Saba Software Among Cloud Top 500

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Saba Software Strengths, Domain Expertise, and Key Differentiators

Hyperconnected Talent Experience - Saba offers a talent experience platform that delivers a consistent, personalized, user-centric experience for people, no matter what journey they want to take on any given day. Saba solution doesn't require different tools/interfaces based on who they are (full time, contract, contingent, employee, candidate, etc., or where they are (local, global, at a desk, on the road), or what they want to accomplish (find, connect, learn, apply, coach, assess, measure, recognize). Built for the Ecosystem - Saba offers a "connect to anything" approach with an architecture built on open APIs.

Through its architecture design and expansive Partner Marketplace, Saba helps customers design more flexible solutions, improve data and reporting capabilities and reduce integration requirements most especially to HR systems of record.

Global Talent Agility - Saba has global expertise and capabilities to accommodate any locale, any language, any regulation, any protocol. AI-driven Personalization - Intelligence is built-in to Saba's solutions. Across every talent experience, deep people and talent profiles and machine learning create a “just for me” experiences, conversations, and connections.

Saba Software Recent Developments

In October 2019, Saba unveiled a new brand and its new vision for the people experience, featuring solution innovations that uniquely address the organizations of the future, and the expectations of their people. Including hyper-connected talent journeys that transcend the traditional "module" approach to talent management, and a highly personalized people experience powered by the combination of neuroscience and responsible AI, Saba's new vision is rooted in the future of work's undeniable transformation: the organizational need for greater talent agility and the evolving human demand for highly personalized "just for me" experiences, both inside and outside work.

Saba me: time, also unveiled in October 2019, is the first manifestation of the company's vision for the ultimate people experience – converging the power of Saba's robust learning platform capabilities with a deep understanding of the way people want to engage, grow and connect in the modern world of work.

Saba has also launched Saba TalentLink to deliver an unmatched talent experience for candidates, recruiters, hiring managers and other business leaders. Saba also delivers a natively designed total talent solution for recruitment process outsourcing providers with TalentLink for RPO, supporting any recruitment model and any type of hire.

Saba Software Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Activities

In April 2020, Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in people development solutions, acquired Saba Software, a global leader in talent experience solutions and a portfolio company of Vector Capital. In light of market conditions, the total transaction value has been reduced from $1.395 billion at the time of announcement to approximately $1.295 billion at closing. With the addition of Saba, Cornerstone will have an expanded reach and ability to help a larger, diverse group of clients realize the potential of their people with the right learning and development opportunities. The combined company will have more than 75 million users and serve approximately 7,000 organizations, of all sizes, around the globe. The combined company will be well-positioned to deliver a highly differentiated portfolio of people development and talent experience software solutions by leveraging the existing product portfolio, as well as through accelerated product development enabled by a larger combined R&D team, greater financial resources, and a shared vision for the future.

Since the Lumesse acquisition in 2018, Saba has integrated TalentLink with SabaCloud, launched TalentLink Go – TA as a Service for mid-market customers, launched its new LXP, Saba Me: Time and introduced the Saba Studio team to offer bespoke learning content services.

Saba has also incorporated into Saba Cloud the IP that it acquired from Halogen to deliver improved continuous coaching, 1:1 meetings and feedback capabilities.

Saba Software Customers in ARTW Customer Database

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Saba Software Key Enterprise and Cloud Applications

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Saba Software Customers - Breakdown by Geo, Size, Vertical and Product

List of Verified Saba Software Customers

No. of Saba Software Customers: 4000

No. of Saba Software Enterprise Applications Customers: 4000

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No. of Saba Software Cloud Subscribers: 33000000

Saba serves more than 4,000 customers globally.

Among Saba customers are ADP, AGIA Insurance Services, APNIC, Aflac, The World Bank, McAfee, Cisco, Canon, Centura Health, Virgin Atlantic, AstraZeneca, Siemens, VMWare, Liebherr, Kaiser Permanente, Atlas Hotel Group, Orange Theory Fitness, Northrum Grumman, Fujitsu, Bank of China, Dubai Telecom, Deutsche Bank, Loblaws, St Gobain, Estes Shipping, Saudi Aramco, Advia Credit Union, Air Canada, Allina, American Airlines, Apex-Brasil, Aurivo, Automotive Fuel Cell Cooperation, BISSELL Home Care, BJC Healthcare, Banamex, Bank of Queensland, Basic American Foods, BayLearn, Bentley University, Black River Memorial Hospital, Blue Care, Brundage Management, Bupa, CAA Manitoba, Campus Management Corporation, CentraState Healthcare System, China Construction Bank, Christiana Care, Ciena, City of Henderson, City of Houston, City of Kent, Clark Nuber, and Community Care Inc.

Other customers include Cornell University, Cornerstone Healthcare Group, Countrywide, Covenant Health, Credit Suisse, Curves, Dell, Dell/EMC, Discovery, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, East Carolina University, Edward Marshall, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, Emirates Post Group, Entertainment Partners Epson, Equity Residential, Fairbanks Hospital, Franciscan Alliance Fressnapf, Maxi Zoo, FuelCell Energy, Fujitsu, and Försäkringskassan.

Saba Software Market Opportunities, M&A and Geo Expansions

Saba is setting out to redefine talent and design a whole new people experience – with journeys that transcend products and talent modules and in fact converge them to deliver optimized personalization capabilities. This experience designed to address issues: like employers can't find the right skills fast enough, people knowledge is now the largest asset class, transformation requires a whole new level of know-how, people have vastly different needs, preferences, and styles.

Saba has a solid foundation on which to build in order to support the future of work: the talent depth (people expertise and solution mix) to accommodate rapid global/organizational transformation in key areas of talent, and a vision that adapts to people's shifting expectations.

Saba Software Risks and Challenges

With the acquisition of Saba Software in 2020, its changes in leadership will determine the company's strategy and growth for the future.

As Saba's Cloud bookings improved steadily over the past quarters, the vendor appeared to be on a more solid footing after a series of management changes.

The acquisitions of Halogen in 2017 and Lumesse in 2018 have resulted in a number of best-of-breed applications for recruiting, Core HR and talent management. The question is how best to integrate and optimize them with a consistent user experience for a diverse audience.

Saba Software Ecosystem, Partners, Resellers and SI

Saba sells direct and also has a global network of over 108 partners in 43 countries.

Through its open architecture design and its expansive Marketplace, Saba helps customers design more flexible solutions, improve data and reporting capabilities and reduce integration requirements most especially to HR systems of record.

Saba’s technology, content, reseller, and services partners include OpenSesame, Skillsoft, Udemy, Adobe, LinkedIn Learning, Harvard Business Services, IBM, Meet & Engage, Infosys, Kronos, Mahindra Satyam, WIPRO, The Educe Group, HP, RapidLD, HireVue, and Flipbase.

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