SAP selected by government to test a replacement for Phoenix pay system

The Government of Canada continues its journey towards replacing the controversial Phoenix pay system, and today announced it has selected...

March 6th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Information belonging to 69,000 Phoenix payees sent to wrong department

The information of 69,000 payees of the Phoenix pay system was a part of a data breach due to an...

February 18th, 2020 Buckley Smith

SAP among 3 companies competing to replace Phoenix

The head of SAP Canada's public services team is well aware that the word "Phoenix" connotes disaster, but the company...

June 12th, 2019 Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – Canada’s new digital charter, cybercrime gang busted, Phoenix pay system an expensive fix

Trudeau cracks down on social media, an international cybercrime gang is taken down, and throwing out the troubled Phoenix pay...

May 17th, 2019 Mandy Kovacs

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Phoenix replacement RFP will be issued this fall, include HR system

Despite its name, the Government of Canada's Phoenix pay system won't be rising from the ashes as CIO Alex Benay...

August 28th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Treasury Board to search for a new pay system to replace Phoenix

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government announced it will be moving away from the current Phoenix pay system and will be taking...

August 24th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

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Phoenix failure will cost government $2.2 billion: Senate

The Phoenix pay system that was supposed to save the federal government $70 million annually will end up costing $2.2...

August 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson

Auditor general calls Phoenix pay system rollout an ‘incomprehensible failure’

Michael Ferguson didn’t mince words this morning when he cited a new report that slammed the federal government’s Phoenix pay...

May 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

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Government doesn’t understand extent of Phoenix payroll problems: AG report

Fixing the federal government's problems related to the Phoenix payroll system is going to take more money and more time...

November 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson