Polyu yammer enterprise introduction (v.0.1)
Introduction to PolyU Yammer Enterprise
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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PolyU Yammer Enterprise
ITS NCS EMC
What is an Enterprise Social
Social networks focus on the
individual and allow you to
instantly connect and
communicate with people
from across the world
wherever you are.
ESNs focus on the
employee and allow you to
collaborate with people from
Different organizational functions sit in different systems (for example, Sales
sits in customer relationship management (CRM), Finance in enterprise
resource planning (ERP)). This often prevents employees from connecting with
Email silos the information shared between small groups of people, which are
typically those you work with on a daily basis. This prevents information sharing
across the organization.
Traditional systems do not allow you to tap into tribal knowledge or easily locate
expertise across the organization.
ESNs allow you to connect with anyone in
the organization, no matter what
department they are in or what business
application they use. They also enable you
to search conversations that have already
occurred, accessing others’ expertise and
Yammer Basic and
Yammer Basic (current usage) PolyU Yammer Enterprise
Free of charge Free for Office 365 subscribers
Use Yammer Proprietary Account with to login
(with @polyu.edu.hk as email domain)
Use Office 365 account to login (<NetID>@polyu.edu.hk) – For current staff ONLY
Public Social Network Enterprise Social Network with advance security, administration and integrations
Basic Social Networking Features > Bring the power of social networking to your company with conversations, user profiles, Inbox, feeds, and more.
Collaboration Features > Collaborate with anyone in your company by working in groups, sharing files, co-editing content and more.
Yammer Mobile > On-the-go access to Yammer with mobile applications for iOS, Android and Windows Phone.
Apps > Integrate business apps like Klout, Github and Zendesk with Yammer to boost engagement and productivity.
None PolyU version’s Yammer Usage Policy
No central administration
Admin Tools >Take control of your network with administrative tools like network configuration,
user account management, and more.
Network Level Apps and Integrations > Authorize and manage apps for your network. Access
advanced integrations like SharePoint, Single Sign-On, and Directory Sync.
None Support Services > Share content and ideas using OneDrive for Business and communities
Message Management > Administrator can delete “unwanted” messages and groups, with proper
• What is the browser supported Yammer?
• How to login Yammer?
• What is the first step after login Yammer?
• What is Yammer Policy?
What is the default group?
How to create group?
How to admin group?
How to discover related groups?
How to search groups?
How to send an announcement to group?
What is the group navigation panel?
How to post a messasge?
How to see who is online?
How to send private message?
How to share conversation?
How to select languages?
How to translate message?
What message are inside Inbox?
• How to upload and share a document?
• How to see recent changes on document?
• How to make notes in real-time?
• How to make a document offical and read-only?
5. Social Graph
What is contextual discovery?
How to find the right people within the groups?
How to search most related conversations, groups and files?
How to modify the personal profile?
• Reference: https://products.office.com/en/yammer/yammer-features?tab=GroupsV4
• Additional Feature highlight
• How to create a poll for group of people?
• How to add a App to your Yammer account?
• How to use in mobile phone (Andriod/iphone)?
• Limitation of our current Yammer Enterprise
• cannot setup External network
• cannot invite guest
• Yammer Now not available for Android
Feature to be release later
◦ Share Office 365 Video to yammer
◦ Yammer for Apple Watch