Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading cloud provider of people management solutions, debuted its latest release today at the HR Technology Conference & Exposition in Chicago. All of Ultimate’s SaaS customers are live on the latest UltiPro release, which extends UltiPro’s cloud human capital management (HCM) ecosystem with new configurable connectors to HCM-related solutions and services.
State-of-the-Art Learning and Performance Management in the Cloud (Photo: Business Wire)
Highlights of the latest UltiPro release include:
- Integration to CERTPOINT Systems’ industry-leading learning management solution
- The UltiPro Carrier Network—an integration hub for data exchange with benefits providers, powered by Informatica
- Integration with best-in-class enterprise social network Yammer for collaborative performance management
- Integration to HR360’s resource library for federal and state employment law guidelines, HR forms, and best practices
- Addition of several new technology affiliations through the Ultimate Partner Network
“The latest release of UltiPro delivers new levels of connectivity to support the entire spectrum of HR operations—adding features and services that enhance an organization’s ability to effectively develop and manage people,” said Adam Rogers, chief technology officer and senior vice president of development at Ultimate Software. “As the HCM system of record, UltiPro delivers all of the capabilities to acquire, support, and cultivate talent—as well as providing the framework to quickly and easily connect to other enterprise-wide systems and providers that support people performance and business results.”
State-of-the-Art Learning and Performance Management in the CloudWith the latest release, Ultimate enables customers to leverage comprehensive learning management through a prepackaged integration between UltiPro Performance Management and CERTPOINT Systems, a global leader in learning solutions. Using single sign-on, Ultimate’s customers can access CERTPOINT directly and seamlessly from UltiPro Performance Management. Managers and employees can administer, register for, complete, and track learning activities, including in-person courses, online training, and business-led learning. Development plans in UltiPro can be tied to course enrollments and training events. Once completed, course details such as test scores or enrollment statuses are automatically populated in UltiPro, so managers and employees have a unified view of personal and organizational performance goals. In addition, businesses get clear insight into performance and training across their organization. “We are pleased to offer Ultimate’s customers seamless access to the CERTPOINTVLS learning management platform through UltiPro to provide a tight connection between performance management and training across the enterprise,” said Ara Ohanian, chief happiness officer and CEO at CERTPOINT Systems. “With one system of record for the whole company to manage and grow talent, Ultimate’s customers gain a key advantage for comprehensive human capital management.” UltiPro Carrier Network—Powered by Informatica UltiPro has always provided a single source of truth for HCM, managing thousands of connections to third-party solutions—including benefits providers, SaaS solutions, and on-premise systems. The latest UltiPro release introduces a major step forward in HCM integration: the UltiPro Carrier Network—an open platform that provides customers with ‘connector templates’ to quickly and easily exchange relevant employee benefits information with medical, dental, vision, and other benefits providers quickly and easily via the cloud. The UltiPro Carrier Network is a part of Ultimate’s program to accelerate cloud integration from HCM to the rest of the business ecosystem.