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At Brightidea we are all about interconnectedness of the cloud. Our job is to make sure there
is a simple, effective way to operate across platforms to increase the effectiveness of your innovation program.

With simple setup and connectivity, Brightidea can be anywhere your employees and customers are, so ideas are captured and routed to where innovation is needed most in the business.

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Social Platforms


Innovate more productively by uniting the power of social innovation and corporate content management on one ...
central platform. With Brightidea's 2011 SharePoint release, companies can leverage the full synergy of Brightidea's unique social innovation application and SharePoint, today's leading content management platform. Combine SharePoint's document management and enterprise search capabilities with Brightidea's best-in-class tools to collect and collaborate on ideas.

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Yammer provides secure enterprise social networks where employees can easily communicate, collaborate ...
and view coworkers' projects. Together Brightidea and Yammer expand capabilities of each system as both ideas submitted into Brightidea appear in the Yammer Activity Stream and users can vote on ideas directly from Yammer. Try out this seamless integration for increased visibility of innovation activity across platform.

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The Jive platform is a leading social business software that can engage employees and customers in internal and ...
external communities for interactive social networks where they can communicate and work efficiently. Jive also captures the social web by tracking the Facebook, Twitter, and other social media activity from participants within your community. Using Brightidea for Jive, users can now see Brightidea ideas within a Jive Community Portal and post new ideas, comment on existing ideas, and vote on ideas they like... all without leaving Jive.

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Brightidea for Facebook enables you to get more out of Facebook than just "Likes": Engaged fans, loyal ...
customers. Turn engaged fans into brand advocates and product evangelists. Gather deep insights from current and future customers. Collect your customers' ideas and feedback in a low-barrier, fun environment with virally growing innovation communities. Spread the word through friends' networks and social media buzz....

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Process and Portfolio Management


Managing a full Application Lifecycle requires robust tools. Rally combined with Brightidea gives an organization a ...
complete end-to-end tool for collecting new product ideas and feature enhancement requirements, creating new user stories within Rally, and providing a total view into a PLM/ALM environment.

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JIRA from Atlassian is a project tracking tool that allows development teams to build software and ...
comprehensively monitor their progress. Using Brightidea as a social front end of JIRA's product requirements backlog allows Product Managers bring the voice of the customer into their product development process. The Brightidea Connector for JIRA provides the ability to create a JIRA ticket from a Brightidea idea. All relevant information is ported over including Idea Title, Idea Description, Tags, Submitters, Comments, Votes, and any Attachments. The Connector maintains a bi-directional sync so that any JIRA comments and automatically reflected back to Brightidea and vice versa.

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IBM's Rational Focal Point is a portfolio management software that allows executives and teams to gather analytics, ...
develop visuals, and prioritize data to deliver business, customer, and market value. Focal Point streamlines the decision-making process by organizing data from numerous sources into one place for rapid development in congruence with financial and market needs. The Brightidea for Rational FocalPoint integration allows organizations with IBM infrastructures to extend their reach by providing a simple Brightidea interface to their Rational FocalPoint requirements management system.

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Planview's Portfolio Management is an integrated enterprise planning and execution system helps your ...
company balance strategic portfolios with comprehensive data tracking, analysis, and audit capabilities that increase efficiency throughout various departments. Brightidea's integration seamlessly transfers actionable ideas and proposals over to Planview for full project management capability providing greater visibility and command of various portfolios.

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Analytics & Reporting


QlikView is a robust in-memory business intelligence tool designed for very fast and highly customized ...
analytics of your Brightidea System. Dashboards and Reports can be configured on the fly and the in-memory Qlikview engine provides extremely fast decision making on large amounts of data. Qlikview for Brightidea is recommended for organizations who need adhoc, highly customized reporting and analytics.

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GoodData offers a collaborative and customizable way to visualize your company's data in a dashboard, create ...
comprehensive reports, arrange metrics, and perform analysis. Using prebuilt templates, GoodData for Brightidea accelerates an organization's innovation metrics and reporting by "automatically" loading a Brightidea system's data into a GoodData Dashboard for a simple and elegant view into the latest key innovation metrics. Additional customization of the GoodData Dashboard is quick and easy. This is the fastest way possible to get visibility into your Brightidea Innovation Pipeline.

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Pervasive's platform makes it easy for an organization to extend and integrate into multiple social applications ...
using prebuilt Pervasive connectors. The Pervasive Connector for Brightidea allows organizations to extend their Brightidea public campaigns to Twitter, resulting in higher levels of participation and engagement across platforms. Each new ideas submitted into Brightidea is given a unique twitter hashtag of which participants can tweet the idea and follow activity on the social web. In addition, Twitter users can use to simply add comments an idea in Brightidea using the hashtag without leaving their Twitter profile. See GE's Healthymagination for a great example.

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Organizations can finally connect helpdesk with product management. So often end users submit new product ...
features into a helpdesk system with little or no follow up on their ideas. With Brightidea for Zendesk, new features can be sent to Brightidea and routed to product development instead of getting lost in the helpdesk support system. Brightidea for Zendesk offers a simple, elegant way to bring the voice of the customer into the product development lifecycle. Learn more »
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