News & Media News Saba Customer, Dimension Data, Lauded for Excellence in Talent Management

Saba Customer, Dimension Data, Lauded for Excellence in Talent Management

Dimension Data Wins 2015 Brandon Hall Award for Its Use of Saba Cloud to Build a Learning Organization

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. - September 24th, 2015 - Saba, a global leader in cloud based intelligent talent management solutions, today congratulated Dimension Data for its innovative use of Saba, winning bronze in the category of Best Advance in Talent Management Technology Implementations from Brandon Hall Group.

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Dimension Data has experienced rapid grown over the last few years and needed to align their talent, career portal and job framework to provide managers a comprehensive view at the individual, team and organizational level. With the implementation of Saba, Dimension Data has been able to create unified profiles for its employees across the organization which can be maintained dynamically in its Talent Portal.

"With our growth rate and expanding market share, it was important that we implement a talent management solution that could align with our needs to nurture and empower our workforce," said Nicolene Hogg, Group Learning and Development Manager at Dimension Data. "Saba Cloud served as a core building block for HR and provided managers with a comprehensive view of continually updated competencies, skills, interests and talent to support our geographically dispersed workforce."

"Congratulations to Dimension Data for this award and for their success in implementing a talent management program to help their employees thrive," said Paige Newcombe, Saba's Chief Customer Officer. "We are honored to be working with customers like Dimension Data that understand the importance of leveraging the power of technology to advance their learning and development."

The Brandon Hall Excellence Awards program recognizes the best companies that have successfully developed programs, modalities, systems, strategies and tools that have helped organizations achieve measurable results. The entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group Sr. Analysts and Executive Leadership based upon the following criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation, and overall measureable benefits.

About Saba
Saba delivers a cloud-based intelligent talent management solution used by leading organizations worldwide to hire, develop, engage and inspire their people. With machine learning at its core, Saba Cloud offers proactive, personalized recommendations on candidates, connections and content to help employees and businesses lead and succeed. It is purpose-built on a highly scalable platform that exceeds industry security and reliability standards. Saba has more than 31 million users and 2,200 customers across 195 countries and 37 languages. Learn more about intelligent talent management at

About Brandon Hall Group, Inc.
Brandon Hall Group is a HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition and Workforce Management.

With more than 10,000 clients globally and 20 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives performance in emerging and large organizations, and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results. (