Analyst Relations

Find out what the leading HCM industry analysts are saying about Ultimate Software and UltiPro.

Explore the research below from the top analyst firms to see how Ultimate Software is leading innovation in the HCM market and partnering with customers for business success.

HCM Technology Value Matrix 2016
Nucleus Research

Ultimate Software earned a “leader” rating as one of the top vendors in this comprehensive evaluation of HCM solution providers.

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ROI Case Study: Ultimate UltiPro, Nebraska Furniture Mart
Nucleus Research

Nebraska Furniture Mart yielded a 158% ROI during a payback period of 9.6 months with UltiPro

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ROI Case Study: Ultimate UltiPro, Greenspoon Marder
Nucleus Research

Greenspoon Marder experienced a 475% ROI in under 3 months by deploying UltiPro.

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ROI Case Study: Ultimate UltiPro, Ross Environmental Services, Inc.
Nucleus Research

Ross Environmental Services experienced a 334% ROI in under four months by deploying UltiPro.

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ROI Case Study: Ultimate UltiPro, Warren Equipment Company
Nucleus Research

Warren Equipment Company experienced a 188% ROI in under eight months by deploying UltiPro.

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HCM Best Practices Prepare Bank for Utilization of “True” Analytics
Holger Mueller, Constellation Research; August 2015

This case study documents the benefits experienced by INTRUST Bank who uses UltiPro HCM software, after it implemented UltiPro, an analytics-driven HCM system.

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Anatomy of a Decision: Ultimate Software UltiPro®
Nucleus Research

This report found that UltiPro users give high grades of satisfaction with the product, customer service, and overall ROI.

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Ultimate Software: Successfully Navigating the Transition
from On-Premise to Cloud ISV as a Public Company
Christine Dover

Showcasing Ultimate’s successful transition from on-premise to cloud while achieving top-line growth and profitability.

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Managing Rapid Growth with Integrated HCM Technology
Stacia Sherman Garr

For an organization with a focus on rapid expansion, a targeted and growing customer market, and a preference for developing leaders internally, having the right tools in place to speed both administrative and strategic talent tasks was critical.

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Cloud Buyer’s Bill of Rights: SaaS Apps
Ray Wang, Constellation Research Group, June 2013

In the evaluation of 61 criteria, Ultimate Software’s HR and payroll suite achieved a composite weighted score of 4.84 [on a scale of 1-5]. Ultimate’s score reflects its epic adherence to the spirit of the Cloud Buyer’s Bill of Rights.

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Ultimate’s UltiConnect — Off to a great start, but the road(map)
is long
Holger Mueller, Constellation Research

UltiConnect had a higher portion of highly satisfied and motivated customers than other conferences we have attended in the last quarters. Maybe it’s the longer term perspective that Scott Scherr takes to building an organically grown company, and the sincerity and tradition to people first values.

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UltiPro Is Now TEC certified
Raluca Druta

The founding members of Ultimate Software put employees at the heart of the business, as happy employees lead to great products and customer experience. In fact, Ultimate’s philosophy goes beyond its internal functioning and spills over into the relationships they build with their customers, whose employees they treat with care.

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