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Salesforce, Box and Yammer walk into a Gartner conference...See what happens next

by Larry Cannell  |  September 18, 2014

Steve Gillmor, Chris Yeh and Adam Pisoni joined me for a lively discussion about mobile-first, interoperability, freemium, the future of the market and the unpredictability of cloud services at this...

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The Video of our “Social Software Smackdown: Yammer Versus Box Versus Salesforce” is Now Available Online

by Larry Cannell  |  August 15, 2014

This week at our Catalyst Conference in San Diego, I hosted our first ever “Social Software Smackdown,” a panel discussion among Chris Yeh (Box), Steve Gillmor ( and Adam Pisoni...

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My Top Three Social Software Sessions from SharePoint Conference 2014

by Larry Cannell  |  March 18, 2014

Although I did not attend this year's SharePoint Conference, I spent (far too much) time over the weekend going through many of the slides and videos from the conference, which are now...

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One More Stop Before the End of the SharePoint On Prem Line

by Jeffrey Mann  |  March 4, 2014

In October, I published a provocative research note entitled Maverick* Research: Should Microsoft Kill SharePoint? It may have been provocative at the time, but announcements from this year's SharePoint Conference show that at...

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Five Things We've Learned About Office and SharePoint Since Microsoft Acquired Yammer

by Larry Cannell  |  January 28, 2014

It's been 18 months since Microsoft completed its acquisition of Yammer and a little over a year (about 14 months) since the company shared details of their plans at the 2012 SharePoint...

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Microsoft is Running Two Office Trains

by Larry Cannell  |  April 23, 2013

Microsoft is accelerating the development of Office (at least, the development of Office 365). That is the overall tone of a recent article by Mary Jo Foley ("How Microsoft is...

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Will Yammer Replace SharePoint’s Newsfeed?

by Larry Cannell  |  March 29, 2013

Last week Microsoft posted a blog highlighting their progress in integrating Yammer with SharePoint and Office 365. What I found most interesting is how widely this update was reported as...

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Microsoft's First Steps Towards Integrating Yammer with SharePoint 2013 and Office 365

by Larry Cannell  |  March 21, 2013

Yesterday Microsoft posted an update on their progress towards integrating Yammer with SharePoint 2013 and Office 365. I'm traveling this week, but I still wanted to share my thoughts. This...

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Webinar: What's New in SharePoint 2013 and Yammer for Social Software

by Larry Cannell  |  March 8, 2013

Please join me on Thursday, March 14 for a webinar discussing SharePoint 2013 and Yammer. Microsoft launched SharePoint 2013 with new social software features just months after acquiring the cloud-based...

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What I Will Be Looking For at the SharePoint Conference

by Larry Cannell  |  November 9, 2012

Next week Microsoft will be unveiling details behind SharePoint 2013. My primary interest is in improvements in SharePoint’s social software capabilities. However, Microsoft’s recent acquisition of Yammer leaves questions about...

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