NICE To Acquire Mattersight, Bolstering its Leadership in Cloud Customer Service Analytics

NICE today announced that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Mattersight (NASDAQ: MATR). Mattersight is a leading provider of cloud-based analytics for customer service organizations. This acquisition further enhances NICE’s offering and customer base. Continue reading NICE To Acquire Mattersight, Bolstering its Leadership in Cloud Customer Service Analytics

Natterbox secures Series A funding from Octopus Investments

Natterbox has announced that it has secured significant Series A funding from Octopus Investments to continue its rapid growth. As the world’s first global business phone system managed entirely within Salesforce, the Natterbox platform allows companies to revolutionise interactions with customers over the phone and provide them with a much more streamlined, informed and personalised experience. Continue reading Natterbox secures Series A funding from Octopus Investments

Voxpopme Launches VideoCX Platform to Bring the Voice of the Customer to Life

Video insight specialists Voxpopme today launched VideoCX, a new video-first customer experience (CX) platform designed to bring the voice of the customer to life. Since launching in 2013 Voxpopme has focused on bringing cutting-edge video insight and analytics to the market research sector, as well as supporting video-driven CX programs for a number of major brands. Continue reading Voxpopme Launches VideoCX Platform to Bring the Voice of the Customer to Life

TechSee’s visual support enhances customer satisfaction at Orange Spain

TechSee, the category leader in Intelligent Visual Support, announced the completion of a successful partnership program with Orange Spain, the leading telecom network operator in Spain. Orange Spain contracted with TechSee to meet the growing demand for its newly launched smart home and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) services, as well as for its quadruple play services. Continue reading TechSee’s visual support enhances customer satisfaction at Orange Spain

Consilium Introduces UniRSM™ to Replace End-of-Sale Cisco RSM

Consilium Software, a Cisco Preferred Solution Partner, has announced Consilium UniRSM™ as a SolutionsPlus replacement of the end-of-sale Cisco Remote Silent Monitoring (RSM) product. Consilium UniRSM™ is now available on Cisco SolutionsPlus worldwide through Cisco Commerce for ordering from the Cisco Global Price List (GPL.) Continue reading Consilium Introduces UniRSM™ to Replace End-of-Sale Cisco RSM

TaskUs Appoints Company’s First Chief Customer Officer

TaskUs, a leader in customer experience for hyper-growth technology companies, is delivering on its customer-first promise with the appointment of Jarrod Johnson to the newly created position of Chief Customer Officer. Johnson will lead the company’s client facing functions to ensure it provides an innovative and differentiated end-to-end customer experience. Continue reading TaskUs Appoints Company’s First Chief Customer Officer

Messaging is Leading Contact Centre Investments in 2018, Finds Research Survey by Sparkcentral

Sparkcentral, the leading digital customer service and engagement platform, announced its new report highlighting digital-first customer service in contact centers. The report, entitled, “The State of Digital Customer Service in 2018” describes the current adoption trends, challenges and opportunities cited by over 200 enterprise contact center leaders surveyed by Sparkcentral. Continue reading Messaging is Leading Contact Centre Investments in 2018, Finds Research Survey by Sparkcentral

Pegasystems Named a Leader in Customer Case Management in 2018 CRM Service Awards

Pegasystems announced it has been named a leader in customer case management in CRM Magazine’s 2018 CRM Service Awards. This is the second consecutive year CRM Magazine has recognized Pega after naming the company as the “one to watch” in the same category in 2017. Continue reading Pegasystems Named a Leader in Customer Case Management in 2018 CRM Service Awards

Avaya and Afiniti Partner to Bring AI-Driven Behavioural Pairing to the Contact Centre

Avaya, the world’s leading provider of contact centre solutions, and Afiniti, the world’s leading provider of AI-based behavioural pairing solutions announced a strategic partnership to improve enterprise customer experience and contact centre performance through a unique integration of artificial intelligence into contact centre routing technology. Continue reading Avaya and Afiniti Partner to Bring AI-Driven Behavioural Pairing to the Contact Centre

Sitel Group Partners with CallMiner to Improve Customer Experiences Through Speech Recognition and Omnichannel Engagement Analytics

Sitel Group, one of the largest customer experience companies in the world, announced that it has partnered with speech analytics software provider, CallMiner, to further improve brands conversations with their customers. Continue reading Sitel Group Partners with CallMiner to Improve Customer Experiences Through Speech Recognition and Omnichannel Engagement Analytics

Appian Announces Strategic Technology Alliance with Genesys

Appian announced a strategic technology alliance with Genesys®, the global leader in omnichannel customer experience and contact centre solutions. The partnership will benefit organizations seeking next-generation customer engagement solutions that integrate the case management, intelligent automation, and low-code application development capabilities of Appian with the Genesys Customer Experience Platform. Continue reading Appian Announces Strategic Technology Alliance with Genesys

Mitel Enters into Definitive Arrangement Agreement to be Acquired by Affiliates of Searchlight Capital Partners for $2.0 Billion

Mitel® announced that it has signed a definitive arrangement agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by affiliates of Searchlight Capital Partners, L.P. (“Searchlight”) in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $2.0 billion, including Mitel’s net debt. Continue reading Mitel Enters into Definitive Arrangement Agreement to be Acquired by Affiliates of Searchlight Capital Partners for $2.0 Billion

Appian and KPMG Apply Artificial Intelligence to Create Business Value

Appian and KPMG LLP announce an expansion of their strategic alliance. Together, the companies are focused on making it easier to realize the business value of artificial intelligence by combining the KPMG Ignite portfolio of AI services with the speed, features, and intelligent automation capabilities of Appian’s low-code platform. Continue reading Appian and KPMG Apply Artificial Intelligence to Create Business Value