PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jive Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: JIVE) today unveiled the Summer cloud release of its communications and collaboration platform, which provides new and innovative ways for employees to connect, communicate and collaborate - and ultimately helps drive workforce productivity. The Jive Summer cloud update delivers a more customized, enhanced enterprise collaboration experience across all mobile devices, and extends the company's global reseller agreement with Cisco by delivering upon the promise of native integration with Cisco's real-time communication offerings, including WebEx and Jabber.
"Jive's Summer cloud release empowers companies to put their employees' workstyles front and center - providing a more customized and personalized communication and collaboration experience," said Colleen Jansen, vice president of product marketing, Jive Software. "From our integration with Cisco WebEx and Jabber to our seamless mobile experiences, the latest innovations in the Summer cloud release offer companies and employees more ways to work better together, deliver meaningful results and realize even greater productivity."
With the Jive Summer cloud release, new personalization features and streamlined updates enhance overall productivity by keeping employees more active, informed and engaged. These include:
First native integration with Cisco. Jive is introducing two new connectors - Jive Connector for WebEx and Jive Connector for Jabber - that enable customers to launch WebEx meetings directly from a colleague's Jive profile or with a group of individuals in any shared document. In addition, colleagues can initiate a chat session or phone call from any Jive page via compatible Jabber clients.
More personalized content experience. A brand new "Your View" feature lets employees personalize their own home screen in Jive for more intuitive navigation and information discovery. With this update, people can now create their own streamlined social intranet using various options for grouping, categorizing and sharing information.
Enhanced sales enablement on-the-go. Jive Present, a mobile app that allows sales reps to always be equipped with the latest information, assets and sales tools whether online or offline is now available on iPhone devices, in addition to Android tablets and iPads. People can add content, such as sales presentations or corporate brochures, directly from their Jive community into their Jive Present app. In addition, Jive Present now integrates with Salesforce and calendars to merge meeting invites, notes and contact details directly from the app.
Also announced today, Jive introduced the latest version of its JiveX external community platform. More information is available at JiveX What's New.
About Jive Software Jive (NASDAQ: JIVE) is the leading provider of modern communication and collaboration solutions for business. Recognized as a leader by the industry's top analyst firms in multiple categories, Jive enables employees, partners and customers to work better together. More information can be found at www.jivesoftware.com.
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