{"__v":0,"_id":"58af385c4e33a30f0054f4b6","initVersion":{"_id":"545137a814af501a00b50cfc","version":"1.0"},"project":"545137a814af501a00b50cf9","user":{"_id":"5638f69b22afbc0d001f23c1","username":"","name":"Yammer Platform DL"},"createdAt":"2017-02-23T19:30:36.957Z","changelog":[],"body":"**Tell us a little about Process Street and what your Yammer app does.** \n[Process Street](https://www.process.st/) is a platform for teams to create, track and automate workflows. We have a free plan that lets users build out 5 workflows. Our “Process Street” Yammer app lets teams track their workflow activity directly in Yammer. When the app suggests other Yammer users to invite, the suggestions are based on the colleagues whom the user interacts with most in Yammer.  \n \n**Which Yammer features have been most useful?** \nThe best “experience improver” for our product has been the ability to suggest other team members – we use this both within the invite flow and to help users assign members to tasks/workflows.  The Yammer REST API features we primarily use are: \n\n  *   ***** [autocomplete/ranked.json](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/autocompleteranked): This endpoint allows us to suggest a list of relevant users to invite based on a partial name. An added bonus is that if a user is invited this way, we can import their photo and name, to save them time getting setup in Process Street.   \n\n  *   ***** [activity.json](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/writing-activity): We used this endpoint to keep Yammer users up to date with their Process Street workflow activity. It helpfully appears in their Yammer activity feed. \n\n  *   ***** [messages.json](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/messages-json-post): This endpoint allowed us to easily sync Process Street comments and attachments to related Yammer groups.\n\nAlso, our users love that they are able to see everything in one place. This is possible because the Yammer REST API enables us to post Process Street content within Yammer’s UI (web and mobile) where our users are already spending their time.  \n \n**Dev resources are tight for any company. Why did you decide to integrate with Yammer?** \nLots of our customers use Yammer and want to be able to see all their activity in the same place. We also know Yammer has a large number of customers whom we want to target in the future, so aligning with Yammer was (and is) important.  \n \n**Process Street for Yammer users has been around for a few years. Can you share any results?**  \nThere are a number of large teams using Yammer with Process Street, including Harvey Nicholas (a large British department store) and IIH Nordic, a creative agency with offices in Denmark, Sweden and Norway. They have been using Process Street with Yammer to keep their multiple store and office locations in sync.  \n \n**Any technical or marketing advice to share with developers who are new to the Yammer platform?** \nWe found that users that are coming from Yammer love to see how our product can work with Yammer and the rest of the Microsoft stack. Plus, having the Yammer “login” button on the login page really saves people time compared to other services.  \n \n**Other advice or final points?** \nYammer is a great platform to integrate with, from both a functionality and marketing perspective. It has helped us close and retain a number of large deals and I believe it will continue to do so moving forward.  \n\n*Note from the Yammer Platform Team: To help you decide about creating or updating a Yammer app, we post interviews with successful Yammer client app developers. Want to share your story too? <a href=\"mailto:yamapped@Microsoft.com?subject=Partner Stories\">Send us a note.</a>*","slug":"partner-qa-process-streets-cto-cameron-mckay","title":"Partner Q&A: Process Street’s CTO, Cameron McKay"}

Partner Q&A: Process Street’s CTO, Cameron McKay


**Tell us a little about Process Street and what your Yammer app does.** [Process Street](https://www.process.st/) is a platform for teams to create, track and automate workflows. We have a free plan that lets users build out 5 workflows. Our “Process Street” Yammer app lets teams track their workflow activity directly in Yammer. When the app suggests other Yammer users to invite, the suggestions are based on the colleagues whom the user interacts with most in Yammer.  **Which Yammer features have been most useful?** The best “experience improver” for our product has been the ability to suggest other team members – we use this both within the invite flow and to help users assign members to tasks/workflows. The Yammer REST API features we primarily use are: * ***** [autocomplete/ranked.json](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/autocompleteranked): This endpoint allows us to suggest a list of relevant users to invite based on a partial name. An added bonus is that if a user is invited this way, we can import their photo and name, to save them time getting setup in Process Street. * ***** [activity.json](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/writing-activity): We used this endpoint to keep Yammer users up to date with their Process Street workflow activity. It helpfully appears in their Yammer activity feed. * ***** [messages.json](https://developer.yammer.com/docs/messages-json-post): This endpoint allowed us to easily sync Process Street comments and attachments to related Yammer groups. Also, our users love that they are able to see everything in one place. This is possible because the Yammer REST API enables us to post Process Street content within Yammer’s UI (web and mobile) where our users are already spending their time. **Dev resources are tight for any company. Why did you decide to integrate with Yammer?** Lots of our customers use Yammer and want to be able to see all their activity in the same place. We also know Yammer has a large number of customers whom we want to target in the future, so aligning with Yammer was (and is) important.  **Process Street for Yammer users has been around for a few years. Can you share any results?** There are a number of large teams using Yammer with Process Street, including Harvey Nicholas (a large British department store) and IIH Nordic, a creative agency with offices in Denmark, Sweden and Norway. They have been using Process Street with Yammer to keep their multiple store and office locations in sync.  **Any technical or marketing advice to share with developers who are new to the Yammer platform?** We found that users that are coming from Yammer love to see how our product can work with Yammer and the rest of the Microsoft stack. Plus, having the Yammer “login” button on the login page really saves people time compared to other services.  **Other advice or final points?** Yammer is a great platform to integrate with, from both a functionality and marketing perspective. It has helped us close and retain a number of large deals and I believe it will continue to do so moving forward.  *Note from the Yammer Platform Team: To help you decide about creating or updating a Yammer app, we post interviews with successful Yammer client app developers. Want to share your story too? <a href="mailto:yamapped@Microsoft.com?subject=Partner Stories">Send us a note.</a>*