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Kentik Raises $23.5 Million in Growth Funding

With Network Traffic Surging and New Visibility Gaps, Kentik is “the Right Company at Exactly the Right Time” Kentik, provider of the leading network intelligence platform trusted by digital enterprises and service providers, announced  23.5 million in growth funding led by Vistara Capital Partners. Existing investors August Capital, Third Point Ventures, DCVC, and Tahoma Ventures also participated in the round, which combines equity and growth debt. To date, Kentik has raised $61.7 million in total funding. Marketing…

Konica Minolta’s bizhub Connector for Dropbox App Now Supports Dropbox Business

Updated App Further Simplifies Workflow and Accessibility Right from MFP Interface Konica Minolta Business Solutions, U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) is proud to announce the immediate availability of Dropbox Business for its bizhub product line. The updated bizhub Connector for Dropbox app now allows access to Dropbox Business from existing Konica Minolta i-Series multifunction printers (MFP) and Workplace Hub models using the MarketPlace platform, expanding front-to-back end office automation and streamlining office…

Drew Houston Joins Facebook Board of Directors

Facebook announced that Drew Houston, co-founder and CEO of Dropbox, has been appointed to the company's board of directors, effective immediately. Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, said: "Drew brings valuable perspective to our board as a leader of a technology company with services used by millions of people and businesses. He thinks deeply about where technology is going and how to build a culture that delivers services that always work well." "It's been inspiring to watch Facebook grow into a platform…

MarTech Interview with Ross McCray, Co-Founder and CEO at VideoAmp

"Going forward it’s important that companies are able to strike a balance between putting consumers first and using data in the right way." Journey into Tech  Hi Ross, tell us about your role and journey into Technology. What inspired you to take up the role at VideoAmp? Technology has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember, ever since I was a kid I’ve been fascinated by computers. I’ve always had this natural curiosity and longing to figure out how things work. I remember as an eight year old kid, I’d see…

HubSpot Announces First-Ever Chief Customer Officer, Yamini Rangan

HubSpot, a leading growth platform, announced that Yamini Rangan will become the company's first-ever Chief Customer Officer, effective January 8, 2020. Rangan joins HubSpot from Dropbox, where she served as Chief Customer Officer. In this new role, she will unite the marketing, sales, and services teams around the customer, creating a cohesive experience to help fulfill HubSpot's mission of helping millions of companies grow better. Marketing Technology News: SCORR Marketing Releases 7th Annual Report on Life…

Microsoft Taps Canadian Start-up Mover.io to Ease Cloud File Migration to Microsoft 365

Yesterday, tech giant Microsoft officially announced the acquisition of Mover.io. Mover is a Cloud-based file migration and storage platform. With this acquisition, Microsoft will ease the process of cloud file sharing process to Microsoft 365. It is clear that Microsoft would benefit from Mover.io’s “deep expertise and migration technology, which advances Microsoft’s commitment to providing organizations of all sizes with the right tools, people and partners to successfully migrate to the Microsoft Cloud.” The companies…

Nuvias Group Signs Distribution Partnership with Dropbox to Bring Smart Workspace to the Channel

Nuvias, the EMEA high-value distributor, is broadening its vendor portfolio to incorporate Dropbox, the smart workspace. Nuvias is the first independent distributor signed by Dropbox, covering key Northern European markets. With more than 500 million registered users across 180 countries, Dropbox helps people and teams focus on the work that matters. Complementing the communications and collaboration technology solutions from Nuvias Unified Communications (UC), Dropbox brings all of a team’s content together with the…

Dropbox Ties up with Bettercloud, to Offer Better Functionality

BetterCloud receives $5M strategic investment Dropbox is partnering with BetterCloud to provide cutting-edge data protection and orchestration functionality to Dropbox for teams. The company will also make a $5M strategic investment in BetterCloud, a New York-based SaaS Operations Management Platform vendor. The up-gradation will allow businesses that subscribe to Dropbox to customize security policies, scan content for sensitive data and automate critical processes. "At Dropbox, we've always believed that users…

How Cloud Technologies Are Impacting the Content Marketer

Over the last few years, Content Marketing has grown to become one of the most popular tactics in Digital Marketing. As it’s been shown that 60 percent of consumers enjoy reading relevant content from brands and 82 percent of consumers feel more positive about a company after reading custom content, it’s likely content marketing will become a vital marketing strategy for businesses of all sizes. The ability to produce and distribute content, whether it’s in the form of blog posts, newsletters, or white papers, has become an…

Otter.ai Integrates With Dropbox to Collaborate, Manage, and Search Video and Audio Files

Otter Voice Meeting Notes Streamlines Workflow, Saves Time, and Reduces Cost for Customers in Advertising, Broadcasting, Publishing, Marketing and Social Media Otter.ai, creator of Otter Voice Meeting Notes, an AI-powered live transcription and collaboration app has partnered with Dropbox, Inc., a leading global collaboration platform, as one of Dropbox’s media integrations announced. The Otter integration is now available to Dropbox users. @Otter_ai is now integrated with @DropboxBusiness to improve productivity and…

Onna Technologies Closes an $11 Million Series a Led by Dawn Capital with Participation from Dropbox and the Slack Fund

Onna, a New York and Barcelona based startup, dedicated to centralizing proprietary information closes an $11 million series A equity funding round to grow its central information access product. The round was led by Dawn Capital, with participation from Dropbox, the Slack Fund, and existing early investor, Nauta Capital. Norman Fiore, General Partner at Dawn Capital, will join Onna's Board. Norman has invested in several of Europe's leading SaaS businesses including Mimecast , Collibra and Showpad.…

Marketing Technology Bulletin Covering the Week Gone By

Top Picks from MarTech Series. Original MarTech Insights from the Week Gone By Our staff writers compile a bulletin covering important news in the world of Marketing Technology. This bulletin is the best source of the major MarTech developments of the ongoing week. Apple and Salesforce Further Bolster Collaboration with a Fresh SDK for iOS After the Initial Partnership Announcement in September, Both the Companies Are Fiercely Working Towards Robust Enterprise Application Development Read More… LiveRamp Expands Its…

Dropbox Completes Acquisition of HelloSign

Dropbox Penetrates into the Enterprise Content Management Landscape; Introduces Digital Signatures, Workflow, and Document Automation Dropbox has completed the acquisition of HelloSign. The former had originally expressed its interest in the company in the last week of January this year. The two companies met during Dropbox’s extensions partner program (launched circa November 2018). The acquisition infuses new capabilities into Dropbox's content management ecosystem, such as smoother workflows for document handling and…

Business Buying to Get Better as G2 Crowd Receives a Fresh Influx of $55 Million

G2 Crowd Has Become for Business Buyers What Amazon Is for Consumers. The Company Has Already Helped 23 Million Business Buyers in Purchasing the Right Technology. This Fresh Funding Guarantees a Stronger Platform for B2B Buying Decisions $100 million – that’s G2 Crowd’s total investment so far from investors IVP, Emergence Capital, Accel and Pritzker Group. With such world-class firms backing G2 Crowd, it's evident that this pantheon believes in what G2 Crowd is building for its B2B customers. G2 Crowd is traveling…

Slack and Gmail Now Integrated with Digitile, Allowing Files Shared in Real-Time to be Automatically Organized and Found Faster

Using Digitile is as Natural as a Google Search, But for Work Files, Reducing Clutter and Increasing Productivity To enhance the lives of professionals who use cloud-based business software platforms, Digitile has integrated Slack and Gmail functionality into its cross-platform search hub, joining Google Drive, GSuite, Dropbox and OneDrive. With Digitile, teams no longer need to switch applications, remember passwords, or search through various messaging threads to find files. The shared documents are organized in one…

digi.me Launches “iTunes Of Personal Data”

New App Ecosystem Gives Consumers Unprecedented and Unrivaled Control Over How Apps Access and Use Individual Data digi.me is announcing the launch of a new platform that will radically change the way that we view data online and provide unprecedented levels of privacy to consumers concerned about how their data is being used. Using the digi.me platform, consumers can connect with more than 15,000 sources of personal data – including social media, credit cards, banks, fitness wearables, music history, and health…

Dropbox and Salesforce Form Strategic Partnership

The Partnership Leads to the Creation of Branded Customized Dropbox Folders Within Salesforce Commerce Cloud and Salesforce Marketing Cloud with the New Digital Asset Engagement Solution Dropbox and Salesforce, announced a strategic partnership to connect Salesforce’s #1 CRM platform with Dropbox’s leading collaboration platform, enabling companies of all types and sizes to collaborate and more deeply connect with their customers across sales, service, marketing, commerce and more. The companies will initially deliver…

The Big 5: Top MarTech Updates from Last Week

What Better Way to Start Your Monday Than Wheeling Through The Top Five Martech Updates That Occurred in the Previous Week. This Is Your Weekly Monday Dose Twitter Hires Parag Agrawal as their New CTO Social blogging platform, Twitter, has appointed Parag Agarwal as their new Chief Technology Officer. A Microsoft alumnus, Parag did his schooling from Atomic Energy Central School and his engineering from the IIT-Bombay. Parag succeeds Adam Messinger in his new role, leading the technology strategy, for the micro-blogging…

How Strong Culture Translates to Strong Partnerships

Behind every successful company, there’s a story of the culture that enabled its success. Company culture should permeate every aspect of an organization’s business -- from its internal employee interactions to its external partnerships and beyond. Stories of culture and its larger impact on businesses and their partnerships were at the heart of Performance Horizon’s Innovation Day event in Sydney, Australia, last month. At Innovation Day, over 200 partner marketers from across Australia and Asia came together to discuss…

Year-Ender 2017: 10 Extraordinary Martech “Moments” of the Year

In Part 2 of Our Year-Ender 2017 Series, We Bring You the Top Ten Martech Moments From the Year in a Chronological Order "The true delight is reminiscing and reliving the moment all over again." For Martech journalists, 2017 proved to be a momentous year, as we saw many mega-moments of delight that paved the course for the future. In Part 2 of our Year-ender 2017 series, we bring you the top ten Martech moments from the year. Read More: Trends in Marketing Technology Budgets Could Impact Data Quality and Hygiene…