Microsoft will retire team collaboration platform GigJam in September 2017
Microsoft announced it will retire GigJam on September 22, 2017.
Currently in public preview, GigJam is a collaborative platform for designing ad hoc, cross-device, team-focused applications that tie together data and processes from other business systems. It was revealed in the summer of 2015 and quickly created a buzz due to its unique combination of capabilities and slick demonstrations that allowed for things like on-the-fly access control, simple mapping of data types, and collaborative tools.
Microsoft wrote in this week's announcement that the company has learned from the experience: