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Unbiased and Independent Reporting Sustains Record Audiences for USAGM Networks

The United States Agency for Global Media's (USAGM) annual impact and performance numbers indicate that its programming reaches continuously larger audiences than ever despite changing media environments worldwide. The Agency's measured weekly audience grew to 350 million people in FY 2019, up from 345 million people in FY 2018 which was a monumental and unprecedented increase of 67 million over FY 2017. "There's clearly an appetite for unbiased news coverage and programming in today's complex global media environment,"…

AT&T Extends 5G Leadership Across the U.S.

Tens of Millions of People to Get AT&T 5G Network Coverage Soon with Nationwide 5G in 2020 AT&T* is putting the pieces in motion to bring 5G service to tens of millions of consumers and businesses this year, ahead of plans to offer nationwide 5G in the first half of 2020. Following our recent launch of AT&T Unlimited Extra and AT&T Unlimited Elite we are adding access to 5G service in these plans and will begin preorders for our first low-band 5G smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Note10+ 5G, on Nov. 25.…

Wynn Las Vegas Expands CX Program With Medallia to Include Convention Feedback

Medallia, Inc., the global leader in experience management announced that Wynn Las Vegas, a Medallia customer for five years currently experiencing the highest NPS scores in the resort’s history, has expanded its customer experience program to its convention business. The Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star resort will debut a 430,000-square-foot convention space expansion in February 2020 and is looking to Medallia to facilitate feedback from all conventions, meetings, events and catering clients to gain actionable insights to…

SharpSpring Announces Acquisition of Perfect Audience from Marin Software

Combines Powerful SMB-focused Digital Ad Platform with Marketing Automation for First-of-its-kind Product Offering  SharpSpring, Inc., a leading cloud-based marketing automation platform for digital marketing agencies, announced it has acquired the digital advertising platform Perfect Audience from Marin Software, for a net cash consideration of $4.6 million. The acquisition introduces an entirely new suite of tools and revenue stream for SharpSpring agency partners. About Perfect Audience The Perfect Audience…

ICYMI: 5 Key Takeaways from Marc Benioff’s Chat with Apple CEO Tim Cook

Here's a quick snapshot of the tête-à-tête between Marc Benioff, Co-CEO of Salesforce and Tim Cook, CEO of Apple. It was a pleasure hearing Tim reveal about Apple's growth as an Enterprise Mobile App platform and how it leverages Salesforce Cloud to ignite creativity and to drive productivity in almost every Fortune 500 company. The Past, Present, and Future of Apple: Keep Innovating and Yet, Stay True to Values Tim said that innovation is key to progress but it's not enough to just innovate. Values, such as embedding…

Broadvoice Names Nick Madsen as Regional Sales Manager

Broadvoice, an award-winning provider of hosted voice, unified communications (UC) and SIP Trunking services for businesses, has expanded its channel management team with the addition of Nick Madsen as regional sales manager. Nick brings over a decade of experience in leading sales and operations. Prior to joining Broadvoice, he was director of sales at StarLeaf, where he oversaw Central US and West Coast teams. Marketing Technology News: Frost & Sullivan Names Lytx “2019 Video Safety Solutions Company of the Year”…

Deluxe Inks Significant New Remittance Processing Agreement With Synchrony

Deluxe will assume all retail and wholesale remittance processing for Synchrony Deluxe, a Trusted Business Technology company, announced it has been awarded a significant outsourcing agreement with Synchrony, a premier consumer financial services company. Deluxe has an industry-leading position in the remittance processing business. In assuming Synchrony’s remittance processing work, Deluxe will provide Synchrony’s customer base with the same high-quality service that they have become accustomed to. Employees located…

Deloitte Digital Wins Three Partner Innovation Awards at Dreamforce 2019

Awards Recognize Innovation in Digital Transformation for Organizations in the B2C Commerce, Higher Education and Health Care and Life Sciences Industries Deloitte announced that it has received three Salesforce Partner Innovation awards in the B2C Commerce, Higher Education and Health Care and Life Sciences categories. Deloitte Digital was recognized for its work with True Alliance, Southern New Hampshire University and Amgen respectively. The awards were presented at Dreamforce 2019. Deloitte Digital helped True…

Jelastic Released Enterprise WordPress Hosting Package with Auto-Scaling and High Availability

Jelastic PaaS launched auto-scalable WordPress cluster to provide enterprise-level availability, easy setup and management for highly-loaded projects Jelastic, multi-cloud platform that supplies a full-featured container-based PaaS for application deployment and management, launched enterprise-grade WordPress hosting package based on the newly-built cluster with pre-configured automatic scaling and high availability. “Website availability and performance have a direct business impact for most of the companies nowadays.…

Sixgill Launches Integrity, The Blockchain Data Authenticity Solution

Sixgill Integrity Delivers Ironclad Data Veracity with Real-Time Performance and Alerting, at Scale, for Enterprise Processes Informed by Data Streams and IoT Networks Sixgill, LLC, a leader in data automation and authenticity products and services, announced the commercial launch of Sixgill Integrity™ 1.0 for blockchain-enforced data authenticity. Sixgill Integrity fulfills the critical enterprise need for end-to-end, real-time data authenticity assurance with robust capabilities to monitor and guarantee the veracity…

Conga Study: More Than Eight out of 10 Companies Believe Digitally Transforming Documents is the Key to Unlocking Competitive Advantage,…

Survey reveals documents sit at the epicenter of Digital Transformation, key to transforming the customer experience Conga, the leader in end-to-end Digital Document Transformation (DDX), unveiled the results of a global benchmark study that reveals where companies are on their digital transformation journeys -- and where they stand on the road to DDX. The study found that 89% of respondents believe that the key to successful Digital Transformation is understanding and optimizing the way documents and contracts are created,…

Twilio Expands Market Presence in France

Opens French Office and Appoints Jeremy Grinbaum to Lead Business in France Customers Galeries Lafayette, Evaneos and Heetch Join Twilio Onstage at Engage Paris to Talk About Building Innovative Customer Experiences Twilio the leading cloud communications platform, announced the expansion of its French market presence, with the opening of its first French office and the appointment of Jeremy Grinbaum as country director for France to lead the company’s expansion efforts. “Twilio has grown rapidly in France in recent…

Porsche Informatik Selects Dynatrace to Drive Software Innovation

Dynatrace announced that Porsche Informatik, a wholly owned subsidiary of Porsche Holding Salzburg, has deployed the Dynatrace Software Intelligence Platform to accelerate software innovation and deliver exceptional user experiences. Porsche Informatik selected Dynatrace® to provide comprehensive and unified observability across its applications, infrastructure, and its customers’ digital experiences to drive its digital transformation. Porsche Informatik recognized that with Dynatrace’s all-in-one platform with multiple…

Nintex Drawloop DocGen and Adobe Sign Power Digital Document Workflows

Nintex and Adobe Continue to Simplify the Document Automation Process for Enterprise Customers The global standard for process management and automation, Nintex, has announced it has enhanced its integration between Nintex Drawloop DocGen® and Adobe Sign to support digital document workflows. This announcement is seen as the next major milestone in its partnership with Adobe. The new integration will make it faster and even easier for customer relationship management (CRM) customers to manage the entire lifecycle of their…

Oracle Expands Innovation Lab to Advance Industries

Oracle and partners apply latest technology to help construction, communications, and utility companies spark growth through modernization Oracle is expanding its Chicago Innovation Lab, empowering more organizations to explore new technologies and strategies to bolster their digital transformation efforts. Since its successful launch last year, the Lab has helped construction organizations explore and test solutions from Oracle and the larger construction ecosystem in a simulated worksite environment. Today, Oracle is…

Why You Should Be Syncing Your Marketing Tools and Your CRM

There is a strong likelihood that your Sales and Marketing departments run on dozens, if not hundreds, of software systems. In fact, according to the latest data from Netskope, the average Marketing department at an enterprise-level company uses more than 120 Cloud services. While some of the leading software tools share integrations, many industry-specific tools don't have the APIs and integrations needed to share data across an entire Marketing stack. For example, your Marketing Automation tool might believe a lead is…

IT Weapons Announces New Turnkey Solution for Office 365 Security

IT Weapons, the IT Services Division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions (Canada) Ltd. (Konica Minolta), announced a new suite of services designed to provide a critical layer of protection when it comes to securing your Office 365 email and application data. Office 365: Security & Protection is a value-rich bundle of services designed to deliver simplicity and turn-key enhanced security when using Microsoft Cloud services. Cloud solutions such as Office 365 and Exchange Online provide users with exceptional usability…

Leading Analyst Firm KuppingerCole Sees “Identity Fabrics” as Key to Digital Transformation and Future of Identity and Access Management

Identifies ForgeRock as a Leader; Hosts Joint Webinar on December 10 ForgeRock, the leading provider in digital identity, announced the availability of new research from KuppingerCole that introduces  “Identity Fabrics,” a new approach to identity and access management required for meeting the demands of digital transformation. The research is available on the ForgeRock website, and the two companies will jointly host a webinar on December 10, 2019. Marketing Technology News: Oracle Introduces a New Approach to Digital…

AT&T and Amdocs Expand Strategic Alliance

Companies announce multi-year collaboration to accelerate AT&T’s transformation Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, and AT&T* , are extending their collaboration to modernize and upgrade AT&T’s digital business support systems under a multi-year managed services agreement. Also Read: CMOs Asked for Voice Call Integration with CRM. Salesforce Delivers It with a Touch of AI. This agreement supports AT&T’s business transformation strategy. In addition…

Software AG Joins the Open Data Initiative

webMethods.io Brings Connectivity to the Open Data Initiative, Helping Organizations Turn Their Data into Value Software AG  announced that Software AG will participate in the Open Data Initiative (ODI) as a member of the Partner Advisory Council (PAC). Originally announced by Microsoft, Adobe and SAP last year, the ODI aims to help companies transform their customer experiences through real-time insights delivered from the cloud. Software AG joins a growing roster of enterprise software companies contributing to the…