New Mobile Architecture Delivers HR and Financial Business Processes to Smart Phones
PLEASANTON, CALIF. – March 18, 2009 – Workday, Inc., the leader in enterprise-class SaaS-based Human Resources (HR) and Financial solutions, today announced new mobile capabilities to bring HR and Financial business processes to smart phones. iPhone capabilities are available now, with BlackBerry support planned for later this year.
Workday has delivered new mobile capabilities to all customers in its latest update, extending business processes to mobile devices:
Workday's mobile solutions are built with a platform-independent core. As Workday continues to update its mobile capabilities, all devices will be able to take advantage of the same improvements, either through platform-specific client applications or mobile HTML.
The new Workday for iPhone application will be available in March free of charge on the Apple App Store. For more information on the new iPhone application and other capabilities included in our latest update, join us for an online Webinar March 25, 2009.
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"Today's workers expect anywhere/anytime access to rich business applications, and mobile devices such as the iPhone finally deliver a platform for business applications that are a pleasure to use,” said Stan Swete, chief technology officer for Workday. “Workday’s new mobile capabilities leverage our modern architecture, so we can deliver applications and functionality quickly and seamlessly, across a broad range of mobile platforms, while maintaining the Workday user experience our customers expect."
Workday for iPhone is part of the company’s latest solution update, available this month. Workday for iPhone lets users review, approve, deny and forward tasks from the Workday system and view the status of ongoing business processes. Users can search their company’s worker directory for names, images and contact information, call or email coworkers directly and view physical addresses on Google Maps.
Workday is the leader in SaaS-based enterprise solutions for global human resources and financial management, providing new levels of business agility for a fraction of the cost of buying, deploying and maintaining legacy on-premise systems. More than 100 customers, spanning mid-sized organizations to global Fortune 500 businesses, have selected Workday. Workday Human Capital Management and Workday Financial Management use modern, standards-based technologies to provide an unparalleled level of agility, ease-of-use, and integration capability. For more information about Workday, please visit www.workday.com.
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