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A strategic analysis: Salesforce M&A

Nucleus Research assessed recent Salesforce acquisitions to determine whether the M&A frenzy from the vendor is a comprehensive, long-term growth strategy, or a desperate response to a saturated market. Nucleus stress-tested its own assessment with…

AI and automation in employee retention

High turnover rates are costly for organizations, and retaining successful personnel is crucial for business success. The primary reasons employees leave their jobs are disengagement, lack of challenges, and limited or no room for growth.…

BlackLine ROI case study: Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics deployed BlackLine to streamline and modernize its accounting processes. The company realized time savings and increased productivity across all of its accounting teams as they transitioned away from methods using paper and Microsoft…

Reflexis helps customers replicate successful managers

At Reflexis Software’s Reflexions User Conference, the company announced a number of new modules highlighting its sustained focus on automation and machine-learning-driven solutions. As Reflexis continues its growth in the retail space, the vendor is…

Ultimate UltiPro automates HRIS for logistics company

A logistics company deployed Ultimate UltiPro to modernize its HR practices by moving from a fully manual, paper-based process into a computerized, automated human resources information system (HRIS). Moving off of an antiquated paper filing…

Assessing CRM maturity

Nucleus’ data show that moving from manual-based processes to a fully integrated customer relationship management (CRM) solution and progressively implementing analytics and machine learning delivers significant productivity gains and costs savings for organizations. In an…

Assessing automation and AI in recruitment

In the current tight labor market, the use of artificial intelligence and automation solutions in recruitment could provide a competitive edge for organizations that leverage the technology. The key benefits are the ability to match…

SYSPRO ROI case study: BKB Ltd

BKB Ltd deployed SYSPRO to modernize its accounting and data management capabilities as part of a larger initiative to overhaul its software and hardware infrastructures. During the transition, BKB eliminated connectors between various legacy systems…

Salesforce ROI case study: Sequoia Financial Group

Sequoia Financial Group deployed Salesforce Financial Services Cloud to modernize its customer relationship management (CRM) solution and help serve more clients at scale. Sequoia also implemented Salesforce Pardot for marketing, Quip for collaboration and productivity,…

BlackLine ROI case study: Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton implemented BlackLine software as part of its effort to improve its monthly account reconciliation practices. The organization consolidated and standardized across its global operations, eliminating certain Excel-driven and manual processes. Further, the organization…

Adaptive Insights ROI case study: McKinstry

McKinstry deployed the Adaptive Insights Business Planning Cloud to update its planning and forecasting capabilities. The company realized time savings and was able to incorporate each of its 37 subsidiaries into the budgeting process. Since…

BlackLine ROI case study: Molson Coors

Molson Coors deployed BlackLine as part of a larger initiative to internalize and update its accounting processes. Nucleus found that the company was able to eliminate multiple data silos by consolidating its financial close workflows…

Is Apple rotting?

The iPhone11 is rumored to launch September 10th, and be faster than its counterpart with a more advanced camera and upgraded operating system. To understand the perception of Apple, Nucleus surveyed 142 mobile phone users…

Beyond Excel in supply chain planning

As supply chain planners are being asked to build more agility into increasingly global and complex value chains, organizations are prioritizing speed rather than optimization. While seeking to achieve more integrated, cross-sectional planning, supply chain…

PatientMatters ROI case study: Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital

Montefiore St Luke’s Cornwall Hospital deployed PatientMatters to modernize its collections process for uninsured and underinsured patients. St Luke’s was able to lower its lost revenue losses by getting patients registered and covered by government…

HCM Technology Value Matrix 2019

As more complex functionality has become standard among leading HCM vendors, they have looked to develop new capabilities to differentiate their offerings. All of this is underpinned by historically low unemployment and record labor participation,…

Guidebook – IBM QRadar on Cloud

Companies are outsourcing cyber security infrastructure and expertise as budgetary pressures and talent acquisition limit the abilities of information technology (IT) departments to execute on their organizational needs. Nucleus found that the security information and…

Guidebook – Connecting finance and human resources in Oracle Cloud

The cost and complexity of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and human capital management (HCM) pose two of the most serious challenges facing large companies today. As business technology develops, organizations must adopt new tools and…

Vertica returns $4.07 for every dollar spent

Nucleus Research analyzed the results of the return on investment (ROI) case studies from six deployments of Vertica to identify the value returned for each dollar invested in the solution. Many decisions about the purchase…

The state of Marketing Automation 2019

Marketing automation can be a key factor in business success given its potential for improving productivity through time savings and increased efficiency. In this highly competitive market, vendors continue to invest in consolidations, integrations, and…

Guidebook – A business-driven IT roadmap with Rimini Street

Enterprise IT leaders must manage both the complexity of their enterprise application footprint and demands for innovation and digital transformation. At the same time, they must attract and retain skilled staff while the majority of…

Guidebook – Acumatica Platform

As the cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) software market has matured, vendors must be responsive to the changing needs of their customers. As a result, the underlying technology on which the software is built becomes…

ROI Guidebook – Checkr

Checkr provides modern and compliant background checks for global enterprises and startups for a wide number of industries. To better understand the benefits and costs associated with an investment in Checkr, Nucleus conducted an in-depth…

Salesforce Essentials ROI case study: 5P Consulting

5P Consulting deployed Salesforce Essentials to create a single, unified repository for customer and account data. It utilizes automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to surface relevant insights and eliminate manual processes like data entry, and…

ROI Guidebook – Ceridian

Ceridian provides a suite of human capital management (HCM) applications designed to support the entire employee life cycle, from recruiting and retention to retirement. To better understand the benefits and costs associated with an investment…

Salesforce Financial Services Cloud ROI case study: Sequoia Financial Group

Sequoia Financial Group, LLC deployed Salesforce Financial Services Cloud to modernize its customer relationship management (CRM) solution and help serve more clients at scale. The company pivoted from custom task-based processes to repeatable case-based processes…

bpm’online ROI case study: Software Company

A software vendor focused on healthcare compliance deployed bpm’online to help unify customer data across sales and service, leverage low-code development tools, and replace a less functional legacy customer relationship management (CRM) system. It was…

OneStream Software ROI case study: Guardian Glass

Guardian Glass deployed the OneStream XF platform to modernize its corporate performance management (CPM) processes. The company realized time savings and increased productivity on its monthly close, streamlined its planning process, and introduced variance analysis…

Vertica ROI case study: Criteo

Criteo deployed Vertica on-premises to accommodate the volume and velocity of data the company processes daily, increase revenue by reducing the time-to-market, and add advanced analytics capabilities to manage Criteo’s resource management. The company experienced…

Unit4 Prevero ROI case study: Financial Services Provider

A financial services provider deployed Unit4 Prevero to modernize its financial planning and analysis (FP&A) processes. Since deployment, the company has broadened the scope of forecasting for its finance team and reduced manual work. Nucleus…

The value of containerization

Containerization is a method of operating system virtualization for application management. Containers hold all the code, libraries, and configuration that virtual machines (VMs) use, but they all run on the same operating system. This makes…

SYSPRO consolidates vertical focus at Catapult 2019

At Catapult 2019, SYSPRO announced multiple updates to its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software including connected services for its various functionality areas and further developments to its artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. The vendor also revealed…

Degreed ROI case study: Tenaris

Tenaris deployed the Degreed learning platform to modernize its employee training and learning management system (LMS). The company moved some of its employee onboarding and training into a flexible online system, saving time in onboarding…

The Internet is unavailable

The digital divide still exists: not just socially or geographically, but because the Internet is largely inaccessible to people with disabilities. Nucleus conducted in-depth interviews with 73 adults who are blind to understand the realities…

Guidebook – TeamViewer

Managing and supporting Internet-connected devices—be they for consumers, employees, or Internet of Things (IoT)—is increasingly critical for both business-to-business and business-to-consumer companies and applications. In examining the experiences of TeamViewer customers across three segments—connect, manage,…

Digitech Systems ROI case study: Woodstock General Hospital

Woodstock General Hospital (WGH) deployed the Digitech Systems PaperFlow solution to digitally capture the hospital’s paper health records as well as simplify and expedite record retrieval. The hospital achieved significant benefits in both savings and…

Workforce Software modernizes state payroll practices

A state government agency deployed the WorkForce Software solution to modernize its data workforce capabilities. The agency realized significant time savings through cutting its payroll process in half while also increasing payroll accuracy. In addition,…

Talentsoft launches updated HCM

At Talentsoft’s yearly conference, the vendor made a number of announcements, covering not only its core talent management business, but the expansion and redesign of its core human capital management (HCM) offering: Talentsoft HUB. With…

Workforce Software overhauls its UX

At the WorkForce Software user conference, the company announced several new modules highlighting its investment in the core areas of its workforce management (WFM) suite. In addition to debuting a new user interface/user experience (UI/UX),…

ERP Technology Value Matrix 2019

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is the backbone of many organizations and continues to be a market to which vendors are bringing technologies designed to automate processes and increase efficiency. In many of the industry…

Unit4 ROI case study: Magnox Ltd

Magnox Ltd deployed the cloud version of Unit4 Business World to replace its on-premises deployment of Unit4 technology. The organization realized time savings and increased productivity through the Unit4 cloud’s flexible workflow options and mobile…

The future of predictive analytics for FP&A software

Predictive analytics is a family of business processes whose goal is to extract and evaluate information from data to anticipate trends and outcomes. Many software companies have successfully harnessed predictive capabilities to analyze large datasets,…

The Value of Connected Equipment in Field Service

Hitachi Solutions’s Field Service Connected Equipment capabilities extend Microsoft Dynamics 365, the Azure platform, and the Internet of Things (IoT) to help companies increase field service efficiency and reduce costs. Beyond just accelerating work order…

Hitachi Solutions drives retail service efficiency

Hitachi Solutions Extended Field Service for retailers extends Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Field Service with capabilities for field service that enable retailers to accelerate work order resolution, increase cross-selling and upselling, and reduce logistics costs…

Ultimate Software ROI business case tool

When Nucleus Research analysts investigated organizations that have selected Ultimate UltiPro for human capital management solutions they found organizations were able to simplify payroll processing, reduce payroll error, and increase productivity for management and employees.…

TalentQuest ROI case study: Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines deployed TalentQuest to update its pushback operations with a modern, technology-based simulator experience. Hands-on training allows operators to gain aptitude under real-world conditions, improving overall performance. By increasing the amount of hands-on training…

Host Analytics continues upmarket at Perform 2019

At Perform 2019, Host Analytics released various product updates and expansions, designed to improve the speed and stability of customers’ reporting and data integrations. The vendor also announced the launch of a solution integration with…

Content Management features driving selection and ROI

Nucleus surveyed both prospective and recent buyers of content management solutions to identify the primary factors that drove their software selection and found customers are primarily concerned with capture and accessibility, followed closely by automation,…

Sisense acquires Periscope Data

Sisense announced the acquisition of Periscope Data, a San Francisco-based analytics startup that delivers a SQL-based interface for exploring and interacting with data. Periscope’s people, product, and operations will be merged into the Sisense ecosystem;…

Marketing Automation buyers pick Marketo

Nucleus Research interviewed buyers that transitioned from Pardot to Marketo and found that Marketo improved productivity and workflow efficiencies leading to increased revenue for the buyers. Specifically, Marketo’s capabilities increased marketing qualified leads (MQLs) by…

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