Staffbase and Bananatag Merge Becoming the Global Leader in Internal Communication Technology

-- Staffbase and Bananatag merge to create the world's largest and fastest growing internal communications company, under the Staffbase brand -- The new joint company serves 1,000 customers and growing, through 450 employees at 11 global locations -- Together, they are realizing the vision of an integrated, end-to-end platform for internal communications professionals Staffbase, a leading provider of internal communication platforms trusted by 400 global enterprise customers, announces it will merge with Canada-based…

Postscript Raises $35M to Fuel the Future of Customer Communication via SMS

Greylock leads Series B; Customers earned $500M in attributed revenue in 2020 Postscript, the leading text message marketing platform for Shopify stores, announced today a new round of Series B funding of $35 million. This round of funding was led by Greylock, with participation from YC Continuity Fund, OpenView, and others. In addition, Postscript welcomes Sarah Guo and Mike Duboe, Partners at Greylock, to the Board. Marketing Technology News: Auth0 Names Jameeka Green Aaron as Chief Information Security Officer…

PoliteMail Internal Communications Benchmark Report Reveals 72% Increase in Corporate Email Volume in 2020

Annual Benchmark Report for 10 Industry Sectors Reveals Key Metrics Driven by Remote Workforce Shift PoliteMail Software, a provider of email intelligence analytics for corporate communications, today released its annual Internal Communications Benchmarks report, a comprehensive study of the effectiveness of employee email broadcasts. Marketing Technology News: Domo Invests For Growth, Welcoming New Executives To Lead Company’s Demand Engines “Our annual report provides insightful data for executives,…

Cloud-Based Communication Platform, VOXOX, Announces Release of New Features

New updates to increase convenience and usability for businesses to better connect with their customers VOXOX, a 5G-enabled, AI communications platform for businesses, today announced their new released features over the last year that further enhances ease of communication and convenience for business owners wanting to better connect with their customers. VOXOX continues to add new improvements that strengthen entrepreneurs' abilities to build a loyal customer base with high engagement rates. In the last year, VOXOX has…

TruSight Announces Completion Of Symphony Communication Services Assessment

Risk assessment ensures that the industry-leading messaging and collaboration platform meets global regulatory compliance standards TruSight, the financial industry's leading provider of third-party risk data, today announced that it has completed a comprehensive risk assessment of Symphony Communication Services, the secure and compliant collaboration platform that has become a key technology infrastructure provider for financial services firms around the world. Symphony's federated technology was created to enable…

ddm marketing + communications Publishes Whitepaper On Improving Physician Engagement and Satisfaction

Full-Service marketing firm continues to provide thought leadership expertise to healthcare clients throughout the country Physician burnout is on the rise. Across the country, the ability to practice medicine and care for patients is increasingly impacted by ongoing government regulations and administrative requirements. Marketing Technology News:MediaKind Advances Viewing Experience Through Integration Of Dolby Vision HDR Technology As physician burnout increases, patient care and volumes are negatively impacted,…

Syniverse And Twilio Announce Partnership To Accelerate Growth Of Next Generation Communications Network

Twilio to Make Minority Investment in Syniverse, Bringing Breadth of Experience to Serve Mobile Network Operators and Enterprise Customers Globally Partnership Will Create New Opportunities Across the Connected Ecosystem for Businesses to Deliver Reliable, Scalable and Rich Mobile Messaging to its Customers Syniverse, the world’s most connected companyTM, and Twilio, the leading cloud communications platform, today announced that they have entered into a partnership to accelerate the next wave of innovation in mobile…

Armorblox Raises Series B Funding to Restore Trust in Email Communications

$30 Million Round Led by Next47 Highlights Armorblox Customer Momentum and Innovative NLU Approach to Stopping Targeted Email Attacks Armorblox, a cybersecurity innovator that helps organizations communicate more securely over email, announced that it raised $30 million in Series B venture capital funding. Led by Next47, with participation from Polaris Partners and Unusual Ventures, as well as General Catalyst and other early investors, the funding round brings Armorblox’s total funding to $46.5 million. “We could not…

NBCUniversal Expands U.S. Addressable Footprint to 45 Million Households With New Charter Communications Partnership

NBCUniversal announced a new advanced advertising agreement with Charter Communications, Inc. that will expand NBCUniversal’s U.S. household addressable footprint by nearly 40 percent to 45 million households, making it one of the largest offered in the market by a TV publisher. The agreement allows access to NBCUniversal to sell addressable campaigns on their own inventory across Charter’s Spectrum platforms.  Together, the companies are empowering advertising and agency partners to leverage dynamically inserted ads, using…

Asia Pacific Communications Leaders Optimistic for 2021 Despite Pandemic and Concerns Around Burnout and Mental Health

Brand Building, Strategy and Media Relations Key Focus Areas for Communications Teams Nearly nine-in-10 senior communications leaders are optimistic about the year ahead despite the challenges of navigating the global pandemic according to the results of a wide-ranging Telum Media survey released today. Unsurprisingly Covid and the global economy were cited as the biggest challenges for 2021. 450 senior in-house and agency communications professionals contributed to the Telum Asia Pacific Communications Survey from across…

Coolwave Communications Launches Global Network to Serve Its Growing Asia-Pac Customer Base

The Dublin-based voice and messaging provider is expanding its global presence to connect global companies to local partners and enable ‘as a Service’ models Coolwave Communications, a global provider of voice and messaging solutions, has launched its global network and begun the first phase of its international expansion. Coolwave is supporting the global move to cloud telephony and bringing its services closer to customers in Asia for higher quality connectivity, lower latencies and improved performance. Coolwave is a…

Plivo the Momentum Leader in G2 Cloud Communication Platforms Grid

Disruptive Cloud Communications Company Receives Highest User Satisfaction Score Plivo, the cloud communications platform that enables businesses to engage with their customers, is a Leader in the G2 Cloud Communication Platforms Grid® for Winter 2021 and the Momentum Grid® for Cloud Communication Platforms Leader. Plivo received the highest Satisfaction score of any vendor on the Cloud Communication Platforms Grid and exhibits the strongest growth trajectory based on user satisfaction scores, customer adoption, and digital…

Fuze Announces Industry Strategy and Solutions to Extend its Leadership in Enterprise Cloud Communications

Beginning with manufacturing, Fuze launches tailored communications experiences to drive operational efficiency and productivity Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications provider for the modern global enterprise, unveiled a new initiative to deliver tailored solutions for specific verticals. Developed with the knowledge and expertise gained supporting enterprise customers in various industries, these solutions are designed to meet the specific needs and requirements of companies that produce, distribute, or sell…

QUICKOM Reinvents Online Meetings With Unparalleled End-to-End Encryption to Protect Confidential Communications

QUICKOM by Beowulf, the global leader for decentralized cloud communications, announced the release of the groundbreaking end-to-end encryption offering in addition to its comprehensive technology stack. This new release will protect confidential communications with unrivaled end-to-end encryption by allowing users to host conference meetings on their own computers at home or at work. As more people are resorting to video conferencing to communicate and collaborate in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, safeguarding…

Rakuten Communications Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Enhancing the Customer Experience with Its Versatile and Integrable…

The company combines its understanding of customer needs with a flexible technology stack that can adapt to varying requirements, both present and future Based on its recent analysis of the Japanese contact center market, Frost & Sullivan announced that it has recognized Rakuten Communications with the 2021 Contact Center Customer Value Leadership Award. Rakuten Communications' versatile 'Rakuten Connect Storm' platform enables contact centers to meet the specific demands of customers in the Asia-Pacific region by…

Sinch AB (publ): Sinch Establishes Leadership in US Voice Communications Through Acquisition of Inteliquent

Sinch AB (publ), a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Inteliquent, the largest independent voice communications provider in the United States, for a total cash consideration of USD 1,140 million on a cash and debt-free basis. The acquisition establishes Sinch as the leader in voice connectivity for both enterprises and telecom carriers in the US. The favorable unit economics of a fully owned network allows Sinch to maintain its…

Comscore Announces Renewal Agreement With Ellis Communications for Local Television Measurement

Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, announced a renewal agreement with Ellis Communications’ KDOC-TV in Los Angeles. Under the terms of the agreement, Ellis will continue to utilize Comscore’s industry-leading local TV measurement currency and its advanced audiences. Marketing Technology News: Yext Names David Rudnitsky As President and Chief Revenue Officer “Having stable and reliable measurement is crucial for KDOC-TV. Comscore’s measurement of the Los Angeles …

8×8 Integrated Cloud Contact Center and Communications Driving Global Channel Momentum

8x8 Open Channel Program Helps Partners Meet Strong Upmarket, Enterprise and Public Sector Demand for Cloud Solutions 8x8, Inc., a leading integrated cloud communications platform provider, announced that it is experiencing strong channel momentum and growth driven by the 8x8 integrated cloud contact center and communications product. 8x8’s channel-first strategy, centered around the global 8x8 Open Channel Program, is helping channel partners meet increasing demand for cloud solutions that allow mid-market, enterprise and…

Ytel, Inc. Expands Use of Verified SMS and Verified Calls to Its Business Communications Platform

Ytel, a leading provider of business communication solutions, announced the addition of Verified SMS and Verified Calls by Google to the Ytel platform Ytel, a leading provider of business communication solutions, announced the addition of Verified SMS and Verified Calls by Google to the Ytel platform. These features enable Ytel’s business clients to build trust and prevent scams. With Verified SMS and Verified Calls, brands can leverage sender authentication and branding features to deliver highly secure, trustworthy…

Say ‘Hello’ to net2phone Canada: Empowering the Digital Transformation of Canadian Businesses With Unified Cloud Communications

Versature, a leading provider of unified cloud communications solutions to businesses across Canada, announced that it has rebranded its business as net2phone Canada. The fast-growing Canadian subsidiary of net2phone will continue to provide Canadian firms with innovative cloud communications solutions and outstanding service. "Our new name aligns perfectly with our mission," said Jonathon Moody, President and COO of net2phone Canada. "We are focused exclusively on providing our Canadian clients with powerful…