Microsoft Viva overview
Microsoft Viva is an integrated employee experience platform built within Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams that gives you the ability to support connection, insight, purpose, and growth in your organization using your existing infrastructure.
Viva is easily customizable and extensible, accessible from anywhere you work, and supports several partner integrations to give you access to industry-leading apps in the natural flow of work.
Viva is an open and extensible platform. Partners and developers can use toolkits and APIs for supported Viva apps. To find out more, see the Microsoft Viva Developer Page.
As an integrated experience, administrators can use the centralized Microsoft 365 admin center experience to access guided setups for deploying Viva. Learn how to set up Microsoft Viva.
Learn which Microsoft Viva features are available across Microsoft 365 plans in the Microsoft Viva service description.
Microsoft Viva experiences
Connect employees with tools, news, and resources through this customizable app in Microsoft Teams.
Bring people together across the organization to connect with leaders, coworkers, and communities.
Improve employee productivity and well-being through data-driven insights and recommendations.
Empower leaders and managers to seek and act on feedback when it matters.
A "voice of the employee" solution helping organizations understand and improve employee engagement to drive business outcomes.
Use AI to automatically organize content and expertise across your systems and teams.
Bring enterprise learning into the flow of work by connecting content from your organization with other sources
Align teams and employees with your organization’s strategic goals and priorities.
Connect employees with tools, news, and resources in Microsoft Teams. Content is displayed on a dashboard and tailored to each individual based on their role, region, and interests.
Brings people together across the organization to connect with leaders, coworkers, and communities. It can also help people crowdsource answers and ideas, share their work and experience, and find belonging at work. The Viva Engage app integrates these experiences into Microsoft Teams and introduces new features including storyline and stories. These new features will also appear in the Viva Engage web, desktop and mobile apps, so no matter where an employee visits, they’ll see the same content and feature set.
Understand and improve employee engagement with this "voice of the employee" app. Organizations get immediate visibility into the employee experience with org-wide surveys and recommended actions to drive business outcomes. Questions and action plans are based on people science to guide employee listening and engagement programs that support the employee experience. Leaders and managers can view results to understand wins and opportunities, compare performance against benchmarks and receive personalized suggestions for learning courses, conversation starters, and other actions that support positive business outcomes.
Align teams to your organization’s strategic priorities, driving results and a thriving business. With Viva Goals, you can connect employees to your organization’s goals, stay aligned at scale, and drive business results to empower people and teams to understand their impact.
Improve productivity and wellbeing through data-driven, privacy-protected insights and recommendations. Viva Insights combines communications, knowledge, learning, resources, and insights into an employee experience that integrates seamlessly into the apps employees use every day, such as Microsoft Teams.
Bring enterprise learning into the flow of work by connecting content from your organization, Learning Management Systems, third-party providers, and Microsoft.
Empower leaders and managers to seek and act on feedback when it matters. Using research-backed templates, teams can quickly share their experience and suggestions, and reporting helps managers pinpoint what's working well and which areas to focus on over time.
Automatically organize content and expertise across your systems and teams into related topics, projects, products, processes, and customers. That content appears as topic pages and topic centers—created and updated by AI—that enables experts to cultivate and share knowledge with wiki-like simplicity. It also pops up as topic cards that deliver knowledge across Outlook, SharePoint, and Office.
Microsoft Viva supports several partner integrations to give you access to industry-leading apps in the natural flow of work. Here are the current partner integrations. New partners are being added on an ongoing basis, so check back for more.
Viva Learning: SAP SuccessFactors, Cornerstone OnDemand, Saba, Coursera, Skillsoft, Pluralsight, edX, Udemy, Go1, Infosec, Josh Bersin Academy and more
Viva Connections: Qualtrics, ServiceNow, UKG, Talentsoft, StandOut by ADP, Adobe Sign, Moveworks, Lifeworks, Limeade, Tribute, Blue Yonder, Zebra-Reflexis
Viva Insights: Qualtrics and Headspace
Viva Goals: This app has dozens of partner integrations. Find the latest list here.
The Viva solution center provides guidance to help understand, plan, and implement integrated Viva solutions. Here you'll find summaries of each Viva app, license requirements, how to plan and combine apps for greater impact, and more.