Gartner Information Technology Research

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace

Summary

Successful enterprise vendors are beginning to stand out, while others are leveraging their strength in adjacent markets in order to increase their appeal.

Published: 25 October 2010

ID: G00207256

Analyst(s): Nikos Drakos , Jeffrey Mann, Carol Rozwell

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Magic Quadrant

  • Market Overview
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Atlassian
    • bluekiwi
    • Drupal
    • Ektron
    • EPiServer
    • Huddle
    • IBM
    • Igloo Software
    • Jive
    • Liferay
    • Microsoft
    • NewsGator
    • Novell
    • Open Text
    • Realcom US
    • Saba
    • Socialtext
    • SuccessFactors
    • Telligent
    • ThoughtFarmer
    • Traction Software
    • TWiki
    • XWiki

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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