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Jive Acquires Innovative Companies and Producteev

Jive Acquires Innovative Companies and Producteev

Talented Teams and Products Enhance Jive Platform With Real Time
Communications Technology and Social Task Management Capabilities

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jive Software, Inc.
(Nasdaq:JIVE), today announced the acquisitions of and Producteev,
two leading technology companies, which bring top talent, products and
technical innovation to Jive., a next generation real-time communication platform, allows people
to seamlessly and simply create video and chat connections instantly with
anyone around the world via a web browser. With, connecting with
people is as simple as clicking a link – making work interactions simple,
productive, effective and personal.

Producteev is a leader in cloud-based social task management with customers
around the world. Using Producteev, any team can collaborate on tasks and
manage work across any platform in seconds – including the desktop, email,
instant messenger and any mobile device. By bringing Producteev to the Jive
platform, people will have a powerful new way to turn collaborative work
streams into actions that can be assigned and tracked – transforming work
plans into real actions for increased productivity, accountability and

"As standalone applications and as part of the Jive platform, and
Producteev offer dynamic and powerful social communications tools to help
people deliver more business value to organizations," said Tony Zingale,
chairman and CEO of Jive. "We couldn't be more pleased to welcome these
talented teams to Jive, who will help us accelerate the innovation and power
of our platform for the benefit of our customers."

The key features of's application include:

  *real time, spontaneous group video meetings with screen-sharing and group
  *a platform that anyone can access instantly without sign ups or downloads
  *ability to be used across companies and across the world, anytime,

Producteev's key features include the ability to:

  *manage tasks from anywhere
  *collaborate on tasks and projects
  *get tasks out of email
  *easily schedule, assign, and prioritize tasks
  *track progress in real time

Jive will continue to offer and Producteev as stand alone
products, as well as integrate their services into the Jive platform. The
products and key features will be available on the Jive platform in 2013.

About Jive Software

Jive Software (Nasdaq:JIVE) is the world's leader in social business, bringing
social technology innovations to enterprises securely and at scale, changing
the way work gets done. The platform combines the power of big data,
enterprise integrations and social collaboration technologies. Millions of
people at the world's largest companies are using Jive-powered networks
internally and externally to transform their businesses. For a free trial of
Jive's next-generation social business platform, please visit

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