Galaxy Technologies(TM) (www.galaxytechnologies.com), a nationwide
timekeeping and workforce management solutions provider, is launching
Version 7 of its SQL Web-based TimeStar(TM) workforce management
solution at the HR Technology Conference and Exposition in Chicago, Ill.
on Sept. 29, 2010. Galaxy Technologies was recently acquired by
TimeStar Version 7 is Galaxy's latest
comprehensive enterprise workforce management application with a broad
feature-set that combines efficiency with convenience. Personalized
dashboard widgets and user drag and drop workflow favorites on
TimeStar's user home page reflect individuals' preferences, providing
the most flexible product for each functional role within the
enterprise. Beyond TimeStar's core time and attendance capabilities, a
complete workforce management platform is provided with labor cost
allocations, scheduling and accruals calculations. TimeStar enables the
user to collect, analyze and take immediate control of labor data -
online in real time.
TimeStar Version 7 is available in
licensed, managed hosting and Galaxy's "Stress-Free
Software-as-a-Service" (SaaS) subscription. The low per employee, per
month, SaaS subscription only requires Firefox or Internet Explorer Web
browsers and eliminates expensive software, hardware and IT
infrastructure costs associated with traditional licensed enterprise
Version 7 offers the same proven, robust, time-tested
core application as previous versions with new user interface features
and new smartphone data collection options. TimeStar smartphone data
collection modules are ideal for companies whose workforce is offsite.
7 has been engineered with today's Web 2.0 savvy,
web-enabled-smartphone-carrying professionals in mind," said Matt
Petersen, Galaxy Technologies' vice president of technology.
"Enhancements seen in this release were based on client and Business
Partner focus group feedback."
The software upgrade to TimeStar
Version 7, including the new user interface and modules, is available at
no cost to current Galaxy Technologies TimeStar SaaS subscribers and
TimeStar Enterprise licensed maintenance clients.
With a sleek
new look and feel, TimeStar Version 7 has added computer monitor real
estate that was not available only a few years ago with low definition
CRT monitors. New personalized dashboard widgets allow users increased
efficiency to quickly view and access their favorite modules. The
functionality of summary timecard views allows drilldown to any element
of an employee's time and labor data in a single click. Version 7 offers
a variety of customizable list filtering to take complex chunks of
information and organize them into better user-friendly formats.
About Galaxy Technologies
by Administaff, the nation's leading professional employer organization
(PEO), Galaxy Technologies is represented in 51 sales offices in 24
major markets. Galaxy Technologies has been developing and delivering
workforce management solutions since 1988. Galaxy's products include
technology to track, allocate, analyze and control labor resources.
Galaxy Technologies offers time collection alternatives for all employee
populations as well as workforce management expertise in time and
attendance, human resources, payroll and data collection systems. Galaxy
Technologies is located at 2990 Triverton Pike Dr., Madison, WI 53711.
For additional information, call 877-273-8214 or visit
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