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Competitive Landscape: New Opportunities and Imperatives Shape the Talent Management Software Market

Published: 08 February 2013

ID: G00229896

Analyst(s): Chris Pang , Ron Hanscome


Product managers and marketers of talent management software can gain new revenue from a growing domestic/regional midsize and global midsize customer segment. Concurrently, they must respond to the challenges of a more concentrated and competitive landscape serving large enterprises.

Table Of Contents


  • Background and Definition
  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • Market Drivers
    • Market Inhibitors
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • Completeness of Solution and Integration to the HR System of Record
    • Investing in Customer Experience Matters
    • Take a Calculated Contrarian Business Strategy
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Cornerstone OnDemand
    • Kenexa, an IBM Company
    • Jobvite
    • Lumesse
    • Oracle
    • PageUp People
    • Saba
    • SAP
    • SumTotal Systems
    • Workday
    • Other Representative Talent Management Providers
  • References and Methodology

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