OLATHE, Kan., December 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Avaap, a Workday Services Partner (NASDAQ: WDAY), today announced that the city of Olathe has selected Avaap to deploy Workday Financial Management, Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) and Workday Paye. Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.
Workday Financial Management and Workday HCM support a full suite of financial and human processes that help provide real-time operational visibility along with the speed and agility needed to adapt to business growth and change. . Workday Payroll processes payroll efficiently in a single system while providing the flexibility to adapt to changing needs. Workday’s selection aligns with the vision of the Olathe 2040: Future Ready strategic plan, which includes the goal of modernizing business processes, helping to reduce inefficiencies and promoting the secure use of data to make decisions.
Avaap was selected to lead the deployment based on its significant experience in the deployment of Workday, including world-class organizational change management and transformation services, as well as the successful deployment of Workday in other national and local government organizations. The partnership between Avaap and Workday will help Olathe be more efficient in their day-to-day business operations while providing the accurate and timely financial information needed to make critical decisions. In addition to leading the deployment of Olathe’s Workday and configuring the solution to best meet the city’s needs, Avaap will help with systems integration, custom report development and organizational change management.
“Deploying Workday will help us set the standard for excellence in local government,” said Susan Sherman, Deputy City Manager for the Town of Olathe. “Workday will help the City to better manage financial and human capital management business processes, integrate a modernized chart of accounts and modernize financial and human capital management systems to increase transparency, streamline processes and save time.” to staff for more in-depth work. “
“One of the most cutting-edge and significant innovations we’re seeing in state and local governments is the adoption of Workday as the financial and HR system of choice,” said Rich Walega, vice president, Workday Government Practice at Avaap. “Olathe’s investment in Workday will help the city to be more efficient, agile and cohesive, each of which is the expected outcome of the transformation initiatives outlined in the Olathe 2040: Future Ready strategic plan.”
Avaap is an industry-focused management and technology consulting firm with experience in Workday, Tableau, and other applications. We offer full lifecycle consulting services, from system selection to post-production support, including BI and data analysis and a strategic approach to change management driven by research, Prosci® data and concepts. Government organizations, healthcare systems, higher education institutions and other organizations have partnered with Avaap for a successful transformation. To learn more, visit www.avaap.com.