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Talent management agency Alexander Mann moves HR to the cloud

Alexander Mann Solutions  is deploying Workday to streamline its HR operations

London-based talent management firm Alexander Mann Solutions announced it plans to move its human resources operations into Workday’s cloud-based platform.

Rolls-Royce taps Workday for cloud-based HCM


Rolls-Royce is deploying Workday’s cloud-based human capital management platform in a bid to streamline the company’s global human resources operations.

IBM moves into Oracle, Workday’s territory with HR and talent solutions

IBM has redoubled efforts to attract HR heads to its cloud platform

IBM is looking to targets HR heads and with a portfolio of talent and workforce management cloud and analytics solutions, as well as a dedicated ‘talent and change’ consulting practice aimed at helping clients with workforce transformation and implementation. Its renewed push into human capital management (HCM) suggests the company is stepping up to other incumbents and upstarts, like Oracle and Workday, respectively, doubling down in this space.

Diageo taps ServiceNow for IT service management

Diageo is deploying ServiceNow to support ITSM and HR functions for its 30,000 employees globally. Source: Milosz_M /

Diageo, the British multinational brand behind Guinness, Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff and Crown Royal among others has deployed ServiceNow in a bid to overhaul its ITSM practice. The service will be deployed to over 30,000 employees in 180 countries.

Fruition Partners buys UK-based ITSM firm Partners in IT

Fruition Partners has acquired Partners in IT to bolster its expertise in cloud-based ITSM

Cloud services management firm Fruition Partners announced it has acquired Partners in IT, a systems integrator with deep expertise in ServiceNow among other cloud-based IT service management applications, for an undisclosed sum.

Betfair implements cloud-based HCM software

Betfair said it took just three months to implement the cloud-based HR platform

London-based betting exchange Betfair said Thursday that the company has implemented a cloud-based HCM suite that will replace its existing legacy solution. The cloud-based software provided by Fairsail will underpin the company’s global human resources strategy for its 1,600 employees.

US-based healthcare facility deploys cloud-based HCM

Hospice of Marion County, a Florida, US-based healthcare facility deployed a cloud-based HR platform to help unify the organisation's management and make it more flexible

Hospice of Marion County, a Florida, US-based healthcare facility providing assisted living and palliative care announced this week that it has completed the rollout of a cloud-based HR platform. Roy Hoxworth, director of human resources at Hospice of Marion County said the platform has made the organisation more flexible and easier to manage, and has increased internal engagement.