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Information Security – a Major Concern for Mid-Market Leaders: Deloitte Survey

Deloitte, in Its Sixth Annual Report, Explores Technology Trends That Drive Mid-Market and Private Companies in the Us Economy In a recent survey of mid-market companies, conducted by OnResearch, Deloitte examined trends that would determine how technology influences business decisions in this market. Titled ‘Technology in the mid-market: Embracing technology’, the survey tackles the talent dimensions of IT investments. This is the sixth annual report by Deloitte Private, for which the company surveyed 500 executives…

Just 35 Percent of Responding Organizations Are GDPR-Compliant With EU Data Privacy Rules

Even Fewer Know What Data Third Parties Hold and Have Addressed Third-Party GDPR Compliance in Contracts The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect May 25, 2018, yet only 34.5 percent of nearly 500 professionals involved in GDPR compliance efforts say their organizations can defensibly demonstrate compliance with the new data privacy rules today, according to a recent Deloitte poll. Litigation, regulatory and internal investigation challenges could abound for others. One-third of…

Narrative Science Instantly Explains Tableau Dashboards as Written Stories to Enhance Analysis and Communication

Clients Can Now Leverage the Integration of Narrative Science and Tableau to Translate Enterprise Data into Plain English, Statistics into Stories and Numbers into Knowledge Narrative Science, the leader in natural language generation (NLG) for the enterprise, announces Narratives for Tableau, a new extension built with the recently released Tableau Extension API and powered by Narrative Science. Narratives for Tableau instantly provides plain-English explanations of charts and graphs, giving analysts a quick and easy…

Google Cloud Next ’18: Key Announcements Every CMO Should Know from the Event

Google Cloud Next '18 Led the Way in Turning More Heads that Ever for Business Leaders and CMOs with their 100+ New Announcements Google Cloud Next’ 18 turned out to be the event of the month for global marketing teams. The tech giants from all over the world thronged to SF last week to celebrate their dependence and collaboration with Google. Add to it, the freefall of Facebook in the share market. The rumor mills kept winding more about more privacy, data protection, the social media apocalypse, and everything AI. We…

PEOPLE Announces “50 Companies That Care”

PEOPLE Partners with Great Place to Work to Identify Top US Companies Caring For Their Communities, Their Employees, and the World Meredith Corporation's PEOPLE reveals its second annual list of "Companies That Care," spotlighting 50 US companies that have succeeded in business while also demonstrating respect, compassion, and concern for their communities, their employees, and the environment.  PEOPLE once again partnered with research and consulting firm Great Place to Work to identify the top US companies that best fit…

SBDS Global Launches World’s First DataTech Services Company to ‘Cut Through the Data Clutter and Confusion’

Company Focused on Helping Companies Get More Value out of Their DMPs and CDPs The world’s first ever DataTech Services provider, SBDS Global, announces it has successfully completed its proof of concept phase and formally launched its global offering for marketers and publishers. Formerly known as SilverBullet Data Services, SBDS helps companies deliver value from their data management platforms (DMPs), customer data platforms (CDPs) and general data activation strategies. 91% of advertisers have already invested in…

High Growth Sales Enablement Showpad Opens London Office with 15 Staff

Stuart Small Appointed UK Managing Director of Showpad Showpad, the industry's first sales enablement platform combining sales content, readiness, and buyer engagement solutions, has opened its first UK office in London reflecting both the opportunity and Showpad's commitment to investing in the UK market. Stuart Small joins as Managing Director leading a team of 15 staff members (11 of whom joined this year) working from new offices in Moorgate. Founded in Belgium in 2011, Showpad is a true innovator in the sales…

Deloitte and ForgeRock Announce Alliance to Provide Advanced, Global Customer Identity and Access Management Solutions

Deloitte Will Make Forgerock Identity Solutions Available as a Managed Service Deloitte and ForgeRock announced a strategic alliance designed to help organizations around the world to secure, connect and manage the digital identities of people, devices and things. ForgeRock's customer identity and access management (CIAM) solutions enable organizations to securely identify, protect and respect the preferences of each customer on whatever device, app or service they're using. Working in concert, Deloitte will make…

New Study Reveals CMO Path To Push Beyond Traditional Brand Storyteller Role

CMO Council and Deloitte Study Finds Hesitation to Embrace Analytics Skills, Forge New C-Suite Partnerships and Extend Strategic Role Beyond Short-Term Acquisition Goals A new study from the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council and Deloitte, surveying close to 200 chief marketers worldwide, revealed many CMOs are still focused on the traditional storytelling aspect of their position and are less comfortable with aspects associated with driving growth, including acting as revenue science practitioners and customer…

Ogilvy Continues ‘Next Chapter’ With Launch of 900-Person Global Martech ‘Center of Excellence’

Ogilvy Forays into Martech, Opens Global Martech Center Of Excellence Ogilvy Chief Executive, John Seifert revealed that the agency is offering a new martech offering known as the Marketing Technology of Intelligence. Seifert addressed the need for this Center in an email to employees which urged them to respond to “changes, challenges, and opportunities” which have come with the growth of the digital era. He also added, “Our clients are responding to all these changes with their own transformation plans, figuring out…

Deloitte’s Digital Media Trends Survey: Meet the MilleXZials: Generational Lines Blur as Media Consumption for Gen X, Millennials and…

Streaming Video on Demand hits the mainstream; Pay TV subscriptions decline as consumers rethink its value; Watching video is a 38 hour a week "job" American consumers' appetite for streaming video continues to grow, and they have no qualms shelling out cash for original content, according to Deloitte's 12th edition of the "Digital Media Trends Survey" (formerly the "Digital Democracy" Survey). The report found that 55 percent of U.S. households now subscribe to at least one video streaming service, a 450 percent…

Mobile-First Collaborative Learning Platform Hive Learning Raises $ 4.9 Million

Funds Raised Will Aid Hive Learning in the Development of AI-Driven Products, Content Packages, Sales, Marketing, and International Expansion Hive Learning, the mobile-first collaborative learning platform for leaders, teams, and organizations, has raised £3.5 million ($4.9) in a funding round led by the UK's leading venture builder, Blenheim Chalcot. The funds will be used to fuel the company's AI-driven product development and content packages, sales and marketing, and international expansion through strategic…

Deloitte Named a Leader by Gartner in Data and Analytics Service Providers, Worldwide

Deloitte announced that Gartner has named it a global leader in their February 2018 report entitled, Magic Quadrant for Data and Analytics Service Providers, Worldwide 2018. This marks the third year that Deloitte has been positioned highest in execution. The evaluation is based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. Also Read: DCMN Releases DC Analytics, TV Attribution Technology to Public "Deloitte being recognized by Gartner as a global leader in data and analytics services for the fourth year is…

Publicis.Sapient Appoints Teresa Barreira as Chief Marketing Officer

Teresa Barreira Oversee Marketing Strategies, Client Experience, Brand and Corporate Communication Across 100+ Offices Spread Around the Globe Publicis.Sapient, the digital business transformation hub of Publicis Group, focused on partnering with clients to advance their business performance and sustained market relevance, has announced the appointment of Teresa Barreira as Chief Marketing Officer. Barreira is a senior leader with experience in consulting and technology firms including Deloitte, Accenture and IBM.…

Flybits Raises $6.5 M Series B Round Led by Information Venture Partners

Flybits, which was Deloitte’s 2015 “Company to Watch,” has announced that it has raised $ 6.5 million in Series B funding from investors, led by Information Venture Partners. The funding round also included new investor Portag3 Ventures LP and existing investors Robert Bosch Venture Capital and Trellis Capital. Flybits is a context-as-a-service company that enables enterprises to leverage data intelligence with minimal complexity. Robert Antoniades and David Unsworth, Co-founders and General Partners at Information…