Workforce Management Feature Article
March 12, 2012
ScheduleSoft and Empower Team Deliver Comprehensive Workforce Management Solutions
By Madhubanti Rudra, TMCnet Contributor
Two leaders in workflow management solutions industry, ScheduleSoft and Empower Software have come together in a strategic partnership. The partnership is expected to deliver the industry’s most comprehensive suite of workforce management solutions featuring most flexible and robust workforce management applications, tools and features available in the marketplace.
The joint solution is going to combine Empower’s expertise in the areas of time and attendance and workforce management products with ScheduleSoft’s expertise in the area of demand-driven workforce scheduling solutions. The solution will be capable of yielding strategic business results for the customers of both the companies, officials explained in a press release.
Empower is a provider of workforce management, time and attendance, and related software solutions. The solutions are designed to help customers deploy staff more effectively. Empower’s integrated workforce management scheduling solutions are currently in use in the retail industry; the partnership with ScheduleSoft will enable it enter into other vertical markets such as manufacturing, Public Safety and transportation. Many of the largest global companies rely on Empower’s world-class integrated Human Resources suite providing HR/Payroll, Workforce Management, Time and Attendance, Tax Filing/Processing and Mobile solutions.
ScheduleSoft provides workforce scheduling solutions to a variety of industries with a special focus on the manufacturing sector. ScheduleSoft solutions are already known for their rich features, flexibility and scalability. According to its website, SchedduleSoft’s optimized solutions are able to automate the process of generating, reviewing and modifying employee schedules to match fluctuations in production needs.
The solutions are also able to increase asset utilization and minimize downtime by ensuring the necessary resources and skills are available when needed. Hundreds of organizations across many industries have selected ScheduleSoft solution for its comprehensive functionality and capabilities to automate the requirements of any environment. Thanks to this partnership, ScheduleSoft will be able to provide its customers with a more flexible and more feature-rich workforce management solution.
“Each of our clients will now benefit from having access to the broadest, end-to-end workforce management offering available. Combining Empower’s Time and Attendance and Workforce Management product specialization with ScheduleSoft’s industry leading capabilities will deliver strategic business results for our customers,” ScheduleSoft Founder and CEO Gregory Flessas, noted in a statement.
Few months ago, ScheduleSoft announced that it has selected Synel Industries UK as a regional distributor in the United Kingdom and France. The partnership allowed Synel UK to sell, implement and support the ScheduleSoft solution.