Cloud HR software
- May 15, 2020
The newly released tool is designed to give HR managers more ability to run their own analytics and merge employee data with finance data in new ways.
- May 13, 2020
Following its acquisition of Saba Software, Cornerstone OnDemand is appointing Saba's CEO, Phil Saunders, as its new leader. Product integrations are planned.
- March 16, 2020
The HR tech market, which has some 3,000 VC-funded firms, may see big impacts from the new coronavirus. That will depend on how long the crisis lasts and if it triggers a downturn.
- February 28, 2020
The coronavirus is having an impact on Workday, prompting cancellation of a sales meeting in Orlando and placing a greater reliance on its use of virtualization technology.
- February 20, 2020
Kronos Inc. and Ultimate Software are being merged by their private equity owner into a new, yet unnamed, entity. How this will affect employees and customers remains to be seen.
- February 04, 2020
The coronavirus is making pandemic planning a business issue, once again. The last time businesses had to consider this problem was in 2009, with the H1N1 virus.
- December 23, 2019
Analysts make note of some of the HR vendors to watch in 2020. Their recommendations cover a spectrum of HR needs and services. Many of the vendors are small and still niche.
- December 13, 2019
The U.S. Army civilian HR operations is hoping for lower operational costs and improved services with a shift to the Microsoft Azure cloud.
- June 26, 2019
Employee recognition software is having a moment at General Motors Co. The software helps with budgeting and engagement, and the automaker is deploying it to 160,000 employees globally.
- March 27, 2019
HR departments continue to rely on hosted or on-premises platforms for management systems. It may not be by choice. Many want to move to HR SaaS, but doing so isn't easy.
- March 07, 2019
Former President Barack Obama discusses his approach to problem analysis and forming a team at the Qualtrics X4 Summit.
- February 13, 2019
LinkedIn's use of AI requires the sharing of data. It is one reason why the company is combining its talent tools into one system, called the Intelligent Hiring Experience.
- February 08, 2019
Ultimate Software's employees own stock that's now worth $331 a share, thanks to a private equity sale. Will this money prompt some to leave?
- January 28, 2019
Attacks on HR systems are a growing trend that HR managers need to confront. In this Q&A, a security expert provides advice on where they can get started.
- September 26, 2018
At Inforum 2018, the company announced new vertical products, while emphasizing the need to rethink HCM and talent analytics in today's tight labor market.
- September 21, 2018
HR leaders joined Deloitte consultants in describing a shift in responsibilities, ownership and technical challenges of SAP SuccessFactors and Ultimate Software deployments.
- August 03, 2018
HR departments that adopt best practices in technology and management will spend less than their peers, according to The Hackett Group, a management consulting firm.
- July 26, 2018
ComplyRight, an HR and tax services firm, was hit with a data breach that affected 662,000 people. It has also prompted a lawsuit by a person whose data was breached.
- May 31, 2018
In these news briefs, SAP tackles visa management, Microsoft is using a startup to manage its career site, and a startup has released a blockchain-based HR platform.
- May 04, 2018
BetterWorks Systems has a new CEO and has put a sexual harassment lawsuit in its rearview mirror. The startup has $60 million in funding from some top Silicon Valley VC firms.
- March 28, 2018
Ceridian's $200 million IPO is likely to bolster the HCM and WFM vendor's position in the HR tech industry, while giving shareholders a stake in its wellness company.
- March 27, 2018
As retirements mount, competition for workers is getting intense. HR must act quickly on hiring and improving employee retention, which includes a smooth onboarding experience.
- March 21, 2018
Oracle is bringing consumerlike approaches to its HCM cloud applications. That includes using virtual assistants and intelligent analysis to improve recruiting processes.
- February 22, 2018
U.S. government HR systems are heavily customized and out-of-date. They can't share data effectively, crimping the use of people analytics tools. Trump wants to change that.
- October 16, 2017
HR tech expert Josh Bersin talks in a podcast from the HR Technology 2017 conference about the top disruptions -- including productivity, design and intelligence -- he sees for 2018.
- October 10, 2017
New DaaS benchmarking services, unveiled at Workday Rising, are meant to enable deeper analysis of cloud data. Customers must opt in to share data for analytics.
- October 02, 2017
Oracle enhances HCM Cloud with analytics and artificial intelligence as HR tech market expands with innovation in user and employee experience and people analytics.
- August 29, 2017
SAP has begun to harmonize HCM data from workforce analytics with operational and strategic financial planning by connecting its SuccessFactors and RealSpend platforms.
- August 14, 2017
With an uncertain H-1B program, a survey, by job marketplace vendor Hired, says employers and foreign workers are showing markedly less interest in tech jobs for skilled foreign workers.
- July 10, 2017
A SaaS benefits enrollment vendor integrates its tool with ADP. An HR outsourcing vendor intros a new UI. And a recruiting software vendor upgrades its platform.
- April 18, 2017
Anthem is planning to go live with the Oracle Learning Cloud to improve reporting and analytics and to allow subject matter experts to create and publish their own content.
- April 12, 2017
At customer conferences in Boston, Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd released statistics showing that Oracle's cloud-based HCM and ERP sales saw explosive growth during the last quarter.
- April 05, 2017
ADP releases pay analytics cloud software to help employers comply with new EEOC rules. But with the rules likely to be quashed, ADP is also marketing it for competitive hiring.
- November 03, 2016
After Western Digital bought Hitachi GST, global teams from both companies launched a Workday HCM implementation but needed to keep the projects distinct until approval from China.
- October 27, 2016
Ensono reduced the time to close the books each month and dramatically cut costs when it dumped on-site computing and implemented cloud-based Workday HCM and financials.
- October 24, 2016
MoneyGram International eliminated paperwork and improved use for employees when it implemented Oracle HCM Cloud for onboarding, recruiting, core HR and performance management.
- October 17, 2016
New York Life, SRAM and TranSystems configured SAP SuccessFactors performance management software to fit individual systems for evaluating employees.
- October 03, 2016
At the vendor's annual user conference, Workday CEO Aneel Bhusri attacked Oracle and SAP, unveiled a partnership with Microsoft and raved about a budgeting product for CFOs.
- September 27, 2016
At its annual customer conference, Workday introduced details of tools for learning, planning, budgeting and forecasting, as well as an information system for students at universities.
- September 22, 2016
Technology companies can improve diversity among employees by using Door of Clubs to contact and engage with students or recent college graduates who are women or minorities.
- July 19, 2016
First-ever Gartner Magic Quadrant cites Workday for investments in underlying technologies and advances in customer support, and it taps Ultimate Software for reporting and analytics.
- June 23, 2016
ADP will compete with Workday and Ultimate Software when it provides cloud software in the fall to help organizations determine if top performers are at risk of leaving their jobs.
- May 27, 2016
The Boston Red Sox ended chaotic annual recruiting events for game day staff at Fenway Park and now use on-demand video interviews and online surveys for hiring.
- February 26, 2016
A state university in Kansas chose Oracle over Ellucian and Workday after conducting an extensive search for new software for human capital management, financials and talent management.
- January 27, 2016
Mobile performance management and employee recognition were among the HR tools getting the most attention from the record turnout at the HR Technology Conference.
- December 10, 2015
A Japanese vendor is set to launch its human capital management suite in the U.S., while ADP and Workday plan a single interface for multinational HR and payroll.
- October 22, 2015
'Appification' of HR and new cloud-based tools for employee engagement, feedback and performance are enabling the democratization of HR processes.
- October 20, 2015
An HR leader at Abbott Laboratories said he put Workday through the wringer every day, but did not get bogged down in ensuring all data was clean before going live.
- October 20, 2015
Workday Vice Chair Mike Stankey explains the philosophy behind the company's upcoming learning module, assesses the ERP competition and offers insight about the CFO career path.
- September 29, 2015
At Workday Rising 2015, the HCM vendor says Workday Learning can suggest content for employees, and its retention tool can preserve talent at risk of quitting.
- September 22, 2015
Gartner Magic Quadrant for talent management suites singles out Cornerstone OnDemand, Oracle and SAP -- and calls nine others niche players or visionaries.
- July 30, 2015
ADP and Oracle announced hundreds of improvements and new functions in cloud HCM, but the companies face a tough fight for market share.
- July 24, 2015
Beyond and Snagajob also are expanding into HR SaaS to boost sales, but Indeed has no similar plans.
- July 21, 2015
ZinePak's co-founders chose TriNet for strategic HR planning and won more time to spend on growing their business -- and compete on TV show 'Shark Tank.'
- July 02, 2015
Leaders of ESPN, Humana and Robert W. Baird describe how video interview software saves time for job candidates and enterprises.
- June 29, 2015
Private insurance exchanges, which, unlike public exchanges, can address the needs of employers of all sizes, are gaining favor among businesses.
- June 22, 2015
The Detroit airport authority implemented Cornerstone integrated talent management but said it was critical to first revamp HR processes.
- May 20, 2015
Chinese students used mobile phones to compete for L'Oreal jobs by answering questions that were analyzed by Seedlink software.
- April 15, 2015
Waxie Sanitary Supply stopped wasting 20,000 sheets of paper each year and became more efficient when it implemented Oracle human capital management software.
- April 06, 2015
HR leaders Robert Weinman and Debbie Lynch explored the challenges of implementing Oracle human capital management software.
- April 02, 2015
The Oracle Learning Cloud allows managers and employees to post and share video tutorials, PDFs and PowerPoints.
- January 30, 2015
Cisco taps Thomsons for massive SaaS project in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia.
- January 14, 2015
Analysts see major breakthroughs in analytics, in-memory, big data and mobile technology.
- December 23, 2014
Oracle SaaS talent management was more of a challenge to implement than expected.
- November 12, 2014
Hewlett-Packard, MGM Resorts and VMware among high-profile users assessing enterprise cloud software on a Workday Rising panel.
- September 13, 2013
At Workday Rising, the vendor's annual user conference, executives announced its Big Data Analytics offering and gave a sneak peek at the roadmap.
- December 06, 2012
Despite the fanfare over cloud HCM, most PeopleSoft users are happy to stick with their legacy systems due to Fusion's functionality gaps.
- November 07, 2012
Experts say that Workday financials are now fleshed out enough to be sold independently of the vendor's HCM offering.
- October 10, 2012
Oracle's president claimed competitors lack scalable big data suites to address the coming wave of workforce turnover.