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interviewIA Launches Freemium Smart Interview Software to Address the Current Talent Shortage

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:51pm

interviewIA fills an urgent need to help all interviewers quickly deliver consistent, non-biased interviews driven by structure and real-time analytics to hire the right person, especially when that right talent is hard to find in our current workforce.

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  • interviewIA fills an urgent need to help all interviewers quickly deliver consistent, non-biased interviews driven by structure and real-time analytics to hire the right person, especially when that right talent is hard to find in our current workforce.
  • The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, systemic inequalities, and economic uncertainty has seen employees now choosing to leave their current employers in what has been dubbed "The Great Resignation."
  • Using the interviewIA platform companies can start learning how to mitigate their own biases, and use prebuilt, standardized interview templates, or scorecards, to jumpstart their interview process.
  • Our technology provides interviewers with structure and hiring decision support so they can focus on making better hires every time.

Vonage Adds Conversational Commerce Solution To Its Product Portfolio With Acquisition Of Jumper.ai

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:30pm

With this acquisition , Vonage gains significant technology and developer-focused talent, as well as expertise in conversational commerce, complementing the programmable, flexible and intelligent capabilities of its singular Vonage Communications Platform and robust portfolio of APIs.

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  • With this acquisition , Vonage gains significant technology and developer-focused talent, as well as expertise in conversational commerce, complementing the programmable, flexible and intelligent capabilities of its singular Vonage Communications Platform and robust portfolio of APIs.
  • Consumers can engage in personal conversations to inquire about product and pricing information and build trusted relationships with retailers.
  • According to an April 2021 Conversational Commerce forecast by Juniper Research1, the total addressable market in this space will be worth $27 billion by 20251.
  • "The addition of Jumper.ai's conversational commerce and omnichannel capabilities fits perfectly into Vonage's strategy and is a natural extension of Vonage's offerings.

A Growing Number of Businesses Rely on Comprehensive Software Solutions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

The growing capital investment on application development for mobile, web and enterprise promises significant growth opportunity for the market for application segment.

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  • The growing capital investment on application development for mobile, web and enterprise promises significant growth opportunity for the market for application segment.
  • EBITDA for Q3 2021 is also expected to be significantly higher than Q3 2020 with projected growth well over 100%.
  • 'We are pleased to announce this milestone in our revenue growth as well as continued profitability for the third quarter of 2021.
  • 2 Enterprise Search Software on the Fall 2021 Grid Report* by G2.com, Inc., a leading software review platform.

A Growing Number of Businesses Rely on Comprehensive Software Solutions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology has become the driving force for virtually every industry. In particular, cloud computing has become a major global industry and is primarily comprised of three main segments: infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS), and notably, software-as-a-service (SaaS). SaaS is a software distribution model in which a third-party provider hosts various applications. In return, the SaaS providers distribute the applications and make them available for consumers across the web. SaaS is the exterior portion that consumers see on their web page browser, however, IaaS and PaaS are the interior infrastructures that make it all possible. Snipp Interactive Inc. (OTC: SNIPF) (TSX-V: SPN), Zuora, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUO), Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), Cloudera, Inc. (NYSE: CLDR), Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX)

Key Points: 
  • The growing capital investment on application development for mobile, web and enterprise promises significant growth opportunity for the market for application segment.
  • EBITDA for Q3 2021 is also expected to be significantly higher than Q3 2020 with projected growth well over 100%.
  • 'We are pleased to announce this milestone in our revenue growth as well as continued profitability for the third quarter of 2021.
  • 2 Enterprise Search Software on the Fall 2021 Grid Report* by G2.com, Inc., a leading software review platform.

RingCentral Reveals Platform Innovations that Help Every Organization to Embrace Hybrid Work

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

In a hybrid world, customers want to integrate their existing apps and services with their business communications platform.

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  • In a hybrid world, customers want to integrate their existing apps and services with their business communications platform.
  • Last quarter RingCentral announced RingCentral Add-ins , which brings the applications users depend on into the RingCentral App, giving them a rich, embedded experience.
  • The RingCentral Open Platform continues to gain momentum with 60,000 developers and 6,500 and growing custom applications built on the open platform.
  • RingCentral, Message Video Phone, MVP, RingCentral MVP, Smart Video Meetings, RingCentral Video, and the RingCentral logo are trademarks of RingCentral, Inc.
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Jivox Achieves SOC 2® Type 2 Data Security and Privacy Certification

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

This certification furthers the company's commitment to ensure data privacy and security are being managed to the highest standards in order to represent its brands and its customers adequately.

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  • This certification furthers the company's commitment to ensure data privacy and security are being managed to the highest standards in order to represent its brands and its customers adequately.
  • Jivox is one of only two Dynamic Creative Optimization (DCO) technology companies to be SOC Type 2 certified.
  • The general consensus is that most organizations will require vendors a SOC 2 Type 2 certification in Europe," said Shankar Venkataraman, Senior Vice President, Product and Engineering at Jivox.
  • As an industry, we need to be more security-conscious in the sense that companies who are SOC 2 Type 1 certified will need to undergo SOC 2 Type 2 certification."

Heidrick & Struggles Appoints Meg Bear to Board of Directors

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 1:30pm

Following the appointment of Ms. Bear, the Board will comprise eight directors, seven of whom are independent.

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  • Following the appointment of Ms. Bear, the Board will comprise eight directors, seven of whom are independent.
  • "We're proud to welcome Meg to our Board of Directors," saidKrishnan Rajagopalan, President and CEO, Heidrick & Struggles.
  • Heidrick & Struggles is at the center of these challenges helping organizations to build the teams that will future proof their business which is why I'm thrilled to be joining the Board of Directors."
  • Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq: HSII) is a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions, serving the senior-level talent and consulting needs of the world's top organizations.

RingCentral MVP Innovations Leapfrog Competition in Solving Productivity Challenges of Hybrid Work

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 12:00pm

The new features are designed to immediately address the challenges faced by workers and teams working in a hybrid world.

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  • The new features are designed to immediately address the challenges faced by workers and teams working in a hybrid world.
  • Nat Natarajan, executive vice president, Products and Engineering, at RingCentral, said, As organizations embrace new hybrid work styles, RingCentral is focused on combating real-world organizational and end-user challenges by delivering capabilities that enable them to run and grow their business.
  • The new RingCentral Rooms innovations are a big step in the right direction, helping to make hybrid work environments a success.
  • RingCentral, Message Video Phone, RingCentral MVP, MVP, RingCentral Engage Digital, RingCentral Engage Voice, RingCentral Video, RingCentral Rooms, Glip, Smart Video Meetings, and the RingCentral logo are trademarks of RingCentral, Inc.
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Renesas Introduces Highly Accurate, Cost-Effective Pressure Sensing Solution for Automotive Applications

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 10:00am

Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today introduced the RAA2S425x Family of ICs for automotive pressure sensing systems.

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  • Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today introduced the RAA2S425x Family of ICs for automotive pressure sensing systems.
  • The new devices provide highly accurate amplification and sensor-specific correction of signals in automotive xEV/EV/FCEV pressure sensing braking, transmission and HVAC systems.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210928005314/en/
    Renesas' Highly Accurate, Cost-Effective Pressure Sensing Solution for Automotive (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The RAA2S425x ICs support all major pressure sensing technologies and feature a high-performance analog front-end (AFE) for enhanced signal conditioning.
  • The new pressure sensing solution enables our customers to reduce design time with highly accurate, reliable systems meeting tough automotive safety requirements.

Vonage Introduces Video Express to Help Businesses Quickly and Simply Deliver Flexible, Personalised, and Quality Video Experiences for Large Audiences

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:30am

Vonage Video Express truly democratizes video and makes every web developer a video developer.

Key Points: 
  • Vonage Video Express truly democratizes video and makes every web developer a video developer.
  • Multiparty video calls involve multiple participants sharing their audio and video streams while simultaneously subscribing to participants streams.
  • Vonage Video Express provides support for simplified and optimised Video API usage, including automatic management of rooms, participants, layout, quality and experience.
  • Video communications is showing tremendous growth and expansion, with healthcare, education, events, and business services leading the way with complex multiparty video experiences.