The University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science defines data curation as "the active and ongoing management of data through its life cycle of interest and usefulness to scholarship, science, and education," and says that, "data curation activities enable data discovery and retrieval, maintain its quality, add value, and ...
Going back to the early days of manufacturing, workflow management was critical to ensuring that all steps of a process to make a product were followed at the correct time and in a consistent manner. Without workflow management, the entire manufacturing cycle would be in a state of upheaval with no visibility into each stage and no way to know what went ...
Corporations began to neglect workforce training when the era of lifelong employment waned. The high costs of human face-to-face training became difficult to justify as labor turnover increased over time. But innovations in SaaS-based technologies are beginning to dent the trend line by reusing existing content multiple times in order to reduce costs, ...
The last few months have seen a series of major hack attacks on large retailers. Millions of credit card numbers, and other personal details, have been stolen, and a sizable percentage -- some 33 percent -- of the US consumer population has been exposed to identity theft. The sheer magnitude of the attacks means that we are still in the early stages of ...
As Pablo Valerio reported earlier today, Apple has entered the mobile payments fray with Apple Pay, boosting the likelihood that NFC chip technology -- already deployed in some Android handsets -- will become the industry standard for secure PoS payments using smart devices.
Yesterday Apple announced the anticipated iPhone 6 series and the new Apple Watch. Despite the fact that most of the new features were leaked weeks ago, and Apple didn't manage to surprise anyone, the tech giant's big launch event still attracted the world's attention and huge media coverage.
Enterprise risk management (ERM) is a critical piece of the overall technology and business infrastructure of many companies, especially sectors such as government, finance, manufacturing, and anywhere else strict rules need to be followed.
Many application vendors now claim they're in the cloud. But being committed to this new delivery model requires more than just saying it. So what must-haves should you look for in a cloud vendor? Watch this video to see the 10 critical requirements for cloud applications.
See how Workday's Enterprise Cloud has helped CareFusion, Flextronics, and TripAdvisor simplify global operations, provide unprecedented visibility into business information, and capitalize on speed and continuous innovation lifestyle of SaaS.
In this video, Laurent Botella, Director of Payroll Strategy at Workday, discusses the benefits of using Workday Payroll Software as a Service (SaaS) and what payroll professionals can expect in the future.
Do you understand the true value of your human capital? In this Workday video, the importance of leveraging the real value of your people is discussed. You’ll learn about the most common workforce challenges and technology obstacles. Learn how you can get better workforce insights into your talent.
Your business is the sum of its parts: your inventory, production, marketing, and spend. But the most important part of your business is your workforce. More than half your costs can be tied to your workers. Watch this video to learn why people are the new bottom line.
In this video, Leighanne Levensaler, VP of Product Strategy at Workday, speaks about the challenges HR professionals face with legacy human resource systems and how they can become the workforce authority with Workday’s unified HR solution.
Time tracking is painful. But it doesn't have to be. You just need a better system. And with Workday Time Tracking, you can have one. Watch the video to learn about this cutting-edge time and attendance application that allows you to process payroll and do workforce analysis in minutes.
How Oracle and other companies in the SaaS market can learn lessons about building stong, enterprise-directed ecosystems of apps and solutions from the example of Amazon and its recent Fire phone release.