Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Talent Management Suites

Published: 14 October 2015

ID: G00271820

Analyst(s): Ron Hanscome , Helen Poitevin , Yvette Cameron, Jeff Freyermuth


Providers of talent management suites are aggressively adding new features to keep up with demand for workforce effectiveness in the digital workplace, but offerings still vary significantly. HR leaders should focus on a product's critical capabilities when evaluating the evolving vendor landscape.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Cornerstone OnDemand
    • Deltek (HRsmart)
    • Halogen Software
    • Haufe
    • Lumesse
    • Oracle (Talent Management Cloud)
    • PeopleFluent
    • Saba
    • SAP (SuccessFactors)
    • SumTotal
    • Talentsoft
    • Technomedia
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Recruiting
    • Onboarding
    • Performance and Goals
    • Learning Management
    • Career and Succession
    • Compensation Planning
    • Reporting and Analytics Tools
    • Overall Product Satisfaction
    • Vendor-Customer Relationship
  • Use Cases
    • Attract and Retain Talent
    • Develop the Workforce
    • Pay for Performance
    • High-Volume Talent Management
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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