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Oracle Database Release 19c – New Features

We received this question during our recent webinar, Executive Roundtable: Oracle E-Business Suite and 19C Upgrade: “Is there a list of 19c features somewhere I can review?”  See below for the answer and a link to Oracle.com where you can learn more. Released in January 2019, Oracle 19c is the final release of the Oracle […]

JD Edwards Financial Integrity Reports and What They Do

JD Edwards provides two main types of Financial Integrity reports, Batch Header reports and General Ledger reports. The Batch Header reports locate problems in the batches and the corresponding detail. The General Ledger (G/L) reports reviews transactions within a Company, Intercompany Settlement, or ; and compares the Account Master F0901 to the Business Unit (BU) […]

Data is the Foundation for Business Growth

Forward-thinking companies are overcoming the data conundrum and re-calibrating their data for growth and innovation. Can there be too much of a good thing? In the case of data, yes. We live in a data-driven world where companies are creating a stream of data that doesn’t end. Companies are under competitive pressure to make better-informed […]

12 JD Edwards GRC Strategy Tips

In general, governance, risk and compliance, or GRC, is a set of integrated capabilities that ensure an organization’s ability to achieve objectives, address uncertainty, and act with integrity. What are the fundamental steps to a successful JD Edwards GRC policy? These might not be ALL applicable to ALL organizations but ALL organizations should be asking […]

The Role of Redundancy for Oracle E-Business Deployments in the Cloud

Moving to the Cloud offers Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) users a tremendous opportunity to simplify both the cost and complexity of ERP infrastructure management. To achieve these goals it is critical that you make the right choice between Public Cloud and Private Cloud. While Oracle EBS deployments can thrive on both the Public and Private […]

10 Steps to Prevent a Data Breach and Keep Your Company Secure

Find out what you should do to protect your organization from hackers and how you can keep the bad actors from doing damage if they break into your network. There are only three things certain in life: death, taxes, and data breaches. With data breaches and ransomware attacks on the rise and the global pandemic […]

Industrial IoT and the Cloud: Why Data is Only Half the Battle

A networked production line can reach its potential with cloud-based apps. Regardless of whether you are retrofitting or purchasing new IT systems to remain competitive in manfacturing, you should develop a digitized, data-driven production strategy based on Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). It’s important to recognize the collection and storage of production-relevant data is only […]