Yammer vs Jive vs Chatter vs Confluence: Review Round-up for Enterprise Social Software

This week we present a roundup of the latest reviews of enterprise social software from the IT Central Station community. Different metrics are taken into account such as hosting, privacy settings, integration and many more parameters.  Read what our real users have to say about these solutions: Yammer vs Jive vs Chatter vs Confluence.

Reviews of Enterprise Social Software From Real Users 

Yammer vs Jive vs Chatter vs Confluence

Yammer vs Jive vs Chatter vs Confluence

Jive - “5 benefits of Jive: easy to use, no hassle cloud hosting, private communities, seamless document version control and fast notifications with @ mentioning and activity feeds.” Read the full Jive review.

Yammer vs. Sharepoint -I like the idea of Yammer, but until Yammer is fluently integrated into SharePoint / SharePoint Online, it’s a hard way for us – SharePoint enthusiasts – to move customers, friends, co-workers on the Yammer train.” Read the comparison.

Chatter- “I wish an organization could create a company-wide Chatter that automatically follows everyone else in the company so that widespread access was guaranteed.” Read the review.

Click here to read more Enterprise Social Software reviews of SharePoint, as well as Drupal, Confluence, Chatter, Social Sites and many more. If you haven’t already, sign up with IT Central Station, browse reviews, follow your favorite products, or write a review of your own!

Cisco vs Avaya vs Juniper vs HP: Review Roundup for Ethernet Switches

Ethernet Switches- Cisco vs Avaya vs Juniper vs HP

This week we present a roundup of the latest reviews of ethernet switches from the IT Central Station community. Different metrics are taken into account such as pricing, customer service, scalability and many more parameters.  Read what our real users have to say about these solutions: Cisco vs Avaya vs Juniper vs HP. Reviews of Ethernet Switches From Real Users  Avaya – […]

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Announcing the Crowdsourced “Comparison Wheel” for 2,000 Enterprise Tech Solutions

Comparison Wheel

Analytics from 34,000+ real user comparisons provide insights into choosing solutions based on trusted information from peers. We are excited to announce today that we launched the Comparison Wheel for over 2,000 enterprise technology products and services, based on crowdsourced data. Each comparison wheel provides insights into alternative solutions based on over 34,000 real user […]

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Read, Write, and We View Vendors for TechTarget VMworld Awards


Did you get Elmer Fudd, tongue tied on that? Well, if you did who cares? The point is that you can get to enterprise vendor reviews from real users here on IT Central Station—no disguises, no vendor speak, no vender hype, just real content from the field. Now, let’s see about these awards. As the […]

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Gartner Flattens Abs—I mean Apps—with Cloud Tips

Flat Apps

Just like the flat abs promotions that hit us one after another in online ads, in the check out lines, or some before-dawn infomercial, there’s a lot of talk about how clouds can quickly “flatten” applications, networks, and even organizational structure (30-day money back guaranteed!)  Gartner’s Ben Tomhave,  Research Director for Security and Risk Management Strategies, […]

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HubSpot vs Marketo—Marketing Matchup

HubSpot vs Marketo

Marketing tools provide promise for scalable and efficient ways to get your content to the right audience. The better you do this, of course, the more prospects you get and ultimately more sales and revenue. But at what cost and what is your return on investment (ROI) for using these resources? There will be some […]

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UserVoice vs Zendesk—Customer Support Rivals

UserVoice vs ZenDesk

Software tools for customer support rival each other in terms of their usability, their scalability, their platforms, and of course, their pricing. Cloud hosting in a pay-as-you-go contract continues to be one of the best ways to get started using these solutions. Pricing can be agent based, number-of-users based, and various other ways with licensing requirements. Pricing […]

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Harvard Business Review—Big Data Driving Evidence-Based Narratives

Big Data

Most of us would agree that the hype around this term has subsided but it’s still cool to say, “Big Data!” Having the right Business Intelligence Tools to harvest the velocity, volume, and variety of data makes a huge impact on how you make evidence-based decisions. In a post in the Harvard Business Review, The Value of Big Data Isn’t the […]

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Cognos vs QlikView—Dancing with the Stars

Qlikview vs Cognos

Four and five-star reviews always look good but what’s good for your organization? Specifically, would you want to go with a five-star review without knowing what real users are saying about the tools you plan to use to help your business bottom line? Probably not. Just because someone else held up the five-star or four-star […]

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