Workday Blogs - Corporate

Have You Reached Your ‘Pivot Point’ On Legacy Software?

March 31, 2015 by Chano Fernandez on Corporate

In his new book SAP Nation: a runaway software economy, Vinnie Mirchandani takes a microscope to the company and its vast ecosystem. In the very first chapter he introduces the idea of the "customer pivot"—that point when a customer of traditional software applications decides to take some kind of substantial alternative route. Mirchandani writes, "History will recognize February 23, 2008, as a pivotal day for technology." It was on this day that Flextronics, a $26 billion dollar company, decided that instead of proceeding with the status quo for a global human resources application deployment—requiring installation and ongoing maintenance of software for 160,000 employees worldwide—it would choose a three-year-old company named Workday to deploy HR in the cloud for its global workforce.  Read Entire Blog >>

Workday Blogs - Corporate

Workday Community Voices: Interview with Gary Roberts, CIO, JDA Software

March 25, 2015 by Workday on Corporate

Welcome to Workday Community Voices, a new blog series that will feature insights and perspectives...  Read Entire Blog >>

Workday Blogs - Financial Management

Looking Forward: The Next 10 Years with Finance in the Cloud

March 19, 2015 by Mark Nittler on Financial Management

Hitting milestone birthdays causes reflection on where we've come from and anticipation of where we...  Read Entire Blog >>

Workday Blogs - Financial Management

Chief Accounting Officer POV: How Finance in the Cloud Simplifies Accounting Compliance

March 9, 2015 by Robynne Sisco on Financial Management

As finance professionals, among the most important—and daunting—aspects of our jobs is accounting...  Read Entire Blog >>

Workday Blogs - Corporate

A 10th Birthday Toast to Our Employees and Our Customers

March 5, 2015 by Aneel Bhusri on Corporate

This week marks a major milestone in our history. Ten years ago, following a vision for a new...  Read Entire Blog >>