CATEGORY Archive: Technical

Backbase Connect 2016

Last week we hosted Backbase Connect 2016. Backbase Connect is our annual event in which we bring together partners and customers to share our company’s roadmap, product updates as well as sharing insights and customer success stories. We would like to thank our customers who decided to go up on stage and share their stories: Metro Bank, Che Banca!, PostFinance and Westpac. Also, we would like to thank all the attendees for the event, travelling from all over the world to…

Backbase 2015 Hackathon

Sadly, all good things must come to an end, and last Saturday marked the end of the very first Backbase Hackathon. The projects presented during an exhausting, yet rewarding weekend exceeded our expectations, and we have been amazed by the great results! The 1st Backbase Hackathon edition has been a huge success. We turned our crazy, cool and innovative ideas into real ideas, and we’re extremely thankful to the almost 50 participants from Backbase and our partners Levi9, GeckoSolutions, JetBrains…

Backbase Hackathon : 1st Edition !

We are very excited to announce our 1st edition Backbase Hackathon is here!  The idea came from wanting to bring the best talent together, to share our favorite frameworks, project successes, and intelligent and creative hacks we use for issues cropping up on a daily basis. As any other event of this kind out there, our 1st Backbase Hackathon will be about celebrating how far we have come, with the challenge of pushing our skills to the max with a…

Backbase went to FrontTrends in Warsaw.

Two weeks ago, we were a sponsor of the Front-Trends Conference in Warsaw. We spent three days helping with technical discussions around web and mobile development, discovering the newest trends, technologies and ideas in front-end development. We also had a chance to talk about the evolution of Front-end Style Guides and present some Backbase plans with BLOC (Backbase Library of Components) initiative. Our BLOC evangelist and active open source citizen, Robert Haritonov, presented a talk called ‘The Style Guide Platform’…

It’s Time For Text Analytics

Businesses are full of unstructured text like customer comments on surveys, notes and verbatims from contact center conversations, inbound emails, online chats, social media sites, customer feedback comments, etc. This information represents immense untapped value that I expect companies to start unlocking. The bottom line: What’s your plan for text analytics? via Closing the loop with text analysis.