SOURCE: Plateau Systems

talent management software

February 08, 2011 14:25 ET

Plateau Ranked as a "Hot Vendor" for Total Compensation Management in Latest Ventana Research Value Index

ARLINGTON, VA--(Marketwire - February 8, 2011) - Plateau Systems, a provider of SaaS-based talent management solutions, has been ranked as a "Hot Vendor" in Ventana Research's 2011 Value Index for Total Compensation Management, released earlier today. This new Value Index provides guidance that will enable organizations to ascertain the value to them of compensation management applications.

"As organizations compete for top talent while maintaining a lean profile, effectively managing compensation for executives, variable pay and rewards for those in sales, field service and call centers, and stock and other incentive programs is critical," stated Mark Smith, CEO and EVP of Ventana Research, in the Executive Summary. "This Ventana Research Value Index is an analytic representation of our assessment of how well vendors' offerings meet buyers' requirements for software that enables and supports total compensation management."

Ventana Research evaluated Plateau Compensation for this report, a compensation management solution that gives organizations the ability to automate compensation planning and easily implement comprehensive and flexible salary and incentive plans. Additional information about Plateau Compensation, part of Plateau's fully-integrated Talent Management Suite, is available at

"We've made a big investment in fully integrating compensation management into our complete talent management suite, so we're thrilled to be recognized as a Hot Vendor in the space by Ventana Research," said Paul Sparta, Chairman and CEO of Plateau. "Companies putting pay-for-performance into reality really need a solution that not only automates compensation planning, but aligns it with individual and organizational performance, which is exactly what Plateau offers."

An Executive Summary of the Value Index is available at

About Plateau 
Plateau Systems is the industry's premier provider of enterprise-class SaaS talent management suites. Major global corporations and government agencies, including General Electric, the U.S. Air Force and Capital One Services are using Plateau's integrated talent management solutions to improve productivity and facilitate strategic workforce initiatives around learning, performance, compensation and career and succession management. Plateau is widely recognized throughout the industry for its commitment to customer satisfaction, forward-thinking vision and for consistently delivering best-in-class functionality. Founded in 1996, Plateau is headquartered in Arlington, Va. and has offices across the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information about Plateau, please visit or follow Plateau on Twitter @PlateauSystems

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