Financial Services It Chiefs, Your Storage Search Is Over: Introducing Huawei’s All-Flash OceanStor Dorado Arrays

Stable, high performance, with support for rapid growth Financial services firms are facing up to the challenges of rapid change as they transform to become truly digital businesses. Retail and investment banking, insurance companies and brokerages all serve customers who are demanding ever-higher service levels through mobile and application interfaces. All face tough regulators who demand ever-higher levels of data protection and availability. There is also more competition than ever, from new entrants and challenger…

Boomi’s Data Integration Platform Offers Next-level Connectivity to IFS’s Customers With 200 Pre-built Connectors

IFS's business applications for FSM, ERP and EAM can now connect large and fast-changing data pools using Boomi's integration capabilities IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announced its new partnership with Boomi, a Dell Technologies business. The resulting technology stack combines best-in-class enterprise resource management (ERP), enterprise asset management (EAM) and field service management (FSM) into a 'digital switchboard' that unites industrial process expertise with cloud agility. Over the last…

CustomerGauge Releases Enhancement to Industry-Leading Native Salesforce Integration

Latest functionality enables B2B companies the ability to push and pull data from multiple objects in Salesforce with rules and filters CustomerGauge, creator of the Account Experience category maximizing retention and growth for B2B companies, announced the latest application enhancement to its native integration with Salesforce, the global leader of CRM. This advancement is designed to assist global enterprises with complex organizational structures, customer journeys or multiple Salesforce feeder systems to have…

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Vonage as Asia-Pacific Communications Platform as a Service Provider of the Year

The Vonage API Platform, formerly known as Nexmo the Vonage API Platform, was honored with Frost & Sullivan's 2019 Asia-Pacific Communications Platform as a Service Provider of the Year Award. Krishna Baidya, Head of Customer Contact Research, Digital Transformation Practice - Asia Pacific at Frost & Sullivan, said that Vonage's focus on developing innovative solutions, local market understanding and early investments are the cornerstone of its success in the Asia-Pacific region. "Vonage's platform abstracts…

At NADA Show 2020, Outsell Debuts Auto Industry’s Only AI-Powered Omni-Channel Marketing Solution for Auto Dealers, and Announces VIN…

New VIN service solution and direct mail leverage AI to help dealers optimize the customer experience across channels and profit centers From the NADA Show 2020, Outsell, which offers the only AI-driven marketing automation platform for the automotive industry, announced two new solutions intended to help auto dealers leverage Artificial Intelligence (AI) to better target their marketing and drive more sales and service revenue. Both are available immediately. The first is Direct Mail that’s driven by the same artificial…

Atos Furthers Collaboration With Microsoft to Accelerate the Cloud Transformation of SAP’s Largest Customers

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, announced that it has expanded its collaboration with Microsoft to jointly address the fast-growing SAP HANA market, targeting the most demanding customers, many of whom are running mission-critical SAP workloads. Atos and Microsoft intend to jointly support their respective largest customers and other prospective customers. The partners have built a joint team that will guide developments and go-to-market activities for their respective field organizations, with a common…

Provident Credit Union Selects Qualtrics CustomerXM

Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management category, announced that Provident Credit Union has selected Qualtrics CustomerXM™. CustomerXM allows companies to predict, deliver, measure, and respond specifically to customer needs, in order to improve the customer experience and impact key business outcomes such as customer lifetime value, acquisition, and retention. Marketing Technology News: eHopper POS Software Launches Global Support for Full-Service Restaurants…

Zenly Selects Leanplum for Best-in-Class Customer Engagement

Leanplum's A/B Testing and Data Integration Capabilities Enable Deep Audience Insights Leanplum, the leading multi-channel customer engagement platform, and Zenly, the leading social map for close friends and family, an independent subsidiary of Snap Inc., announced that Zenly selected Leanplum for its robust customer engagement capabilities. The partnership will allow Zenly to benefit from Leanplum's powerful in-app A/B testing tools and its integration with Amplitude's analytics platform to drive segmented and…

Multiple Customer Wins for Evolving Systems in the APAC Region as Advanced Customer Engagement Proliferates

Evolving Systems, Inc., a leader in real-time digital engagement solutions and services, has announced a number of customer successes that underline the proliferation and importance of advanced Customer Engagement Use Cases across the Asia Pacific region. In recent months, the company has: Won three new customers Extended two existing contracts Made provision for a number of other existing customers in the region to deploy additional and new Use Cases, implementing new campaign and loyalty strategies for…

Clumio Enterprise Backup as a Service Attains VMware Partner Ready for VMware Cloud on AWS Validation

Clumio Offers a Fast, Secure Path to the Cloud with Predictable Costs Clumio, innovators of authentic SaaS for enterprise backup, announced that its Enterprise Backup as a Service solution has attained VMware Partner Ready for VMware Cloud on AWS validation. By validating Clumio Backup as a Service with VMware Cloud on AWS and attaining the VMware Partner Ready for VMware Cloud on AWS logo, Clumio has tested and verified interoperability and can fully manage customer support requests for Clumio Backup as a Service with…

Bot Fraud: Financial Services Count the Cost

The tech world moves fast. As new platforms are developed and users migrate, one troubling constant has emerged: fraudsters keep following the money. No surprise then, that financial services apps are firmly in those criminal crosshairs. The sector is booming, with 115.6 million people banking on mobile at least once a month across the US. As usage rates grow, so too do the risks for the sector, and apps coming under increasing threat from automated bots. A report from ThreatMetrix reveals that companies fell victim to 3…

The 4 Most Important Ways Software Impacts Your Customer Experience

Customers may not be interested in your customer experience software – but your company absolutely should be. When done right, a simple and sophisticated customer experience platform is a key tool for creating loyalty. For companies, it means being able to seamlessly communicate with customers across the channels they want – including email, chat, text, phone, and social media. For customers, it fosters a sense of trust that they can reach you the way they want. And since less than 30% of companies offer social messaging,…

Absolute Receives Application Certification from ServiceNow

ITSM Connector enables joint customers to access Absolute’s single source of truth and comprehensive asset intelligence within ServiceNow platform environment Absolute, the leader in endpoint resilience, announced that it has received certification of its application with ServiceNow, available in the ServiceNow Store. Certification by ServiceNow is only granted to apps available in the Store and signifies that Absolute has successfully completed a set of defined tests focused on Now Platform security, compatibility,…

The Slump in Customer Satisfaction Persists, American Customer Satisfaction Index Shows

The decline in US customer satisfaction continued in the final quarter of last year, falling 0.4% to a score of 75.4 (on a scale of 0 to 100) on the American Customer Satisfaction Index. “Some sectors of the economy risk a decline in customer satisfaction due to increased productivity” Given record low unemployment and a strong stock market, it is understandable why many commentators in the media are praising the “strong economy.” However, even a cursory look beyond employment and the stock market provides a…

Folloze Continues Strong Momentum as Customer Journey Personalization Becomes a Top Priority for B2B Companies

Personalized Marketing Leader Celebrates Record Revenues, New Flagship Customers, and Bolstered Executive Team Folloze announced the achievement of several key milestones in 2019 and the hiring of new vice presidents for marketing, and alliances and business development. Folloze closed 2019 with strong product performance and record revenue growth. The company doubled booking revenue, driven by strong customer adoption of its personalized marketing platform, which has been widely adopted by top Fortune 500 customers…

Vonage Named Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) Asia-Pacific Provider of the Year by Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan has named Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, as Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) Provider of the Year and a recipient of its annual Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards recognizing Asia’s leading companies. Vonage’s API Platform, formerly known as Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform, was recognized for its innovative communications APIs technology and for providing businesses with the ability to connect and communicate with customers via their own preferred channels (chat,…

Zipwhip Enables Organizations to Efficiently Reach Out to Customers with New Business Texting Feature

Texting Widget Allows Businesses to Add Full-Featured Text Messaging Interface to Any CRM Platform Zipwhip, the inventor of Texting for Business™, announced the availability of its Texting Widget, a full-featured business texting user interface that can be easily embedded into any customer relationship management (CRM) platform with a single line of code. Zipwhip’s Texting Widget creates a seamless experience that makes texting more convenient and accessible, delivering a powerful customer engagement interface for…

Exabeam Names Jeff Romano Chief Customer Success Officer

Exabeam, the Smarter SIEM™ company, announced the appointment of Jeff Romano to chief customer success officer. In his role, Romano will lead all post-sale customer service functions for Exabeam – including renewals, customer success, global support, professional services, education and partner enablement. Romano’s mission is to provide a seamless experience from onboarding through renewal and to ensure the customer sees immediate and ongoing value from the industry-leading Exabeam Security Management Platform (SMP).…

Oracle Helps Major Insurer Streamline Customer Experience

Oracle Communications' SD-WAN eliminates downtime and improves customer resolution times for F&G F&G Annuities & Life (F&G) is using Oracle SD-WAN to boost customer service by reducing network interruptions. F&G's network relies on virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to serve nearly 700,000 customers across the United States. F&G's VDI includes business critical cloud collaboration, contact center, ERP and customer experience applications. In the past, network circuits would drop, forcing…

Rakuten Launches Rakuten Advertising as a Premier Destination for Brands to Discover Customers and Engage Audiences

Rakuten's latest move unifies its global media portfolio with its award-winning performance marketing technology and digital commerce data For the first time, brands, advertisers and agencies can now harness Rakuten's far-reaching media properties, consumer insights and award-winning performance marketing ecosystem with today's launch of Rakuten Advertising. "Advertisers know their customers, but discovering new ones and building enduring connections with them is increasingly difficult in today's competitive consumer…