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PeopleSoft on Client/Server and Database Issues


To address questions for a TEC customer, we interviewed PeopleSoft's Michael Daniels. The conversation covered issues in the areas of client/server architecture and database management as they relate to the PeopleSoft Enterprise Resource Planning suite of products.

peoplesoft 8.0  8.0. TEC Analysis: : PeopleSoft is not a member of the Object Management Group, however, as of release 8.0 they appear to be making the right moves in the area of metadata sharing and making their schema information accessible to other vendor''s products. Question: Some vendor''s ERP products contain tables that can not be read by third-party query products. Does PeopleSoft have this problem? Mr. Daniels: Any third-party query product can access all of the PeopleSoft tables. Question: Is it possible to add Read More

Rewrite or Wrap-Around Old Software? Part Two: Extending to the Web and Challenges


Product functionality still quite matters, and while it is important for enterprise applications providers to implement the latest computer science "quantum leap", there is no guaranteed correlation between first-to-market and the ultimate success in the market (in fact, based on many experiences, one could even argue that the correlation might be inverse).

peoplesoft 8.0  former J.D. Edwards and PeopleSoft , on the other hand, gained market shares with their respective groundbreaking technologies a few years ago, but have felt the displeasure of client bases that were far from being ready to make a significant technological leap. Hence, these vendors had to backpedal and rethink their older product release discontinuation strategies. As a result of this evolutionary approach, customers should be able to modify, enhance, and adapt individual Web services without changing Read More

While Oracle and PeopleSoft Are to Fuse, Competitors Ruse--Leaving Customers (Somewhat) Bemused


The recent merger of Oracle and PeopleSoft requires, among many other things, finding a perfect balance between cultivating the install base versus the zeal for snagging brand new customers.

peoplesoft 8.0  provide support for the PeopleSoft Enterprise, J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne, and J.D. Edwards World product lines through at least 2013, while the vendor is extending the J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne XE and 8.0 product releases support to February 2007. For PeopleSoft''s other products and versions, including JD Edwards World, PeopleSoft''s current retirement policies have been adopted. Oracle will also continue to maintain currently supported hardware platforms, databases, and operating systems (OS). In Read More

Microsoft to Add "Encore" Functionality to MBS Great Plains 8.0 Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


MBS' current strategy of letting extension functionality proliferate spontaneously largely resembles the current development practice of the open source community. This can be be considered ironic, because open sourcing is something Microsoft loves to hate.

peoplesoft 8.0  of Lawson Software , PeopleSoft , Unit 4 Agresso , Deltek Systems , Geac , and so on. Furthermore, the down side for MBS is that Encore leverages the outgoing Great Plains'' Dexterity code base, which does not bode well for extending into MBS Solomon , MBS Navision , or MBS Axapta . MBS may contend that this has always been a Great Plains only play, and thus, because the product is built on Dexterity it is the tightest solution possible and there are no plans to extend it to the other ERP solutions at Read More

EAI Vendor MITEM Integrates Legacy Systems With Siebel


MITEM Corporation has announced that its legacy application integration software MitemView 5.3 has been validated by Siebel Systems for its Siebel eBusiness Applications. As more EAI vendors vie for market share, having their connectors/adapters certified by the vendor of the target application may become a key to product sales and competitive advantage.

peoplesoft 8.0  Siebel , SAP , PeopleSoft , Oracle , Microsoft and other market leaders should consider the value of interface certification. Keep in mind that the lack of this certification does not prove, one way or the other, that the product will not function as well as the vendor describes it. Many vendors have shied away from the certification process and still produce fully functional and well-received products that interface properly with the underlying systems. The most important thing is to speak with Read More

PeopleSoft: No More a Humble Kid From a Rough Neighborhood?


PeopleSoft has been on a quest to dramatically improve its customer service & support by weeding out its 3rd-party consulting partners. PeopleSoft also has a new platform, a new set of products and a new surprising attitude of lambasting competition. Further, its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2000 are upbeat.

peoplesoft 8.0  sites during mid August, PeopleSoft Inc., a leading provider of business applications, has eliminated nearly 70% of outside consulting firms from its preferred-provider list in the past year and is instituting a new certification program for nearly 12,000 individual consultants because of customers complaints about bad service and improper handling of software installation and configuration. The company officials said only 34 of 96 firms remain on the vendor''s preferred-partner list. PeopleSoft will Read More

PeopleSoft - Catching Its Second Wind From The Internet Part 3: Predictions and Recommendations


Now that PeopleSoft has a pure Internet platform, a new set of products and a new assertive attitude, it faces strong retaliatory actions from the competition. Can it achieve number two in the ERP space?

peoplesoft 8.0  3: Predictions and Recommendations PeopleSoft - Catching Its Second Wind From The Internet Part 3: Predictions and Recommendations P.J. Jakovljevic - June 7, 2001 Executive Summary  PeopleSoft, Inc. is one of the leading developers of enterprise business applications, which helps governments, higher education institutions and large-to-medium sized corporations manage human resources (HR), financials, supply chain management (SCM), customer relationship management (CRM), e-Business and business Read More

The Hype About PeopleTools 8


In January 2000, PeopleSoft announced a server centric platform for the development of Internet solutions.

peoplesoft 8.0  On January 18, 2000, PeopleSoft announced a new server-centric development platform. PeopleTools 8 Internet Architecture will enable the development, deployment, and management of PeopleSoft''s eBusiness applications for business transactions and collaboration via the Internet. The new application is designed to offer developers and customers a single Internet architecture for Internet-based access, effectively lowering application development, deployment, maintenance, and training costs. PeopleTools 8''s Read More

Microsoft to Add "Encore" Functionality to MBS Great Plains 8.0 Part One: Event Summary


By adding nonprofit and public sector accounting capabilities to the forthcoming MBS Great Plains 8.0 release via acquiring a former independent software vendor (ISV) partner Encore Business Solutions, Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) may find a way to counteract its archrival Best Software's superiority in the target market.

peoplesoft 8.0  to Add Encore Functionality to MBS Great Plains 8.0 Part One: Event Summary Event Summary On April 27, Microsoft Corporation ''s (NASDAQ: MSFT) Microsoft Business Solutions ( MBS ) division announced the acquisition of accounting products from a Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada-based vendor, Encore Business Solutions , Inc ., that could be critical to the success of the customers and partners in the public sector. The acquisition includes Encore''s not-for-profit (NFP) accounting products and the Read More

PeopleSoft, Lawson To Resell Integration Tools


Two ERP vendors recently signed agreements to resell integration software from Enterprise Applications Integration vendors.

peoplesoft 8.0  Enterprise Applications Integration vendors. PeopleSoft has agreed to standardize on New Era of Network, Inc.''s (NEON) data migration product as the preferred integration tool and deploy the product to customers in its 30 implementation centers throughout North America. PeopleSoft will also resell the NEON product directly to customers for data conversion and ongoing data interfacing from PeopleSoft to other in-house applications. Lawson Software is reselling TSI Software''s Mercator integration tools to Read More

PeopleSoft Internationalizes Its Mid-Market Forays Part 2: Challenges & User Recommendations


Despite the challenges, PeopleSoft has raised the bar in providing solutions for smaller enterprises, and Tier 2 and Tier 3 vendors might be in for a tough battle to defend their turf, especially as they are concurrently trying to expand and modernize their products with ever diminishing resources and wary prospects. PeopleSoft is undeniably a tenacious and persistent fighter able to endure the long hauls.

peoplesoft 8.0  Challenges & User Recommendations PeopleSoft Internationalizes Its Mid-Market Forays Part 2: Challenges & User Recommendations P.J. Jakovljevic - September 27, 2002 Additional Market Impact As well known and much publicized, the major factors of success in business applications for the small and mid market segment have traditionally been price, speed of implementation, vertical focus, product scalability and scope expandability, and a single point of contact. Therefore, PeopleSoft seems to have captured Read More

Enterprise Software Migration Alert: Is SAP the Alternative?


SAP may benefit the most during Oracle's merger transition. Unlike most migration programs, SAP is offering to be responsible for maintaining the competitions implementation, as users transition to SAP alternatives, offering the stability that some will likely crave.

peoplesoft 8.0  Oracle ''s acquisition of PeopleSoft . From the onset, the deal was hardly clear sailing. Eighteen months of struggle that took boardroom drama to the courts was finally resolved in mid December. Oracle argued successfully during its antitrust trial ( US Department of Justice versus Oracle Corporation ) that competition and product innovation would not suffer from its acquisition of PeopleSoft, formerly the second leading business applications provider in the market. The deal closed in December, at what so Read More

PeopleSoft's Buying Momentum Goes On. Pageant Participants, Line Up Please! Part 1: Market Impact


The year 2001 was an exceptional year of financial performance for PeopleSoft, including record total revenue, record profit, and more than $500 million of generated cash. Its acquisition of Momentum complete, PeopleSoft is poised for further expansion.

peoplesoft 8.0  customer that upgrades to PeopleSoft 8.0 approximately 2,200 customers are live or in the process of upgrading total (whereby 700 customers are live) decides to buy a new application module. Market Impact Despite a slight recent slowdown, the year 2001 was an exceptional year of financial performance for PeopleSoft, including record total revenue, record profit, and more than $500 million of generated cash. The 19% growth was far and away better than the estimated dismal applications market growth (if Read More

Oracle Releases Mobile Updates for Its PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Suite


Oracle has released new mobile functionality for PeopleSoft Campus Solutions addressing institutional expectations to brand, customize, and extend the smartphone application for its students.  The mobile enhancements were developed using Oracle’s Continuous Delivery Model, which protects higher education institutions from disruptive major upgrades by delivering features packs that provide new

peoplesoft 8.0  Mobile Updates for Its PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Suite Oracle has released new mobile functionality for  PeopleSoft Campus Solutions  addressing institutional expectations to brand, customize, and extend the smartphone application for its students.  The mobile enhancements were developed using Oracle’s Continuous Delivery Model, which protects higher education institutions from disruptive major upgrades by delivering features packs that provide new functionality for immediate needs. By taking Read More