Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace

Published: 26 October 2015

ID: G00270286

Analyst(s): Mike Gotta , Jeffrey Mann , Nikos Drakos

Summary

The market for social software in the workplace is coming under the increasing influence of adjacent markets, which has long-term implications that favor vendors with solutions spanning beyond social software itself. We assess 14 vendors to help IT leaders find the right one for their needs.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Atlassian
    • Google
    • Huddle
    • IBM
    • Igloo
    • Jive
    • Liferay
    • Microsoft
    • Salesforce
    • SAP
    • Sitrion
    • TIBCO Software
    • VMware
    • Zyncro Tech
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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