- Portal offers web services for HR-XML-compliant integrations with IQNavigator to global buyers, partners and thousands of services suppliers.
DENVER, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IQNavigator, the leading provider of services procurement and external workforce solutions to Global 2000 companies, today launched developer.IQN.com, an integration portal for its portfolio of real-time web services integrations. IQNavigator also announced industry-first certification with HR-XML standards for its public web services, validated by the HR-XML Consortium.
Partners and suppliers of IQNavigator's contingent labor, external workforce and services procurement ecosystems will especially benefit from the fast integration, process efficiency, process speed, and reduced errors made possible by the HR-XML compliant web services on this integration portal. Powered by an Enterprise Service Bus for robustness and scalability, the initial web services are already being utilized by partners and will cover critical contingent workforce management data such as timecards, accounting codes, requisitions and more.
"The standards based web-services offered by the IQN Integration portal are simple and easy to integrate with, allowing us to enhance our processes and better support our clients," said Alan Stukalasky, Managing Director and Chief Information Officer for Randstad.
IQNavigator has long been a SaaS industry leader in system integrations, with over 500 unique system integrations to client and partner systems enabled by IQGateway, IQNavigator's proprietary integration platform, including web services integrations starting in 2004. With its new portal, developer.IQN.com, IQNavigator extends its innovation to include a suite of fully documented and supported public web services for real-time data synchronization with the IQNavigator software solution.
"Simple SaaS integrations are a top priority for enterprise clients around the world, and developer.IQN.com extends our innovation and leadership in this area. The integration portal already has a number of tools that have been proven to be helpful to companies integrating with IQNavigator, which means that clients, suppliers and partners can go there today and take advantage of the resources right away," said John F. Martin, Chief Technology Officer and CEO Emerging Markets for IQNavigator. "In the coming months, the number of public web services and third-party web-service integrations will grow steadily, expanding the number of tools available to the developer community for fast, simple SaaS integrations."
IQNavigator is the proven leader in services procurement solutions, helping global enterprises better manage all types of procured services and their non-employee workforces around the world. IQNavigator's cloud-based VMS software processes tens of billions of dollars in yearly services spend, enabling clients to intelligently manage and optimize the cost-effectiveness, compliance, visibility and efficiency of complex services procurement and contingent workforce programs. For more than a decade, IQNavigator has been the leader in providing innovative technology solutions for managing companies' procured services including statement of work and project-based consultants, contractors, temporary workers and other contingent workers. For more information about IQNavigator and how its industry-leading offerings such as IQNtelligence are helping many of the world's most respected companies, visit www.IQNavigator.com.
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