Research Reports

New Report: QUANTIFYING THE VALUE OF TALENT MANAGEMENT

Making the Business Case for Talent Management and Learning Systems

Dr. Katherine Jones has been working with the Vital Analysis team here for the last 18 mos. or so. If you don’t know her, she’s quite an expert on HR and ERP technologies. Recently, she penned a research report on […]

New Report: An elegant solution to keep your books INTACCT

Jeffrey L. Williams (Jeff), good friend and colleague, and I took a fairly good look at Intacct recently.
If you don’t know Intacct, they’ve got a solid SaaS (software-as-a-service) Accounting solution that integrates with many best of breed solutions to round out an entire suite. We’ve interviewed top […]

New report: Plex Systems flexing its muscles

Tom Ryan, good friend and colleague, and I took a fairly good look at Plex Systems recently.

If you don’t know Plex, they’ve got a solid SaaS (software-as-a-service) ERP solution. We’ve interviewed customers, top management and more to develop this report.

Here’s an excerpt from our Market Prognosis section of the […]

SaaS – Large Enterprise Adoption – Definitely an Early Majority play now

We recently completed a report about large enterprises and their adoption of SaaS applications. When this kicked off, we thought we’d find a lot of firms telling us they’re still worried about data security in the cloud. We thought we’d hear a lot of hemming and hawing.

Instead, we found […]

NEW REPORTS COMING!

Our expanded team of analysts (including veterans from Gartner Group, Aberdeen Group and another Software Intelligence star) have just completed a number of analysts reports on:

– SuccessFactors

– Workday

– Financial Force

– Plex Systems

– Taleo

– NetSuite

– and many more firms

We’ve been furiously interviewing companies with great cloud/SaaS stories and we’ve even […]

New Report: Acclaim’s Re-design of Recruiting

HRMC Acclaim – A Very Different/Powerful Way to Recruit Talent

Most application software is designed by automating a manual process. The automated version usually resembles the manual process in an almost exact manner. The new solution may be more efficient and less error prone but it doesn’t necessarily reflect new thinking, new […]

Cytiva – Initiating Coverage & New Report

We recently began coverage of Cytiva, the makers of Sonic Recruit and other HR applications. We’ve developed a research report on the company and its products. The report is available for $395 and can be ordered via our request form on this website.

Here’s an excerpt from the Solutions section […]

Pinging Sonar6 – New Report

We recently developed a new research note on Sonar6 – a genuinely novel firm with a superlative performance management toolset. Actually, we were quite impressed with this solution’s user interface – be sure to check out their ‘helicopter views’.

The report costs $395 and can be ordered via our request […]

New Larger Report on SilkRoad

Still a Strong Trajectory, Offering and Following

Our report on SilkRoad’s Red Carpet offering last year was one of the most requested reports we produced. Because of that market interest we sought out the SilkRoad executives at this year’s HR Technology show in Chicago to get a more detailed briefing […]

New Reports In Development

This fall, Vital Analysis is producing a number of new reports as well as materially update a number of prior reports. Here is a partial list of upcoming reports:

– Cornerstone

– Cytiva

– HRMC Acclaim

– Jobs2Web

– SHL

– SilkRoad

– Sonar6

– WinShuttle

– Workscape

We are also preparing a number of blog posts on the […]