Workday, a provider of cloud-based applications, is revising its solutions strategy for planning applications. The technology acquired from Adaptive Insights will be its new planning solution, which is going to replace the existing one, Workday Planning. With this move, the vendor is enhancing its position to better compete with Oracle, SAP and others. The marriage of Workday and Adaptive Insights thus reflects the current market development in the area of planning, which we would like to elaborate in this Expert View.