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Choosing the Best Tool for an AIS Surface Test in JD Edwards

Once you have your Application Interface Services (AIS) server configured, running without errors, and you are able to login to Orchestrator Studio you will want to test the REST API from outside of JD Edwards. It’s best to have the system as clean as possible before turning it over to anyone, especially your Development Team. […]

Custom WebADI Integrators Part II: Streamline Oracle Financials R12 Interfaces

Integrating Oracle Financials Accounts Payable data with third-party systems has been “a chore” that EBS Subject Matter Experts have had to tolerate for a generation. Fortunately, custom WebADI integrators greatly simplifies what was once a painfully cumbersome process, eliminating the need to rely on bolt-on applications and/or manual labor. This is part II of a […]

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Maintains Its Leadership Position in the Cloud

For the 10th consecutive year, AWS has been named the top leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services (CIPS). AWS was rated the highest in both Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision. To create their report, Gartner analyzed 20 of the leading cloud providers who support enterprise workloads with a […]

Cloud Alphabet Soup Decoded: IaaS vs PaaS in Plain English for Oracle EBS Users

A decade and a half ago, software-as-a-service providers like Salesforce.com introduced “SaaS” into the business applications vocabulary. Since then, “X”-as-a-Service (XaaS) solutions have gone forth and multiplied. Every time you turn around, someone is pushing a new “X” as a service solution. Yet, in the ERP space, XaaS solutions have been slow to gain traction, […]

18 Enhancements to JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.2

Get the most out of your JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.2 solution This article is based off the Syntax eBook “The State of JD Edwards EnterpriseOne”.  View the complete guide, download it now. To add to the level of personalization offered by JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.2, users that JD Edwards calls “citizen developers” can design customized […]

5 Key Insights on SAP Customer Cloud Spending – 2020 ASUG-Syntax Cloud Report

Understanding cloud adoption among SAP customers is often ignored and undervalued for its strengths in guiding future cloud strategy. For the past four years, Syntax has partnered with ASUG to investigate SAP customers’ cloud processes and spending habits. And each year, we’ve found that cloud adoption has hovered between 80 and 90%. In fact, 80% […]

6 Key Questions about Cloud for Oracle EBS Answered in a New White Paper

What exactly does “moving to the Cloud” mean for Oracle E-Business Suite shops? The truth is that there’s still a lot of uncertainty about the Cloud in the Oracle EBS community. To fill that need, Syntax, has published the white paper “Cloud 101 for Oracle E-Business Suite Users.” The paper demystifies Cloud terminology, clarifies some […]

Transform Your Business with JDE 9.2 Enhanced Capabilities

Understand the improved features and functionality with the latest release for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. This article is based off the Syntax eBook, The State of JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. View the complete guide, download now. JD Edwards EnterpriseOne provides an integrated suite of ERP applications for a comprehensive solution that combines business value, standards-based technology, and […]

How to Get Buy-In for IT Security

Learn how you can create a culture of cybersecurity. Find out why it’s critical to have IT security conversations before an attack happens. Many business leaders aren’t fully aware of how IT security can impact their operations and bottom line. To get buy-in for your cybersecurity initiatives, you must show the financial impact. Leadership teams […]