Oracle Extends the Value of Customer Investments; Delivers End-to-End Business Process and Superior Usability on Next-generation Technology Platform  

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COLLABORATE 2008, DENVER, CO   14-APR-2008 05:00 AM    
Oracle today announced that leading organizations rely on Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0 to address their most business-critical strategic requirements.
PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.0 combines industry-leading functionality with a best-in-class user experience and demonstrates Oracle's continued commitment to protect, extend and evolve customer investments as part of the "Applications Unlimited" program. "Applications Unlimited" enables customers to maximize the value of their current applications through Oracle's on-going product development.
Customers including Blackboard, Cytec, Drummond, Flagstar Bancorp, Michigan Sugar, Moody Bible Institute, Northwestern University and University of California, San Francisco have deployed PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.0 applications, including Human Capital Management (HCM), Financial Management Solutions (FMS), Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Campus Solutions.
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Beginning June 2006, Oracle has unveiled PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.0 solutions, including: PeopleSoft Enterprise Human Capital Management (HCM) 9.0, PeopleSoft Enterprise Financial Management (FMS) 9.0, PeopleSoft Enterprise Campus Solutions 9.0, PeopleSoft Enterprise Customer Relationship Management (CRM) 9.0, PeopleSoft Enterprise Supply Chain Management (SCM) 9.0, PeopleSoft Enterprise Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) 9.0, PeopleSoft Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) 9.0 and PeopleSoft Enterprise Learning Management (ELM) 9.0.
Developed through collaboration with customers, PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM 9.0enables organizations to deploy enterprise-wide talent management strategies and configurable business processes to increase efficiency and operating performance.
WithEnterprise Learning Management 9.0, companies are equipped for better compliance with increasingly complex multinational regulatory requirements. With the 9.0 release, Oracle responded to customer feedback by including substantial usability enhancements while strengthening Oracle's talent management offering.
Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise Financial Management 9.0, features enhancements to core financial accounting, asset lifecycle management and enterprise service automation applications. Additionally, new features were introduced in PeopleSoft Enterprise Internal Controls Enforcer, a key product designed to enable users to automate and enforce internal controls required under Section 404 of Sarbanes-Oxley.
The latest releases of PeopleSoft Enterprise SCM 9.0 and SRM 9.0 help streamline business processes, improve supplier relationships with increased visibility into, and measurement of, supplier performance and simplify regulatory compliance with new tools to manage risk.
Highlights of PeopleSoft Enterprise CRM 9.0 include enhancements designed specifically for the financial services and communications industries, usability enhancements designed to help increase productivity and increased use of Oracle(R) Fusion Middleware.
PeopleSoft Enterprise Performance Management 9.0 demonstrates Oracle's focus in building out analytic applications by extending the suite's capabilities, while continuing to emphasize usability. New features of PeopleSoft Enterprise Performance Management include expanded enterprise planning and compliance management capabilities and new industry functionality.
Oracle's PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Release 9.0 is a feature-rich student information and alumni donor management system. It is the most adaptable solution serving all sizes and types of institutions including small, private universities, community colleges, research institutions, and large, public, multi-campus systems.
PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.0 is certified on the Oracle Fusion Middleware platform and has adopted key technology components including Oracle Business Process Execution Language (BPEL) Process Manager and Oracle XML Publisher. This enables customers to lower implementation costs, simplify upgrades and reduce the complexity of maintaining integration points with next-generation technology.
PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.0 is supported by PeopleTools release, 8.48 and the subsequent release 8.49. PeopleTools 8.48 delivers tools for enabling a Service-Oriented Architecture like the new Web Services designer. These PeopleTools platforms provide a solid and high performance foundation for PeopleSoft Enterprise applications and are backwards compatible-enabling customers to run their release 8.4 and greater PeopleSoft Enterprise applications on them.

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"The release of PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0 demonstrated a milestone in Oracle's commitment to Applications Unlimited," said Doris Wong, Oracle Group Vice President of PeopleSoft Enterprise Applications. "Today, customer adoption rates reveal that the next generation technology and enhanced functionality of the latest release are delivering the value organizations seek. We're pleased with the increasing market traction of PeopleSoft solutions and believe the application will continue to transform the way customers manage their most strategic objectives."
"University of California, San Francisco has benefited from PeopleSoft Enterprise Financial Management and its value to support our business processes," said Jane Wong, Director of Application Services, University of California, San Francisco. "Now with the improvements in the upgrade processes, we can continue to leverage the new capabilities of PeopleSoft Enterprise and Supply Chain Management Release 9.0 to further streamline our business processes."
"Oracle and PeopleSoft enabled Moody Bible Institute to market our course offerings and optimize contact with each student, significantly improving our recruiting, response rates and students' experiences," said Frank Leber, Vice President Information Systems, Moody Bible Institute. "We know that we can always rely on Oracle to deliver next-generation technology for our PeopleSoft Enterprise CRM implementations, and look forward to the outstanding new usability in our PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0 upgrade."
"As many companies can attest, the prospect of a CRM upgrade can seem daunting and extremely complicated," said Rav Sandhu, Director, Enterprise Applications, Blackboard. "Blackboard's upgrade to PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0 CRM was incredibly smooth and the massive improvements to the upgrade process are unparalleled. We highly recommend this latest version for organizations to upgrade, not only for the process' new simplicity, but for the terrific gains with usability and performance that are now available."
"Our technology goal is simple - provide our students, faculty, and staff with the best user experience possible," said Betty Brugger, Director of IT Management Systems, Northwestern University. "With Oracle's strong commitment and its lifetime support of our PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0 Campus Solutions, we are assured that we can continue to cost-effectively invest in our systems to satisfy our users' current needs and to support their future requirements."
"As our organization grows, Oracle's core foundation of HR data and processes is expanding to accommodate our needs," said Jeffrey C. Futterman, Vice President, Information Technology, Cytec. "As we've rapidly grown through acquisition to more than 7,000 employees globally, we realized we needed a global system to manage our human capital that could evolve with our needs. Cytec standardized on PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM 9.0 because it provides the global visibility into talent our organization requires now, and we know this support will continue in the future with the Applications Unlimited program."
Supporting Resources

Oracle PeopleSoft 9.0
Press Release - Oracle To Deliver PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0
PeopleSoft Technology Blog
Podcast - Update on PeopleSoft 9.0
White Paper - PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.0: The Extended-Value Release

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