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"I don't know about the pricing. Now that Microsoft has bought Yammer, it should be a part of our subscriptions for Office 365."
Chatter is a part of the sales cloud service that SalesForce1 provides for businesses looking to optimize their efficiency by transferring most or all of their data onto a cloud server. Chatter is the social media platform aspect of this service. It has many functions, including the capability to post comments as status updates for others to view, a news feed to receive these updates immediately, user profiles, and groups.
Chatter is used widely to cut out the kind of inefficiencies that come from having a sprawling network of team members and locations for data that frequently never come together despite the fact that they are a9ll needed for the same project. With this service, team members are able to share,collaborate, and discuss ideas about their project, tweak each others progress, and create a more productive work force overall.
Yammer is an enterprise social network that allows employees,managers, executives, teams and different office branches to engage,collaborate and innovate over one interactive virtual network.
Yammer creates a social workplace that drives innovationthrough the sharing of ideas and business intelligence, boosts productivity inteams and projects, and encourages communication and connectivity betweenemployees, no matter where they are located.
Chatter is ranked 12th in Enterprise Social Software while Yammer is ranked 6th in Enterprise Social Software with 2 reviews. Chatter is rated 0.0, while Yammer is rated 5.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Yammer writes "Simple setup but it adds to the complexity of using existing tools ". Chatter is most compared with Microsoft Teams, Slack and Jive, whereas Yammer is most compared with Workplace by Facebook, SharePoint, Interact Intranet, HCL Connections and Atlassian Confluence.
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