PeopleSoft @ Oracle OpenWorld 2019

Jeff Micallef, Author at MIPRO

PeopleSoft @ Oracle OpenWorld 2019

With all of Oracle’s talk about Cloud, one might think that PeopleSoft would not be represented when 65,000 people invade San Francisco in September for Oracle’s annual OpenWorld conference. Well, that assumption would not be accurate. In addition to a number of PeopleSoft specific sessions and a large PeopleSoft live demo pavilion within The Exchange

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2019 Sources of PeopleSoft Info and Networking

It might surprise you that organizations are still selecting PeopleSoft as a brand-new solution for their financials, supply chain, and human resources system. These “net new customers” choose PeopleSoft over other options to replace their current ERP systems. Personally, I am aware of two in the last thirty days. The PeopleSoft community continues to be

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Long Live Elasticsearch!

As of the 1st of May 2018, Elasticsearch is the only search engine supported for PeopleSoft 9.2 applications and it is the only search engine that can be used with PeopleTools 8.56. Oracle’s Secure Enterprise Search (SES) is no longer a supported option for use with PeopleSoft. Oracle posted a reminder on their blog; https://blogs.oracle.com/peopletools/elasticsearch-the-only-search-engine-supported-for-peoplesoft-as-of-may-1st.

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Oracle Open World 2018 Registration is Open!

Registration for Oracle Open World 2018 is open. San Francisco will be rocking from Monday, October 22nd through Thursday, October 25th. There are a couple of items to note about Oracle Open World this year (in case you have an early OOW notification). First, the date for Open World has been changed. The new dates

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PeopleSoft Innovators

Congratulations to the newest PeopleSoft Innovators! While attending Quest’s Collaborate 2018, Rebekah Jackson, VP PeopleSoft Strategy & Product Management, announced the latest organizations who earned recognition as PeopleSoft Innovators. The group included three of MIPRO’s customers: Adventist Health System, Black Hills Corporation and Intermountain Healthcare. While MIPRO was not directly involved in the innovations these

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Saving Customers from Themselves

One of the principles that MIPRO lives by is, “Always tell your customer what they need to hear, not just what they want to hear.” We are passionate about providing real, honest observations and feedback. Sometimes we are tested to see just how far we will take that commitment. We recently had a customer decide

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Every Quarter Equals New Functionality

PeopleSoft Selective Adoption The recent blog title from the Quest International Users Group – “PeopleSoft Is Alive and It’s Time to Adopt” caught my attention because it’s what we’ve been sharing with our customers for the past few years. While a rip and replace cloud strategy might be the right direction for some, those who

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A Hybrid Solution: Oracle PeopleSoft + Oracle Cloud

It’s one of the most common conversations taking place between IT, finance and HR for any PeopleSoft customer. The system has been customized over the years and some of those customizations are critical to the company. But the functionality feels outdated and the total cost of ownership is growing. So what do you do? Nationwide

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PeopleSoft 9.2 Field Observations

This month PeopleSoft 9.2 will have been available for three years. Having worked closely with many organizations who made the move to 9.2, there are two common observations that have surfaced. First is that Selective Adoption and the use of the PeopleSoft Update Manager (PUM) tool is still a mystery and struggle for many firms.

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