March 30, 2011 – IGLOO Software, a leading provider of social intranets and extranets in the cloud, today announced the release of an enhanced reputation management system from the Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit in Los Angeles.
Points, Badges and Status Provide a System for Formal Recognition, Fosters Trust between Members
GARTNER Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit, Los Angeles, CA., March 30, 2011 - - IGLOO Software, a leading provider of social intranets and extranets in the cloud, today announced the release of an enhanced reputation management system from the Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit in Los Angeles.
With IGLOO's latest release, the most passionate and engaged community members can be formally recognized for their contributions by accumulating points, earning badges and improving their status. This social scorecard appears under a member's personal profile and is defined as a set of achievements.
"Trust is essential to forming a community, but it doesn't always come naturally in an online environment, "said Dan Latendre, CEO, IGLOO Software. "In this release, we've moved our reputation management system beyond profiles and activity summaries to create a powerful feedback system that enables you to reward positive actions and behavior in a community."
New capabilities also covered in this release include:
- Ability to customize the registration process and welcome messages for new members
- Changes to comments and replies to enable attachments and better support for the iPad
- Series of usability enhancements, including improvements to how you preview images, videos and folder contents
IGLOO delivers new releases approximately every 45 to 60 days through its Software as a Service (SaaS) architecture, making sure that each customer can immediately take advantage of the latest innovations in enterprise social technology. The latest release will be rolled out to all customers on April 2, 2011.
To review the last product update, read the press release.
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About Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit
The Gartner Portals, Content and Collaboration Summit focuses on workplace technologies, such as portals, content management, social networking, mashups, online communications tools, eDiscovery, search technologies, Web 2.0 and emerging collaboration tools, and explores how these technologies are a key element in raising overall organizational productivity and employee impact, and how enterprises must change to get business results. Complete details can be found at www.gartner.com/us/pcc.
About IGLOO Software
IGLOO is helping intranets and extranets stage a comeback. Forget what was once wrong, this time it fits in your budget, runs in the cloud and it's powered by enterprise social technologies. With IGLOO's social intranets and extranets, it is easier to collaborate around files, locate expertise and work together in a networked organization. And because it's deployed in the cloud, users are up and running quickly without the burden on IT. That is why both up and coming businesses and world-class brands, such as NetApp, AstraZeneca, ATP World Tour, Thomson Reuters Aranzadi and Deloitte, are choosing IGLOO. For more information, visit www.igloosoftware.com.