Writing exclusively for ExchangeWire, Pat McCarthy, SVP corporate marketing at AppNexus (pictured) shares his thoughts on what will happen in Ad Tech in 2016.
Earlier this year, Terence Kawaja, the inventor of the LUMAscape and one of the most perceptive actors in the advertising technology sector, predicted a period of massive upheaval. Of the roughly 2,000 companies currently involved in ad tech, he expects that no more than 150 will live to see a successful IPO or acquisition. Most others will disappear [...]
Setting up a programmatic buying strategy is proving to be complex and often involves multiple parties, making it tough for brands to grasp all the activities running in the background.
Singapore pay TV operator and broadband services provider, StarHub, is calling for more transparency in the market so marketers can have a clearer view of what is happening behind each bid.
In this joint Q&A with ExchangeWire, Oliver Chong, StarHub’s assistant vice president of brand and marketing communications, and Germaine Ng Ferguson, [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Australia ad tech industry wants more accountability; Twitter Ads now available to more APAC SMBs; and WWE & Exponential sign multi-year APAC deal.
Australia ad tech industry wants more accountability
ExchangeWire Research has been delving into how marketers are making the most of data management platforms (DMPs) as part of a research project in association with Oracle Marketing Cloud. This research will first be presented as part of a panel discussion at ATS London on September 14th, tickets are selling out fast, get yours today to avoid disappointment.
The DMP panel will be moderated by ExchangeWire’s head of research and [...]
With ATS London and dmexco just around the corner and ‘bridging worlds’ on the bill, Ian Woolley, GM EMEA at Ensighten (pictured) predicts that one of the key discussion points at, and following, the London and Cologne conferences will be open marketing platforms versus closed marketing suites.
It won’t have failed to escape the attention of dmexco attendees that Adobe, Oracle, Google, and Facebook have been on a tech spending spree during the past few years; and one that would [...]
The consumer journey is no longer a single pathway from awareness through consideration to conversion. In this piece, Ben Sidebottom, director, solution architecture, Visual IQ (pictured) discusses how modern-day consumers draw information about brands from a greater number of sources than ever before, encountering online and offline touchpoints, traversing a range of channels such as TV, print, social, and search. Users are also utilising numerous platforms, from smartphones and tablets, to laptops and desktops. This labyrinth [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: SEA mobile video programmatic climbs 20%; Outbrain & OMD ink partnership in Australia; India’s Komli spins out mobile ad tech firm; and Xaxis pledges 100% viewability for APAC markets.
SEA mobile video programmatic climbs 20%
Mobile video programmatic inventory increased 20% across four Southeast Asian markets in the second quarter this year, amid efforts by advertisers to reach consumers [...]
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Ad servers for publishers are a basic ingredient in digital advertising, but with significant advances in the online marketing ecosystem – including the rise of programmatic – some are questioning whether they are still relevant to today’s digital marketers. In this article, Tim Preston, Director, Ad Server Business Development EMEA at OpenX discusses how ad servers fit into the modern marketer’s toolkit.
Ad servers were originally designed to support manual, direct ad sales, with a heavy emphasis on features such as sales [...]
In this post, Wayne Blodwell, head of programmatic at iProspect shares his views exclusively with ExchangeWire about how the marketing industry will mature over the coming years.
Every major industry that has embraced a technological revolution, such as the assembly line, the combustion engine, investment banking, and so on, has found that many of the technologies that revolutionised their industry quickly became a low value commodity. This was due to the rapid rate of innovation this technology required with new players [...]
Gareth Davies, co-founder & CEO, Adbrain (pictured) speaks exclusively to ExchangeWire about how the technical revolution which is reinventing the way people behave, companies innovate, economies operate, and governments regulate, faster than many of us can comprehend.
The exponential growth of technology, loosely defined by the repeated doubling of computer power every 18-24 months, coupled with rapidly maturing technologies: the cloud (infinitely scalable computing power), artificial intelligence, and connected, sensory-aware devices, is behind the changing behaviour of consumers worldwide.
As a result [...]