The evolution of HR technology: ‘Sexy’ is out, functionality is in

HRMS is designed to be used by the entire organization
By Ian Turnbull
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/01/2010

There is good news and bad news when it comes to HR technology. The bad news is the pace of “sexy” new technology has slowed. The good news is current systems are extremely robust and have never been more accessible.

HRIS versus HRMS

There are many faces of technology as it relates to HR. The first is captured in the distinction between a human resource information system (HRIS) and a human resource management system (HRMS).