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NTT DATA Business Solutions | December 19, 2023 | 4 min

How SAP SuccessFactors Can Help You Manage Your Remote Workforce

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has significantly impacted Malaysia and its business landscape, remote work has rapidly transformed from a flexible work option to a necessity for businesses across the country. As more and more businesses in Malaysia are shifting towards remote work, managing a remote workforce can be challenging, particularly when considering the local dynamics and regulatory requirements. Thankfully, with SAP SuccessFactors, managing remote teams in Malaysia can be made much easier. In this article, we’ll explore how SAP SuccessFactors can help you manage your remote workforce effectively within the context of Malaysia’s unique business environment.

  • Streamlining Collaboration and Communication:

Communication is key when it comes to managing a remote workforce. With SAP SuccessFactors, you can have a streamlined communication process, ensuring that everyone is on the same page. The software offers features such as instant messaging, video conferencing, and collaboration tools that enable remote teams to communicate effectively and efficiently.

  • Performance Management for Remote Success:

Performance management is crucial when it comes to managing a remote workforce. SAP SuccessFactors offers a real-time performance management system that enables you to track the performance of your remote employees in real-time. This helps you identify any performance issues and address them immediately, ensuring that your remote team stays productive.

  • Centralized HR Management:

SAP SuccessFactors offers a centralized HR management system, which enables you to manage your remote workforce from a single platform. This means that you can manage everything from recruitment, onboarding, training, and performance management, all from a centralized platform. This makes it easier to manage your remote workforce efficiently.

  • Empowering Learning and Development:

Remote employees, much like their in-office counterparts, require opportunities for skill enhancement and career growth. SuccessFactors’ learning management system offers a range of online training courses, webinars, and resources. This feature takes on added significance during the pandemic, as remote employees seek to acquire new skills and stay engaged in their professional development.

  • Better Work-Life Balance:

Remote work offers a better work-life balance, which can lead to increased job satisfaction. SAP SuccessFactors offers features such as flexible work schedules, time-off management, and wellness programs, which can help your remote employees maintain a healthy work-life balance.

NTT DATA Business Solutions, a leading SAP partner, can help you implement SAP SuccessFactors in your organization. With their expertise and experience, they can help you leverage the software’s features and capabilities to manage your remote workforce effectively.


The COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped work norms globally and in Malaysia, highlighting the importance of effective remote workforce management. SAP SuccessFactors emerges as a pivotal tool in this endeavor, offering a comprehensive solution tailored to the Malaysian context to address the unique challenges posed by remote work during these unprecedented times. By harnessing the capabilities of SAP SuccessFactors, customized to meet Malaysia’s specific remote work needs and regulatory requirements, businesses in Malaysia can navigate the challenges of the pandemic while fostering a thriving remote workforce. With the help of NTT DATA Business Solutions, a trusted partner with deep local insights, you can implement SAP SuccessFactors in your organization in Malaysia and take advantage of its benefits to manage your remote workforce effectively while complying with local regulations.

Ready to move forward in revolutionizing your HR processes with SAP SuccessFactors within the Malaysian context? Reach out to NTT DATA Business Solutions today at [email protected] or visit our website,, to gain insights into how our expertise can create a tailored solution for your organization’s unique needs within Malaysia’s dynamic business environment. Take the step to arrange a consultation and explore the journey towards transformative HR excellence designed specifically for Malaysia’s business landscape.

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