PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Jive Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: JIVE) today announced that its Interactive Intranet solution was named the winner of the Gold Stevie® Award in the Best New Product category for big data solutions by the 13th Annual International Business Awards. Jive was recognized for capabilities such as its innovative recommender engine, which helps companies drive employee engagement by leveraging machine-learning insights to uncover the most relevant digital workplace experiences and content.
"We are excited to see our Jive Interactive Intranet solution celebrated for ushering in a new era of collaboration and employee engagement through the power of data science," said Ofer Ben-David, executive vice president of engineering at Jive Software. "Jive delivers unique experiences that align employees across geographies and functions in personal, relevant, searchable workspaces—where they can come together to connect, stay informed and get their best work done."
Jive's mobile-optimized Interactive Intranet solution unites an organization's people and ideas into immersive digital workspaces. The intuitive solution provides analytics, search and personalization services that seamlessly pull together the right experts, content and interactions across any apps or devices an employee prefers. Interactive intranets built on Jive utilize its intelligent recommender engine and social graph to identify and display the connections and projects that are most important to each specific user in any given moment or context—making employees' work more visible, searchable and memorable throughout their entire company.
Many of the world's most successful organizations use Jive to support critical human resources and corporate communications goals, such as establishing a unified company culture, increasing employee engagement and driving strategic alignment. Businesses such as ADP, Cerner, Devoteam, GoDaddy, Grant Thornton, Pearson, Plex Systems, Ricoh, Spectrum Health and Thomson Reuters have deployed Jive's Interactive Intranet solution to enhance communications and collaboration between executives, departments and geographical locations.
The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2016 IBAs received entries from more than 60 nations and territories and virtually every industry, including a record total of more than 3,800 nominations in a wide range of categories. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 200 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for "crowned," the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Rome, Italy on October 21, 2016.
"This year's IBA judges were treated to many remarkable and inspiring stories of achievement around the world," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "We look forward to sharing many of these stories with people around the world over the coming months, through the Stevie Awards blog and social media channels, with the hope that they will inspire and instruct the next generation of business achievers."
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About Jive Software
Jive (Nasdaq: JIVE) is the leader in accelerating workplace digital transformation for organizations, enabling people to work better together. The company provides industry-leading Interactive Intranet and Customer Community solutions that connect people, information and ideas to help businesses outpace their competitors. With more than 30 million users worldwide and customers in virtually every industry, Jive is consistently recognized as a leader by top analyst firms, including Gartner Inc. and Aragon Research. More information can be found at www.jivesoftware.com or the Jive Blog.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
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