Ceridian Recognized by Constellation Research as Industry Leader in Human Capital Management

Dayforce named as a leading solution for Workforce Management Suites and Payroll on prestigious Constellation ShortListâ„¢

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March 12, 2019

Today, Ceridian (NYSE: CDAY; TSX: CDAY), announced that Dayforce, its global human capital management (HCM) cloud platform for the entire employee lifecycle, was recognized as a leading solution by Constellation Research. Dayforce was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for both Workforce Management Suites and Payroll for North American small and medium-sized businesses in the first quarter of 2019.

“Ceridian has a very strong position in the payroll space due to its unique continuous calculation model, providing real time employee data at any point in a pay period – a key innovation in the HCM industry,” said Holger Mueller, Principal Analyst and Vice President, Constellation Research. “Simplifying the time and attendance process in industries like retail and manufacturing with very efficient scheduling processes, strengthens the connection between workers and managers and helps enterprises accelerate in today’s hypercompetitive and dynamic markets.”

“To be recognized as a leader by one of the industry’s most respected analyst firms is an honor and reflects Ceridian’s commitment to providing valued customers of all sizes with the most innovative solutions designed to meet their specific business needs,” said David Ossip, Chairman and CEO, Ceridian. “Dayforce is a proven catalyst for positive change, helping to transform our customers’ corporate cultures for the better, while enhancing the work lives of their people. At the end of 2018, we had 3,718 customers live on the Dayforce platform – a net increase of 717 customers for the year – and we believe we are well positioned to gain share in this highly attractive marketplace.”

Constellation Research is an award-winning strategic advisory and futurist analyst firm based in Silicon Valley that advises leaders on leveraging disruptive technologies to achieve business model transformation.

Constellation Research evaluates more than 20 solutions for list consideration in each market category. Products and services chosen as leading solutions meet the threshold criteria for the category as outlined in each category list. The Constellation ShortList of vendors in each market category is informed by conversations with early adopter customers, independent analysis, and briefings with vendors and partners. The portfolio is frequently updated as market conditions change.


Constellation Research does not endorse any solution or service named in its research.

About Ceridian

Ceridian. Makes Work Life Better™.

Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, our flagship cloud HCM platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. Our platform is used to optimize management of the entire employee lifecycle, including attracting, engaging, paying, deploying, and developing people. Ceridian has solutions for organizations of all sizes. Visit or follow us @Ceridian.

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