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April 22, 2014Avangate is attending and speaking at Affiliate Management Days London, UK on May13-14, 2014.
April 16, 2014Avangate announced the appointment of industry veteran Jeff Hodges as Chief Financial Officer.
March 25, 2014Avangate to take part and sponsor the Marketo Summit 2014 in San Francisco, California.
March 19, 2014Avangate is exhibiting at Macworld 2014, taking place March 27-29 at Moscone North in San Francisco, California.
March 14, 2014Avangate to attend and speak at Affiliate Management Days in San Francisco, March 19-20, 2014.
March 12, 2014Avangate has joined the Recurring Revenue Alliance, a strategic initiative by ServiceSource designed to help businesses generate more revenue and increase customer retention.
March 10, 2014Avangate to organize a new Tech Session for developers, on the topic of responsive websites, on March 12th at TechHub Bucharest.
March 06, 2014Avangate supports Totango’s Customer Success Summit taking place March 19th 2014.
March 05, 2014Digital Commerce Provider Announces Support for Brazil Growth and Strategic Partnerships
February 25, 2014Avangate is speaking and exhibiting at CeBIT 2014, as part of the event’s eCommerce Park and Forum.
February 20, 2014Avangate is attending the RSA conference February 24-28, 2014 - Moscone Center, San Francisco
February 05, 2014Avangate announced it is sponsoring and speaking at the 2nd edition of the Software Product Congress Netherlands, taking place on Feb 11th in Zeist, Netherlands.
Read about Avangate on the web and in analyst reports
February 12, 2014
Even though B2B marketing goals and objectives remain relatively consistent year to year, what's changing are buyer expectations of marketing programs and communication [...]. We interviewed Michael Ni of e-commerce platform Avangate, discussing the idea of "business-to-individual." [...]
March 12, 2014
The growing complexity of technology is forcing payments providers to ask whether they are better off becoming one-stop shops or building a network of partners to fill out their offering. The cloud commerce provider Avangate prefers to be a merchant's sole provider [...]
December 16, 2013
2014 Will Be The Year Of The ___: Marketing Leaders Fill In The Blank
Avangate Predicts: Help Wanted: Chief Customer Officer
December 06, 2013
Hewlett-Packard's Pronq is a new business set to directly sell online HP software, including security, performance and business analytics.
For the transaction piece, HP is using technology from Avangate.
November 7, 2013
We see them everywhere today - messages about how businesses should engage with their customers and not just sell to them. However, actually implementing this philosophy without negatively impacting business performance is not straightforward and requires companies to adopt a new perspective.
October 16, 2013
On October 7th, 2013, private equity firm, Francisco Partners acquired Avangate, a leader in digital commerce and subscription billing. Avangate serves over 3,000 customers across more than 100 countries. The deal terms were not publicly disclosed and was led by My Le Nguyen.
October 9, 2013
Commerce is getting the red carpet treatment. Gone are the days where commerce was just the unassuming back office system which kept records on customers and products. Recent events such as the acquisition of eCommerce provider Hybris by SAP and UK software juggernaut Sage's new focus on driving online sales illustrate the commerce boom in this brave new world.
October 8, 2013
Private equity firm Francisco Partners has bought Avangate, a provider of electronic software distribution and reseller management products for software vendors, for an undisclosed amount. Francisco Partners are said to have taken a majority interest in the Amsterdam-based company, according to the Dow Jones.
October 7, 2013
Francisco Partners took a majority interest in Avangate and is providing an initial investment to increase product development and support the company's expansion into locales such as Brazil and Eastern Europe, said Carl Theobald, chief executive of Avangate.
October 7, 2013
Private equity firm Francisco Partners said Monday it acquired Avangate, which provides e-commerce services related to software, cloud applications and software as a service. Financial terms were not disclosed, but according to Dow Jones, Francisco Partners took a majority interest in Avangate, based in Amsterdam with offices in Redwood City, through an equity deal.
October 3, 2013
[Don't create a] lead purgatory […]. By taking all of those leads and prospects who are never going to be ready for direct sales and giving them an online self-service path, those leads, which may not be ready for large-sized deals just yet, are given small-sized deals. Thus, growing businesses are able to sign up, explore the products and upsell when ready.
19 September, 2013
There is obvious value to be driven from a solution that spans the entire commerce continuum - the customer experience (shopping cart or otherwise) is an important part of this and Avangate raises a valid point about standalone subscription and billing offerings that don't provide UI functionality […] The bottom line is that commerce is changing forever.