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Transforming Human Capital Management Primer for 2016

Published: 15 January 2016

ID: G00293074

Analyst(s): Deborah Wilson , Ron Hanscome


Human capital management transformation is a popular postmodern ERP initiative. Gartner expects the HCM solutions market to exceed $10 billion in 2016, and inquiry volumes continue to rise. Our 2016 research will guide HR leaders through strategy formulation to deployment and ongoing operation.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How do you create an HCM technology strategy to support HR transformation and the digital workplace?
    • What new analytics technologies and use cases will support HCM strategy execution and the digital workplace?
    • How can HR and HRIT leaders optimize their investments in HCM applications?
    • How will cloud and on-premises solutions evolve in the postmodern applications environment, and what will be the dominant HCM technology deployment mix?
    • How are the broader trends in technology impacting HCM applications?
    • How are markets and vendors for HCM applications evolving and changing?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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