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2020 Mobile Tech Prediction: NFC Replaces Barcode Scanners at Events

Even if you have never heard of NFC, Near-field Communication, I guarantee you’ve experienced it. NFC is a technology that allows devices to exchange information by placing them next to one another. Smartphones use NFC to pass photos, contacts, or any other specified data between NFC-enabled devices.  It’s a simple, easy technology we use on a daily basis without realizing it.  Case in point:  Simply tap the pad on your hotel bedroom door to open it, jump on public transport after tapping the entry to a barrier; and even now…

Amazon and Leading Technology Companies Announce the Voice Interoperability Initiative

Amazon and leading technology companies announced the Voice Interoperability Initiative, a new program to ensure voice-enabled products provide customers with choice and flexibility through multiple, interoperable voice services. The initiative is built around a shared belief that voice services should work seamlessly alongside one another on a single device, and that voice-enabled products should be designed to support multiple simultaneous wake words. More than 30 companies are supporting the effort, including global…

Oracle and Microsoft Expand Cloud Partnership to Boost Workplace Productivity

Integration of Oracle Digital Assistant with Microsoft Teams gives Microsoft 365 customers access to Oracle Cloud Applications through conversational AI Building on Oracle and Microsoft’s cloud interoperability partnership, Oracle announced the availability of an integration between Oracle Digital Assistant and Microsoft Teams. Enterprise customers can now access Oracle Cloud Applications through an AI-powered voice experience in Teams. “Using Oracle Digital Assistant, business users can simply and conversationally…

M-Files Brings Intelligent Information Management to Microsoft Teams

M-Files AI-powered solution connects business systems, streamlines workflows and supports compliance to dramatically improve document management and collaboration in Microsoft Teams M-Files Corporation, the intelligent information management company, announced enhancements to its Microsoft Teams solution that will drive new efficiencies and collaboration across organizations. M-Files now provides AI-powered information management across different Teams channels, Office 365 applications, SharePoint sites and other systems…

Infosys Collaborates With Microsoft to Enable Digital Transformation for JG Summit Holdings, Inc, Philippines

Microsoft Azure to set a strong foundation for a nimble and robust digital infrastructure Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, in collaboration with Microsoft, announced a long-term strategic partnership with JG Summit Holdings, Inc, one of the largest and most diversified conglomerates, headquartered in Manila, Philippines. As technology services partner, Infosys will help formulate and execute the digital transformation strategy for JG Summit, based on Microsoft Azure, an open,…

Nexxt Solutions Collaborates with Microsoft and Tuya to Bring Innovative New Smart Home Devices and Home Automation Solutions to Market

Nexxt Solutions Connected Devices Including Smart Plugs, Smart Power Strips, Light Bulbs, Cameras and Complete Home Security Kits Will Be Available at Retail in the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean This Fall Inspired by this new era of the Internet of Things, where everything is interconnected, Nexxt Solutions is proud to partner with Microsoft and Tuya to power and commercialize its first fully cloud-connected and highly secure portfolio of smart home devices Nexxt Solutions integrated portfolio of…

Weatherford Releases New ForeSite Business Intelligence and Data Visualization Powered by Microsoft Power BI

Enables Customized, Asset-Level Operational Insight Via Complete Power BI Integration into the ForeSite Platform Weatherford International plc announced the integration of Microsoft Power BI into the ForeSite production optimization platform for the oilfield industry. This integration accelerates ForeSite users' ability to deep dive into their production data, conduct analyses, and create simple, easy-to-digest data visualizations that illustrate virtually any production scenario from the well to asset level. Power BI…

Daily MarTech Roundup: The 5 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 Microsoft, Metadata.io, Satoshi Nakamoto Renaissance Holding, Nixplay Signage, and Resolve Systems. Microsoft’s New Acquisition Boosts AI ML-Based Java Ecosystem Microsoft has acquired Java and OpenJDK service provider, jClarity. This is the second Microsoft Azure-centric acquisition for Microsoft. In January, the Company had acquired Citus Data to reaffirm their “commitment to Open…

Jio and Microsoft Announce Alliance to Accelerate Digital Transformation in India

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (Jio), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, and Microsoft Corp. are embarking on a unique, comprehensive, long-term strategic relationship aimed at accelerating the digital transformation of the Indian economy and society. This 10-year commitment combines the world-class capabilities of both companies to offer a detailed set of solutions comprising connectivity, computing, storage solutions, and other technology services and applications essential for Indian businesses and will span the…

Synchronoss Partners with Microsoft to Deliver Infrastructure for Smart Buildings

Synchronoss joins Microsoft IoT Accelerator Program and leverages Microsoft Azure to deliver Smart Buildings proof of concept to global technology services provider Rackspace Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products, announced that it is partnering with Microsoft to deliver an industry-leading Smart Buildings solution. By leveraging Microsoft Azure and joining Microsoft’s Azure IoT solutions accelerator program, Synchronoss will develop and offer a…

Gartner Says Worldwide IaaS Public Cloud Services Market Grew 31.3% in 2018

Analysts to Explore Latest Cloud Trends at the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conferences in London and Las Vegas The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 31.3% in 2018 to total $32.4 billion, up from $24.7 billion in 2017, according to Gartner, Inc. Amazon was once again the No. 1 vendor in the IaaS market in 2018, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and IBM. “Despite strong growth across the board, the cloud market’s consolidation favors the large and dominant…

Ag-Analytics to Release Several Machine Learning Driven Environmental APIs on Azure, Supported by Microsoft’s AI for Earth Program

Ag-Analytics and Microsoft AI for Earth Announce Strategic Partnership Ag-Analytics, through a new strategic partnership with Microsoft's AI for Earth program, announced the launch of several new APIs and data feeds for public use, including mirroring over 100 TB of Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) data on Azure. By enabling optimized, efficient, flexible cloud data access for machine learning and AI applications, academics and developers alike will now be able to easily access production-ready HLS and other data for…

Glassbox Announces Strategic Partnership with Microsoft

Glassbox, the leading enterprise Digital Customer Experience solution, announced a new strategic partnership with Microsoft. Glassbox will actively work with Microsoft and its sales and marketing teams to sell its customer management solution to Microsoft’s extensive customer base, as well as its wide network of partners globally. By combining Azure cloud services and Glassbox Customer Experience solution, enterprises will be able to easily use Azure advanced Machine Learning technology to enrich Glassbox powerful…

Ingram Micro Announces First Global Competition to Find the Next Revolutionary Startups

ISVs Can Compete for $1,000,000 Top Prize in Comet Competition, the World’s Largest Search for B2B Innovators, Opening August 1 Ingram Micro Inc. announced during Microsoft Inspire a competition to find and fund the most promising business-to-business (B2B) technology startups. Applications will open August 1 for the international Comet Competition, with a focus on finding B2B software innovators whose products have clear applications and potential implementations in the channel. Get ready for the largest B2B startup…

Five9 to Provide Extraordinary Customer Experiences Using Microsoft Teams

Five9, Inc., a leading provider of the intelligent cloud contact center, announces that Microsoft has selected Five9 as a strategic contact center partner to deeply integrate the Five9 Intelligent Cloud Contact Center platform with Microsoft Teams. @Five9 to Provide Extraordinary Customer Experiences using @Microsoft Teams “We are very pleased to partner closely with Microsoft Teams to deliver a superior end-to-end solution to our customers,” said Dan Burkland, Five9 President. “With the addition of Teams, we can now…

Microsoft Announces Investments to Broaden Opportunities for Partners

Ahead of Microsoft Inspire, Company Shares How It Is Tuning Partner Investments for the Cloud Era, Including Updates to Teams, Dynamics 365, Azure Microsoft Corp. announced new investments in technologies and programs designed to support its partner ecosystem. The investments are aimed at helping optimize Microsoft's partner engagement for the cloud era. "Customers and partners alike continue to move to the cloud and accelerate their digital transformation, leading us to new and different levels of partnership," said…

CloudM Announces Innovative CloudManager Product for Microsoft

CloudM, a global, market-leading software house, has announced that its CloudManager product is now available worldwide for Microsoft Office 365. CloudManager is currently used by more than 2,000 organisations and over 1 million users worldwide and will now allow users to manage and monitor their Microsoft Office 365 domain. Gary Bennion, chief product officer at CloudM The product empowers users across both enterprise and smaller organizations; from automating complex admin tasks…

Aprimo Recognized as Winner for 2019 Microsoft Media & Communications Partner of the Year

Aprimo, the leading provider of technology solutions for content, operations, and performance that enable  enterprises to optimize their brand experiences and the resources they use to deliver them, announced it has won the 2019 Microsoft Media & Communications Partner of the Year Award. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. As a member of the Microsoft Partner Network,…

Seismic Strengthens its Relationship with Microsoft at Upcoming Microsoft Events

Participation at Microsoft's Business Applications Summit, Microsoft Ready, and Microsoft Inspire Shows Companies' Deep Product Integrations & Efforts to Advance the Sales Enablement Category Seismic, a recognized leader in sales and marketing enablement, announced its participation at upcoming Microsoft events that will showcase the continued success of Seismic's collaboration with Microsoft, demonstrate Seismic integrations across several Microsoft cloud offerings, and support companies' widespread adoption of sales…

MarTech Interview with Piyush Shah, Co-Founder at InMobi

"The biggest disruptions across the industry in technology will come from Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI). " Could you tell us about your role and journey at InMobi Group, and today TruFactor? What inspired you to be part of InMobi? I’ve been with InMobi since the beginning, and I am incredibly proud of our heritage as a true innovator in the mobile advertising space. In that time, I have previously led our performance advertising business, was Chief Product Officer and have incubated our enterprise platforms for…