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NielsenIQ and J.D. Power Enter Strategic Alliance to Bring Unparalleled Automotive Research to Major Growth Markets

NielsenIQ, an industry leader in global measurement, and J.D. Power, a global leader in data analytics and consumer intelligence, announced their intent to launch a multinational strategic alliance to bring benchmark automotive customer experience studies and deep auto industry data analysis to major growth markets such as India, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Drawing on the strong market presence of NielsenIQ and the deep industry expertise of J.D. Power, the alliance will feature J.D. Power benchmark automotive…

ironSource Announces Combination With Thoma Bravo Advantage to Create a Publicly-Traded Business Platform for the App Economy

ironSource, a leading business platform for the app economy, has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Thoma Bravo Advantage , a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, to bring to the public markets a highly-profitable and scalable business that provides a comprehensive business platform for app developers. The transaction values ironSource at a pro forma equity value of $11.1 billion, and is supported by a $1.3 billion oversubscribed Class A ordinary share PIPE led by an affiliate of Thoma…

PSG-Backed Imaweb Acquires AI-driven Remarketing Software Provider Stampyt

Imaweb, a leading independent developer and provider of automotive and dealership digital software solutions in Europe, today announced the acquisition of Stampyt, a leading French provider of remarketing software and other digital solutions for the second-hand vehicle market. Imaweb is backed by funds advised by PSG, a leading growth equity firm that focuses on partnering with middle-market software and technology-enabled service companies. Founded in 2015, Stampyt’s AI-driven imaging technology enables dealerships…

Nutanix Announces Promotion Of Christian Alvarez To Head Of Worldwide Channels Organization

Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced that it has promoted Christian Alvarez to Senior Vice President of Worldwide Channels effective immediately. As the worldwide channel and partner sales leader, Alvarez will have oversight of the strategic direction of Nutanix’s channel partner ecosystem, fostering strategic relationships and developing global sales and distribution programs for value-added resellers (VARs), distributors, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), global system integrators (GSIs), and…

WaveOptics Secures Funding to Scale the Business to Meet Growing AR Market Demand

Additional $13 Million Raised in Final Stage of $39 Million Series C Funding Round WaveOptics, the world leading designer and manufacturer of waveguide displays, the key optical component used in Augmented Reality (AR) wearables, has closed an oversubscribed $39m (£30m) Series C funding round. WaveOptics raised an additional $13m (£10m) in the final stage, having raised an initial $26m (£20m) in December 2018. This final stage was supported by existing investor Goertek, a global leader in the design and manufacturing…

Appnext Timeline Technology Continues to Power Mobile App Discovery and In-Device Personalization

Multiple Partnerships Established Reflect Hundreds of Millions of Mobile Users Who Are Served with Targeted App Recommendations Appnext, a leading mobile discovery platform, has announced significant recent sales successes of its newly introduced App Discovery solutions for OEMs worldwide. The company reported that integrations are already live and demonstrating impressive performance coupled with high user engagement. Advertisers can get discovered by users who actually intend to use their app, via proprietary…