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ABOUT: SumTotal Systems, Inc.
  • is the global leader in strategic Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions that provide organizations with a new level of visibility to help make more informed business decisions and accelerate growth
  • provides full employee lifecycle management, including a core system of record, from a single provider for improved business intelligence.
  • offers customers of all sizes and in all industries the most flexibility and choice with multiple purchase, configuration, and deployment options.
  • offers learning and talent management solutions that enable client organizations to more effectively drive business strategy by optimizing resource planning and allocation, reducing operational costs, aligning the workforce with business objectives, engaging and motivating the workforce, increasing productivity, and driving overall business performance.

SumTotal’s solutions are consistently top rated in analyst reports including those from Bersin & Associates, Forrester, Gartner and Ventana Research.

SumTotal is the first-to-market with a talent management platform that supports all key HR and talent processes.


SumTotal is backed by Vista Equity Partners, a leading private equity firm, with over $2 Billion in committed capital, focused on building the top software industry leaders.

SumTotal is profitable and experiencing significant year over year revenue growth.

EMPLOYEES: Approximately 1,000 employees
SOLUTIONS: SumTotal now offers customers the most complete HR solution that manages strategic HCM functions including Talent Acquisition (acquire to onboard), Talent Management (perform to reward), Talent Development (assess to develop), Workforce Management (schedule to pay).SumTotal offers a comprehensive, end to end solution that brings together all strategic functions:
Workforce Strategy & Planning 360 Feedback
Recruiting Learning
On-boarding Social Collaboration
Competencies Scheduling
Performance Time & Attendance
Compensation Expense Management
Succession Core HR Management
Career Development Workforce Analytics
Payroll & Compliance  
SumTotal connects your critical workforce processes to more effectively plan, hire, align, manage, develop, train, motivate, retain, and analyze the client’s high performing workforce.
CLIENTS: With more than 3,400 global customers and 43 million users worldwide, SumTotal has increased the performance of the world’s largest organizations including Sony Electronics, AstraZeneca, Amway, GKN, Seagate, Accenture, Aetna, Citigroup, Daimler Chrysler, Delta Airlines, Harley-Davidson, Microsoft, Novartis, PNC Bank, U.S. Army, U.S. Air force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Bancorp and Vodafone Over half of the Fortune 500 corporations are SumTotal clients.
OFFICE LOCATIONS: Headquarters:Gainesville, FloridaNorth America Locations: Redwood City, California, Des Moines, Iowa, Columbus, Ohio, Burlington, MassachusettsEuropean Locations:Windsor, Berkshire United Kingdom, Paris, France. Darmstadt, GermanyAsian Locations:Hyderabad, India, Beijing, China, Hong Kong, China Sydney, Australia, Tokyo, Japan