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When AI Meets Experience: Bigtincan Acquires Sales Enablement Pioneer, Veelo

Today, AI-based sales enablement platform, Bigtincan announced acquiring Veelo Inc. Veelo is a pioneer in sales enablement industry. With the latest sales technology acquisition, Bigtincan will further expand into newer sales markets, augmented by combined technology targeting traditional and mobile-based Sales teams. Veelo help employees in Sales to perform at their best with real-time, relevant, actionable knowledge – ultimately helping Sales tech customers grow their business using a mix of brain science and data science…

Legends To Acquire MainGate, A Leading Event Retail And Merchandising Company

The Acquisition will Create a Robust Omni-Channel Retail and E-commerce Platform to Streamline the Connection between Brands and Fans Legends, a leading global experiential agency with three best-in-class divisions, Global Planning, Global Sales and Hospitality, announced the acquisition of MainGate LLC, the premier event retail and merchandise company. Founded more than 50 years ago, MainGate provides custom merchandise marketing solutions through event retail, team stores and e-commerce platforms. In addition, the…

Smart Communications Announces Acquisition of Intelledox

Joint Offering Will Deliver the Industry’s Only Cloud-Based, Next-Generation Smart Communications, the leading cloud-based platform for enterprise customer communications, announces it has acquired Intelledox, a global digital transformation software company. As a result, customers will be empowered to deliver the smartest, most interactive communications possible, throughout the entire customer lifecycle—from acquisition to servicing, and every interaction in between. “This is a tremendously exciting development for…

Leading Data Provider Giant Partners Acquires Worxstudio Marketing

Amidst the Growing Trend of Marketing Firms Purchasing Data Companies, So-Cal Based Giant Partners Flips the Script Giant Partners, Southern California-based data provider, has recently purchased marketing agency Worxstudio to create a data-driven digital marketing offering. Marketing groups worldwide continue to partner with and purchase data companies, not the least of which is the acquisition of data-marketing giant Epsilon by Publicis Group in April of this year. The move by Giant Partners represents an important…

Thomson Reuters Acquires HighQ

Thomson Reuters  announced that it has acquired HighQ, a leading collaboration platform for the legal and regulatory market. Based in London with offices in the United States, Germany, the Netherlands, Australia and India, HighQ offers a secure cloud-based platform for business collaboration, workflow automation and client engagement. HighQ currently serves more than 400 customers, including more than half of the Global 100 largest law firms. Thomson Reuters provides its customers with solutions that help them generate…

Blue Prism Closes Thoughtonomy Acquisition; Boosting Intelligent Automation and Cloud Delivery Capabilities

Acquisition Accelerates Blue Prism Digital Workforce Adoption Via SaaS Offering that Extends Market Coverage to Mid-Tier Enterprises Blue Prism announced the close of its acquisition of Thoughtonomy. With the acquisition complete, Thoughtonomy, now a Blue Prism company, will operate as a business unit led by its founder and CEO Terry Walby. Both companies will work to enable an on-demand Digital Workforce, accessible to all, by combining the strengths of Blue Prism's connected-RPA platform and Thoughtonomy's award winning…

Visa Acquires Payworks

Acquisition enhances Visa integrated commerce payment management capabilities for clients worldwide Visa announced it has acquired Payworks, a Munich-based provider of next-generation payment gateway software for the Point of Sale (POS). Visa will bring Payworks’ cloud-based solution for in-store payment processing together with its CyberSource digital payment management platform to create a fully integrated payment acceptance solution for merchants and acquirers. The joint offering will provide acquirers and payment…

Larsen & Toubro Infotech Eyes AI ML and Analytics Market with Lymbyc’s Acquisition

Acquisition to enhance Larsen & Toubro Infotech 's Mosaic platform with Deep Learning, NLP, and Visualization capabilities Larsen & Toubro Infotech Ltd., a global technology Consulting and Digital Solutions company, is acquiring Lymbyc. Lymbyc is a specialist AI, Machine Learning, and Advanced Analytics company. The acquisition further strengthens LTI’s fast-growing Digital and Analytics offerings. Larsen & Toubro Infotech will Compete in AI-Based Cloud Computing Market With growing dependence on data, global…

IBM Closes Landmark Acquisition of Red Hat for $34 Billion; Defines Open, Hybrid Cloud Future

Together, IBM and Red Hat Will Deliver Next-Generation Hybrid Multicloud Platform IBM and Red Hat announced that they have closed the transaction under which IBM acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Red Hat for $190.00 per share in cash, representing a total equity value of approximately $34 billion. The acquisition redefines the cloud market for business. Red Hat’s open hybrid cloud technologies are now paired with the unmatched scale and depth of IBM’s innovation and industry expertise, and…

Lonely Planet Partners with Acquia to develop the Most Consumer-Centric Platform in Travel

With Lonely Planet's recent strides in the digital space including the acquisition of TRILL Travel, the leading travel media brand rolls out its reinvigorated online platforms supported by the customized technology developed in partnership with Acquia, a company that provides brands with innovative technology for unique consumer experiences. Acquia's software has been designed to equip Lonely Planet with the most seamless and user friendly travel website seen by the industry to date. Lonely Planet's choice in partnering…

Cheetah Digital Announces Acquisition of Wayin

Marketers are able to collect zero- and first-party customer data to drive personalized, real-time experiences across all channels, with speed, scale, and cost efficiencies Cheetah Digital, the world’s leading independent, enterprise cross-channel marketing software company, announced today it has acquired Wayin, a global leader in zero-party data collection and activation. The acquisition strengthens Cheetah Digital’s ability to help marketers collect zero- and first-party data and preference insights to drive…

TapClicks Acquires Search Marketing Intelligence Provider iSpionage

Adds Competitive SEO and SEM Intelligence to Its Portfolio of  MarTech Solutions TapClicks, the global leader in marketing intelligence, analytics, reporting, workflow and orders management, announced it has acquired iSpionage, a Silicon Valley-based developer of SaaS-based competitive intelligence solutions for search marketing, SEO and paid search advertising. The iSpionage acquisition follows a number of recent acquisitions by TapClicks, including StatX, Raven Tools and several other marketing analytics and reporting,…

Formstack Acquires Electronic Signature Software, InsureSign

Leader in Workplace Productivity Expands Document Management Capabilities and Increases Focus on Insurance and Finance Markets Formstack, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company with a mission to transform the way people collect information and put it to work, announces the acquisition of Charleston-based eSignature software provider, InsureSign. With the acquisition, Formstack further enhances its workplace productivity platform to allow users to easily and securely get documents signed electronically from anywhere on…

Palo Alto Networks Completes Acquisition of Twistlock

Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Twistlock, the leader in container security, to extend its Prisma™ cloud security strategy. This acquisition will further advance the company's ability to secure today's modern applications throughout the entire life cycle, enabling organizations to deliver innovations that are secure, reliable, and scalable. "As a growing number of organizations move their business to the cloud, developers increasingly rely on…

Voleo Sees 1700% Increase in New User Registration in First Two Weeks of Google’s Digital Strategy Program

Voleo Trading Systems Inc. is pleased to share initial results in user acquisition since initiating Google’s Digital Strategy program. Over the course of two weeks, Voleo has executed a series of campaigns using Universal App Campaigns which include Ad Mob, Google Play, Search, Google Display Network and YouTube. Google’s use of algorithms and machine learning to optimize campaigns will drive down customer acquisition costs and in time identify valuable users. New user registration has increased by 1700% compared to prior…

Coveo Acquires Tooso to Expand Its AI-powered Digital Commerce Technology

Acquisition Enhances Critical AI Capabilities to Transform Shopping Experiences and Boost Conversions Coveo, an AI-powered business solutions company, announced the acquisition of Tooso, an AI-based digital commerce engines company, to accelerate and expand its capabilities for the digital commerce market. “This is a game changing combination in the digital commerce market,” Coveo CEO and Chairman Louis Tetu said. “To drive higher conversions, every organization involved in digital commerce needs to deliver relevant…

Cision Unveils the Next Generation Cision Communications Cloud, Designed to Empower Communications Teams

Following Its Most Recent Acquisitions, Cision Builds on Its Renowned Earned Media Management Technology With the Next Generation Cision Communications Cloud Cision announced the next generation Cision Communications Cloud – the company’s communications platform that delivers best-in-class earned media monitoring and analytics, improved influencer campaigns, and paid audience targeting. In January, Cision announced that it had acquired startups TrendKite and Falcon.io, providing the company with additional innovative…

Cisco Intends to Acquire Acacia Communications

Acacia's coherent optics technology empowers webscale companies, service providers, and data center operators to meet the fast-growing consumer demands for data Cisco and Acacia Communications announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Cisco has agreed to acquire Acacia. An existing Cisco supplier, Acacia designs and manufactures high-speed, optical interconnect technologies that allow webscale companies, service providers, and data center operators to meet the fast-growing consumer demands for…

Joel Smart Joins Vendasta, Ushers in New Multi-Location Platform Functionalities

Vendasta is pleased to welcome Joel Smart as its new Vice President of Enterprise Acquisition. Smart is a business development leader with more than 20 years of sales and sales management experience in technology and publishing. He will work with Vendasta’s teams and its customers to further refine the products and Platform to best serve people who manage multi-location businesses in all industry verticals. “The Vendasta Platform is nimble, and it can be customized to the demands and challenges of brands,” said Smart.…

AT&T/DIRECTV Blacks Out Local TV Stations in 97 Markets Across the USA on July 4th After Rejecting Nexstar Offers to Extend Access for…

DIRECTV/AT&T Once Again Holds its Subscribers Hostage Instead of Negotiating in Good Faith and Reaching a Fair Market Rate Agreement with Nexstar, Other Broadcasters and Content Providers Effective 11:59 p.m. local time on July 3, direct broadcast satellite service provider DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse unilaterally dropped the network and local community programming for over 120 stations impacting consumers and viewers in 97 markets across the United States. The action follows DIRECTV ’s refusal to accept an offer of an…