In this latest HCM blog, I am pleased to highlight a few of the new and improved features and functionality for Oracle HCM Cloud 19A. You will be excited to know that most of these new features are customer driven, customer focused, and customer supported. Here is a quick excerpt of the new features along with tips on how to get them enabled in your current HCM Cloud environment.
Continue reading “The New Features I Love About Oracle HCM Cloud 19A”
Sharlena Coles is the HCM Practice Manager at Apps Associates LLC. With over 15 years of experience specializing in Global Human Resources across various industries, Sharlena brings a wealth of knowledge and balanced skills in the Talent Acquisition and Talent Management space. Sharlena enjoys skiing, tennis and traveling the world.
Gartner published its Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as Service, Worldwide earlier this year. What stood out for me in this recent MQ was one of the cautions provided for Amazon Web Services, which ranked the highest (amongst the other vendors evaluated) for completeness of vision and the ability to execute. I have quoted the caution below because it offers some practical advice that I would like to address.
Continue reading “How to Choose the Right Cloud Provider”
Pete is the Vice President of Cloud Services at Apps Associates. Pete is responsible for overseeing 24×7 global operations. Pete has deep experience within the Private and Public Cloud and is a key contributor to not only internal projects but a sounding and consultative voice to our clients. The DNA of the 24X7 global operations team consists of highly skilled engineers in the Oracle, AWS and Private Cloud vertices.
Pete has over 23 years of experience in the managed hosting infrastructure and Database field. Prior to joining Apps, he led a global team that provided hosting an infrastructure services to over 1000 customers made up of over 3000 Enterprise class devices as well as managed the application teams that supported this infrastructure.
Moving Your Legacy Applications to Cloud
One of the most frequent questions that we are asked by customers is whether their Oracle license and support will remain valid when running on Amazon Web Services (“AWS”). The short answer is ‘yes’.
There is a growing number of our customers that have made the move in order to realize the benefits inherent with on demand, utility-based cloud as well as AWS maturity and breadth of services. For additional insight, listen to customer experience and resulting operational gains at Integer Holdings Corp (NYSE: ITGR) cited during excerpts of a recent session, “Migrating Oracle Applications to AWS Cloud”. Continue reading “Licensing and Support for Oracle Applications on AWS”
Bill Saltys is Senior Vice President, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Program Management. Bill is responsible to drive the strategic direction of a cross-functional program across Apps Associates focused on customer value through AWS cloud adoption, transformation and managed services. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Bill held executive and senior management positions within the high technology sector in both entrepreneurial firms and Fortune 500 companies such as Texas Instruments and Digital Equipment Corporation in the areas of strategic planning & engineering.
Amazon EC2 Systems Manager (SSM) is a collection of capabilities that can automate management tasks such as collecting system inventory, applying operating system patches, automating the creation of Amazon Machine Images (AMIs), and configuring operating systems and applications at scale. With SSM you can remotely and securely manage the configuration of managed instances.
In this blog post, I will share the features I love about AWS EC2 Systems Manager. Continue reading “Features To Love About AWS EC2 Systems Manager”
Srinath Jamboju started working for Apps Associates in 2015 as a trainee in Cloud Services. He now works as a Staff Cloud Consultant. He is responsible for migrating the on-premises infrastructure to AWS and providing OS level administration support for Linux environments.
I am excited to launch our new blog speaker series for Collaborate 18. We will be presenting five sessions during the event (as well as manning booth # 1125 in Exhibition Showcase). Our first featured speaker in this blog post series features someone with a lot of know-how when it comes to moving Oracle EBS to the Oracle Cloud. Meet Todd Ledet! Continue reading “Apps Associates at Collaborate 18 Speaker Blog Series: Meet Todd Ledet!”
Noreen Chase is responsible for marketing communications and social media at Apps Associates. She has over 12 years marketing communications experience in the technical services industry. Prior to joining Apps Associates Noreen worked at Wellesley Information Services, IBM, and as a Freelance Social Media Consultant.
When you have the opportunity to test drive and evaluate applications in the cloud, you can see the benefits for yourself. That is why I am excited to let you know about our three new Oracle Jump Start Demo Labs that will enable you to try Oracle ERP in the Cloud. Within minutes, you can try pre-configured solutions that run on the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, for free. Continue reading “Apps Associates Launches 3 Oracle Jump Start Demo Labs for Oracle ERP in the Cloud”
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.