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…
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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.
3 Easy Steps to HR Organizational Transformation
Studies have shown that an organization’s journey to success is fully attributed to the people it employs; not the processes or procedures that it deploys. However, HR Professionals are often buried in administrative and transactional tasks that do not contribute to a happy, productive and engaging workforce. As an HR Professional, you have a unique opportunity to implement a few transformational techniques to reduce the amount of time spent on transactional tasks and reallocate your time toward strategic initiatives that truly impact your organization’s bottom line and overall success.
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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.
In times of higher individuality, we often see the necessity to adapt the Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) solution to the demands of our customers. Working with an unsuitable solution is frustrating, cumbersome and often hinders business. Other reasons for customizing the EBS include:
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Sven Böttcher is a Practice Manager for Custom Development, Business Intelligence and Integration at Apps Associates GmbH located in Germany. He has implemented multiple APEX Solutions, Application Integrations, Data Warehouses and BI Systems across different industries. Sven has over 10 years’ experience in Software development and project management.
In current world, we do build lot of integrations using different Middleware tools. Sometimes it can be very useful to be able to process integration flows in parallel and aggregate the result. This way we can drastically improve the performance of a service. In this blog, we will share a use case which explains how we can do using MuleSoft.
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Narasimha Rao is a Senior Consultant in Integrations practice at Apps Associates. He has 10 years of experience in various technologies like MuleSoft,Oracle SOA,Dell Boomi,BizTalk, Java/J2EE,C#. He has been providing integrations solutions to various clients. He is a certified MuleSoft Integration Professional and Dell Boomi Developer.
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.