In this exclusive moment from the Acceleration Economy Cloud Wars Top 10 CEO Outlook 2024 series, Workday CEO Carl Eschenbach discusses the company’s commitment to leveraging partnerships for innovation and platform extension.
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00:08 — Workday is leveraging its partners to drive innovation. Its Extend platform, which allows people to build applications on top of the Workday platform has seen 70% growth in new applications.
00:40 — It announced an AI Marketplace, with 15 partners, bringing offerings to market that will be monetized over time. Last quarter, it announced an exciting expansion of its partnership with Accenture, with its Accenture Skill Cloud.
01:16 — Eschenbach couldn’t be more excited about the partner ecosystem. It’s part of his background and experience, and he thinks everyone at Workday sees the value of expanding the partnership it has with existing partners and getting new ones.