Unified Communication), Aptos (AI/ML), Partner4Work (B2B Commerce), and Looker (Analytics).
Raydiant, the customer-rated #1 digital signage provider, has evolved their Experience Platform to include another exciting dimension of customer interactivity: Kiosk touch technology. Kiosk allows businesses to create and customize interactive touchscreen experiences tailored to their customer base.
Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications provider for the modern global enterprise, announced an expanded portfolio of network connectivity options. These new offerings provide more flexibility for customers connecting to Fuze’s global architecture by leveraging customizable solutions based on their organizational requirements and existing network infrastructure. This flexibility also extends to voice carrier connectivity with Fuze’s new Bring Your Own Carrier (BYOC) service, which allows customers to leverage existing carrier relationships when necessary.
Aptos, a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Revionics, the leading provider of science-based pricing, promotion and competitive insight for innovative global retailers. The acquisition is expected to close in September 2020.
Partner4Work, Local Partners Join Forces With IBM to Provide Training & Employment Resources to Job Seekers, Small Businesses, and Non-Profits
Partner4Work (P4W) and partner organizations including global law firm Jones Day, joined IBM to make Pittsburgh the first city in the U.S. to launch IBM’s “Service Corps Reignite,” a career readiness platform to support businesses, job seekers, and non-profit organizations emerging from the economic disruption of COVID-19.
Google Cloud Delivers Enhancements to Looker that Optimize Performance and Accelerate Application Development
Looker, the business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform that is now part of Google Cloud, is helping customers augment their data experiences with enhancements in three key areas: modern business intelligence (BI), foundational optimization and performance improvements, and updated data and development tools. Included in this release is support for the complete Google Marketing Platform, significant upgrades for application builders, and an update to Marketplace where customers can access and share newly built data experiences.