HiveLive Launches Social-Networking Platform

HiveLive, a publisher of Web-based social-networking software platforms, announced Monday that it has released a community platform that integrates social networks with information networks. The Boulder, Colo.-based business explained that its LiveConnect Community Platform allows businesses to create online enterprise communities for customers, employees, business partners and their shared relationships and knowledge. HiveLive uses Web 2.0 software building blocks which allow its users to create their own social networking web sites; the firm is backed by Aeneas Ventures.