Gartner Information Technology Research

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Social Software


The social software market continues to be fueled by increasing interest from buyers looking for social interaction support as well as from vendors looking to establish a foothold in a growing market.

Published: 31 October 2008

ID: G00162146

Analyst(s): Nikos Drakos , Anthony Bradley , Jeffrey Mann

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • AskMe-Realcom
    • Atlassian
    • Awareness
    • blueKiwi Software
    • Blogtronix
    • CustomerVision
    • Drupal
    • eTouch
    • EMC
    • EPiServer
    • FatWire
    • Google
    • GroveSite
    • Huddle
    • IBM
    • Igloo
    • Jive Software
    • Josh
    • Leverage Software
    • Liferay
    • Lithium Technologies
    • LiveWorld
    • Microsoft
    • MindTouch
    • Mzinga
    • Novell
    • ONEsite
    • Open Text
    • PBwiki
    • Six Apart
    • Small World Labs
    • Socialtext
    • Telligent
    • ThoughtFarmer
    • Tomoye
    • Traction Software
    • TWiki
    • Vignette
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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