An Award-winning Approach to Social Software “Saba is … a Challenger because of its strong financial position, large global enterprise and public-sector customer base and product road maps”. “Saba has put together a comprehensive offering … by combining the strength of … real-time online collaboration and conferencing with asynchronous collaboration and business networking … in a unified collaboration offering.” – Saba moves up to be positioned a Challenger in the Gartner Social Software Magic Quadrant 2011 and the leading Visionary in the Garter Web Conferencing MQ 2010 “Saba wins the 2011 Enterprise 2.0 Launch Pad, the venue for the most innovative Enterprise 2.0 solutions.” – TechWeb, producers of the Enterprise 2.0 conference, the Web 2.0 Expo and InformationWeek Magazine “Saba now has by far the most complete and modern collaborative environment on the market. This new solution truly integrates all the social learning, social networking, and collaboration features you could think of— all into the Saba People platform.” - – Josh Bersin, Bersin & Associates Saba Social received the 2011 Bersin Learning Leaders Award for Vendor Innovation “Saba won the 2011 Stevie People’s Choice – Best Software as a Service.” – The coveted Stevie Award honors and generates public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide
Enterprise 2.0 Launch Pad Award“ Saba Wins 2011 Launch Pad Award at Enterprise 2.0 Launch Pad, part of the Enterprise 2.0 Conference program, is a live public forum created for unveiling new social tools within the enterprise. Saba Social Learnings powerful combination of innovative social learning and mobile delivery, with more traditional learning, enables a transformative workplace that accelerates employee development and engagement, increases performance and reduces content development cost, all while creating a more interactive environment. ”
Favorite New Software as a Service“ Saba Wins 2011 Stevie® Award for Favorite New Software as a Service At the 9th annual 2011 American Business Awards Saba received the coveted Peoples Choice Stevie Award for "Favorite New Software as a Service". In winning the Peoples Choice Award, Saba joined an elite list of winners including: Apple (iPhone 4 for "Favorite New Smartphone") and Motorola ” (Xoom for "Favorite New Tablet").
Best Advance in Social Learning Technology“ Saba Awarded Medal from Brandon Hall for "Best Advance in Social Learning Technology With the launch of it’s (social platform) in March of this year, Saba has taken learning to a whole different level. By combining Sabas award-winning Learning Management System with 2.0 technologies, such as social networking and groups, organizations can now give their people a structured and unstructured learning experience within a collaborative environment. ”
Vendor Innovation Award 2 years in a row: 2008 & 2009“ Saba Receives Vendor Innovation Award Saba’s social software platform was recognized by Bersin & Associates for its rich features and functionally that power communities of practice, increase collaboration throughout the extended enterprise and drive innovation and ideation within the organization. The Vendor Innovation award recognizes companies with innovative solutions for the learning and talent management markets that have delivered significant business value for customers. ”
Enterprise Social Software Press & Analyst Feedback
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ “This product offering is really revolutionary. Saba now has by far the most complete and modern collaborative environment on the market.” – Josh Bersin ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ “Saba… adds another feather to its cap with *Saba Social+.” ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ Where other enterprise social networks start in sales and marketing, Saba Software starts with people- centric functions ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ One of Saba’s leading platforms, the Saba People Cloud, has helped organizations all around the world drive better business performance by helping them accelerate innovation by tapping into social and mobile capabilities to engage and connect employees to the right people, information, and ideas throughout the people network to drive new innovation and ” faster time to market.
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ The Saba People Cloud approach is not about one particular way of running an enterprise, i.e. top down or social (bottom up). It is rather about transforming the workplace fundamentally so that even while the formal top-down strategic goals are being achieved, companies can use enterprise social networking infused throughout the process to get better grassroots motivation, engagement, and continuous ” feedback and performance improvement.
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ The new platform can actually replace the outdated and archaic email platforms and will allow workers to get stuff done faster by providing searchable aggregated information and multiple communications tools – Zeus Kerravala, SVP Enterprise Research, The Yankee Group ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ …weve been expecting to see software companies like Oracle and SAP integrating communications with their suites. For the most part, such developments have been slow to emerge. Sabas announcement may be the shot across the bow. – Eric Krapf Co-chair VoiceCon & Editor, NoJitter ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ Saba may have the inside track in some cases because it already supplies learning or human- resources products. – Stephen Lawson, Senior Correspondent, IDG ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ Larger rivals within the collaboration space such as IBM, Microsoft, and Cisco have lately undertaken similar efforts to combine Web conferencing and social networking functionality. These efforts, however, do not match Sabas bundling/packaging efforts with Saba Collaboration Suite in terms of delivering a unified solution that can run across both private and ” public cloud configurations. – Brad Shimmin
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ From ‘Building the Killer Desktop’… Importantly, [Saba Social] can be extended to customer and partner groups as well, enabling secure collaboration and resource sharing. – Eric Linask, Group Editorial Director, Internet Telephony Magazine ”
Enterprise Social Software from Saba Press and Analyst Feedback“ “Now, social networking, in one form or another, has been taking hold in the enterprise for at least a couple of years now, but Saba has taken a more structured approach.” – Ted Stevenson, Enterprise VoIPPlanet ”