Aurea and Jive

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Jive Software Enters into Definitive Agreement to Become Part of the Aurea Family of Companies for $462 Million in Cash

CAMPBELL, Calif., May 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Jive Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: JIVE), today announced that ESW Capital, LLC, through its affiliate Wave Systems, is acquiring Jive and that Jive will become a part of the Aurea family of companies. The transaction is valued at $462 million.

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A Message from CEO Scott Brighton

Aurea’s mission as a company is to help large global enterprises create transformative experiences for their end customers. From Disney in their theme parks to British Airways on their airplanes, Aurea technology powers their most important customer experiences. With the addition of Jive, Aurea is seeking to make employee and customer engagement and collaboration a key pillar of our customer experience vision.

We believe Aurea clients that are engaged in improving customer experience will embrace the focus on employee engagement, and Jive clients focused on employee engagement will leverage Aurea technology to extend that transformation to their customers. We look forward to achieving great success with Jive.

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Aurea has developed a strong track record of successfully integrating and strengthening enterprise software companies. The Aurea operating model – revitalizing products and focusing on installed base client success as the basis for growth – has been the enabler of dramatic success at 10+ software companies.

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