January 13, 2017

Igloo Software Heads into 2017 with Unprecedented Growth

By Dwayne Weppler

Local scale-up expands office space, doubles down on recruitment efforts
KITCHENER, JANUARY 13, 2017 – Igloo Software, the leading provider of digital workplace solutions, announced today that it expects the explosive growth it saw in 2016 to continue through this year, as the company expands its office space and focuses on local recruitment efforts.

A modern intranet solution, the downtown Kitchener-based scale-up helps companies around the world build inspiring digital destinations for a more productive and engaged workforce. Its recent growth can in part be attributed to the rise of the […]

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December 14, 2016

Igloo Software Expands International Reach, Adds Services Partners in Key Markets

By Adam Stephens

Partners include South Africa’s EOH; Savage Bull and Cadmus Consulting in Australia
KITCHENER, DECEMBER 14, 2016 – Igloo Software, the leading provider of digital workplace solutions, today announced that it has signed Services Partners in South Africa and Australia, as part of its continued focus on expanding its international reach.
Africa’s largest technology and knowledge services provider, EOH joins the Igloo Services Partner Program and increases the Igloo footprint in Africa. In addition, Savage Bull and Cadmus Consulting have signed on as partners in Australia to help address the growing market […]

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November 16, 2016

Igloo Software Named One of North America’s Fastest Growing Companies by Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500™

By Adam Stephens

Kitchener-Waterloo Scale-Up Makes List for Second Year in a Row with 138 Percent Revenue Growth

KITCHENER, NOVEMBER 16, 2016 — Igloo Software today announced it has again been named to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. A leading provider of cloud-based modern intranet solutions, Igloo grew 138 percent between 2012 and 2015.

Igloo CEO Dan Latendre credits the rise of the digital workplace, including trends such as a widening generation gap, BYOA (Bring Your […]

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September 7, 2016

Igloo Software earns Knowledge Management accolades; is named one of KMWorld’s Trend-Setting Products of 2016

By Adam Stephens

KITCHENER, SEPTEMBER 7, 2016 – Igloo Software, the leading provider of cloud-based modern intranet solutions, has been announced as one of KMWorld’s Trend-Setting Products of 2016.
The prestigious annual award identifies software products that break new territory in helping organizations achieve their knowledge management goals. The honorees are announced in the September 2016 issue of KMWorld.
“These products are designed, developed and perfectly timed to fill a niche in the marketplace before users are even aware that such functionality and flexibility have been missing,” said KMWorld Editor Sandra Haimila. “Our judging […]

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July 20, 2016

Igloo Software strengthens management team with four new executive leaders

By Adam Stephens

Igloo Software strengthens management team with four new executive leaders
KITCHENER, JULY 20, 2016 – Igloo Software, the leading provider of cloud-based modern intranet solutions, announced today that four industry executives have joined the leadership team in preparation for Igloo’s next phase of accelerated growth.

Tom Kane, Vice President, Sales
Chris Myers, Vice President, Alliances
Bob Mathers, Vice President, Customer Success
Mike Hicks, Vice President, Marketing

“Over the past five years, Igloo has been growing at a record pace and we don’t see it slowing down anytime soon,” said Dan Latendre, CEO and founder at […]

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July 7, 2016

Igloo joins Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance, announces new O365 integrations

By Adam Stephens

Igloo Software joins Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance and announces new Microsoft Office 365 integrations for the modern intranet

KITCHENER, JULY 7, 2016 – Igloo Software, a leader in modern intranets, announced today that it has joined the Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance.  This new partnership level reinforces Igloo’s commitment to helping fast-growing businesses and large enterprises succeed by improving the way people communicate and share knowledge.

Also announced is an expanded roster of technology integrations with Igloo, further building on Microsoft Office 365 integrations by adding support for Microsoft Skype for Business […]

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July 6, 2016

Igloo Software announces Alliance Partner Program and Zendesk Integration, for seamless, all-in-one modern intranet experience

By Adam Stephens

KITCHENER, JUNE 22, 2016 – Igloo Software, the leader in modern intranets, today announced the launch of its Alliance Partner Program. Building on existing integrations with Microsoft, Google, Salesforce, and more, Igloo’s Alliance Partner Program will give independent software vendors (ISVs) an opportunity to offer their products to Igloo customers by adding robust integrations to the Igloo platform.
The Alliance Partner Program reinforces Igloo’s commitment to enhancing workplace productivity through the use of a modern intranet. By allowing ISVs to build solutions tailored to the Igloo platform, the Alliance Partner […]

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March 26, 2015

CMSWire – The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

By Adam Stephens

Our very own Andrew Dixon, Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Operations, tells the story of the perennial fight between intranets and ESN and explain why it truly is about how work gets done.
When the Internet came along, optimism was at an all-time high. We thought we would solve all the problems of the world, possibilities were endless.
And granted, we solved many. We work much better today because of the innovations of the last 20 years. The scope of these improvements has been massive. However, one major problem […]

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January 16, 2014

Igloo Software Named Global Product Leader in Enterprise Social Networking by Frost & Sullivan

By Adam Stephens

January 16, 2014 – Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced that they have won the 2013 Global Product Leadership Award, presented by Frost & Sullivan.

Igloo’s cloud intranet solution recognized for customer value, product quality, and innovation
Kitchener, ON – January 16, 2014

Summary
Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced that they have won the 2013 Global Product Leadership Award, presented by Frost & Sullivan. Igloo’s cloud intranet solution was rated #1 for product performance and customer value, beating out IBM Corporation, Jive Software, Microsoft SharePoint, and other social […]

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December 13, 2013

Business News Daily – App Overload? Finding the Right Collaboration Solution for Your Business

By Adam Stephens

Sara Angeles, writer for Business News Daily, recently covers how Igloo Software fights the app overload most organizations are currently facing for communication and collaboration.
How many apps does your business use? From project management to customer relationship management (CRM), social to file sharing, and analytics to calendars, in today’s hyper-connected world, app overload is inevitable for many businesses. This overkill puts a strain not only on a business’s workflow, but on workers as well.
Streamlining is the solution. Using collaboration software and intranet solutions, businesses can access all necessary apps in […]

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December 5, 2013

CMSWire – Webinar Recap: Have Social Business Tools Killed the Intranet?

By Adam Stephens

Missed our webinar with CMSWire? No problem! Anthony Myers, staff reporter for CMSWire, gives readers a recap.

Intranets have for many years been a place where companies disseminate information to employees in a top down, static way. As workers become more remotely distributed, the need for online collaboration tools is butting up against the concept of the traditional intranet. Combining the two is a hot trend in the social business world.

Enterprise Social Networks, Corporate Intranets
How can the enterprise social network and the corporate Intranet co-exist? Microsoft SharePoint customers are asking themselves this […]

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December 4, 2013

Igloo Fights App Overload at Work

By Adam Stephens

December 4, 2013 – – Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today introduced its Winter release, an update that brings a modular approach to intranet building.

Maps path from simple cloud apps to an all inclusive corporate social intranet.
Kitchener, ON – December 4, 2013

Summary
Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today introduced its Winter release, an update that brings a modular approach to intranet building. Igloo offers a collection of social apps, including file sharing, calendars, blogs, forums, microblogs, and wikis, which can now be used alone or in tandem with […]

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October 11, 2013

Tech Target – Enterprise social network software: Integrate with business applications

By Adam Stephens

Gina Narcisi, writer for Tech Target, recently covered Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Social Software (featuring key player, Igloo Software). In this piece, Igloo’s Senior Vice President, Andrew Dixon shares the value of integrating with business applications and Digital Opportunity Trust’s Community Manager, Anne Patterson shares her experience using Igloo.
The enterprise social market is shifting its focus away from differentiated features, to integration with enterprise software, according to the latest Magic Quadrant report on social software from Gartner Inc.
Enterprises don’t want standalone social network software that emulates Facebook with news […]

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October 1, 2013

The Channel Company – Q & A with Dan Latendre

By Adam Stephens

Alicia Stein, Associate Editor for The Channel Company, recently sat down with Igloo’s CEO, Dan Latendre where she covers his reaction to being featured on the Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executive List.

I had the opportunity to interview with Dan Latendre, CEO of Igloo Software, in which he shares his reaction to his inclusion on the Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executive list, a compilation of the leading IT vendor executives focused on the needs of midmarket IT executives. Congratulations to Dan and the rest of the Igloo team […]

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Igloo CEO Named to Top 50 Midmarket Executive List

By Adam Stephens

Igloo’s CEO, Dan Latendre, has been named to the Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executive list which highlights the most influential vendor executives serving the midmarket.
I am proud to announce Dan Latendre, CEO of Igloo Software, has been featured in The Top 50 Midmarket Vendor Executives list. This list highlights the IT industry’s most influential vendor executives who serve midmarket and midsize customers.
The inaugural Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executive list was unveiled at the Midsize Enterprise Summit (MES) in Phoenix, Arizona last week. Executives were nominated by their customers, partners […]

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September 23, 2013

Igloo Positioned in Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace

By Adam Stephens

September 23, 2013 – – Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace.

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Evaluation based on completeness of vision and ability to execute.
Edit – November 2014: Igloo was positioned in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for the sixth year in a row. More information here.
Kitchener, ON – September 23, 2013
Summary
Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Magic Quadrant for Social Software […]

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September 5, 2013

Enterprise Mobile Solutions – Igloo Software Reveals New SaaS Platform for Mobile Workers

By Adam Stephens

Daniel Brecht, contributing writer for Enterprise Mobile Solutions covers Igloo’s latest product release, Scone.

Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider that runs a full service agency to provide an intranet solution that is both mobile and social, says it has an apt solution for those planning a new intranet or looking for a better way to collaborate and share files with employees, partners and customers, whatever the size of the business.
The company is not just another traditional enterprise software provider with a Web-based platform for collaborating at work and optimizing […]

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FierceContentManagement – New Igloo Uses Responsive Design To Display Documents On Any Device

By Adam Stephens

Ron Miller, editor for FierceContentManagement, recently covers Igloo’s latest product release, Scone.

Last week, Igloo, makers of a cloud-based social intranet, released a new version featuring responsive design, meaning when documents display, they adjust automatically to screen size, regardless of the device.

At the heart of the upgrade is a new document preview engine that allows users to upload and share documents on the platform. When people access the documents instead of downloading the document to whatever devices, they are using, the system displays a preview of it and adjusts automatically […]

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ITProPortal – Advice on social, mobile and cloud from Igloo

By Adam Stephens

Andrew Dixon recently sat down with ITProPortal where he discusses the social, mobile, cloud movement while also elaborating on what organizations should consider when they shop for a social business vendor.

Andrew Dixon is SVP of Marketing and Operations at Igloo who feature in our company spotlight for this episode of the ITProPortal podcast.  Andrew has a vast amount of experience in the professional IT industry having worked alongside Bill Gates at Microsoft. Here, he talks to us about their current offerings around social, mobile and cloud.
Andrew, start off then by introducing Igloo, who are […]

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August 27, 2013

Igloo Optimizes Intranet Platform for Mobile Workers

By Adam Stephens

August 27, 2013 – Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced the next version of their Software as a Service platform – code named Scone, highlighted by the introduction of a new document preview engine.

Improvements bring richer experiences for BYOD environments with laptop, tablet, and mobile support enabling easier mobile collaboration.
Kitchener, ON – August 27, 2013
Summary
Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced the next version of their Software as a Service platform – code named Scone, highlighted by the introduction of a new document preview engine. Igloo […]

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