While this subject seems to be a no brainer for most experienced Salesforce consultants, this happens much more than we care to admit. We are constantly building solutions that have many moving parts managed by, potentially multiple, teams located throughout the world or even in the same building. Configuration is constantly being pushed through the various development streams culminating in a release to production. Even with the best controls in place, one team may have had an end user ask for a simple configuration change to be made and it does not make it into the formal release documents…
Continue reading “Simple tasks to ensure that critical customer data and metadata is properly protected when executing a major or minor release to production in Salesforce”
Mark Simpson is a 20 year veteran of the CRM consulting space where he has delivered solutions to both private and public sector organizations using Salesforce and Siebel CRM.
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:
Continue reading “Configure Your Enterprise Onboarding Process to Gain Better Control and Provide a Superior Experience”
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.
Use Case – One of our clients wants to integrate their cloud and on premise applications in real time without exposing any of their on premise APIs. They have their own data center and follow strict security policies outlined below:
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Rajib Mandal has over 20 years of IT experience in the areas of software solution development in .Net C# ,Web Services, VC++ and middle layer integration tools like Mulesoft, Boomi & Tibco. His current role at Apps Associates is to provide integration solutions to various clients.
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.
Continue reading “A Deep Dive with Dan Woods of Early Adopter Research:”
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.
Congratulations! You’ve successfully migrated to the cloud. You assessed your on-premises environment, chose your cloud platform, and transferred your applications and data. You’re done, right? Not quite. You now have to make sure that you realize the benefits of the cloud but, to do that, you need to optimize and then continuously manage your cloud environment. Let me reveal to you what needs to be done to keep your new cloud environment humming along. Continue reading “How Managed Services Will Keep You Humming 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.
In my webinar and ebook, I talked about the new methodology we’re using at Apps Associates to foster successful cloud adoption. In this post, I want to delve deeper into a particular aspect of cloud adoption that is crucial for success: change management. Continue reading “What is the most important change we need to make when adopting cloud technology?”
Greg Bouchillon is the Oracle Cloud Practice Director at Apps Associates LLC.
With 20 years of operational experience across a wide range of industries, Greg brings a track record of developing highly-efficient support centers and shared services operations groups with a skill for developing talent and creating mature operating models.