Jive Expands Operations in Europe

                      Jive Expands Operations in Europe

  PR Newswire

  LONDON, Aug. 5, 2013

- Jive Software Announces Recruitment Drive Across NORDIC, BENELUX and
SOUTHERN EUROPEAN Regions

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jive Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: JIVE), today
announced that it's expanding its operations in Europe through a new presence
in NORDIC, BENELUX and FRANCE. As part of this expansion, Jive is opening
offices in Sweden, The Netherlands and Paris and hiring new employees in sales
and sales engineering. These new resources will support the increasing demand
for Jive's leading social enterprise platform in organizations across Europe.

Jive Software already works with several large multinational corporations in
Europe, including Bupa, Saint Gobain, Vodafone and Porsche.

Social collaboration software is a changing the way work gets done in
businesses across Europe. Jive's business solutions are helping companies
increase employee productivity by up to 15 percent and drive business value by
up to four percent incremental top-line value annually(i). Email applications
are expected to decline 6.5 percent year on year with enterprise social
software expected to rise 42.4 percent year on year according to IDG's
collaborative applications report(ii).

Jive will continue to invest in the European region as the rise of businesses
requiring collaborative software increases. Last year the company announced
more than 70 percent employee growth in Europe with Jive platforms integrated
in companies across the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain,
Portugal and Russia. Jive plans to further extend its European reach by
offering its platform in eight additional European languages in 2013.

David MacMillan, vice president of EMEA, Jive Software said: "This is a key
step in extending Jive's presence in Europe to support the growing demand for
our platform among organizations that wish to benefit from increased
productivity delivered by enterprise collaboration tools. In the next year, we
will constantly review the need for a larger footprint in Europe and deploy
more resources as required."

About Jive Software Jive Software ( JIVE ) is a leader in social business. Our
cloud-based collaboration platform connects employees, customers and partners
together – helping a company increase productivity by as much as 15%*
according to research performed by a top three global business consultancy
firm. By combining the power of cloud, mobile, big data and proprietary
collaboration technologies, Jive is transforming the way work gets done and
unleashing productivity, creativity and innovation for millions of people in
many of the world's largest companies. For a free trial of Jive's next
generation social business platform, please visit Try Jive .

For more information, please visit www.jivesoftware.com or the Jive News Blog
here .

* Source: Top three global business consultancy research; November 2012

(i) The Social Economy, Mckinsey 2012
http://www.jivesoftware.com/resources/whitepapers/get-mckinsey-report/

(ii) Worldwide Collaborative Applications IDC 2012-2016
http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=235279

Website: http://www.jivesoftware.com
Contact: Amanda Pires, Jive Software, +1 650-319-4428,
Amanda.pires@jivesoftware.com, or Laura Morris, Edelman for Jive Software, +44
(0) 20 3047 4000, Laura.Morris@Edelman.com
 
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