Vista Overview



PDS' Vista® is the complete HCM software solution that's perfect for midsize companies and enterprises worldwide.


One Powerful, Easy-To-Harness Business Tool

That's Vista. All the pieces of Vista - recruiting, human resources, benefits, payroll, time and attendance, self-service, workflow, analytics and extensive reporting - come together to simplify your business practices and processes.


Technology Built for Your Industry

PDS serves a variety of organizations in many different industries, including professional services, finance, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, utilities, transportation, hospitality, education, government, and others. Companies with U.S. and Canadian employees are able to take advantage of the benefits of our intelligent, cross-border, single-database architecture. Although it’s a single integrated HCM solution, the individual components can be deployed in phases according to your particular needs.


PDS Is Ready for You

When you’re ready to implement Vista®, you’ll find that our staff are experts in systems implementation. We have a fully trained, committed staff of customer support representatives, project managers, and implementation specialists. Our implementation specialists work together with you to ensure that your implementation results in a long and mutually satisfactory partnership.




HCM Training with You at the Center

Our training techniques earn rave reviews from our customers. Our customers train using live software in real-world situations. Our hands-on, interactive model allows users to achieve Vista® mastery by offering intensive training courses in all aspects of the software, including human resources, benefits and leave accrual, payroll processing, crystal reports, technical administration, Vista EasyAsk, and recruiting.

PDS Workflow Built for You

Our workflow engine is integrated throughout the Vista product, so any action can be automated through an approval process.

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PDS Reporting Built for You

We understand that no matter how feature-rich a human resources, benefits, and payroll system is, sometimes you just want to get a list of information quickly and easily! Vista provides a variety of tools to get to the HCM/payroll data you need.

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PDS Technology Built for You

Vista’s product design and future technology directions are based on the understanding that an effective Human Capital Management (HCM) is the central repository for a company’s most critical resource — its employees. The best HCM offers the right combination of technology and functionality and allows employees from various departments to do their jobs better.

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What Our Customers Say

“We’re impressed with the way Vista® has grown and developed. New features are continuously added based on user feedback and we’ve been able to leverage many of them. Nelnet also appreciates the efforts made to keep Vista compliant, like the reporting needs for ACA. Not only has PDS made sure the system can generate the appropriate reports, they provide user education videos and articles on how to use the system enhancements.”
Gretchen Schmidt, Nelnet Inc.




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