No part of the Cornerstone product line is untouched as innovation dollars are going to every part of the solution set and the tech stack. This helps customers of all suites.
Some solid numbers coming out of Workday as HCM drives revenue growth in new sectors, such as retail, and the financial management offerings get more momentum.
In this edition: Why Shell's Downstream CIO believes that CIOs must earn their business relevance or walk the career plank. HfS sparks a debate on the future of work and the obsession with digital efficiency over a purpose that matters. Also: what we've learned over the event season about AI and customer-savvy. Your whiffs include Facebook stepping in it, Google stepping in it twice, and: I go back on my airlines ban to assess British Airways.
It's Texas' turn to get worked up about bathrooms. In the process, a tech alliance has been forged that includes some of the biggest hitters in the industry. This could turn nasty unless common sense prevails at Governor-level.
In this edition: diginomica does cybersecurity, while AI alarmists meet an optimist. Salesforce has a world tour and SAP had a big show - we've got your breezy roundup. Grappling with workplace diversity is one theme this week; pizza is another. Food-related whiffs abound, with Pizza Hut asking for - and receiving - viral shaming. Finally, can AI ever make better music than the Biebs?
Salesforce hosted its World Tour London event last week. Madeline Bennett went along to hear a panel of experts discuss the role of equality in the workplace, hosted by the firm’s own Chief Equality Officer, Tony Prophet.
SAP's Business Beyond Bias ambitions - SuccessFactor's Patti Fletcher gives a live SAPPHIRENow update
SAP's Business Beyond Bias is one of its most compelling initiatives. The problems it aims to tackle are vital to modern business but hardly easy to solve. At Sapphire Now 2017, SAP SuccessFactor's Patti Fletcher dropped by diginomica's video studio to talk about the program and how transformational change can happen. We also got into how SAP is integrating this into products and why algorithms are both hopeful and troubling.
The various political parties are all throwing around promises and commitments around a digital agenda. Now it's the turn of the tech industry to come up with its own manifesto, courtesy of techUK.
Professional services firm Ernst & Young advises that to get standard HR processes globally, you need to ‘lock everyone in a room’.
Pricing and SAP's Next Big Thing will dominate SAPPHIRENow 17. There is both excitement and concern at some hefty challenges that lay ahead. Whatever happens, it will be 'interesting.'
The Danish skylight manufacturer’s recent roll-out of cloud-based HR software from Workday was designed to help it adapt to the demands of growing globally while staying compliant.