SumTotal Named “Hot Software Vendor”in New Report by Nucleus Research
Bangalore – July 27, 2017– SumTotal, a Skillsoft group company, andthe leading provider of talent management solutions, today announced that it has been recognized as a Hot Software Vendor in theNucleus Research report,The Eight Hot and Cold Vendors of 2017, recently published by Ian Campbell and Trevor White.
“Beingincluded as a Hot Vendor by Nucleus Research is recognition of the significantinvestment we have made in unifying talent, learning, recruitment and workforcemanagement into one suite,to become an industry leading platform,” said BillDonoghue, Executive Chairman of the Skillsoft group. “This validates that ourSumTotal Talent Expansion Suite® offers a game-changing approach by combiningcutting edge technology, extensive functionality and an engaging userexperience on a single unified data platformthat matches the expectations of HRprofessionals and today’s demanding multi-generational workforce.”
The reportnoted that the hot vendors for the start of 2017 have made a focus on theusability and functionality of their products with major themes including:cloud compatibility, individual customization and increased integration acrossspaces and applications.
“Three yearsfollowing Skillsoft’s acquisition of the vendor, SumTotal Systems has madegreat strides infusing its tightly-knit solution for WFM and talent managementwith Skillsoft’s learning technology and content,” said Brent Skinner,principal analyst covering HCM for Nucleus Research. “In doing so, the vendorhas built upon its innate, uncommon ability to align and coordinate schedulingfunctionality with learning—falling right in line with the concept ofcontinuous learning and performance management—what Nucleus calls thetrigger-based approach.”
Thiscitation is one of the many SumTotal has recently received including notableaccolades with Aragon Research, Brandon Hall Group, ELearning!, ForresterResearch, Fosway Group and Gartner.