Tech founder Oliver Lennon unveils new customer engagement start-up ‘Syndeo’

A new technology company that aims to help organisations engage and communicate with an emerging generation of “on demand” customers has been officially launched in Belfast. Syndeo was founded by Oliver Lennon, who previously founded software company SpeechStorm, a company which spun out of Kainos and was acquired by US software giant Genesys Inc two years ago. Continue reading Tech founder Oliver Lennon unveils new customer engagement start-up ‘Syndeo’

Aeriandi Adds Automatic Speech Recognition to its Suite of PCI Compliant Voice Services

Aeriandi has unveiled its automatic speech recognition (ASR) technology – the latest addition to its Suite of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant voice services. After a successful roll out with a leading UK energy company, Aeriandi’s ASR technology is now widely available to all customers via its cloud-hosted secure payments platform. Continue reading Aeriandi Adds Automatic Speech Recognition to its Suite of PCI Compliant Voice Services

Global BPO Chooses NICE’s AI-Powered Nexidia Analytics Solution to Boost Compliance and Customer Service Across a Broad Range of Industries

NICE announced that business process outsourcer iEnergizer is implementing Nexidia Analytics to improve both regulatory compliance and customer service. Continue reading Global BPO Chooses NICE’s AI-Powered Nexidia Analytics Solution to Boost Compliance and Customer Service Across a Broad Range of Industries

Altitude and Afiniti Partner to Optimize Business Results with Artificial Intelligence in the Contact Centre

Altitude Software, a global provider of omnichannel solutions to deliver great customer experiences, and Afiniti, the applied artificial intelligence company that transforms the way humans interact, have formed a new strategic partnership to deliver better customer experiences and optimize business results in Contact Centres. Continue reading Altitude and Afiniti Partner to Optimize Business Results with Artificial Intelligence in the Contact Centre

Astute Solutions Announces Integration with Zipwhip to Deliver Customer Service Through Text Messaging

Astute Solutions announced its integration with Zipwhip to provide customer service through a popular emerging service channel, text messaging. Zipwhip’s business texting software allows teams to text with customers through the company’s pre-existing business number. Continue reading Astute Solutions Announces Integration with Zipwhip to Deliver Customer Service Through Text Messaging

Pega Accelerates Customer Service With Expanded AI and Virtual Assistant Enhancements

Pegasystems announced new artificial intelligence and virtual assistant capabilities in Pega solutions to enable faster and more effective responses to customer service requests across channels. These features instantly analyze incoming chat messages, emails, and phone calls in real time so organizations can immediately understand their customers’ needs and more quickly connect them to the right information. Continue reading Pega Accelerates Customer Service With Expanded AI and Virtual Assistant Enhancements

IFS-mplsystems named a Visionary in the Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service, Western Europe, For the Third Consecutive Year

IFS-mplsystems, leading provider of contact center and customer engagement CRM technology, announces that Gartner named the company a Visionary in the October 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS), Western Europe, for the third consecutive year. Continue reading IFS-mplsystems named a Visionary in the Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service, Western Europe, For the Third Consecutive Year

Interactions Announces Mark Quinlivan as President

Interactions, LLC, a leading provider of Intelligent Virtual Assistants (IVAs) for enterprise customer care announced that Mark Quinlivan has joined the company as President. Quinlivan comes to Interactions with more than 25 years of leadership experience domestically and internationally, both with startups and multi-billion dollar companies. Continue reading Interactions Announces Mark Quinlivan as President