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Overcoming the Barriers to Effective Project Costing in Hospitals

Hospitals face many challenges when capturing project costs—not the least of which includes disparate systems and processes that often result in incomplete and inaccurate information. Cost pressures and the need to validate all investments have brought increased attention to all “projects” of strategic importance to [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:10:17-05:00July 30th, 2019|Healthcare|

Modern Integration in the New PeopleSoft World: A Call to Action for Business Users

Demands for robust connectivity and business system agility are greater than ever. We want the latest information available across all systems and devices at all times. The tolerance we once had for waiting on a nightly batch integration to update data across our systems is diminishing [...]

By |2020-02-28T23:56:59-05:00May 16th, 2019|Oracle|

PeopleSoft is More than ALIVE

Quick—the first three emails I receive at Richard.George@Sierra-Cedar.com with the correct answer to the question on the right will receive a Starbucks gift card! On Thursday, March 28that 2:00 p.m. ET, Lisa Riley, who is the Tech Lead at Domino’s, and I will co-present an online seminar on facts about [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:12:23-05:00March 21st, 2019|Oracle|

New HCM features in Image 28

HCM Image 28 has many new features, and while some may not apply to your organization, you’ll likely be pleased by the ones that help you improve processes, simplify, and perhaps, allow you to retire a customization that now is met by out-of-the-box functionality. This quarter’s Image brings 28 improvements [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:12:35-05:00February 26th, 2019|Oracle|

PUM & PTF Go Together Like "Copy & Paste"

When I’ve asked for a show of hands for who uses PeopleSoft Update Manager (PUM), I usually see a majority of hands raised. The most recent update from Oracle shows that roughly 72% of all PeopleSoft customers are on release 9.2, and most have used PUM. Customers whom I’ve [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:12:50-05:00February 14th, 2019|Oracle|

Protect your Frontline Officers with an Early Intervention System

Law enforcement agencies are in a tough position; they have a mandate to protect the public, but it cannot be met at the expense of their employees. Consider these statistics: More officers die of suicide than die of shootings and traffic accidents combined.[1] The National Alliance [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:17:20-05:00December 10th, 2018|Justice & Public Safety|

PeopleSoft Test Framework – Is it Right for You? (2 of 2)

In Part 2 of my interview with Russ Barberio (RB) and Dan Croce (DC), we dig deeper into the PeopleSoft Test Framework (PTF) as we discuss the system and cost benefits associated with automated testing. PTF is a powerful tool, especially when applying variables and using test scripts.Here’s more on [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:12:58-05:00December 3rd, 2018|Oracle|

The City of San Luis Obispo is Live on Oracle ERP Cloud

The City of San Luis Obispo, California and Sierra-Cedar are excited to announce that the City went live with Oracle ERP Cloud on October 1, 2018. The City of San Luis Obispo engaged Sierra-Cedar for this citywide initiative to improve efficiency, effectiveness, and transparency through the implementation of the [...]

By |2019-09-11T09:46:41-04:00November 29th, 2018|News|

Hackensack Meridian Health – PeopleSoft Innovator Award Winner

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) was recently awarded a PeopleSoft Innovator Award at Oracle OpenWorld in recognition of the tremendous amount of work accomplished in a relatively short time. After the individual healthcare networks merged operations in 2016, the project team set about eliminating 25 HR/Payroll systems as it moved 33,000 team [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:13:13-05:00November 27th, 2018|Oracle|

PeopleSoft Test Framework – Is it Right for You? (1 of 2)

We all know the benefits of using the PeopleSoft Test Framework (PTF). Streamlining the testing process, reducing costs, and keeping your PeopleSoft system up-to-date are just a few of the advantages. However, clients still want to know if it is the best tool for their organization.In order to gain insight [...]

By |2019-11-11T12:16:01-05:00November 15th, 2018|Oracle|