Chelmsford, Mass.—September 17, 2014—Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH), a leading global provider of visual data discovery solutions, today announced that QuickPivot, the number one real-time, cross-channel marketing platform powering lifecycle marketing for B2B and B2C clients, has selected Datawatch to power the advanced reporting capabilities in a new hosted campaign management platform.
QuickPivot offers a comprehensive, cross-channel marketing platform and marketing services that span lead generation and nurturing to closed sale, upsell and cross-sell. It creates value for customers at all levels of marketing maturity. Datawatch enhances this capability by powering the Report Manager component in QuickPivot’s newly launched platform, and provides the backbone of QuickPivot’s custom data visualization services.
With the Datawatch visual data discovery platform embedded, QuickPivot users can interact with data visualizations that can help them understand in detail how their marketing efforts are working, where and why – or why not. These initial Datawatch-powered visualizations will include:
- Geographic heat maps
- Channel performance measures
- Channel activity timelines
- Custom visualizations to solve unique business needs
With Datawatch visual data discovery, QuickPivot users can go hands-on with information collected from their overall marketing efforts – e-mail, SMS, direct mail, Twitter Ad Page, Web form/page etc. Beyond “out-of-the-box” visualizations, the QuickPivot services team will use Datawatch to design and deliver visualizations that drive deeper understanding of critical business issues. They will be able to quickly uncover patterns, spot important trends and outliers, and then drill into that information to understand the details and make adjustments in real-time.
“Effective marketing today requires the ability to listen, connect, learn and adapt at the speed of the customer, and to do that, you need a holistic view of what is working and what isn’t,” said Mike Shanker, chief executive officerof QuickPivot. “Wechose Datawatch’s visual data discovery solution over the competition because of its strong support of real-time data. The advanced capabilities offered by Datawatch will give our users the insight they need while making it simple for us to offer even more visual data discovery capabilities as needs evolve,” added Shanker.
Datawatch is unique in that it enables users see more than aggregated information about the visualized data. With Datawatch, users can visually drill down into the data to understand the details behind the trends, patterns and outliers – including streaming and real-time information.
”The real power of data lies in the ability to quickly and smartly act upon it,” said Michael Morrison, president and chief executive officer at Datawatch. “By delivering Datawatch’s advanced visual data analysis capabilities on a hosted platform, QuickPivot will give users the agility and understanding they need to make the most of their marketing efforts.”
About Datawatch Corporation
Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) provides visual data discovery software that optimizes any data – regardless of its variety, volume, or velocity – delivering next generation analytics to reveal valuable insights for improving business. Its unique ability to integrate structured, unstructured, and semi-structured sources like reports, PDF files and EDI streams with real-time streaming data into visually rich analytic applications allows users to dynamically discover key factors that impact any operational aspect of their business. This ability to perform visual discovery against any data sets Datawatch apart in the big data and visualization markets. Organizations of every size, worldwide use Datawatch products, including 99 of the Fortune 100. Datawatch is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with offices in New York, London, Munich, Stockholm, Singapore, Sydney and Manila, and with partners and customers in more than
100 countries worldwide. See the Whole Story for yourself by downloading the free trial at datawatch.imarc.io/free-trial.
QuickPivot is a new real-time, cross-channel marketing automation and services provider powering lifecycle marketing for B2B and B2C organizations. Winner of the most innovative marketing
automation solution by the 2014 M ITX What’s Next Awards, the new QuickPivot platform enables
marketers, in any industry, to dynamically derive customer insight, listen to brand interactions and adapt campaigns to create seamless buying experiences. Leveraging more than 16 years of experience from its roots as Extraprise, the leader in right-time revenue optimization services, and SmartSource, a leader in SaaS cross-channel campaign management software, QuickPivot helps companies like Bank of America, Whirlpool, HP and over 30 channel partners, including Harte- Hanks, Digitas and Fulcrum Analytics.
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