Microsoft’s Yammer and NewsGator’s future

MIAMI -- When NewsGator Technologies decided to play in the nascent enterprise social collaboration market a few years ago with a product that worked only with Microsoft's SharePoint, it was making a big

Published on: July 4th, 2012 Juan Carlos Perez

Microsoft buys Yammer for $1.2 billion

MIAMI -- Microsoft has agreed to acquire Yammer, a maker of cloud-based enterprise social networking (ESN) software, for US$1.2 billion in cash, a deal rumored to be in the works for the past

Published on: June 26th, 2012 Juan Carlos Perez

Is Microsoft about to acquire Yammer?

MIAMI -- If Microsoft buys Yammer, as unconfirmed press reports indicate, Susan Gautsch hopes the Yammer team won't lose the qualities she has appreciated in the several years her employer has been a

Published on: June 18th, 2012 Juan Carlos Perez