There have never been more ways to connect with customers—and it’s never been more challenging.
Find out why forward-thinking companies are integrating data across channels on page 12.
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Progress Software is beefing up digital marketing tools for its Telerik Sitefinity platform, and other content management news.
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Social media listening is becoming standard practice, but key metrics for weighing the importance of a given Web conversation are still emerging.
ADP and Oracle announced hundreds of improvements and new functions in cloud HCM, but the companies face a tough fight for market share.
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