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GRC Roll-up: Google Continues Postini Move To Apps, SharePoint Governance Strategies

Even with the summer lull there are a few notable GRC points. The main one this week is Google's further plans for Postini. This week also saw Clearwater’s new SaaS released, a new series on SharePoint governance and Accenture’s acquisition of Octagon.

Yammer Launches First Major Update Post Microsoft Buy

Yammer is now officially part of Microsoft's Office Division, and the enterprise social network has released a major new update to the homepage and navigation features.

GageIn Focuses on Easy Information Discovery in Updated Sales Platform

Sales/marketing intelligence provider GageIn has released a major upgrade to its signature platform. GageIn v2.0 features improvements and enhancements to homepage navigation and email functionality, among other changes.

Mindflash Integrates Online Training App with Yammer

Online training provider Mindflash is going social. Today, the Palo Alto, California-based company announced its first training app for Yammer, the business-oriented social network.

HootSuite Adds Yammer, Empowers Employees & Engages Customers

Over the past few months both HootSuite and Yammer have been making headlines. Today it’s actually for the same thing. HootSuite has added Yammer to its ever-expanding App Directory, allowing users to monitor and reply to their Yammer conversations without leaving the HootSuite dashboard.

Yammer Partners with Kanjoya to Gauge Employee's Emotions

How do the employees in your company like the recent change in health benefits? Yammer can now offer insights into these questions via an integration with sentiment analysis provider Kanjoya.

Yammer Testing Out Private Chat Feature

A few weeks after Microsoft announced that it was buying Yammer, the business-oriented social network is testing out a new feature -- private chat.

Recession Relief: New Job Openings at Facebook, Tealium, Skype, Yammer and Hootsuite (19-Jul-12)

Start off Summer with a new gig -- we've got a shopping list of hot jobs for you to browse. Our featured jobs list is a great collection of opportunities spanning specialties and continents. Here's who's hiring this week (and if you're hiring, post your open jobs here).

Watch Microsoft's Office 2013 Event Live Today

new_office_logo_official.PNGThe new Office suite has been formally unveiled by Microsoft with Yammer and SharePoint taking center stage among the new features. See what else was shown off at the launch event today, and where you can download the new customer preview version. 

NewsGator To Integrate Yammer With Social Sites After Microsoft Buy

It was inevitable that when Microsoft announced it was buying Yammer there would be ripples across the industry, particularly with products and vendors that are closely tied into the Microsoft machine. One of those companies that has reacted the quickest is NewsGator, which has just announced that it is going to integrate its SharePoint-based application with Yammer.

Microsoft and Yammer: A Fresh Take

Now that Microsoft’s long-anticipated US$ 1.2 billion acquisition of Yammer has finally been announced and the dust has settled a bit, it’s worth taking a fresh look at what can be seen both as one of our industry’s most fascinating transactions and one of its worst-kept secrets.

Never Mind Microblogging, SharePoint Needs to Support Plain Old Blogging

In case you missed it, Microsoft bought Yammer. We await the results of this acquisition within SharePoint (we might be waiting some time), but it is certainly a clear admission that SharePoint doesn’t currently do "social" very well. Yammer is primarily a microblogging platform, albeit with a lot of other features thrown in, so it is fair to say Microsoft will use it to beef up this side of SharePoint -- user profiles, activity feeds, microblogging, status updates and so on. But what about good old fashioned standard blogging?

Microsoft Proves Steve Jobs Right Again

There seems to be a lot of chatter around Microsoft's purchase of Yammer. There is clearly much to talk about here especially what it means for the addictive business narcotic known as SharePoint. This topic is not that interesting to me as I find this acquisition to be one more step towards the inevitable demise of licensed application software for businesses.

SharePoint has Yammer, Now it Needs To Up Its Mobile Game

Microsoft has made no secret of its newfound love for a touch interface (I’m assuming we are ignoring Windows for Pen Computing and Windows XP Tablet as pretty much everyone else did). It is the standout feature for the majority of its latest product offerings.

Discussion Point: What Does the Yammer Acquisition Mean for Microsoft SharePoint?

Microsoft made it official this week -- it is taking the enterprise social network provider Yammer under its wing. The news has brought up a number of questions, including what this means for SharePoint. In this week's discussion point we went out and asked a number of industry analysts and Microsoft partners for their views. Here's what they said.

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