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The Battle for Your Mind and Your Wallet: What Does the Consolidation of the Systems Market Mean for You?

Date: October 18, 2010, 2:00 p.m. ET
Presenter: Josh Bersin, President
Location: Online Webinar
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Recently, Taleo, the largest provider of talent management software, announced the planned acquisition of, Kenexa announced the planned acquisition of and SumTotal announced their intent to purchase Softscape. These acquisitions quickly create large new players that span the Learning Management, Talent Management and Performance Management system markets. The move will force other LMS vendors to get big fast – and signals further big changes in the LMS and talent markets. Your best defense for your current and upcoming system investments is a strong offense – know the market and know your business priorities.

Regardless of which systems you currently use, you’ll want to hear our perspective on the immediate and future implications for LMS and talent-related technologies. We will answer these and other important questions: What are the implications of this acquisition on the LMS and talent markets? How will this acquisition possibly impact major market players such as Saba, Plateau, SumTotal, and Cornerstone? Which are the companies to closely watch? What are the potential benefits and risks to current Taleo and clients? What other trends may be impacted by ongoing market churn?

Join Josh for the insider’s perspective on this market development and to understand how this and future developments could impact your talent and learning technology strategy.