SAP HCM Technology will now help improve workplace diversity

SAP SE recently announced plans to build new capabilities within its SAP® SuccessFactors® HCM Suite to help improve workplace diversity. Using text mining and machine learning based on the SAP HANA® platform, the initiative aims to help companies review job descriptions, performance reviews and similar people processes for potential bias and suggest changes to encourage equity. The announcement was made at the 28th annualSAPPHIRE® NOW conference. These new capabilities will complement existing SAP SuccessFactors offerings that already help address inequity. Analytics and reports focused on diversity and inclusion are available…

Workday Unveils Workday Learning to Align Employee Development and Business Growth

Press Release: Workday, Inc, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources,  unveiled Workday Learning, a new application intended to offer a more personalized, meaningful learning experience for organizations to evolve and encourage career development at every stage of the employee lifecycle. Workday Learning will be built into the fabric of Workday’s unified suite of applications including Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) and Workday Financial Management, providing customers with a single system to cultivate their workforce, close talent gaps, and drive business growth. Announced at Workday Rising Las…

Sharaf DG Goes Live on Ramco HCM

Sharaf DG, one of the leading powerhouse retailers in the Middle East,  announced that it has gone live with Ramco Systems’ Human Capital Management (HCM) software to automate and integrate its HR operations. Sharaf DG, part of Sharaf Group – one of UAE’s largest and most respected business conglomerates, is a one stop electronics destination for all the electronic needs. With Ramco’s HCM solution, Sharaf DG will now cover aspects of its employee lifecycle right from Time Management, Leave Management, Loan Management, Performance Management, to Payroll, and Employee Self Services.…

ADP Empowers Century Martial Art Supply, LLC Team Members Through Self-Service HR System

Century Martial Art Supply, LLC has been producing martial arts equipment since 1976 with an empowering and guiding core belief that martial arts can profoundly change lives. Having grown from a 50,000 square foot facility into a 650,000 square foot facility, Century is now recognized as the largest supplier of martial arts products in the world. As Century has grown, ADP, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, became their trusted partner in implementing a robust HR system for the company. The new system now provides employees…

Behavioral Healthcare Company Selects Cloud-Based UltiPro for Unified HCM, Strategic Impact

Press Release: Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading cloud provider of people management solutions, announced today that Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. (Anka), a premiere non-profit healthcare corporation that provides recovery-based services to mental health and social services communities, has selected the cloud-based UltiPro solution to improve human capital management (HCM), deliver real-time reporting for strategic insight, and achieve a range of cost savings and time savings. Established in 1973, Anka partners with public and private sector behavioral health organizations to provide mental health and social services to more than 16,000 individuals…

Workday Unveils Plans for German Market; Continues European Expansion

PLEASANTON, CA and MUNICH, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Jan 21, 2015) – Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, today unveiled its plans to provide German customers with a modern cloud alternative to legacy enterprise software. Workday has more than 700 customers based around the world and of those, more than 170 are using Workday in Germany today. “Over the years, traditional enterprise software companies have grown by acquisition requiring them and their customers to stitch together multiple applications simply to make them work.…

Altimetrik chooses Oracle HCM Cloud and Oracle ERP Cloud to standardise its biz processes

Press Release: Altimetrik, a US-based Global Solutions Provider and Technology Innovation organisation has chosen Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud and Oracle Project Resource Management Cloud, part of Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud, to standardise its People Experience (PE) business practices and its resource management/utilisation processes. Altimetrik is a Gold-level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork houses an experienced Capability Center for Oracle solutions which has decided to take-on the challenge of implementing the Oracle HCM & Oracle Project Resource Management Cloud with the help of its Oracle Fusion Certified workforce. Altimetrik…

Ceridian Shows Dayforce HCM For Retail With New Dashboard Functionality

Dayforce Dashboards For Retail Gives Operations Managers Immediate Visibility Into Key Performance & Productivity Trends Across Their Stores. (Press Release )New York, NY, January 6, 2015 – Booth #4005 at the National Retail Federation Annual Convention & EXPO (Retail’s BIG Show) – Ceridian is showing Dayforce Dashboard for retailers during the 2015 NRF Annual Convention & EXPO. Dashboards are part of Dayforce Human Capital Management, the multiple award-winning, single, real-time SaaS based application that includes Payroll, Benefits, Workforce Management, Human Resources, Talent Management, Document Management and Analytics. Dayforce Dashboards for Retail…

Atos acquires Xerox’s Information Technology Outsourcing Business

In a major announcement made on Dec 18th, Atos would acquire Xerox’s ITO business to nearly triple its size in the U.S., which would represent its largest operating geography; Atos would become one of Xerox’s primary IT services providers. The transaction would enable Xerox to increase its focus on its BPO and document outsourcing businesses within its Services segment. As part of this transaction, Atos will add Xerox’s blue-chip ITO clients to its portfolio in order to accompany them on their digital journey. With estimated 2014 revenue of $1.5 billion, Xerox’s ITO…

Allied Healthcare Academy Leverages Cloud-Based UltiPro for Strategic Gains, Measurable Business Benefits

WESTON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading cloud provider of people management solutions, announced today that Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA), a school committed to preparing students for careers in the healthcare field, is benefiting from UltiPro’s single-source human capital management (HCM), strategic business intelligence, as well as collaborative support services. Florida-based UMA has trained thousands of students in the allied health field with online and campus classes. The career-training school provides a wide-ranging portfolio of healthcare degrees and programs in this rapidly growing field, currently serving approximately 10,000 students…