A Journey to Oracle Cloud Applications Through the Eyes of a Financials Consultant

Talk about trying to teach an old dog new tricks! I have been working with PeopleSoft for more than 25 years, both as a technical and functional consultant. When I found out I needed to learn Oracle Cloud Applications, I was skeptical. After working with PeopleSoft for so long, it [...]

By |2020-07-17T13:34:32-04:00July 17th, 2020|Cloud, Oracle|

Lucas County Reaches New Heights with Oracle Cloud Applications: Highlights from the May 21st Webinar

In January 2020, Sierra-Cedar and Lucas County, Ohio brought live Phase One of the County’s Oracle Cloud investment: Oracle Financials, Procurement, and Budgeting Cloud Services. Weeks later COVID-19 hit, and operations changed overnight for the County’s 3,200 employees. On May 21, Oracle did a webinar with Lucas County staff and [...]

By |2020-07-10T12:22:00-04:00June 26th, 2020|Cloud, Oracle, Public Sector|

COVID-19 and Grading Basis Changes

The COVID-19 virus has created a lot of challenges for higher education institutions. A front runner is grading and graduation, particularly with the inclusion of Pass/Fail and Credit/No-Credit grading options. The impact of these changes to the norm is deep and touches departments from financial aid to student financials to [...]

By |2020-05-22T09:47:53-04:00May 8th, 2020|Higher Education, Oracle|

Sierra-Cedar Helps Lucas County Migrate from PeopleSoft to Oracle Cloud Applications

May 7, 2020 – Alpharetta, GA – Sierra-Cedar, Inc. announced Lucas County, Ohio’s go-live on Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud solutions. The 11-month effort replaced PeopleSoft Financials and was part of an overall initiative to standardize and streamline business processes across all county [...]

By |2020-05-22T09:54:06-04:00May 7th, 2020|Cloud, ERP, News, Public Sector|

How Oracle’s Vocado Student Financial Planning Provides Dynamic Flexibility for Higher Ed Institutions Amidst COVID-19

In the ever-changing environment of higher education, updates to financial aid policy are not an uncommon occurrence. However, the unprecedented impacts of COVID-19 have created challenges for this financial aid year and years to come. Oracle Cloud’s Vocado Student Financial Planning (VSFP) is helping institutions navigate these difficult times. But [...]

By |2020-05-22T10:02:42-04:00May 4th, 2020|Cloud, Higher Education, Oracle|

Sierra-Cedar Solidifies its Position as the Go-to-Market Oracle HCM Cloud Partner in India

March 18, 2020 – Alpharetta, GA – Sierra-Cedar India, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sierra-Cedar Inc. and an Oracle Platinum Partner, was recognized by Oracle as a Cloud Excellence Implementer (CEI) for the HCM Talent Management module as a result of its outstanding work in delivering multiple client projects that [...]

By |2020-03-18T10:20:16-04:00March 18th, 2020|News|

Oracle Integration Cloud Bootcamp

Sierra-Cedar recently participated in Oracle’s hands-on multi-day bootcamp led by Oracle Integration Cloud (OIC) specialists. The bootcamp focused on the OIC application, which brings together Application Integration, Process Automation, and Visual Builder. Oracle has developed its OIC offering as a cornerstone for future cloud initiatives and strategies. As organizations [...]

By |2020-01-29T09:46:49-05:00January 28th, 2020|Cloud, Oracle, SaaS, Training|

Sierra-Cedar India Recognized as an Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementer

Sierra-Cedar India Pvt. Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sierra-Cedar Inc. and an Oracle Platinum Partner, was recognized by Oracle as a Cloud Excellence Implementer (CEI) for Core HR, Absence Management, and Time & Labor Oracle Cloud modules due to its outstanding work in delivering projects using these solutions [...]

By |2019-10-02T09:21:38-04:00August 8th, 2019|News|

Sierra-Cedar India Wins Oracle India’s Partner of the Year Award

Sierra-Cedar India Pvt. Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sierra-Cedar Inc., received the 2019 Oracle India Partner of the Year Award in the HCM Cloud category at last week’s Oracle Partner Summit in Jaipur, India. Sierra-Cedar India is a Platinum-level member of the Oracle Partner Network (OPN) and an [...]

By |2019-09-11T09:46:38-04:00August 7th, 2019|News|

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|