TIBCO Named a Leader in Gartner’s 2014 Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace

Gartner Recognizes TIBCO as a Leader for its Workplace Collaboration Platform, tibbr

Palo Alto, CA


19 September, 2014


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced it has been named to the Leaders' quadrant in the 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace for its workplace collaboration platform, tibbr®. Vendors were evaluated based on their completeness of vision and ability to execute.

"It takes an acute understanding of today's enterprise to build an effective collaboration platform that brings people together to fundamentally improve daily business processes across all departments," said Leandro Perez, director, product marketing, TIBCO. "We are thrilled to be recognized by Gartner, a respected analyst firm, as a leader in social software in the workplace for our execution on this vision. We will continue our focus on scaling our vision of empowering employees and teams across the globe with a better way to collaborate."

According to Gartner, "Social software can be used in very purposeful ways to get work done, handle exceptions, and make decisions. It can even augment physical environments. Business benefits from using social software result from improved communications, the ability to influence behavior, and the opportunity to gain insights into specific activities around which social interaction occurs."

A complimentary copy of the report, "2014 Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace" is available here:

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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


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