NewsGator Updates Social Sites

Denver-based NewsGator disclosed Thursday that the firm has upgraded the firm's Social Sites software, the firm's social networking software for Microsoft Sharepoint Server. According to NewsGator, the newly updated Social Sites 2.7 software includes a new feature for capturing employee suggestions, Social Sites Ideas. The firm said the new feature is aimed at helping companies improve gain ideas for product development, cost reduction programs, business process improvements, customer service enhancements, and more. Other new feature include email digests, and graphs of a user's social network.