Messaging & Online Collaboration: Socialcast Is Twitter for the Enterprise

 
 
By Jim Rapoza  |  Posted 2009-05-08
 
 
 

Socialcast Is Twitter for the Enterprise

Socialcast Is Twitter for the Enterprise

Socialcast Is Twitter for the Enterprise

Activity Stream

The Socialcast Activity Stream provides a Twitter-like status feed for workers (similar to the news feed in Facebook).

Activity Stream

Microblogging Capabilities

While Twitter can often seem like a waste of time for most businesses, the idea behind the microblogging capabilities in Socialcast is to allow employees to collaborate and reach out to co-workers while cutting down on large e-mail threads.

Microblogging Capabilities

Customized Categories

Socialcast updates can be sorted based on things like questions and ideas. Updates can be sorted into customized categories and can have files attached to them.

Customized Categories

Updates on Colleagues

Simple social networking features in Socialcast let employees view details about co-workers and choose whether to follow the updates and messages from those colleagues.

Updates on Colleagues

Q&A

If a post in Socialcast ends in a question mark, it is automatically categorized as a question in the system, making it possible to sort and track all outstanding questions.

Q&A

Basic Analytics

Very basic analytics make it possible for administrators to have a simple understanding of how employees are using the Socialcast system.

Basic Analytics

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