Jive Software Acquires Filtrbox

Jan 08, 2010

Social media developer Jive Software announced the acquisition of privately-held, social media monitoring firm Filtrbox. Filtrbox currently provides real-time monitoring of social media through its Filtrbox G2 solution, providing alerts about key developments along with analytics based on volume, sentiment, source, and medium. Jive plans to integrate Filtrbox's real-time monitoring software into its Jive Market Engagement solution, giving a broad subset of clients access to Filtrbox's features, which also include collaboration capabilities and a scalable architecture. The financial details of the acquisition have not been disclosed.

(www.jivesoftware.com; www.filtrbox.com)