Public clouds, private clouds, hybrid clouds—this is the new face of enterprise infrastructure. The modern enterprise will be running IT and business operations in the multi-cloud environment for the foreseeable future.
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Leslie Briand is the Vice President of Application Managed Services for Apps Associates. She is responsible for the management and delivery of our Application Managed Services offering, including support for Oracle Cloud Applications, Oracle E-Business Suite, Salesforce, as well as a variety of cloud-based integration platforms.
Prior to joining Apps Associates, Leslie led the Managed Application Services practice at Navisite where she was responsible for the global service delivery team supporting a wide range of applications including Oracle EBS and Cloud Applications. She has over 20 years’ experience in the enterprise applications space and specifically focused on Managed Services. Leslie has a passion for building and managing teams that deliver exceptional service to our customers.
Did you know that Enterprise Onboarding leveraged through HCM Checklist is integrated with Oracle Recruiting Cloud (ORC) for pre-boarding and onboarding?
For employees hired through ORC, onboarding tasks can be assigned at various employee phases. This allows for more control and provides sufficient time in fulfilling tasks. For example, Manager tasks can be assigned well before the employee(s) starts by utilizing the ‘Allocation Criteria’ which can be overridden at the step level. See below:
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Sreenivasa is Senior Principal Consultant in HCM Cloud practice at Apps Associates. He has 15 years of IT experience with 12 years exclusively on the HRMS business practice on platforms including fusion. He has extensive experience in Oracle Applications Cloud HCM – HR, Payroll, Time & Labor, Benefits, Oracle FastFormula, PTO, Costing, Flexfields, Fastformulas, Year End Processing, Data conversions, Balance Uploading, Self Service HR Strong understanding of Software Engineering, Development life cycle and analysis.
As we all know, leading organizations need IT to be a business enabler, focused more on core business goals and less on maintaining infrastructure. Unfortunately, industry analysts continue to report that IT organizations spend more than 70% of their time making sure their applications are keeping pace. As a result, customers and prospects are exploring moving their legacy Oracle applications, databases, and technology to the cloud. The goals are simple: reduce costs, increase efficiencies and eliminate long- term contracts.
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Dustin Brines is the Alliance Manager for Amazon Web Services at Apps Associates. In his role, Dustin is responsible to support business development by coordinating with all facets of Apps Associates including delivery, sales, and marketing. Additional responsibilities include building “win-win” partner programs, maintaining preferred partner selection, and growing and nurturing senior relationships within Amazon Web Services.
San Francisco is known for their food, cable cars and of course the Golden Gate Bridge, but being less than an hour away from Silicon Valley, it’s also known for technology. If you’re attending this year’s Oracle OpenWorld, September is one of the best time to visit this city. The conference is located at the Moscone Convention Center and it is within walking distance to many wonderful restaurants.
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Tawana Dyer is the Oracle Alliance Director at Apps Associates. She developed her deep Oracle skills in senior sales, marketing, and operations executive positions over her career and is adept at navigating organizational change that comes with large scale implementations. Developing sales strategies and Partner/Channel development are her specialties.
If you missed our 10 Reasons why to move to the cloud webinar, no worries, I’m here to fill you in. As an Oracle Platinum partner we’ve implemented over 115 Oracle solutions and growing. One example I would like to share is when we worked with a client who had managed their own environment, but turned to us to help with implementing their Finance, SCM, HCM, EPM and Technical software. Their IT team didn’t have the bandwidth to manage all of the IT implementation so they turned to Apps Associates for their expertise to ensure they met deadlines and stayed on track. With Apps Associates on board an agile methodology was implemented to keep the project moving forward smoothly. Apps Associates engages with the customer resources to provide support, guidance, management and troubleshooting. Being open and realistic about strengths and weaknesses sets the framework for quick problem resolution and contributes to the success of these projects.
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Todd Ledet is Practice Manager, Oracle Cloud, at Apps Associates, LLC. He discovered, at a young age, he had a knack for accounting and (later on) implementing software which led him to the consulting profession. Todd has over 17 years’ experience with management, project management, and financial experience.
Apps Associates’ Oracle to the Cloud Data and Advice on the Best Way to Migrate
Recently, our very own Paul Vian, SVP of Sales and Marketing, and Bill Saltys, SVP of Alliances, sat down with Dan Woods of Early Adopter Research (EAR) to discuss the findings from our Oracle to the Cloud report, which surveyed 300+ IT decision makers (ITDMs). The conversation captured in the “Cloud Migration Made Easier” podcast focuses on educating Oracle users around how to manage and navigate their choices when moving legacy applications to the cloud.
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Carla Roddy is the Director of Marketing at Apps Associates. She is a seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience in marketing and the Information Technology Industry. In her role, Carla is responsible the marketing strategy for the organization including lead generation, public relations, events, marketing assets and partner marketing. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Carla held senior marketing positions at ESG, TriCore, and Hudson Global Resources.