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Office 365 integrated with Yammer delivers a comprehensive collaboration solution that includes enterprise social, email, real-time collaboration, and file sync and share.


  • Yammer continues to track the essence, principles, and style of various popular consumer-oriented social networks.
  • Going forward, Yammer will use the Office 365 Groups service to improve the product experience and drive innovative use of the Office 365 platform.
  • The acquisition of LinkedIn provides Microsoft with an opportunity to redefine the way that business professionals work together in an Internet-based, networked economy.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the strengths and weaknesses of Microsoft Yammer.
  • Examines how Yammer embraces the essence, principles, and style of consumer-oriented social networks.
  • Considers how Yammer scales across enterprise dimensions.
  • Explores the opportunities and threats facing Microsoft as it competes in the enterprise social networking and business collaboration market.

Key questions answered

  • Why consider Yammer?
  • What are the primary strengths and weaknesses of Yammer?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Key messages
  • Ovum view

Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why consider Yammer?

SWOT analysis

  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses
  • Opportunities
  • Threats

Data sheet

  • Key facts about the solution


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

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