Upland Software Strengths, Domain Expertise, and Key Differentiators
Upland Software, which specializes in project management apps for professional services organizations, continued to expand with recent acquisitions to cover content management apps for governments and schools as well as a cloud-based mobile messaging platform, along with website analytics.
Upland is one of the largest providers of cloud-based applications for project, portfolio and work management, helping organizations to align their goals, projects and programs, optimize their resource utilization and workflows, and empower their teams to collaborate and work effectively.
The company offers a family of cloud-based enterprise work management software applications under the Upland brand for information technology, process excellence, finance, professional services, and marketing functions in organizations.
Upland's software applications address enterprise work challenges in various categories, including program and portfolio management, project management and collaboration, workflow automation and enterprise content management, digital engagement management, professional services automation, and financial management.
Upland Software Recent Developments
In May 2020, Upland Software enhaced its Enterprise Sales & Marketing (ESM) Cloud designed to make complex B2B buyer journeys simpler, smarter, and more connected. The Spring 2020 release heightened user simplicity, unlocked rich insights from analytics, including Salesforce Einstein and Tableau, and provides greater collaboration capabilities across the entire revenue team in order to increase performance.
In January 2020, Upland Software launched Upland Intelligent Capture, a solution that unifies and secures end-to-end document workflow automation capabilities into a single cloud-ready solution.
Upland Software Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) Activities
In October 2019, Upland Software acquired Altify, the customer revenue optimization (CRO) cloud solution for sales and the extended revenue teams. Altify will be a core platform of Upland's Sales Optimization solution suite, and sales proposal automation, all supported by a robust content operations platform to ensure consistent messaging for high impact revenue teams.
In the same period, Upland acquired InGenius, a Computer Telephony Integration (CTI) solution for enterprise contact centers. With the addition of InGenius's CTI platform, Upland now offers the first Contact Center Productivity solution suite that provides a single pane of glass for all voice and CRM data, along with enterprise knowledge management and customer sentiment analysis solutions to drive improved contact center efficiency and customer experience.
In March 2018, Upland Software acquired InterFAX Communications Ltd., a provider of secure, cloud-based messaging solutions including enterprise cloud fax and secure document distribution.
In June 2018, Upland Software acquired RO Inovation a provider of cloud-based customer reference solution for creating, deploying, managing, and measuring customer reference and sales enablement content. RO Innovation is combined with Qvidian, Upland's cloud-based RFP and sales proposal automation solution, as Upland builds an industry-leading sales enablement product suite.
In October 2018, Upland Software acquired Rant & Rave, a provider of cloud-based customer engagement solutions.
Upland Software Customers in ARTW Customer Database
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Upland Software Overview
Ownership: - Nasdaq: UPLD
Number of Employees: 832
Key Verticals: Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Banking and Financial Services, Communication, Construction, Real Estate, Consumer Packaged Goods, Distribution, K12, Higher Education, Federal Government, State and Local Government, Public Safety, Healthcare, Life Insurance, P&C Insurance, Specialty Insurance, Leisure and Recreation, Hospitality, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Media, Faith Based Nonprofit, Youth and Elderly Care Nonprofit, Special Cause Nonprofit, Oil and Gas, Professional Services, Retail, Transportation, Utilities,
Upland Software Key Cloud and HCM Applications
Upland Software PowerSteering Program and Portfolio Management, Upland Software Eclipse PPM
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Upland Software Customers - Breakdown by Geo, Size, Vertical and Product
No. of Upland Software Customers: 9000
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Among Upland's 9000, and one million user customers are: Palmetto Security Group, DJI and Associates Inc., Gordon Food Service, J D Williams& Company Limited, Paradysz/PM Digital, TODO1 Services, Toyota Material Handling Europe, Air Products, BE Aerospace, British Sugar, HAVI Global Solutions, Medtronic, Pepsi, and US Department of the Treasury, PR Newswire, Ciena, Swiss Re, PPG, 1-800-FLOWERS. COM, McGraw-Hill, Jack In The Box, UK Highways Agency, Covance, Johnson Controls, Eaton and many other. Organizations worldwide, including Abbot Vascular, Autodesk, Estee Lauder, Eaton, General Electric and JDA Software, trust the Tenrox product to meet their requirements in the areas of Professional Services Automation (PSA) and time and expense tracking.
Upland Software Market Opportunities, M&A and Geo Expansions
In July 2020, Upland Software acquired Localytics, a provider of mobile app personalization and analytics solutions. With Localytics, Upland’s Customer Experience Management (CXM) Cloud enrisches the mobile experiences, personalization, and real-time sentiment analysis across every digital channel, including text, mobile app, browser, wallet, voice, and email. The acquisition adds approximately $20 million in annualized revenues and will be immediately accretive to Upland's Adjusted EBITDA per share.
In May 2019 Upland acquired Kapost, a content operations platform provider for sales and marketing. Kapost is an important addition to Upland's Enterprise Sales Enablement and Customer Experience Management (CXM) solution suites.
In April, Upland acquired PostUp, a provider of email and audience development solutions for publishing and media brands.
Upland Software Risks and Challenges
Incorporating all the recent acquisitions and creating a solid Go-To-Market strategy will be a challenge for Upland. To answer the challenge, in February 2020, Upland changed few marketing executives to drive key go-to-market functions.
Jim Rudden joined Upland as executive vice president and chief marketing officer (CMO), Virginia Miracle joined Upland as executive vice president and chief customer officer (CCO) along with Joseph Rodriguez, who joined Upland as senior vice president of global account sales.
Upland Software Ecosystem, Partners, Resellers and SI
Upland Software sells its software applications primarily through a direct sales organization comprised of inside sales and field sales personnel. In addition to its direct sales organization, they have an indirect sales organization, which sells to distributors and value-added resellers.
Upland Software Cloud Platform (PaaS) and Infrastructure (IaaS) Details
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