Posts Tagged ‘jive’

Gartner Magic Quadrant on Social Software in the Workplace

Gartner recently published the 2011 Magic Quadrant on Social Software in the Workplace. Not surprisingly, the market leaders are IBM, Jive and Microsoft. Gartner views IBM’s size and product breadth as major contributions to its ranking. Also, IBM Connections has many, many large implementations under its belt. IBM’s challenges come from the complexity of installing […]

Jive Acquires Offisync

Jive announced yesterday that they acquired offisync.  Offisync make the integration with Microsoft Windows, Outlook, and Office as seamless as possible.   That’s a pretty strong move considering one of their competitors Teligent already has very strong Microsoft integration. I like the last part of the quote I pulled from their site the best, “Together, Jive […]

Gartner PCC: The Future of Portals

In a previous post, I talked about Gartners prediction of a “seismic shift” in the portal market.  In one of the last session of the Gartner Portal, Content & Collaboration 2011 Summit, Gene Phifer spoke about the future of portals.  Gene is convinced that the portal market (and mashup market) will be “subsumed” by a […]