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An Open-Source Social Intranet

The Intranet Solution You Have Been Looking For

EchidNET is an open-source social Intranet solution packed with out-of-the-box features you need to solve your most common yet complex internal communication challenges. Customize EchidNET and enjoy team pages for collaboration, groups, commenting, liking and following, personalized activity streams, content editing, blogs, calendars, emergency alerts, and so much more.

Open-source, non-proprietary and license-free.

Build your Intranet faster and more affordably on the scalable and reliable open-source solution, EchidNET.

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Effective and targeted communication is the key to success for any social Intranet. With EchidNET, you can manage, produce and publish, with easy authoring and site administration tools.

  • News, articles, releases, blogs, and so much more

  • Global messaging notifications

  • Granular workflow and content governance

  • Light-weight document management

  • Customizable workflows

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Empower teams with tools that enable them to work from anywhere and to collaborate across multiple channels, sharing documents, having discussions and using a central hub. Stay organized, current and accessible.

  • Private and public collaboration spaces

  • Document and asset sharing

  • Forums for team discussions

  • Collect data with polls and webforms

  • Wikis and more

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Remove barriers to productivity and increase employee engagement.

  • Personalized dashboards and activity feeds

  • Social engagement tools - polls, forums, wikis, blogs, buy & sell

  • Events calendar with calendar and itinerary view

  • Employee recognition with gamification badges

  • Searchable staff directory with rich user profiles

  • Powerful and relevant search results - PDF, Word, video, and more.


Improve your internal efficiencies through these core components within the EchidNET solution:

  • Active Directory Integration

  • Single-Sign-On

  • Global Notification Alert System

  • Advanced search using Solr

    • Autocomplete

    • Facetted search results

    • “Did You Mean” functionality

  • Secure, Customizable Collaboration Groups with follow ability and space-specific search

  • A personalized dashboard with activity streams

  • Light-weight document management system

  • Workflow and Governance Management

  • Revision tracking

  • Personalized Calendars with grid/list view

  • Searchable Staff Directory (Active Directory-integrated)

  • Social Media Integration

  • Drag & Drop Design

  • Quick Polls

  • Staff Recognition, Badges (Gamification)

  • Discussion Forums

  • News & Announcements

  • Blogs

  • Canada Nuclear Labs Logo
  • Juilliard Logo
  • McGill University Health Centre Logo
  • Revera Logo
  • London Health Science Centre Logo
  • Goodlife Kids Foundation Logo
  • CHEO Research Institute Logo
  • Kingston General Hospital Logo
  • University of Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health logo
  • West Park Healthcare Centre Logo
  • Markham Stouffville Hospital Corporation Logo

Talk to an EchidNET specialist today!

EchidNET is developed and maintained by Digital Echidna.