In recent days most of customers want to implement their solutions using API to work independently within different systems. API Led Architecture is one of the important system solution architecture adopted in the latest software implementations. We are talking about the REST APIs and the context is to process complex or data intensive operations (e.g., big data processing, back-up/batch jobs) might require a long time. As examples we can consider the following scenarios:
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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.
Are your employees unable to access the new application you built for them? Are your managers unable to see the work of the employees they manage? Are your customer service teams struggling to collaborate together on a case? If any of these situations apply to you, you may have permission issues within your Salesforce org.
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Jordan is a Staff Consultant at Apps Associates. 4x Certified in Service Cloud and Field Service Lightning, Jordan has a background in customer service and marketing. Current responsibilities include analysis and customization of Salesforce orgs for clients as well as research into new Salesforce applications that could be utilized in the future.
As the Global Work Philosophy transforms towards Working from Anywhere / Working from Home, questions often arise on how to handle paperwork for an enterprise level transaction. This is common in the HR space with any employee / manager initiated transaction and often may need to go through a series of approvals. It is always a dream for any HR Personnel to see this activity happening seamlessly and on-time with the least amount manual intervention possible. Similar is the case we had with one customer where the biggest concern was the bundles of paperwork to handle for any Transfers / Promotions / Miscellaneous Employee Transactions. Addressing these concerns, especially as the world suffers the pandemic pain with social distancing becomes a much-needed exercise.
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Vijay Pedamallu is associated as a Senior Delivery Manager for HCM Projects at Apps Associates. Carrying an overall industry experience of 18+ Years he loves following the evolution and adoption of digital trends for a better work-life.
Congratulations on your Cloud transformation journey by adopting a platform for all your business transactions using Oracle Fusion Applications (Cloud ERP/SCM/HCM). As your users learn the nuances and behavior of the applications by entering data, verifying the data with many of the seeded and business focused custom reports, their trust on the system gradually grows. Their productivity too would show an improving trend as the manual errors come down with a systematic way of capturing your transactions and reconciling the data to close the books without too much of huffing and puffing.
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Vinodh Gudivada is one of our Analytics Leaders based in Hyderabad, India and has been with Apps Associates for more than 14 years. He has led and managed several successful Cloud ERP and Analytics implementations giving him a unique perspective of typical challenges faced by organizations in their Cloud transformation journey. He believes in “How We See What We See” directs our intelligence and action. A strong proponent of visual analysis of an organization’s data to discover possibilities and accelerate growth.
Life would pall if it were all sugar; salt is bitter if taken by itself; but when tasted as part of the dish, it savours the meat. Difficulties are the salt of life. Robert Baden-Powell: Author: Scouting for Boys
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Willard Wayman is a Practice Manager in the Supply Chain Management practice for Apps Associates. He operates as a Solution Architect responsible for application solution design and overall delivery of our SCM projects. He has over 25 years of experience working with the Oracle SCM apps.
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.