Higher Education Leaders: Unlock the Benefits of Migrating PeopleSoft to AWS

Harness the power of the cloud to extend the life of your institution’s PeopleSoft applications

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Extend the life of your PeopleSoft applications with AWS and Sierra-Cedar.

Staffing challenges are forcing many colleges and universities to evaluate how they will successfully manage their legacy PeopleSoft applications moving forward. Migrating these applications to the public cloud offers a cost- effective way to free up IT staff to focus on more strategic, mission-critical initiatives.

Sierra-Cedar partners with higher education institutions to migrate PeopleSoft environments to Amazon Web Services (AWS), unlocking powerful digital transformation advantages.

Benefits of Migrating PeopleSoft to AWS

Pay-as-You-Go Model

Avoid capital investments for hardware and the spend associated with idle computing, storage, networking, and data center space.

Scalable Infrastructure

Easily meet spikes in demand related to registration and other key events throughout the academic year.

Security and Reliability

Deliver system availability whenever needed and provide strong security enhancements at the server level.

Why Sierra-Cedar?

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AWS Advanced Consulting Partner

As a certified AWS Advanced Consulting Partner, Sierra-Cedar has developed innovative and flexible services to help colleges and universities realize the power of AWS to move faster, become more agile, and scale to meet the needs of their students.

Our rare achievement of three AWS Competencies — Higher Education, Migration, and Oracle — makes Sierra-Cedar the leader in helping campuses successfully migrate and manage PeopleSoft on AWS.

Experienced Higher Education Consultants

Sierra-Cedar’s specialized and dedicated focus on higher education provides an understanding of unique industry challenges that require proven, strategic solutions.

Our consultants know the growing and changing business needs college and universities face today — from admissions cycles and financial aid disbursement calendars, to enrollment and registration peaks, billing processes, and more.

Let Sierra-Cedar fund up to 50% of migration costs

Case Studies

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Arizona State University

In support of its commitment to true, human-centered technological initiatives, Arizona State University (ASU) engaged Sierra-Cedar to migrate its PeopleSoft applications to AWS. After a successful migration, ASU now utilizes Sierra-Cedar’s AWS Managed Services to support its PeopleSoft Campus Solutions and Human Resource applications. The university expects to reduce its application support spend by 20% per year over the next three years.

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Kansas State University

Kansas State University engaged Sierra-Cedar to recover and migrate its PeopleSoft Human Resources, Campus Solutions and E-Business Suite Financials systems to AWS. Sierra-Cedar completed the migration in less than 48 hours following a campus fire emergency, enabling the university to quickly meet the critical payroll processing deadline.

We’ll Fund Up to 50% of Your Migration Costs

AWS and Sierra-Cedar are currently offering incentives to fund up to 50% of your migration costs.

If you are ready to explore the benefits of moving your PeopleSoft applications to the AWS Cloud, please schedule a 30-minute introductory discussion.

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