CPaaS / Cloud Platform-as-a-Service stories
'Artificial Inflation of Traffic' scams skyrocket in 2023
A Swedish report exposes a disturbing surge in Artificial Inflation of Traffic (AIT) fraud, with 20 billion fraudulent SMS messages costing organisations a total of $1.16 billion in 2023.
Decline in trust with SMS platforms predicted by new XConnect study
A study by XConnect and Mobilesquared reveals CPaaS providers are expected to lose nearly a quarter of trust in SMS platforms between 2023 and 2025 due to potential fraud risks.
Gamma acquires Coolwave to boost global voice services presence
Gamma Communications has strategically acquired international SMS and voice services provider, Coolwave Communications, bolstering its global presence and voice services.
Tata Communications seals acquisition of global CPaaS player Kaleyra
Tata Communications acquires global CPaaS player Kaleyra, bolstering cutting-edge customer interaction capabilities.
Quadient and Coface partner to offer advanced risk management
The additional module will be available as part of Quadient's accounts receivable management automation and provide precise financial analysis.
Gartner names Tencent Cloud challenger in Magic Quadrant
Tencent Cloud has announced its recognition as a Challenger in the 2023 Magic Quadrant for CPaaS released by Gartner for the first time.
Hybrid integration market to be $86.56 billion by 2033: FMI
It is primarily driven by the pervasive influence of digitization and the critical demand for secure data management on cloud platforms.
Oracle announces a new government cloud in Australia
Australian government customers will benefit from Oracle Cloud Infrastructure’s performance, security, data analytics, and distributed cloud capabilities.
Infosys helps Aussie banks complete digitalisation project
Infosys has announced the completion of the foundation phase of a major digital program for Bendigo and Adelaide Bank, one of Australia's biggest banks.
Oracle introduces the latest generation of Exadata platforms
Next-generation Oracle Exadata X10M delivers up to 3X more transaction throughput, 3.6X faster analytics, and 50% more consolidation.
35% of Australian IT leaders doubt infrastructure's AI readiness: Equinix
A survey shows while 76% of Australian businesses pursue the benefits of AI, building the infrastructure to support it remains a priority.
WSO2’s developer platform on Microsoft Azure Marketplace now
With streamlined access to the SaaS Choreo IDevP, Microsoft Azure customers can bring new cloud-native apps and digital services to market faster.
Managing data is complex amidst cloud deployments: Nutanix
Organisations want a single hybrid multi-cloud platform to run applications and manage data across diverse IT environments, Nutanix finds.
Akamai launches new connected cloud and computing services
The new services offer a fundamentally different approach to the cloud by integrating core and distributed computing sites with a massively scaled edge network.
Gartner lists 2023’s infrastructure and operations trends
The six trends include SASE, sustainable tech, platform engineering, wireless value innovation, industry cloud platforms and heated skills competition.
Fraud and inefficiencies to cost CPaaS $1.4 billion by 2026
New research reveals that fighting fraud and achieving consolidation as the top challenges for CPaaS providers.
8x8 CPaaS receives Singapore’s CSA Cyber Trust certification
Singapore's Cyber Security Agency (CSA) has recognised 8x8 CPaaS for its strong cybersecurity practices with the Cyber Trust mark certification.
8x8 announces its CPaaS can now deliver no-code functionality
8x8 CPaaS can now deliver no-code functionality that can enable enterprises to further create better customer experiences, the company says.
Giorgio Mihaila to lead Symbio's CPaaS division
Symbio has appointed Giorgio Mihaila as CEO of its CPaaS division, to drive growth and its 100 million number goal by 2030, with an Asian focus.
Frost & Sullivan names Vonage the Asia-Pacific CPaaS Company of the Year
Frost & Sullivan has named Vonage Asia-Pacific Communications Platform as a Service Company of the Year for the third year in a row.
8x8 supplies SMS API to Coca-Cola Europacific Partners Indonesia
CCEP Indonesia has onboarded 8x8’s SMS API to provide a mobile order and delivery management platform for its distributors and retailers.