Compare Jive vs. Slack

Jive is ranked 18th in Enterprise Social Software with 1 review while Slack is ranked 5th in Enterprise Social Software with 7 reviews. Jive is rated 8.0, while Slack is rated 8.8. The top reviewer of Jive writes "A flexible solution that improves our administrative efficiency". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Slack writes "Real-time collaboration and simultaneous document editing increases team productivity". Jive is most compared with SharePoint, Atlassian Confluence and Yammer, whereas Slack is most compared with Symphony, SharePoint and Atlassian Confluence.
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Pros
We are able to handle more than one hundred POs at any given time with their shipping docs and info, with only one person in charge.

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Slack is a powerpack bundle of features that help small or large organizations to handle teams and their tasks.Its intuitive design makes it easy to use and understand, hence we do not have a need to spend much on educating our teams.Overall, it is a good idea as it works better than most solutions out there.It has definitively made an improvement on our productivity. Information does not got lost in hundreds of less important messages.Its integration with different apps is a great feature.

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Cons
The search engine could be improved and also provide some kind of indexing.

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I would like to see the social sharing of blogs, announcements, or other news directly from the message corner.The only area of concern that I have is with the inability to preview received documents without having to download them first.The mobile app needs improvement. It consistently misses notifications.Notifications are not as good as they could be (especially for mobile).Slack could add additional and better integrations.

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1,255
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863
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1
Average Words per Review
111
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8.0
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6,471
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5,148
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7
Average Words per Review
213
Avg. Rating
8.9
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Also Known As
Clearspace, Jive SBS, Jive Engage, Jive-x, Jive-n
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Overview

The workplace has changed. It has become more mobile, and has become a place where communication and collaboration across all spheres of the business is key to success. This is where Jive comes in with its cutting-edge mobile portal, its enterprise social network, and its integrative platform that is compatible with current infrastructure and modern cloud applications.

As a portal, Jive brings colleagues, content, and current news straight to your desktop or mobile device at the touch of your fingertips. The enterprise social software aspect of Jive connects business colleagues as never-before across geographical locations and throughout the organizational structure. The Jive platform is completely flexible and integrative, and will seamlessly integrate with current systems such as SharePoint and CRM tools, as well as cloud apps like Google Drive and Okta

Slack is where work happens. It’s a digital workspace that powers your organization — all the pieces and the people — so you can get things done.

Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It's real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.

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Sample Customers
Eloqua, Hitachi Data Systems,T-Mobile, UBM, Thomson-Reuters, Groupon, Nike, Cisco, and others.Strava, The New York Times, Spotify, Blue Bottle Coffee Company, Eventbrite, Box, Circa, Stripe
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Marketing Services Firm33%
Software R&D Company13%
Financial Services Firm13%
Energy/Utilities Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company24%
Comms Service Provider15%
Media Company9%
Financial Services Firm8%
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