When it comes to digital asset management (DAM) projects and rich media, marketers and IT professionals struggle to find the best ways to store, share, and deliver assets across devices. The Gartner Three Best Practices for Digital Asset Management Projects report identifies the key DAM challenges facing organizations and provides recommended strategies and best practices.
Published By: bigtincan
Published Date: Oct 10, 2014
These days, business productivity depends largely on the ability to securely access and interact with a wide range of information over mobile devices, such as tablets and smartphones. From sales executives to field technicians, the demand for accessing corporate content securely on mobile devices is growing exponentially.
In the past, implementing security measures to protect corporate content has involved VPNs, intranets, firewalls and passwords. However the increasing uptake of mobile devices in corporate settings means security measures must be implemented over a plethora of networks and devices.
bigtincan has created a powerful solution with BigTinCan hub. An application for mobile devices, it allows for the distribution, management and governance of a range of content, including documents and rich media content, with enterprise-grade security.
The cloud isn’t just for large companies with thousand of employees. In fact, some of the richest and most thrilling transformations can be seen in the mom and pop stores, the virtual start-ups. In most cases, it starts with that “moment of truth”-- a realization that something can be done better.
The “Moments of Truth” e-Book details four businesses that had an insight, and turned to the cloud for answers. You’ll read about:
A Nashville fried chicken company is changing lives through the power of smart technology and transformative employment
A virtual social media management business is truly living “the future of work”
A content-focused startup is setting a whole new standard for podcasts
A digital products studio is building a real community for its employees
As Web sites move toward a richer user experience, rich internet applications (RIAs) are becoming the method of choice to dynamically engage site visitors. But even as sites are designed around RIAs built on Microsoft Silverlight and Adobe Flex, businesses and organizations are looking for the best possible ways to manage the data that these Web applications rely on.
In this free 15-minute podcast, Laura Ramos of Forrester Research explains how B2B marketers can leverage Web 2.0. Listen at your desk or on the road and discover: how to enhance marketing ROI by driving real engagement and dialog ... how to reach key decision-makers ... reasons behind the move from demand generation toward more organic demand management ... and more. Understanding Web 2.0 tactics is a must for B2B marketers who want to compete. Find out why; listen to this free podcast now.
This report, which describes the emergence of Intelligent Digital Collateral (IDC) as a valuable top-line segment of the overall rich media and video marketing category, discusses how rich media marketing isn't just for advertising anymore.
This report, discusses the uses, applications and benefits of video landing pages for email marketing, communications and sales; and explores how new technologies are enabling users to create, distribute and measure effective online video email marketing campaigns using video landing pages without programming or advanced technical skills.
This report, which describes the emerging web video direct marketing category, discusses how online video marketing isn't just for advertisers anymore; explains the applications and benefits of interactive web video and in particular video landing pages for direct marketing, communications and sales; and explores how new technologies are enabling users to create, distribute and measure effective email video marketing campaigns without
programming or advanced technical skills.
Multi-channel or cross-channel marketing: which is better? The differences seem subtle on the surface, but the results are vastly different. Neolane's new white paper, titled, Multi-channel Marketing Hits the Wall,describes the perils of over-reliance on simplistic multi-channel campaigns, explains how to build the foundation for true cross-channel marketing, and includes real-world examples of organizations that made the transition.
This study reveals astounding results about the strategic value of closed-loop marketing. Top performing organizations are improving message relevancy, conversion, and Return on Marketing Investments (ROMI) with closed-loop marketing practices and processes. Learn what the best-in-class steps are required in achieving closed-loop marketing success.
Packard Bell implements targeted customer loyalty program to strengthen its brand and inspire repeat purchases. With strong roots in the consumer PC industry, Packard Bell has expanded its focus to embrace a successful digital entertainment strategy, manufacturing a range of media products for television and wireless networking. Packard Bell and Neolane were recipients of the 2007 NCDM Database Excellence Award for Multichannel Marketing Achievements.
EMI Music is one of the top global recorded music companies and represents artists spanning all musical tastes and genres including Lily Allen, Coldplay, and Pink Floyd. No longer able to rely on mass marketing to drive in-store sales, EMI Music had to figure out who, exactly, was downloading its artists' music, and how to maximize communications with those consumers to strengthen relationships and drive more revenue. EMI Music opted for enterprise marketing software from Neolane that would help the company better capture consumer information from multiple sources and integrate its disparate CRM and customer analytics applications.
The Hager Group is a $1.5-billion electronics manufacturer. With a distributed global workforce of more than 10,000 employees, Hager has 40 sales subsidiaries and 25 industrial sites worldwide. Today, with a centralized marketing database and software, Hager can ensure data quality and deliver personalized, targeted communications according to customer and prospect profiles and behavior. This program allows Hager to capture 1,000 new prospects each month, and achieve a 10 percent conversion rate - resulting in an incremental revenue increase of $42 million per year.
Accor is one of the world's largest travel, tourism and corporate services companies. With over 4,000 hotels worldwide, Accor Hotels covers all segments from economy to upscale. Sofitel, Novotel and Motel 6 are just a few of Accor's hotel brands. Accor's online relationship marketing strategy aims to convert prospects into customers and build customer value through increasing the depth of relationships and growing revenues from repeat bookings, cross-sales, up-sales and referrals.
The late 1990s marked AXA Bank’s foray into email marketing. For the first phase of this project, AXA Bank management decided to use a bulk email tool to push Web content to customers. However, this tool rapidly showed its limitations in terms of scalability and functionality. No personalization, tracking or reporting functionality was available, and many operations (such as list management) had to be performed outside the tool, by hand. Marketing teams also required constant IT support, especially as email volumes increased. By 2002, ready for a more sophisticated approach, the bank sought to personalize and expand its online marketing to improve effectiveness.
Sephora is a leading retail beauty chain selling more than 8,000 unique products and 250 brands of perfume and premium cosmetics. A fully owned subsidiary of the world’s leading luxury products company, LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, Sephora operates 500+ stores in 14 countries worldwide, with an expanding base of more than 125 stores across North America where it is the largest retailer of perfume and cosmetics.
Many companies still are experimenting with different ways to use Web video in order to squeeze more efficiency out of their on-going operations. New, creative applications of the technology are emerging every day, helping organizations to achieve high returns on investment from their spending on the technology.
Published By: Zuberance
Published Date: Oct 11, 2010
Marketers are spending money in all the wrong places. A recent Harvard Business Review article highlights the need for marketers to shift their focus from paid media spend to driving Advocacy in order to align with the changing nature of consumer engagement and purchase decisions.
In the age of the interconnected world where the primary touchpoints are digital, the purpose of the digital experience as part of the digital strategy is clear: deliver an engaging, useful and ideally, differentiating experience to the user – and make every experience truly “exceptional”.
B2B Marketers can use online video to enhance the two-way dialogue with customers and prospects and strengthen the social relationship with online communities. Watch this free recorded webinar where experts from both online video and social media industries discuss ways to get started, capture ROI, and engage with online B2B audiences.
People, machines, data, processes are more connected than ever before, in more ways, and at a pace not previously envisioned. Because of this, the means of user interaction are evolving rapidly, and the outcome is an explosion of information increasing at epic rates. Both the opportunity and the challenge for an organization is to execute a strategy to most effectively participate in, exploit and derive ongoing value from the expansive digital world. To evaluate and ultimately better facilitate this, many organizations are specifically defining a digital strategy as part of their overall general business strategy. Central to that digital strategy is the digital experience.
For two weeks each year, Wimbledon scales from a small business to a global enterprise. After deploying IBM Cloud Orchestrator software, the organization supports a highly agile and scalable cloud environment, rapidly provisioning and deprovisioning virtual IBM System x servers as needed.
HubSpot has compiled over 50 marketing charts and graphs based on original research and data from a variety of sources, including analysis of over 2,500 business customers, surveys with hundreds of businesses responding, and analysis of the data in from the HubSpot Grader tools.
Published By: WhatCounts
Published Date: Feb 04, 2010
Video email is the best of three worlds, bringing together the immediacy of the internet, the precise control and metrics of direct mail, along with the visual appeal of television and YouTube. At its best it has the potential to double or triple the overall efficiency of your marketing program, but employed in the wrong way and it can turn off existing customers.
DatacenterDynamics is a brand of DCD Group, a global B2B media and publishing company that develops products to help senior professionals in the world's most ICT dependent organizations make risk-based infrastructure and capacity decisions.
Our portfolio of live events, online and print publishing, business intelligence and professional development brands are centred on the complexities of technology convergence. Operating in 42 different countries, we have developed a unique global knowledge and networking platform, which is trusted by over 30,000 ICT, engineering and technology professionals.
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