A HCM system with an origin in ERP

This is just a brief overview. More details can be found in our report HCM systems in Sweden – 2019

Vendor information

  • Vendor name: Workday
  • Country of Origin: USA

Product information

  • Product name: Workday
  • Customer Target Group, by number of employees:
    501-2 500
    2 500-10 000
    over 10 000
  • Customers Globally: 1000
  • Customer sector: Private
  • Languages supported (no.): 30
  • Partner strategy:
    • Selling Not at all done by partner
    • Implementation To a large extent done by partner
    • Operation & Hosting To a limited extent done by partner

Factors to consider according to HerbertNathan & Co

  • Workday was born in the cloud as HCM system, but now also offers ERP functionality. Finance can only be bought with HR.
  • The system stems from US and has been developed from scratch and built on experience from Peoplesoft.
  • Workday is mainly focusing on larger companies to very large enterprises primarily in private sector.
  • In autumn 2018 Workday launched the ”Launch deployment concept” in order to approach the Mid-market in the Nordics.
  • Workday supports a large number of languages, including Danish, Swedish and Norwegian.

Process support

  • Reporting & Analytics
  • Compensation management
  • Strategic Processes
  • Administration
  • Career & Development
  • Learning management
  • Onboarding
  • Performance Management
  • Recruting
  • Termination & Offboarding
  • Time & Attendance
  • Payroll

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