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The Forrester Wave™: Learning And Talent Development, Q1 2013

The Nine Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up

March 12, 2013

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  • By Claire Schooley
  • with Paul D. Hamerman,
  • Khalid Kark,
  • Kelsey Murphy

Why Read This Report

Learning and talent development are closely aligned in the best talent vendor offerings. This area of human resource management (HRM) is fast-growing and innovative in its use of social, cloud, and mobile technology. In Forrester's 57-criteria evaluation of performance, succession, and learning vendors, we identified the nine most significant software providers — ADP, Cornerstone OnDemand, Halogen Software, Kenexa, Peoplefluent, Saba Software, SilkRoad, SuccessFactors, and SumTotal Systems — in the category and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report details our findings about how well each vendor fulfills our criteria and where they stand in relation to each other to help application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals and their HR business partners select the right software to meet their learning and talent development needs.

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  • Forrester Wave™: Learning And Talent Development, Q1 '13

Table of Contents

  • Learning And Talent Development Become Critical To Organizations
  • Learning And Talent Development Evaluation Overview
  • Vendors Provide Solutions With Depth, Flexibility, And Ease Of Use
  • Vendor Profiles
  • Supplemental Material