A Year After Microsoft Bought It, Yammer Nears 8M Users, Deeper MSFT Integration… And Klout

TechCrunch

One year to the day after Microsoft announced that it would acquire enterprise social networking tool Yammer for $1.2 billion, the pair are today publishing some updated usage numbers and news about a raft of new features to demonstrate that Yammer is on the up and up, and that Microsoft is riding the wave. This includes more subscribers, more people paying for the service and much tighter Microsoft integration — but also partnerships with companies outside of Microsoft’s walls, such as a new partnership with Klout, to enhance what users can do with Yammer.

The company says that in the last year, total subscribers are up 55 percent and are now approaching 8 million, with usage activity — that includes messages, and photo/file exchanges — doubling in that time. Yammer says that paid networks increased by 200 percent over last year, although it doesn’t give an indication as to how much…

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