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Lufax, BCG Report: Collaborative Smart Transformation to Help Break the Zero-Sum Game in Wealth Management

The rapid advancement of smart technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI), big data analytics, cloud computing, and blockchain, compounded with the changing demographics in the existing and potential customer base of wealth management services, makes a compelling case for both wealth managers and regulators to embrace the increasingly available and progressively sophisticated financial technology (FinTech) solutions, according to a new report commissioned by Lufax and authored by Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The…

Nutanix Appoints Sohaib Abbasi to its Board of Directors

Former Informatica CEO and Oracle Executive Brings Deep Technology and Leadership Experience to Nutanix Board Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced it has added Sohaib Abbasi to its board of directors, effective Thursday, March 19, 2020. “Sohaib is a great addition to our board. He is a quintessential builder who has formed and led businesses in multiple categories including database, data management and cloud,” said Dheeraj Pandey, Chairman, Co-founder and CEO of Nutanix. “His experience growing…

MarTech Primer: What is Salesforce CRM?

Salesforce CRM is one of the best-in-class CRM application based on the Force.com stage. It can deal with all the client collaborations of an organization through various media, like phone calls, site email inquiries, networks as well as social media. Salesforce handles all the client connections, by focussing on the business, advertising and bolster process. This is done by working with the standard articles and encouraging the relationship between them. Salesforce has developed its foundation to help probably the most…

Segment Recognized as One of Forbes’ Best Startup Employers for 2020

Leading Customer Data Platform Ranked Amongst Top 100 Companies Segment, the world's leading Customer Data Platform (CDP), has been recognized as part of Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Startup Employers for 2020. Forbes and Statista analyzed more than seven million data points to identify the top startup employers in the country. In particular, three aspects of each company were assessed during the evaluation: employer reputation, employee satisfaction, and company growth. Out of the thousands of qualified…

Insight Partners Completes Acquisition of Cloud Data Management Leader Veeam for a Value of $5 Billion

Acquisition focused on accelerating Veeam's growth and extending the company's leadership position in the U.S. market Veeam Software, the leader in Backup solutions that deliver Cloud Data Management™, announced that Insight Partners has completed its acquisition of the company, which was announced on January 9, 2020, at a valuation of approximately $5 billion. Following an investment from Insight Partners at the beginning of 2019, the acquisition of Veeam, the clear market leader with over $1 billion in annual sales and…

Mitek Sets New Identity Verification Standard With One Step Liveness Detection

Mitek Systems, Inc., a global leader in mobile capture and digital identity verification solutions, announced that Aaron Korsen has been named Senior Vice President, North American Identity Sales. Most recently, Aaron led the North America sales operation for the Netsuite services.  Prior to Netsuite, Aaron led global sales for Kenandy, a SalesForce Ventures and Lightspeed-backed ERP software company. Before joining Kenandy, Aaron was Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Luxent, a Salesforce.com service…

TechBytes with Erich Litch, President and COO at 2Checkout

“Today most providers stitch a bunch of disparate systems together to get the capabilities they need to offer, but next-generation platforms are gaining ground, becoming the ultimate disrupters.” Digital Transformation journeys are getting complex and advanced with new technologies. Which technologies do you keenly follow and work with? As you can imagine, in our field, digital comes first. We are not only a digital commerce platform, digital goods sales are also a big focus for us. I am very interested in and I…

Hmmm, So Google Cloud Platform Earned the Company $8.92 Billion as Revenues in 2019

Will Google Cloud Platform Manage to Overtake YouTube Ad Revenue by 2025? Most likely... But, the competition for Alphabet lies elsewhere. Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is still trying to catch up with the leaders in the Cloud Computing business such as AWS, Oracle, Alibaba, and others. But, things could dramatically change for Google the next 3-4 years for Google, especially with CEO and Chairman Sundar Pichai at the helm. In the latest financial statement, Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. has declared its net worth…

Node4 Launches ‘N4Engage’ – a Dedicated Business Unit for Its Suite of Business Collaboration Services

New Organisation Created in Response to Market Projections of Rapid Growth in the UC Market Node4, the cloud, data centre and communications provider, has announced the launch of N4Engage, a division dedicated to its Unified Communications (UC) and collaboration products, to better serve its customers in this sector, as well as maximise on the market potential of these technologies. With industry figures quoting a market size projected to exceed £45 billion by 20251, and extensive experience of delivering solutions…

Reltio Adds Chief Information Security Officer to Guide Enterprise Security, DevSecOps

Terence Runge to Ensure Reltio Connected Customer 360 and Internal Systems Stay Ahead of Changing, Challenging Security and Regulatory Landscapes Reltio, an award-winning software as a service (SaaS) company at the heart of helping innovative Global 2000 companies win in the experience economy, today announced that Terence Runge, CISSP, joined the company as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). He will partner with engineering and product management to shape and guide the company's security and compliance strategy.…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Top Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from Bullhorn, E-Vision, Talview, Konnect Digital, Gamut, Sojern, and WeChat. Bullhorn Acquires Herefish to Help Accelerate Automation of Staffing Processes Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Herefish, a provider of automation solutions for staffing firms. As part of Bullhorn’s…

Centilytics Becomes the First Cloud Management Platform to Introduce Flat Fees and Widget-Based Pricing

In the cloud management industry, Centilytics becomes the first management platform that offers widget-based pricing. It’s a well-known fact that Cloud Computing has almost limitless benefits. Moreover, cloud vendors bring innovative benefits to attract customers; and this strategy is working quite well. Cloud computing is becoming a preferred choice by entrepreneurs, whether for a startup or a well-established enterprise. It was all a walk in the park up until the first data breach, or an unexpected cloud bill that can…

Google Cloud and Palo Alto Networks Expand Strategic Partnership

Companies Partner to Introduce New Threat Detection Solutions and Security Solutions for Anthos; Palo Alto Networks Will Continue to Expand Its Usage of Services Running on Google Cloud Google Cloud and Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, announced new solutions to help customers stay secure. Together, the companies will collaborate to bring new offerings to market and to run several Palo Alto Networks services on Google Cloud, combining the expertise of each company in cloud computing and…

AWS Announces AWS Wavelength

AWS Wavelength enables developers to build applications that deliver single-digit millisecond latencies to mobile devices and users by deploying AWS compute and storage at the edge of the 5G network AWS re:Invent, Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company announced AWS Wavelength, which provides developers the ability to build applications that serve end-users with single-digit millisecond latencies over the 5G network. Wavelength embeds AWS compute and storage services at the edge of telecommunications…

MongoDB Atlas Adds Support for AWS CloudFormation, EventBridge, PrivateLink and More

MonoDB added the new security features and updates, and the introduction of federated queries extend Atlas capabilities in the Amazon Web Services Today, MongoDB announced a number of new features for its global cloud database, MongoDB Atlas. MongoDB Atlas now makes it seamless for users to deploy and run the service on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Across all industries, businesses are increasingly opting to run their database in the cloud as a managed service in order to take advantage of the inherent benefits of Cloud…

Martech Veteran Katie Bullard Joins E-Learning Platform for Cloud Computing, A Cloud Guru

Former President of DiscoverOrg, Katie Bullard is now the President of e-learning platform, A Cloud Guru. A Cloud Guru (ACG) provides extensive training to quickly scale Cloud adoption and intelligent reporting. In her new role, Katie Bullard will lead A Cloud Guru team to accelerate growth and scale the operations in the Cloud Migration business. Katie is joining the ACG team that includes CEO and co-founder Sam Kroonenburg, and Ryan Kroonenburg. In her previous role as the Chief Growth Officer and President of…

MarTech Interview with Alex Fly, Founder and CEO at Quickpath

"Machine Learning excels at taking all rich signals, detecting patterns within them, and providing algorithms to optimize outcomes to the desired target." Could you tell us about your journey through technology? What made you found Quickpath? I’ve been working in AI for the past 20 years, and prior to starting Quickpath, my co-founder, Trent McDaniel, and I worked in a consulting capacity. We realized that many businesses faced similar challenges when implementing Machine Learning projects, so we wanted to create software…

The Blurring Lines Between B2B and B2C

B2B used to be a boring software category. When the rise of affordable Cloud Computing dropped the cost of starting a new company, that changed — innovation took place in every sphere of business and we all ended up with a set of amazingly powerful tools to work better together. Now a new wave of change is happening. B2B companies are adapting their Sales, Marketing and Product playbooks with techniques that were formerly found only in the consumer space. This creativity is necessary now, because of the rise in remote…

MarTech Interview with Annette Rippert, Senior Managing Director at Accenture Technology, North America

"Technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning promise great benefits for users and consumers."" Could you tell us about your journey in technology and how you started at Accenture? I actually started off as an Electrical Engineer before joining Accenture. I’ve spent time in various positions across Accenture, and I now lead Accenture Technology in North America. This means I drive Accenture Technology’s business, helping clients achieve Digital Transformation using the latest emerging technologies across…

TechBytes with Alexey Sapozhnikov, Co-Founder and CTO at prooV

Could you tell us about your interaction with smart technologies like AI, IT, and Computing platforms? I have over 20 years of experience working with large scale enterprises and high-volume computing systems including AI, Data Analysis, Cloud Computing, and Cybersecurity. Prior to prooV, I Co-founded three startups in the domains of Big Data crash prevention, user engagement algorithms, and performance monitoring. How did you start in this space? What galvanized you to start at prooV? I started out as a Data Scientist…