Jive Software, Inc. provides a social business software platform to businesses, government agencies, and other enterprises. Its Jive Engage Platform enables collaboration across two principal communities and employees within the enterprise, and customers and partners outside the enterprise. The company’s Jive Engage Platform is used as a communications tool and collaborative workspace that supports and enhances knowledge sharing, facilitates communication within and across organizational boundaries, and enables individuals to work together to achieve common business goals. Its platform allows customers and partners of the enterprise to connect socially with one another, as well as with the enterprise, in a structured online community that enables users to ask questions, post answers, and communicate about a product or particular issue. The company’s solution also taps into the social Web by integrating relevant content and connections across the social networking landscape, enabling enterprises to enhance their interactions with customers, leverage feedback to deliver improved products and services, and respond quickly to market opportunities. In addition, it provides Jive What Matters, a user interface to track, consume, manage, and filter critical business information, communications, and actions; Jive Apps Market, a secure market of business applications that are integrated to and accessed from within the Jive Engage Platform; and professional, support, and training services. The company sells its products and solutions through direct sales organization, resellers, outsourcing vendors, and system integrators. It serves customers in various industries, including consulting services, education, financial services, healthcare, life sciences, manufacturing, retail, telecommunications, and technology in the United States, South America, and Europe. Jive Software, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.