back to article Workday makes Google preferred partner for public cloud weeks after demise of Amazon project revealed

Workday has jumped into bed with Google Cloud, making it a preferred provider to run workloads for core industry in a public cloud environment - five years after talking in similarly glowing terms about AWS. The SaaSy finance and HR application firm said the Google Cloud would be their first suggestion for customers in …

  1. Auntie Dix
    FAIL

    Definition

    Work(sSome)Day(s): Crap, cloudy HR software (see Orifice's PeopleSoft) that screws customers repeatedly, via botched implementations and rapacious, concomitant consultant fees.

    Victims include the State of Maine, the Dystopia of Amazon (which apparently is not smart enough to detect proposals for crapware), and countless other customers.

    We can send robots to Mars, but we cannot design competent, boring HR software that fulfills promises made and overpaid for?

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Google uses Workday as a database for employees but they have built their own recruiting, performance, talent, learning, help desk, comp, etc. They use third party payroll.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Is Workday's update true? If you can dictate where you want Workday to run your instance, that is a new development. I don't believe you can tell Workday that you want to run your US instance in AWS, your European instance in Google Cloud or whatever. Anyone have any documentation?

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