Spiceworks is enabling â€˜Social ITâ€™ by offering small-to-medium sized businesses (up to 1,000 employees) free network management software integrated with a rapidly growing Facebook-like community of IT professionals. As of September 2010, more than 1 million small business IT professionals worldwide use Spiceworks to collaborate and manage everything IT â€“ from cloud-based services to on-premise technology products. Currently, the Spiceworks user community supports 37 million workers, manages 63 million computers and devices, and spends nearly $200 billion annually on technology products and services.
It is the first business application to embed crowdsourcing and community collaboration features directly into an IT professional’s daily workflow.
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