Jive Mobile Product Comparison Matrix

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    Mobile Module Component Summary

    This table summarizes the components that make up each major version of Jive Mobile.  A more detailed feature comparison is in the next section.

    ModuleSupported Jive VersionsMobile Admin PluginMobile GatewayMobile Web*Native Apps
    Mobile [no longer available]

    Jive 4

    Jive 4.5

    n/an/an/aiPhone - Jive SBS
    Mobile 2

    Jive 4.5.6+

    Jive 5

    Jive 6

    Mobile Admin Plugin 5.0.x

    Mobile Admin Plugin 6.0.x

    required for all Mobile Web and native app access

    iPhone iOS 5+

    iPad iOS 5+

    Android 2.3+

    BlackBerry OS6+

    iPhone - Jive Mobile 2.x

    Android - Jive Mobile 1.x

    Mobile 3

    Jive 6

    Jive 7

    Jive Cloud

    Mobile Admin Plugin 6.1

    Mobile Admin Plugin 7.0.x (integrated with Jive 7.0)

    optionally used for native app push notifications

    iPhone iOS 7+

    Android 2.3+

    BlackBerry OS7+

    iPhone & iPad - Jive 3.x

    Android - Jive 3.x

    * Mobile Web refers to the mobile-specific web interface enabled by the mobile module.  It does not refer to using the full Jive web interface from a mobile browser.  Support for accessing the full Jive web interface from mobile browsers depends on the Jive version, not on the Mobile module version.


    Mobile 2 / Mobile 3 Feature Comparison

    Mobile 2Mobile 3
    Mobile WebJive Mobile 2.x for iPhoneJive Mobile 1.x for AndroidMobile WebJive 3.x for iOSJive 3.x for Android
    THESE PRODUCTS ARE NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE
    Jive Version

    Jive 4.5.6+

    Jive 5

    Jive 6

    Jive 5

    Jive 6

    Jive 4.5.6+

    Jive 5

    Jive 6

    Jive 6.0.3+

    Jive 7

    Jive Cloud

    Jive 6.0.3+

    Jive 7

    Jive Cloud

    Jive 7.0.1+
    Client OS Support

    Android 2.3+

    iOS 5.0.1+

    BBOS 6, 7

    iOS 5.0.1+Android 2.3+

    Android 2.3+

    iOS 7.0+

    BBOS 7, 10

    iOS 7.0+Android 4.0.3+
    Jive Features
    Content: View

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Message

    Share

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Video

    Message

    Share

    Announcement

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Message

    Share

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Video

    Message

    Announcement

    External Object

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Video

    Message

    Announcement (iOS app 3.0.4+)

    External Object (iOS app 3.0.4+)

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Partial view of all other content

    Content: Create

    Status update

    Discussion

    Status update

    Discussion

    Message

    Status update

    Discussion

    Status update

    Discussion

    Message

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Video

    Message

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Message

    Content: Formatting

    Plain text only

    Plain text only

    Plain text only

    Plain text only

    Formatted text

    Formatted text
    Content: @mentionsPeoplePeoplePeoplePeople

    People

    Content

    Places

    People

    Content

    Places

    Content: Create with imagesStatus update

    Status update

    Discussion

    Status update

    n/a

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Blog post

    Message

    Status update

    Discussion

    Document

    Content: Actions

    Like

    Follow

    Reply

    Share by Email

    Like

    Follow

    Reply

    Mark Outcome [7, Cloud]

    Share by Email

    Like

    Follow

    Reply

    Share by Email

    Like

    Follow

    Reply

    Mark [7+, Cloud]

    Share by Email

    Like

    Follow [7+, Cloud]

    Reply

    Share (by Jive)

    Like

    Reply

    Streams

    Inbox

    All Activity

    Followed

    Inbox

    All Activity

    Connections

    Custom streams [6+]

    Inbox

    All Activity

    Followed

    Inbox

    All Activity

    Connections

    Custom streams [6+]

    Inbox

    All Activity

    Connections

    Custom streams [6+]

    Inbox

    All Activity

    Connections

    Custom streams
    SearchGlobal (content, people, places)Global (content, people, places)Global (content, people, places)Global (content, people, places)

    Global (content, people, places)

    Compound filters (iPad only)

    Content, people and places
    BrowsePlaces (with Mobile Home Page enabled)noPlaces (with Mobile Home Page enabled)Placesno

    People

    Participated content only

    Followed places only

    Guest User Accessyesnoyesyesnono
    Terms & Conditionsnononoyesyes (iOS app 3.0.4+)no
    Authentication & Connectivity
    Mobile Client Accessvia Mobile Gatewayvia Mobile Gatewayvia Mobile Gatewaydirect to Jive instancedirect to Jive instancedirect to Jive instance
    Supported Authentication Methods

    Username/Password

    Mobile Device Registration

    Username/Password

    Mobile Device Registration

    Username/Password

    Mobile Device Registration

    Username/Password

    SAML Web SSO

    Authentication for Jive 7 and Jive Cloud Mobile with Mobile 3

    Authentication for Jive 7 and Jive Cloud Mobile with Mobile 3
    Server Side Passcodenoyesyesnonono
    Customizations
    Binaries Available for Enterprise Distributionn/anonon/a

    yes, Jive Mobile Release Binaries

    yes, Jive Mobile Release Binaries
    Binaries Available for MDM Wrapping with Good Dynamics or MobileIronn/an/an/an/ayesMobileIron Only, Good Technology does not have a wrapper for Android applications.
    User Interface Customizations

    Community logo

    Bookmark icon

    Community colors (2)

    Mobile home page

    Community logo

    Community colors (2)

    Community logo

    Community colors (2)

    Mobile home page

    Community logo

    Bookmark icon

    Community colors (2)

    Mobile home page

    How To: Configure the Jive iOS App for Enterprise Distribution

    How To: Configure the Jive Android App For Enterprise Distribution
    Mobile WebJive Mobile 2.x for iPhoneJive Mobile 1.x for AndroidMobile WebJive 3.x for iOSJive 3.x for Android
    Mobile 2Mobile 3

    [...] Information in square brackets denotes the minimum Jive version required when the feature is only supported on a subset of the Jive versions supported by that product.