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Oracle's PeopleSoft® Enterprise is a family of best-in-class applications based on the company's Pure Internet Architecture® designed for flexible configuration

peoplesoft fscm  Enterprise Oracle's PeopleSoft® Enterprise is a family of best-in-class applications based on the company's Pure Internet Architecture® designed for flexible configuration and open, multi-vendor integration. It is geared toward financial, government, education, health care, and other services industries. It is also aimed at supporting large, company-wide functions such as human resources, finance, IT, procurement, marketing, services, and sales across all industries.

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PeopleSoft Joins The Hunt For SMEs


There has been significant hubbub in the mid-market, with all Tier 1 players delivering solutions tailored for small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs). PeopleSoft joins the fray with its recent announcements.

peoplesoft fscm  The Hunt For SMEs PeopleSoft Joins The Hunt For SMEs P.J. Jakovljevic - February 1, 2001 Event Summary On January 8, PeopleSoft Inc . (NASDAQ: PSFT), one of the leading business applications providers, announced PeopleSoft 8 Accelerated Enterprise , one of the first turnkey solutions that combines Internet-based applications, rapid implementation services, training, and financing for small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) ranging from start-ups to companies with $500 million in revenue. Accelerated Read More

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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 fscm  interviewed Michael Daniels of PeopleSoft on how the PeopleSoft ERP product performs in the areas of client/server architecture and database management. Question: Is PeopleSoft designed as a fault tolerant environment? Exactly how is this accomplished? Is the failover manual or automatic? Mr. Daniels: PeopleSoft clients use a round robin approach to connect to application servers. The client has a configuration file that contains a number of IP address/port combinations that define the locations of the Read More

PeopleSoft - Catching Its Second Wind From The Internet Part 1: About PeopleSoft


PeopleSoft, once a high flyer owing to its congenial culture and slick ERP product, has invested two years and over a half billion dollars to develop a number of new, Internet-based enterprise applications that have apparently propelled it back on the enterprise applications top chart. It has now emerged with a pure Internet platform, a new set of products and a new assertive attitude that will prompt strong retaliatory actions from the competition.

peoplesoft fscm  Internet Part 1: About PeopleSoft PeopleSoft - Catching Its Second Wind From The Internet Part 1: About PeopleSoft P.J. Jakovljevic - June 5, 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 intelligence data from a 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 fscm  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

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 fscm  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

Welcome to the CRM Mid-Market Abyss-PeopleSoft


As the market shifts from sophisticated enterprise CRM implementations to the more competitive and overcrowded mid-market-large enterprise vendors tend to step on mid-market vendor's toes. The real concern is to determine whether the mid-market cultural and functional differences are well understood and acted upon or do the large players simply offer a smaller mockup of their existing enterprise solutions. This article, which evaluates the PeopleSoft mid-market CRM solution, is the first of a series of research articles that focus on the mid-market applications provided by large CRM vendors.

peoplesoft fscm  Summary TEC reviewed the PeopleSoft Preconfigured Mid-Market Solutions because it has taken an important share in PeopleSoft's overall customer base. With over 1,100 customers from the small and medium enterprise (SME) market, The Pleasanton, California, PeopleSoft (NASDAQ: PSFT), not only establishes its market dominance along with Siebel (NASDAQ: SEBL) and SAP (NASDAQ: SAP) as an enterprise solution provider, but also demonstrates its capability to cater to the mid-sized space and step on the Read More

PeopleSoft Strategy a Good Deal for JD Edwards Customers


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peoplesoft fscm  team of the new PeopleSoft addressed a tough audience of financial and industry analysts this day. We got to ask them the tough questions on the JD Edwards/PeopleSoft merger. This merger is about product expansion, not consolidation is Craig Conway's (CEO of PeopleSoft) commitment and mantra to customers and investors. His analogy is the Jaguar, purchased by the Ford Motor Company. Ford did not eliminate the Jaguar—it made it better. PeopleSoft's objective is to take aim, first and foremost, at SAP. Read More

Is There a Street Corner for a Vendor-neutral Third Party Support and Maintenance Provider?


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E-Procurement in What Language?


PeopleSoft recently announced general availability of eProcurement 2.0. The latest release touts multi-language and multi-currency capabilities powered by XML and wrapped in an easy-to-use interface.

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How to Cope When Your Service Provider is Acquired


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peoplesoft fscm  Oracle's hostile takeover of PeopleSoft would result in a duopoly, thereby violating US antitrust laws. After months of expert testimony, US District Court Judge Vaughn Walker ruled that competition was pervasive enough in the industry not to be undermined by Oracle's ambition. Free to proceed, Oracle finalized its takeover bid in December, paying approximately $10.3 billion (USD) for PeopleSoft. Part Seven of the While Oracle and PeopleSoft Are to Fuse, Competitors Ruse—Leaving Customers (Somewhat) Read More

Industri-Matematik Joins The Portal Market


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PeopleSoft Manufacturing - This Time For Sure?!


PeopleSoft claims that its next major release, PeopleSoft 8, which is due in a few weeks time, will allay persistent perceptions that PeopleSoft is still not a full-fledged player in manufacturing.

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PeopleSoft Manufacturing - This Time For Sure?!


PeopleSoft claims that its next major release, PeopleSoft 8, which is due in a few weeks time, will allay persistent perceptions that PeopleSoft is still not a full-fledged player in manufacturing.

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