tibbr Brings Next-Generation Social Collaboration to Microsoft SharePoint

New tibbr Plug-In Also Embeds Social Experience for Microsoft Outlook Users

Palo Alto, CA


23 June, 2014


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX), a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software, today announced its latest tibbr® integration with Microsoft SharePoint® software. Now, users of Microsoft SharePoint can leverage market-leading social collaboration functionality directly within SharePoint. Also announced today, tibbr now works with Microsoft Outlook® software, where users will gain seamless access to fluid social collaboration directly from a leading business email client.

Users of SharePoint are now being advised to make the move to cloud-based offerings, leaving many businesses to weigh options for preserving legacy investments and adhering to security demands. tibbr is available on-premises and in the cloud for these businesses, with a deep integration into SharePoint that allows them to leverage existing investments while gaining seamless collaboration capabilities.

Additional features include:

  • Richer employee profiles
  • Intuitive and personalized newsfeed
  • Embedded collaboration for Team Sites
  • Improved document-based sharing and commenting
  • Immediate mobile access for users

"TIBCO is committed to delivering best-of-breed social collaboration functionality to all users in the enterprise, whether that be through our native interfaces or embedded in leading business applications," said Leandro Perez, director of product marketing, TIBCO. "Microsoft SharePoint and Outlook have significant footprints in the enterprise. We see a great opportunity to bring the benefits of tibbr to those users seamlessly in the applications they already use – be it in the cloud or on-premises."

Business users also now gain the ability to interact with tibbr directly from Microsoft Outlook®, integrating social collaboration seamlessly into an interface where so much daily work happens. Users will now be able to participate in tibbr conversations, drag and drop emails directly into tibbr, and improve group collaboration.

About tibbr

With millions of paid users in more than 100 countries, tibbr is the enterprise social networking platform that is revolutionizing the way we work, collaborate, learn and share. tibbr connects people, applications and data in context in an entirely personal way. tibbr brings together what matters — to individuals or groups — to get work done better, faster. It's an open, intensely flexible platform that can be delivered on-premise or in the cloud. Learn more about tibbr at www.tibbr.com.


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software. Whether it's optimizing inventory, cross-selling products, or averting crisis before it happens, TIBCO uniquely delivers the Two-Second Advantage® – the ability to capture the right information at the right time and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. With a broad mix of innovative products and services, TIBCO is the strategic technology partner trusted by businesses around the world. Learn more about TIBCO at www.tibco.com.

TIBCO, TIBCO Software, tibbr, and Two-Second Advantage are trademarks or registered trademarks of TIBCO Software Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries. Microsoft, SharePoint and Outlook are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

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Lloyd Berry

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