E&I Collaborative Solutions Contract

Collaborative Solutions

Contract Number:
RFP or Project Number - Name:
683534 - Workday Implementation Consultant Services
Agreement Type:
Contract Effective Dates:
10/01/2020 - 07/23/2023

Collaborative Solutions, a Cognizant company, is a leading global finance and HR transformation consultancy offering a full range of enterprise cloud consulting and support services for Workday ERP implementations. Since 2003, Collaborative has helped education customers around the globe successfully transform their business operations with Workday.

From strategy to deployment and ongoing support, Collaborative offers full-service Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) and Financial Management capabilities with a proven track record of success. Collaborative was one of Workday’s first customers and is their longest tenured partner in education. This has helped Collaborative shape Workday’s innovative solutions and offer a unique perspective from the customer’s point of view. Leveraging their proprietary CYNERGY™ methodology, team members guide you through every phase of your Workday transformation, enabling your institution to gain efficiencies, minimize risks, and maximize outcomes.

Contract Highlights:
  • Full lifecycle services for strategic planning and readiness, implementation, organizational change and training, and ongoing support.
  • Workday-certified consultants and product leads work closely with members through each stage of the process, ensuring members get the most from their technology investments.
  • Proprietary implementation methodologies tailored to meet your institution’s unique needs.
  • Student Readiness Workshop helps members gain a clear framework for their Workday Student deployment.
  • Flexible, comprehensive deployment options, from standard software deployments to full digital transformation.
    • Enterprise Deployment: Cynergy Enterprise™ integrates governance and change management and allows for a truly consultative approach.
    • Rapid Deployment: Cynergy Xcelerate™ uses a pre-configured tenant to get you up and running quickly.
    • Balance Deployment: Cynergy Balance™ has a mid-range timeline and some design elements Collaborative is known for.
Why Collaborative Solutions?
  • Unprecedented success delivering value to education clients looking to adopt the latest Workday technologies since 2003.
  • 100% commitment to Workday: Collaborative’s business depends on successfully deploying Workday ERP solutions on time and on budget.
  • Depth of Workday knowledge and expertise: With 850+ Workday consultants averaging 4+ years of experience, Collaborative has a proven, skilled Workday practice for education.
  • Extensive experience in Cloud innovation for education and other industries.
  • Workday product leads: global experts selected by Workday who are assessed semi-annually and commit to a minimum of 24 months in the role.

More Information

For more information, contact your E&I Member Representative or Rick Carollo, Business Development Manager, Technology.

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