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Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise applications resources, news, and support articles.

Accessibility Testing: It’s Essential

If someone were to ask me “Why accessibility?” I’d say it is my passion. As tedious and boring as some people make testing seem, I truly enjoy accessibility testing.
In my career thus far, there have been numerous times when I have come across the terms “defect-free” or “quality” product. If we satisfy the definition for [...]

Introducing the Analytic Keep Clause for Effective-Dated/Sequence Queries in PeopleSoft

Those of us who work with PeopleSoft, and especially the HCM product, are all too familiar with the concept of effect-dated data, and the need to find data that was effective at a particular date.  PeopleSoft products have always made extensive use of correlated sub-queries to determine the required rows from an effective-dated record.

Jethro List: Ctrl + A

This post  is part of my Jethro List.  You can read more about the list on the Jethro List page.
Can I make another suggestion?  Some of the text boxes in App Designer don’t work like regular Windows controls.  Namely, they don’t support things like Control-A to select the entire text in the box.  This is slightly frustrating and also makes App Designer feel antiquated.

Generating a custom Org Chart in PeopleSoft

This week we have a second guest-post from Richard Yip. Richard is a PeopleSoft HCM & Payroll Technical Consultant at Santander Bank here in the UK. He is a long-term PeopleSoft techie and a regular at the UKOUG conferences.  I’m delighted to be able to give him a conduit through which to share some of his good work.

Richard’s previous post can be found here.

Demystifying The Art Of Selling Testing Services

Maya Angelou’s statement “You can’t use up creativity, the more you use, the more you have “very well describes the selling testing process. The process of selling testing services can be extremely rewarding if well planned. Mentioned below are a few tips that will go a long way in ensuring success in testing Pre – [...]

Explorations in Equation Engine

I took a nice foray into Equation Engine the other day, and I don’t want to forget what I learned.  On a demo instance, I want to go through a quick example of writing an Equation using Residency Data.  We’ll try to grab the Residency status for a particular person (in state or out of state).

The Data
You can see the residency data at this navigation: Campus Community > Personal Information > Identification > Residency Data

Great Link: 10 Books for $10 on Packt

If you are looking for an eBook, check out Packt!  I was just told about a special promotion that they are running.  Until July 5th, all of their books are $10 each.

Check out the books on the Packt webite.

What Good Looks Like In Mobile Apps for Manufacturers?

“How do we make sure that the mobile apps are any good?” – This is a question that many of my clients ask. To be honest, I have struggled to answer this question. I suppose some of this is due to – what I discussed in my last blog – mobile apps are part creativity [...]

Creativity First for a Mobile First World in Manufacturing

Creativity First for a Mobile First World in Manufacturing – by Satyakanta Samal – Senior Vice President & Global Head of Manufacturing Vertical
I work with Manufacturers a lot – that is how I earn my keep. This is a solid industry. It is also relatively stable- many companies in this sector have been in the [...]

New Pastures

I try to keep the content on here focused on the products and implementation tips however I hope you’ll indulge me with one personal post.

After six and a half enjoyable years I have left Succeed Consultancy. I’m leaving behind a lot of talented colleagues and great friends, however for reasons that I don’t want to bore you with it’s time to move on.

As of yesterday I’ve started work for Cedar Consulting. One of the largest the ‘tier 2′ PeopleSoft consultancies in EMEA.

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