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Jumpshot announced the company has broadened its data offering to enable marketing professionals who manage brands to benchmark against competitors by understanding purchase behavior, all the way down to the brand and category level.

Posted Mar 22, 2018

Lightspeed, a division of WPP's data investment management group, Kantar, is modernizing how it buys and manages data to make it easier for clients to flexibly choose from a wider variety of quality data sources based on timing and pricing needs. This includes how Lightspeed interacts with sourcing partners, the underlying technology, as well as its executive management.

Posted Mar 22, 2018

Bedrock Data has launched Fusion, SaaS software that reduces the time and cost associated with unifying customer data across cloud applications.

Posted Mar 06, 2018

Cambridge Semantics and CData Software announced a technology partnership to provide SQL query access to a code-free, graph-based, big data management, and analytics environment.

Posted Mar 06, 2018

Virtualitics, a provider of next-generation big data visualization and analytics, announced the close of a $7 million Series B round of equity funding led by Centricus, a global investment platform, and participated in by existing investor the Venture Reality Fund (The VR Fund) and other private investors.

Posted Mar 01, 2018

Reltio, creators of the Self-Learning Data Platform, announced Reltio Cloud 2018.1, the newest version of the native cloud platform that organizes enterprise data for continuous self-learning. The release includes the next evolution of Reltio IQ (formerly Reltio Insights) which takes advantage of advanced analytics and machine learning for day-to-day operations and applications.

Posted Feb 27, 2018

Bloom Intelligence announced the release of two new features to support its innovative Wi-Fi analytics and automated marketing platform. With the launch of its new ratings trigger and data-rich customer cards, Bloom Intelligence is increasing the ROI of its offerings for the hospitality and retail industries.

Posted Feb 27, 2018

The Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), an independent, global, member-led organization that maximizes customers' investment in Oracle and partner solutions, relaunched its Analytics, BI and Big Data Special Interest Group (SIG). The new SIG was reestablished through the merger of two long-standing SIGs, the BI-Big Data and Endeca SIGs, to increase the organization's focus on Oracle Enterprise Analytics Technologies.

Posted Feb 22, 2018

StoryStream, an AI-powered content marketing platform provider, announced its partnership with Brandwatch, the world's premier social intelligence group, on the launch of its Vizia data-visualization platform. The partnership will enable StoryStream's proprietary artificial intelligence-powered content management capabilities to be used within the Vizia's platform, allowing Brandwatch customers to display the social content that matters most alongside insightful data-visualizations across organizations.

Posted Feb 22, 2018

Cambridge Semantics, a provider of a universal semantic layer for big data management and connected data analytics solutions, today announced a preview of AnzoGraph, a native graph-based parallel query engine available for analyzing data from Amazon Neptune, the new fully managed graph database service from Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Posted Feb 20, 2018

Big Data, that corpus of global digital information characterized by velocity, variety, and volume—with contributions from just about every being and machine on the planet—has achieved such a scope and speed of growth that any attempt to quantify it is outdated as soon as it's measured. If, in the last year, Amazon sold 636 items per second on Amazon Prime Day, YouTube saw 300 hours of video uploaded by users every minute, and Google handled 3.5 billion searches per day, then count on 2018 to bring more of the same.

Posted Feb 19, 2018

AI startup Fluid AI is working to launch what it calls the world's first AI equity fund. It will use it's deep learning nets to sift through 50 years of international stock market data and understand which stocks performed better based on their financial returns, asset holdings, performance data, and thousands of other data variables.

Posted Feb 06, 2018

EContent got the chance to talk with some of the digital content industry's best and brightest at the Gilbane Digital Content Conference. In this installment of Voices of EContent, we asked these leaders in their fields to tell us what the best use they've seen of AI in the content industry? We heard about the healthcare field, the importance of metadata, neural networking, movie trailers, and more.

Posted Jan 19, 2018

TrafficLand, a V2I aggregator of live traffic video, announced an agreement with Weather Telematics to integrate and resell its proprietary all hazards and predictive weather data designed to improve mobility safety, media reporting and public agency situational awareness.

Posted Jan 04, 2018

There are many theories and data sets that should be incorporated into your marketing strategy. But too often, especially in the burgeoning world of big data, it's easy to get bogged down by quantitative information. The type of data marketers should be paying closer attention to is qualitative data, which tend to be based on subjective factors like emotional experience and behavior.

Posted Dec 21, 2017

The familiar adage "Everything old is new again" was on my mind as I enjoyed one of my beach reads this summer, How to Lie With Statistics, by Darrell Huff. In a TED talk, Bill Gates said that Huff "shows you how visuals can be used to exaggerate trends and give distorted comparisons." I assumed it was a hot-off-the-press response to the current fixation with fake news and erroneous data. However, the copyright page says Huff first shared these tips and tricks back in 1954.

Posted Dec 12, 2017

Our judges are an integral part of making the EContent 100 list happen, but they rarely get an opportunity to talk directly to our readers. In order to get an idea of what was on their minds during this year's judging, we asked them one simple question: "What was the breakout trend of the past year from your vantage point in the industry, and how do you see it evolving next year?" These are their answers.

Posted Nov 15, 2017

Attendify, a provider of self-service event apps and lead retrieval solutions, has released Attendify Audiences, a data management platform for the event industry. Attendify Audiences enables marketers who produce live events to turn their data into an asset, leveraging it to personalize marketing campaigns and deliver positive event ROI.

Posted Nov 14, 2017

Clarabridge, Inc., a provider of Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions, has announced several key updates to its customer intelligence platform. Building on its text analytics engine, these new features make it easier for users to understand how customers are feeling and drill down to root-causes.

Posted Nov 14, 2017

Io-Tahoe LLC, a provider of machine learning-driven smart data discovery solutions that span data lakes and relational databases, unveiled a new offering to enable customers to quickly and comprehensively address requirements for the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Posted Nov 09, 2017

TopQuadrant, a provider of standards-based data governance solutions announced the release of TopBraid 5.4, a collection of web-based solutions for Data Governance and Vocabulary Management.

Posted Nov 02, 2017

In order to survive, everything must evolve. The EContent 100 list of companies that matter most in the digital content industry is no exception. Every year during the voting process, we see how the changing list reflects the way the larger industry is developing. In 2017, a couple of trends emerged. The first, is the importance of artificial intelligence (AI), which is probably obvious to anyone in the content business. The second is the increasing importance of digital asset management (DAM). Next year, DAM will need its own category, but this year, we did our best to honor its contributions to the industry within our existing framework.

Posted Nov 01, 2017

Infogram, a web-based visual communications company recently acquired by Prezi, announced the latest version of its award-winning data visualization platform. Designed to give business teams the best design experience possible, the new platform allows users to more easily and quickly create interactive infographics, reports, charts, and other visual elements to more effectively convey complex ideas.

Posted Oct 26, 2017