Incentive is a server software for real-time social collaboration with streams, wikis and blogs - which means that all data is safe and secure within you own server.
For those of you who want to use Incentive in a cloud environment, we can now offer Incentive on Windows Azure, Microsoft's highly esteemed cloud solution for big and small companies.
What do I need?
To install Incentive on Windows Azure you need an Azure account. Normally you get a 3 month free period to try out the functionality. Read more about Azure and the trial period at: https://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/pricing/free-trial/
How much is Incentive?
Incentive is free for up to 3 users, which is default when you install it. For additional users - please see our pricing model. Support and upgrades for the first 12 months is included and after that optional.
Is that it?
Yes, that's it. Windows Azure offers a server environment in the cloud so that you do not have to install Incentive on your own server, if you don't want to.
1. Get a trial account on Windows Azure, or use your current account if you're already a customer.
2. Click "New website" and "From Gallery" and look for Incentive. Install it.
Incentive is a leading provider of a complete, socially powered enterprise collaboration platform for mid-market organizations and enterprise teams that want to achieve improved profitability, increased efficiency and accelerated business results. With an easy-to-use interface, Incentive’s platform enables businesses to capture, collaborate and secure knowledge all in one place by tapping the power of their employees – the collective brain trust – to be better, stronger and faster than their competitors. Designed for organizations using Microsoft apps, architecture and services, Incentive allows users to take advantage of existing workflow apps, storage systems, and document management tools such as SharePoint in one central location, with single sign on and intelligent search. Its features include wikis, blogs, micro blogging, document collaboration, file sharing, instant messaging, video conversations, social behavior UX and API-based platform for app development. Founded in 2008, Incentive has helped thousands of customers worldwide accelerate positive business outcomes through improved collaboration and communication. The company has headquarters in Los Angeles and Malmo, Sweden. For more information visit www.incentive-inc.com and follow on Twitter @IncentiveInc