DALLAS, TX – February 15, 2011 – Telligent,
a leader in enterprise social community software, is pleased to announce a beta
release of its integration with Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Telligent is
furthering its integration with Microsoft technologies, enabling companies to
leverage best-of-breed social community software with their Microsoft
investments. Telligent software is built on a Microsoft infrastructure and is
committed to providing deep integrations with and support of Microsoft
technologies, from browsers to enterprise search to unified communications.
Telligent's company heritage comes from Microsoft.
The company's key technologists, including founder and CTO Rob Howard, hail
from Microsoft and understand how important security, stability and
enterprise-strength are to the enterprise. Microsoft is a longstanding customer
and partner of Telligent, which powers more than 30 Microsoft communities,
including mission-critical product communities for Microsoft Windows, Bing and
Microsoft Office 365.
new, highly anticipated integration package for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 provides
a unified platform for knowledge capture that combines the best people-centric social
community software from Telligent with the best document‐centric
collaboration from Microsoft to enable corporate communication, employee
collaboration and innovation.
The announcement of Telligent's integration
with Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is a preview of what is coming from the company
in terms of its commitment to the Microsoft technology platform. The
integration paves the way for Telligent's next step, instant communication with
Microsoft Lync Server 2010.
"This new integration with SharePoint
2010 furthers our commitment to Microsoft and advances our vision of providing
game-changing people-centric collaboration," said Rob Howard, founder and CTO
"Our commitment to integration Microsoft
technologies helps companies achieve Community by leveraging their Microsoft
assets with Telligent," said Wendy Gibson, Telligent CMO. "The idea is to combine
innovative social tools with companies' investments in Microsoft and evolve
into a true community where employees feel free to collaborate and innovate."
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