Sage have announced the release of Sage HR a global payroll and HR solution. Sage HR runs stand-alone or as part of the Sage X3 advanced business application suite. The release date for ANZ is yet to be announced but expectations are that there will be a joint cloud and on premise release within weeks.

Built using the SAGE SAFE platform and utilizing all the market leading capabilities of Sage X3 including mobility, Sage HR will deliver businesses HR and payroll functionality including integration with Sage financials and more specifically web timesheets, training, activity tracking, self-service, talent management and budget and expense management. Sage X3 calendar functionality supports manpower planning.