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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has proclaimed Labor Day (Sept. 2) to Sept.6 as Payroll Week in Hawaii, honoring nearly 350 state payroll professionals across all departments. These individuals oversee, direct and process payroll checks for nearly 70,000 employees on any given pay day.Payroll professionals play a key role in maintaining the economic health of ...
Read More GOVERNOR IGE TO CELEBRATE THE STATE’S “PAYROLL HEROES” WITH PROCLAMATION

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige announced that all state employees have successfully transitioned to a modern, efficient payroll system, transforming the way the state and its employees conduct business. On the first pay date of the year on Jan. 4, 2019, the PeopleSoft Payroll system issued 70,771 payments to 66,182 employees, as there are individuals ...
Read More All State of Hawaiʻi Employees Now on New Revolutionary Payroll System

HONOLULU – The State took a major step in modernizing its payroll system when the first group of State employees was paid on May 4 through the new PeopleSoft-based software system. About 1,300 employees from the Department of Accounting and General Services (DAGS) and the Department of Human Resources Development (DHRD) were the first of ...
Read More State Payroll System Modernization Effort Reaches Major Milestone – The new payroll system replaces an over 50-year-old paper-based process

HONOLULU — The State of Hawaii has selected CherryRoad Technologies Inc. to modernize payroll and time and attendance systems to provide greater functionality and efficiencies in serving more than 75,000 full- and part-time employees statewide. “The current payroll and time and attendance system was built more than 40 years ago and has become very difficult ...
Read More STATE SELECTS CHERRYROAD TECHNOLOGIES TO MODERNIZE PAYROLL, TIME & ATTENDANCE SYSTEMS

HONOLULU — The State of Hawaii today issued a request for proposals (RFP) to modernize its payroll and time and attendance systems to provide greater functionality and efficiencies in serving more than 75,000 full- and part-time employees statewide. The Enterprise Payroll and Time and Attendance Modernization project is being led by the Department of Accounting ...
Read More STATE OF HAWAII REQUESTS PROPOSALS TO MODERNIZE PAYROLL, TIME AND ATTENDANCE

HONOLULU – Signifying a move to a more results-driven strategy for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Governor David Ige today directed the state’s technology team to focus on targeted projects to replicate the recent success achieved in upgrading the Human Resources Management System (HRMS). Leading the refocused effort will be state Comptroller Douglas G. Murdock supported ...
Read More STATE MOVES TO TARGETED ERP STRATEGY

HONOLULU – The State of Hawaii has successfully launched the upgrade of a major, formerly at-risk information technology system as part of its long-term plan to transform government. The Human Resources Management System (HRMS) Upgrade Project was completed as scheduled on Jan. 20, 2015, resulting in a modernized system with vital backup and disaster recovery ...
Read More MAJOR TECHNOLOGY UPGRADE LAUNCH PART OF LONG-TERM PLAN TO TRANSFORM GOVERNMENT