New York, NY (PRWEB) March 10, 2009
OpenCrowd and Jive Software today announced their support of Jive Social Business Software 3. OpenCrowd and Jive, through the Jive Solution Provider program, have a strategic partnership to provide social business software and implementation services to mutual customers.
Over the past 4 years, OpenCrowd has developed Social Networks and Gated Business Communities to help our clients and their customers establish and leverage relationships. Our experience has helped us establish a very focused service offering which enables clients to rapidly bring successful communities of interest on-line. OpenCrowd's cutting edge Jive implementations include an Anonymous Gated Business Community allowing competitors to collaborate on issues of mutual benefit.
Jive is the creator of Social Business Software (SBS), the new business architecture that's helping companies break through bottlenecks, do more with less, and rapidly produce results. With Jive SBS, employees, customers and partners are instantly connected, problems are quickly solved, unrealized opportunities are seized, and priorities get aligned. When businesses use Jive SBS to harness the collective intelligence and creativity of its social business network, revenues go up and costs go down, creating a Social Capital Marketplace underpinning improved performance and customer satisfaction.
"We are seeing tremendous demand in the marketplace for both Social Networking functionality and what we refer to as Gated Business Communities. Through our strong partnership with Jive, we are able to quickly bring vibrant new communities on-line in record time," said Sushil Prabhu, CEO of OpenCrowd.
"Open Crowd has been a reliable partner for Jive. They have implemented some of the more creative and complex Jive sites in the marketplace," said Robert Brown, vice president of client services, Jive Software.
Jive is the SBS marketshare leader with more than 2,500 customers, including 15% of the Fortune 500. In 2008, Jive recognized quarter over quarter growth of 20% and was named a Gartner Magic Quadrant Visionary and a Forrester WAV leader. Founded in 2001, Jive is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. For more information, visit Jive Software online.
OpenCrowd is a services firm that assists clients in leveraging emerging technologies to differentiate their products and services in the marketplace. Our clients span a wide range, from top five investment banks to early startups. We help our clients shape and formulate their business strategy, design and implement innovative solutions and get them to market in record timeframes. Our clients have benefited from our strong knowledge of the marketplace and our implementation experience in open source, RIA's, Social Networks and Gated Business Communities.
We add value to our clients by:
- Analyzing market need and identifying business and technology solutions to expand their reach
- Designing architectures, processes and interfaces that optimize their data presentation and delivery
- Implementing cutting edge technologies that offer new solutions to business challenges and enhance their market positioning
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