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Microsoft Viva Engage Debuts as a Workplace Social Network

Microsoft Viva Engage is a workplace social media network with groups, posts, sharing, Communities, and stories.


At Inspire 2022, the company is launching a new expansion to the platform. The new service aims to increase relationships across an organisation, known as Microsoft Viva Engage.

In simplest terms, Microsoft Viva Engage is a workplace platform that allows employees to interact. It is similar to , allowing users to create posts and content, while others can react and offer comments.

There is also a Communities feature that allows smaller groups to host a private place to work on projects or just interact. Microsoft points out that these Communities can be anything, so do not need to be just about working on projects.

Stories are a major part of social media these days, and Microsoft is bringing them to the workplace. On Viva Engage, they will be at the top of page and is known as Storyline. Here you can see the popular posts from the network.

Available Now

Microsoft Viva Engage is making its debut today, available to people with the Yammer Communities app. It is also available to admins through the Teams Admin Center. It is possible to pin Viva Engage to the sidebar on Teams on the web and desktop.

If you are unfamiliar with Microsoft Viva, it is a new employee experience platform comprised of several components. underpins the Viva experience, which aims to provide a suite of tools across learning, resources, insights, knowledge, and communications.

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Luke Jones
Luke Jones
Luke has been writing about all things tech for more than five years. He is following Microsoft closely to bring you the latest news about Windows, Office, Azure, Skype, HoloLens and all the rest of their products.

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