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Social Business Head-to-Head Comparison

 

Igloo

Jive

Yammer

SharePoint

 SolutionSocial business software that supports both social intranets and customer communities.

SBS for intranets, communities and social media monitoring.

Microblogging software for teams and departments.

Content management platform for intranets, portals or websites.

Pricing$12 / user / month$12 - $18 / user / month

$15 / user / month
(enterprise network) 

TCO of $48.47 / seat 
(Osterman Research)
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No multi-tenant
On-premise software repackaged 
as a cloud application   

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On-premise software
(cloud solution is a "lite" version)

Release Cycles90 days  1 year30 - 60 days 3 years 
ConfigurationButton - Yes.png
White label application, drag-and-drop interface, rich text editor, full CSS customizations

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More rigid information architecture, fixed navigation, some CSS customizations
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Limited branding, can't turn applications off
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 Avg. 6:1 ratio of dollars spent on services to licenses
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In a matter of minutes or hours 
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Immediate (only email is required)
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Immediate (only email is required)
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80% of implementations require consultants
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Internal networks require common email domain
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Limitations to collaboration with customers & partners
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No wiki function 
Rely mostly on third-party ECM integations for file sharing: SharePoint, Alfresco & Box.net

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attachments to personal streams

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Team
Collaboration

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spaces

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spaces + task management

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group together contacts

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team sites

Corporate Communications

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built-in messaging system, IM integration, microblogging
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built-in messaging system, IM integration, microblogging
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communication via microblogs & direct messaging 
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not out of the box, must buy additional products
Personal Profiles

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configurable, privacy settings, customizable

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configurable, privacy settings, customizable
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configurable, privacy settings, customizable
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full text, filters, permissions, social
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full text, filters, permissions, social
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full text, filters
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Security & Governance
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user, group, application & object authentication, LDAP, SSO, SSL, auditing
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user & group permissions, LDAP, SSO, Active Directory, SSL
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group permissions, LDAP, SSO, Active Directory, SSL
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user, group & application authentication, LDAP, SSO, SSL, auditing - IT configured
ExtensibilityButton - Yes.pngAPI, widgets, connectorsButton - Yes.pngAPI, app marketplace, connectorsButton - Yes.pngAPI, widgets, connectorsButton - Yes.pngAPI, webparts

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