Dreamforce Update: GameStop Transforms its Business with DEG and Salesforce

DEG, Linked by Isobar recognized in Salesforce Partner Innovation Award DEG, Linked by Isobar announced that it has helped GameStop transform its business by leveraging Salesforce Marketing Cloud and Commerce Cloud to provide the brand with a better view of its customers and enhance the customer experience. For this innovative work, DEG has been named a recipient of the Salesforce Partner Innovation Award in Retail. The award was presented at Dreamforce 2019. Read Also: DecisionLink Debuts ValueCloud for Sales at …

Dreamforce Interview with Keelin McDonell, General Manager of Business Intelligence & Integrations at Narrative Science

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Narrative Science? I’m the General Manager on the Integrations and Business Intelligence business. I manage our AI-powered products that are integrated with Tableau, Qlik, and Power BI. What is the data engine driving your next-gen AI platform? How does your product help companies to make more accurate data-driven decisions? Our hypothesis is that the easiest way to understand data and insights is through stories and language. We have two products…

GRAX Releases Data Enrichment Hub for Salesforce.com

Data Value leader releases new product letting businesses unify and enrich data across all sources in Salesforce.com GRAX, the leading data value platform, announced the release of GRAX Enrich for Salesforce.com, a no-code data hub and toolset for unifying, de-duplicating and cleansing data across multiple Salesforce Orgs and 3rd party data sources. With GRAX Enrich, users can further strengthen the 360 degree view of their customers that they are developing inside of salesforce, by bringing all other data sources…

LinkedIn Sales Navigator Adds New Feature ‘Data Validation’ to Sync with CRM Data

Yesterday, LinkedIn announced the launch of their new sync-with-CRM data feature. This new feature is called Data Validation. This will help current Salesforce CRM and Microsoft 365 customers to connect their Sales Navigator with the rest of the B2B Sales stack. In short, LinkedIn Sales Navigator will become CRM’s best friend. What is LinkedIn's Data Validation? Sales Navigator's Data Validation feature links LinkedIn data to your existing CRM, enabling B2B Sales teams to identify pipeline quality and validate the…

TechBytes with Chris Hauca, General Manager at SAP Commerce Cloud

You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse commerce teams. How did you arrive at SAP and what attracted you to the commerce ecosystem? I joined SAP in August 2018 as Head of Strategy and GTM for SAP Enterprise Commerce within the SAP Customer Experience business unit, but prior to joining SAP, I was the Managing Director and Partner in the Commerce practice at Accenture. It was during my four-year tenure that I built a commerce practice in Europe and managed the global relationship with…

TronTV and VideoElephant Establish Partnership for Video Content Licensing and Global Distribution

TronTV is an innovative and rapidly growing video streaming service with over 85 million monthly viewers. TronTV introduced its global video content licensing partnership with global video aggregator and distributor VideoElephant. TronTV is quickly building momentum as a millennial-focused streaming platform capturing the attention of millions of hard to find viewers. Marketing Technology News: Colling Media Study Reveals 30% of Consumers Plan to Spend Less This Black Friday “VideoElephant is an essential partner for…

Yappa World Inc. Announces Comment Tool Integrations with American Media, LLC Brands Star and Life and Style

Yappa, the New Audio and Video Commenting Tool, is Every Publisher's Solution for Anonymous Online Trolls Who Spread Hate Yappa World Inc. is proud to announce that American Media, LLC, the leading publisher of celebrity and entertainment journalism in the United States, has installed the Yappa tool onto two of their celebrity news websites, Star Magazine Online and Life & Style Online. Yappa is the first tool to revolutionize comments on websites by allowing users to leave "yaps," expressive audio and video…

Uploadcare Closes $1.7 Million in New Funding to Disrupt Content Delivery Market

Co-Led by Vendep Capital and Runa Capital, Who Previously Invested in NGINX, New Funding Round Includes Acquisition of Blinkloader to Fuel Uploadcare's Growth Plans and Product Roadmap Uploadcare, an end-to-end cloud platform disrupting the traditional Content Delivery Network (CDN) market through its Bi-Directional technology, announced that it has secured $1.7 million in new funding. The round is co-led by Runa Capital and Vendep Capital, who will join existing investors Vaizra Capital and LVL1 Group. Proceeds will be…

HighRadius Expands EMEA Presence, Opens New Office in Amsterdam

Expansion driven by increasing demand throughout the European Market HighRadius Corporation, a fintech enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company specializing in automating the order-to-cash and treasury management processes, announced the opening of their Amsterdam office in the Netherlands to accelerate growth in EMEA. In just three years after opening its London office, HighRadius has achieved exceptional customer growth in Europe registering a 400% increase in bookings. The Amsterdam office would continue to fuel…

TapClicks Launches Global Partner Program to Strengthen Ecosystem of AdTech and MarTech Integrations

Tiered channel program enhances integration of TapClicks’ marketing operations and intelligence technologies with solution providers and MSPs TapClicks, the global leader in marketing intelligence, analytics, reporting, workflow and orders management, announced the launch of the TapClicks Partner Program, a new community purpose-built to serve the growing needs of marketers and agencies that are faced with increasingly sophisticated technology and data landscapes. The tiered channel program will provide partners with…

Adolescent Content and Getty Images Collaborate to Modernize the Depiction of Young People in Stock Imagery

Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, and Adolescent Content, a media company representing Gen Z and millennial creatives, have announced an ongoing partnership that aims to modernize the depiction of young people in stock imagery by giving them the tools to authentically depict their peers. Founded in 2013, Adolescent Content is a global Gen Z creative collective, featuring an advertising agency, production studio, media division, digital platform and original content studio focused on reaching young…

PunchOut2Go Announces PunchOut2Go Connector on Salesforce AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Cloud Marketplace

PunchOut2Go’s customers can now benefit from extending their Salesforce Commerce Cloud store to connect with their customers using any eProcurement platform, such as SAP Ariba, Coupa, Jaggaer and many more in order to offer punchout catalog and B2B order automation capabilities PunchOut2Go announced it has launched PunchOut2Go Connector for Salesforce Commerce Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange, empowering customers to connect with their B2B buyers on eProcurement or enterprise resource planning platform in order to offer…

TechBytes with Ross Freedman, Co-Founder and Co-CEO at Rightpoint

What common ground of operation and market expansion did you both (Rightpoint and Genpact) discuss before the acquisition deal? We are both companies that put people and culture first. This was the common ground we found from day 1. Additionally, we both saw a unique opportunity to own the Digital Transformation market but we were coming at it from different ends of the spectrum. Rightpoint historically focused on front-office customer experience. Genpact historically focused on back-office Operational processes and…

PredictSpring Announces Modern POS for Salesforce Commerce Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Cloud…

PredictSpring’s customers can now benefit from a personalized in-store experience with Clienteling, Endless Aisle and POS PredictSpring announced it has launched Modern POS for Salesforce Commerce Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange, empowering store associates to connect with their customers in entirely new ways. PredictSpring, a leader in Modern POS, develops mobile-first technology solutions for retailers and brands who want to modernize their POS and clienteling across all channels. Marketing Technology News: Tableau…

ZoomInfo Launches Compliance API to Help Businesses Adhere to Data Privacy Obligations Outlined by GDPR and CCPA

Global Leader in GTM Intelligence Solutions Strengthens Commitment and Capabilities to Assist with Data Privacy and Compliance Within Everyday Workflows, Across All Marketing Automations ZoomInfo, the global leader in go-to-market (GTM) intelligence solutions, announced the release of its Compliance API, created to help ZoomInfo customers understand the personal data they possess and more accurately respond to consumer requests under GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and the forthcoming CCPA (California Consumer…

OpenText Delivers a Flexible Path to the Cloud, Enhanced Security and Compliance and Visibility into Supply Chain Risk

New Release Responds to Enterprise and Government Demands with Updates to Market-Leading EIM Portfolio OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced its latest technology update, with innovations across its entire portfolio. This release further improves the capture, governance, exchange and use of information to drive productivity, growth and a lasting competitive advantage. "OpenText builds the world's most impressive and compelling EIM platform, designed to help companies gain the…

CMOs Asked for an Ever-Evolving CMS. Salesforce Delivers It.

Regardless of the nature of the business, Content Management Systems (CMS) are central to any CMO's Marketing Technology stack. Today, a CMS is expected to run in sync with every online Marketing campaign planned. Web CMS Managers are constantly harried by the growing demands to perpetually deliver contextual content and personalization to a highly diversified segment of audience. But, we all know that it is a difficult task to sync your web CMS back-end with the front-end Marketing campaigns. Yes, a lot can be achieved…

TimeXtender and Affirma Form New Partnership to Provide Discovery Hub® Across the United States

With an ever-growing number of companies around the world needing to build out their data estate on the Microsoft platform to get to data insights faster, TimeXtender has announced a new partnership with Affirma, a Bellevue Washington-based technology services company with a 17-year history of success with Microsoft and Salesforce applications as well as custom development. This agreement with TimeXtender, a recognized global software company enabling instant access to any type of data in the organization to support…

Coveo Raises $227 Million Investment Round Led by OMERS

New Funding Will Enable AI Saas Solutions Leader to Help More Companies Deliver the World-Class Digital Experiences That Tech Giants Have Made the New Normal Coveo, a recognized industry leader in AI SaaS enterprise solutions, has secured a further $227 million in funding. The investment was led by OMERS Growth Equity based in Toronto, New York, and London, with participation from existing investors and other financial institutions including Evergreen Coast Capital, FSTQ, and IQ. New funding will…

Athena Launches First Business Intelligence Platform Amplified With Real-Time Adaptive Data Mining Engine

Athena L.L.C., a Santa Monica-based Business Intelligence ("BI") venture, announced the launch of Athena, a next-generation BI and self-service data visualization platform. Athena's analytics are augmented with the Real-Time Adaptive (Data) Mining "RTAM" engine, patented by Rule 14, an artificial intelligence company. AI-Powered Analytics By leveraging the RTAM engine, Athena users gain access to AI-powered insights immediately, without having to depend on a data scientist. After the user defines a topic of interest,…