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Recap: Top Insights from Our HR Disruption Chat You Won’t Want to Miss

In the era of digital transformation, human capital management has the opportunity to lead the transformation of people and technology.  In our recent CrowdChat, we asked IBM and SAP experts to share their views on the disruption, reinvention and other trends in human resources (HR). Below is a curation of some of the best insights […]

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Transform Human Capital Management for the Digital Era

How is the Human Capital Management taking the digital era challenges? We are at the forefront of the Era of Digital Transformation; a time when two storm fronts are rapidly starting to converge on the way we do business today.  The first front is owned by technology and dominated by emerging trends like virtualization, cloud, […]

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Transition your HCM footprint to the cloud without scrapping your on premise SAP HCM investment

Implementing a cloud-based HR- technology is no longer just a futuristic idea—it’s an essential component of remaining agile and competitive in the marketplace. For different organizations, any one or a combination of the following occurrences may be the catalyst for moving your HCM technology to a cutting-edge, cloud solution: Your workforce is becoming increasingly global […]

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SAP clients take rapid strides with IBM Cloud

In October 2014, SAP announced that it has selected IBM as a premier strategic provider of Cloud infrastructure services for its business critical applications – accelerating clients’ ability to run core business in the cloud. Just a few months after the historic announcement of a premier cloud partnership between IBM and SAP, clients started getting […]

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A funny thing happened on the way to the forum….

Last week we experienced a very exciting SuccessConnect conference in Las Vegas at the Venetian. The beautiful setting was apt for the discussion of what in my mind, has become the only go-to HR solution in the market. What excitement I felt when we heard about the go-forward plans for the core Employee Central products […]

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What I learned at SuccessConnect 2015

We had a great week at the 2015 SuccessConnect conference. We got the opportunity to connect with many companies who were somewhere along the journey of implementing SuccessFactors. It is motivating to see so many companies who are ready to launch their HR transformation and IBM is thrilled to take part in this journey. Common […]

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From the back of the closet to the front of the display case

Today is an exciting day at the SuccessFactors conference. The best dressed IBM Partner (that would be me) is eagerly awaiting the best dressed client (that would be Brooks Brothers) to participate in a panel discussion with other clients in order to share their cloud journey experience. Brooks Brothers is globally live with Employee Central […]

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The Race to HR Cloud – Formula 1 or Wacky Races (Part 1)

The flippant title is not to suggest that there isn’t a systematic process for the push to cloud software, but more that whilst Cloud is all about best practice, the solution maps for customers appear more like ‘man-in-a-shed’ drawings than state of the art design. Whilst HR or IT Directors seek a single box or […]

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SAP S/4 HANA – OLTP on OLAP system – changing the backoffice

If SAP’s vision of S/4 HANA becomes real with Simple Finance and Simple Logistics being the start of the rewrite of ERP then the S/4 database will become the analytics database that runs all the backoffice transactions of your business with connections to the SaaS based systems and will make real-time business a reality. While […]

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SapphireNOW 2014—What an Experience…

…and I am talking about User Experience. Sapphire’s first day was devoted to improving User Experience, a subject near and dear to my heart. The conference started with an announcement from Bill McDermott—CEO of SAP—that Personas and Fiori will now be included for free, as part of the underlying SAP license costs. While these products […]

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