"The upcoming Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) event, to be held in Orlando, Fla., promises something for businesses large and small. Not only will Oracle Corp. focus on the upcoming release of its Oracle 11i applications suite for large enterprises, the company also will begin to extend its applications into the small enterprise market, sources said. Included in the new suite will be an advanced planning and scheduling tool, Oracle Advanced Supply Chain Planning, sources said." Computer Reseller News, 9/17/99.
near the end of June, which includes Demand Planning, Supply Chain Planning, Global Available to Promise, and Manufacturing Scheduling. Details of the small enterprise offering will be given at the Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) conference in Orlando, Florida in October. Market Impact In its June 28 announcement, Oracle spoke confidently of single-day implementations of its APS suite and next-day returns on investment. Those who have struggled through the stressful months of the organizational