Read what industry analysts have to say about SuccessFactors, both as market leaders and thought leaders.*

SuccessFactors’ market recognition from Forrester and Gartner has helped Symphony convey value and ROI to clients seeking an industry leading HCM solution. As an organization, Symphony strives to offer the most robust solutions for HR and talent management and we are proud to be partnering with the best in the industry."

- Kellie Fitzpatrick, CEO, Symphony Management Consulting


2017 Magic Quadrant for Talent Management Suites

SAP SuccessFactors' overall product satisfaction rating was above average relative to the other vendors' references - with its customers most satisfied with performance management, compensation, succession planning and recruiting."

- Gartner, Inc., March 2017

Solutions: Compensation, Performance and Goals, Succession and Development, Recruiting, Onboarding, Learning


The Forrester Wave™: Learning and Performance Management, Q4 2016

SAP SuccessFactors provides customers with a market-leading, well-integrated performance and learning offering."

- Forrester Research, December 2016

Solutions: Performance & Goals, Succession & Development, Learning

Bersin & Associates

Bersin by Deloitte - Understanding Integration: SAP's HCM Integration Strategy with SuccessFactors

A detailed view of the learning management systems (LMSs) market, profiles of the top providers.

Today’s users of SuccessFactors talent applications or Employee Central, whether or not they are also seeking integration with SAP ERP HCM, have tools available to ease the task. Documented APIs exist, and third-party applications and tools are available—many of which are certified by SAP; SAP iFlows provide tested, packaged connectors to address many integration requirements of users today. "

- Katherine Jones, Ph.D., Lead Analyst, Bersin by Deloitte, October 2013

Bersin by Deloitte - The Definitive Buyer's Guide to The Global Market for Learning Management Solutions 2013

A detailed view of the learning management systems (LMSs) market, profiles of the top providers.

SuccessFactors began 10 years ago as a cloud startup, and now has more than 15 million users and 3,500 customers in more than 168 countries and 35 languages. In February 2012, SuccessFactors became an SAP company, as that company’s go-to-market talent management solution. Today, the company continues to provide growth as part of SAP’s new cloud division with Lars Dalgaard, founder and previously CEO for SuccessFactors, at the helm."

- Solution Provider Comparisons, Market Map and Provider Profiles, January 2013

SuccessFactors Rebrands Itself Business Execution

(I) see this as a bold and exciting new strategy for SuccessFactors, and one which will help the entire HR software market move ever-faster into 100% business alignment"

- Josh Bersin, Bersin & Associates, September 2009

Solutions: Compensation, Employee Profile, Performance & Goals, Succession & Development

*The reports cited above are industry analyst reports which were published in print and/or online as of the dates listed in such reports and thus reflect industry analyst views as of such dates. The information contained therein may not be current or accurate. SuccessFactors is not responsible for the content of such reports. The reports are, and remain, the copyright of the respective analyst firms.