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The Top 5 Benefits of Partnering with a Cloud Migration Services Provider

Cloud computing has long showed promise as a source of competitiveness, based on the cost savings, scalability, and agility it affords the organizations that adopt it. Even with privacy and security concerns, the benefits accruing to early adopters made their cloud computing use cases very compelling examples to follow as a sound business strategy. Then […]

The New Features of Oracle EBS Release 12.2.11: Operational Efficiency

In November 2021, we reviewed the major changes coming with Oracle e-Business Suite Release 12.2.11. This post completes a series that has taken a more in-depth look at the new release including modern UI changes and functional innovations in Release 12.2.11. For the final installment of this series, we’ll detail the changes in Oracle EBS Release […]

Implement TDE Using Fast Online Conversion for Oracle E-Business Suite

TDE Fast Online Conversion transparently encrypts data at rest in Oracle Databases. It stops unauthorized attempts from the operating system to access database data stored in files, without impacting how applications access the data using SQL. What is Oracle Transparent Data Encryption (TDE)? TDE enables organizations to encrypt sensitive application data on storage media, protecting […]

Using Oracle EBS to Enhance Custom Functionality for Labor Forecasting

Global companies require complex capabilities to manage and track hours and perform planning control for their employees. To accomplish this some companies implement hybrid models where both out-of-the box ERP functionality and custom, manual effort are needed. For example, Oracle E-Business Suite OTL/Project users enjoy excellent functionality to manage their timecards under standard scenarios. But […]

The New Features of Oracle EBS Release 12.2.11: Functional Innovation

In November 2021, we reviewed the major changes coming with Oracle e-Business Suite Release 12.2.11. This post continues a series that began with details about modern UI changes in Release 12.2.11. We resume this series by exploring the functional innovations of the new release. Note that Release 12.2.11 is cumulative, so in addition to new […]

Masking and Configurable Unmasking for Bank Account Numbers in JD Edwards

The National Automated Clearing House Association (NACHA) has specified a rule which states that companies with more than 6 million NACHA payments in 2019 or more than 2 million NACHA payments in 2020 must protect bank account numbers as of June 30, 2021 and June 30, 2022, respectively.  To comply with this requirement and protect […]

What Is SAP Application Management Services?

Over the last 50 years, SAP has become one of the largest Enterprise Resource Planning software distributors globally. What started off as finance management software has gradually evolved into a business application suite that spans more than 50 functional modules. Not only has the wide-ranging scope of SAP’s modules added to its technical complexity, but […]

The New Features of Oracle EBS Release 12.2.11: A Modern UX

In November 2021, we reviewed the major changes coming with Oracle e-Business Suite Release 12.2.11. This post is the start of a new series that will explore those changes in more depth. As we noted in November, the new release updates are straightforward. Yet becoming familiar with all the new changes ensures your team takes […]