Profile: Workday Inc (WDAY.K)
29 Jul 2016
Workday, Inc., incorporated on March 16, 2012, is a provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. The Company delivers financial management, human capital management and analytics applications designed for various companies, educational institutions and government agencies. It operates in the cloud applications segment. As part of its applications, the Company provides embedded analytics that capture the content and context of everyday business events, facilitating informed decision-making from wherever users are working. Its applications include Workday Financial Management, Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) and Workday Insight Applications. It also provides open, standards-based Web-services application programming interfaces, and pre-built packaged integrations and connectors.
Workday Financial Management
Workday Financial Management is a unified application built on a single, global core with a range of financial capabilities, relevant analytics and metrics, and auditable process management built to help manage financial processes for global organizations. Workday Financial Management provides the finance functions of general ledger, global accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash management, asset management, employee expense management, revenue management, projects, procurement, inventory and grants management. It also supports built-in financial, operational, and management reporting and analysis in real time without the use of business intelligence systems.
Workday Human Capital Management (HCM)
Workday HCM allows an organization to staff, pay, organize and develop its global workforce. The Workday HCM unified application includes global human resources management (workforce lifecycle management, organization management, compensation, absence and employee benefits administration) and global talent management (goal management, performance management, succession planning, and career and development planning).
The Company offers a range of other applications that complement and are unified with Workday Financial Management and Workday HCM. Workday Recruiting is an end-to-end application that supports the needs of candidates, hiring managers, the interview team and recruiters. Workday Payroll is designed to address the spectrum of enterprise payroll needs and provides control with native payroll offerings in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom, as well as a global payroll cloud partner program to support additional customer needs. Workday Time Tracking, its time and attendance application, is designed to automate workforce management processes. Workday Professional Services Automation (PSA) supports the billable projects lifecycle, including project and resource management, time and expense tracking, project billing, revenue recognition, financial reporting and analytics within a single, unified solution. Workday Insight Applications leverages data science and machine learning methodologies to help customers make financial and workforce decisions, including retention risk analysis through Workday Talent Insights. Workday Student Recruiting and Workday Student Admissions are available as part of Workday Student, an end-to-end student and faculty lifecycle information system to help colleges and universities manage their institutions.
The Company competes with SAP SE, Oracle Corporation, The Ultimate Software Group, Inc., Automated Data Processing, Inc., Infor Global Solutions, Ceridian, Inc. and NetSuite, Inc.
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PLEASANTON CA 94588
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- BRIEF-Workday reports Q1 loss per share of $0.41
- BRIEF-Workday Inc CEO Aneel Bhusri 2016 total compensation was $9.3 mln vs $8.3 mln in 2015
- BRIEF-Workday appoints Robynne Sisco as CFO
- BRIEF-Wellington Management Group LLP reports 10.03 pct passive stake in Workday - SEC filing
- HR software maker Workday's loss widens on higher spending