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Why real-time data processing matters

Business-critical systems shouldn't depend on slow data pipelines. Learn more about real-time data processing and how implementing it strategically can increase efficiency and accelerate growth.

Joey Colvin – January 08, 2021
audience segmentation strategy

Modernize your audience segmentation strategy

Audience segmentation is key to delivering contextual experiences at scale. Learn more about how you can modernize your audience segmentation strategy and deliver experiences at the pace of your customers.

Joey Colvin – December 21, 2020
customer acquisition and retention

Customer acquisition and retention: Which should you focus on?

Learn more about what the most effective acquisition and retention tactics are today, how you can measure your efforts, and where your time and dollars are best allocated given current market conditions.

Joey Colvin – December 11, 2020

What is first-party data?

First-party data is the most powerful and reliable type of customer information, and it can give your organization many distinct advantages. Learn how to distinguish between different categories of customer data, and the ways you can leverage your company’s first-party data from multiple channels.

Sean Ryan – December 07, 2020
covid 19 financial services

COVID's impact on the financial services industry

In times of uncertainty, financial services companies are uniquely placed to enrich people's lives. Learn more about how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted personal banking and how financial services industry leaders are adapting.

Joey Colvin – November 24, 2020
cdp data warehouse

How to use a CDP with your data warehouse

Data warehouses enable critical insights, and speed of data collection and stability of warehousing are important to their performance. Learn how you can use a CDP with your data warehouse to improve functionality and take action on business intelligence.

Joey Colvin – December 02, 2020
single-customer-view-cdi

A single customer view is not the goal (it's the result)

Companies have long tried to establish a single customer view, but few have been able to put a solution into place that addresses the cross-functional needs of stakeholders. The problem is that a single customer view is often seen as the goal of processes, rather than the result. Learn how to create a single view of the customer by enforcing an organization-wide commitment to data quality and collaboration catalyzed by a sound data design process.

Michael Katz – November 03, 2020
building a data platform

Should you build or buy a Customer Data Platform?

Customer Data Platforms are a critical piece of the modern data infrastructure. Learn what it takes to build a Customer Data Platform and how to determine whether building a solution or working with a leading vendor is the right path for your organization.

Joey Colvin – October 15, 2020
customer data for ai

Meet your marketing goals with customer data

Your marketing campaigns will only be as effective as the customer data that you use to power them, especially if leveraging AI/ML. Check out these tips and tricks to get your customer data in the best shape possible and begin accelerating your marketing strategy.

Megan Warhurst – August 12, 2020
idfa-ios-14

iOS 14, third-party cookies, and the future of data-driven marketing

This year, at its annual developer conference, a significant announcement that will have a wide-ranging impact on the future of mobile customer experience was sandwiched between the usual product announcements. The IDFA (the ID present on all Apple mobile devices and used across the martech and adtech industries) would now require explicit user permission to use. This change dramatically limits the usability of the IDFA as a form of universal identity that brands and vendors can use to power marketing, measurement, and everything in between.

Michael Katz – July 07, 2020
customer sentiment

3 ways to act on shifts in customer sentiment

Tracking customer sentiment is critical to delivering successful experiences. Learn how Apptentive enables you to monitor shifts in customer sentiment and act on them to improve customer experience.

Ashley Sefferman – April 27, 2020
high growth data strategy

3 data strategies for high-growth companies

As an mParticle CSM, it’s my job to help brands develop and implement a customer data strategy to drive growth. Here’s what I’ve seen work across industries and organizations.

Abhi Seeth