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PeopleSoft 9.2
August 20, 2013

Ataway - Trusted Partner for your PeopleSoft 9.2 Upgrade

High-performance businesses and governments look at their enterprise systems as a way to help differentiate them from their competition. Ataway helps organizations achieve high Returns on Investment with PeopleSoft solutions through an unmatched combination of industry and functional expertise, an unparalleled PeopleSoft partnership and skilled professionals who deliver strategy, implementation, upgrade and application outsourcing solutions across the entire PeopleSoft suite.

When you implement PeopleSoft technologies and applications with Ataway's expertise, you leverage the powerful relationships we have built as an established global organization and the depth of our consultancy talent, staffed with experts who average more than fifteen years of industry experience.

Our goal and focus is your success through Excellence Delivery, Quality, Time and Cost.

We can help you successfully implement Oracle's PeopleSoft applications by employing industry-specific expertise that translates to quantifiable business results for your company. Our well-defined PeopleSoft offerings provide you with a variety of implementation approaches and services.

Ataway helps you to protect your existing PeopleSoft investment, extend the value of your application and evolve to the next generation applications.

Learn more about our PeopleSoft Practice or Contact Us more information.


PeopleSoft 9.2

Ataway has participated in the design of several major PeopleSoft releases, including the latest 9.2 release. We also count on our team of experts for each release.

Now that PeopleSoft 9.2 is out, our experts can provide you with some highlights. Oracle has demonstrated its commitment to continue to invest in PeopleSoft by including more than 1,000 new features, functions, and enhancements in PeopleSoft 9.2. With an innovative new user experience and expanded product functionality, PeopleSoft 9.2 delivers a game changer and will help reduce the total cost of ownership.

With Feature Packs, PeopleSoft will still deliver new capabilities on top of PeopleSoft 9.2, allowing customers to receive new feature functions easily without any need to upgrade. Oracle simultaneously provides upgrade scripts as well as the multi-language version of this release with the delivery of PeopleSoft 9.2. It is a first for PeopleSoft applications.

PeopleSoft 9.2 leads with innovations and extended business value for customers. Here are just a few of the new features available in the new release.

PeopleSoft Update Manager

This will help you transform the maintenance process by allowing you to choose what you want to uptake. It was designed to reduce costs and stay current. It allows you to use both a SaaS and own your data, allowing you to enjoy the best of both worlds.

With PeopleSoft Update Manager you can:

  • • Define change packages so they are tailored to your specific needs
  • • Apply maintenance on your schedules
  • • Minimize costs and disruptions associated with applying maintenance (e.g. regression testing) and maximize the impact of desired updates

Free text search

You will be able  to search across multiple objects and multiple instances within PeopleSoft 9.2 via Oracle’s Secure Enterprise Search. It provides more than 120 indices to enable users to quickly retrieve accurate and actionable search results for a more efficient search-driven approach to navigating. User will be able to refine the search with facets.

New visual guides

One of the main focuses of PeopleSoft 9.2  is to simplify navigation for  casual users and execute activities faster and easily:

  • • Activity Guides enable intuitive, step-by-step processes that simplify a casual user’s interaction with the system
  • • Train Stop visualizations lay out the steps of a process in a highly visual manner across the top of a work screen to help casual users navigate more easily
  • • WorkCenters are designed to help high-impact users be more productive. The WorkCenters consolidate user tasks, exceptions, alerts, links, reports and queries into a single, secure role. WorkCenters can be personalized via end-user configuration. Some customers reported during the testing that it accelerated work efficiency by at least 30% or more.

Pivot Grids

New real-time, multi-dimensional decision support analysis capabilities will reduce the need for reporting. PeopleSoft 9.2 delivers over 60 prebuilt self-service Pivot Grids.

PeopleSoft Human Capital Management 9.2 

The PeopleSoft HCM upgrade includes smart HR template-based transactions, Mid-Period Reviews, a consumer-oriented recruiting user experience, learning dashboard and redesigned time entry process.

PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain Management 9.2 

The new PeopleSoft FSCM includes mass GL Journal Approval, Matching History, Supplier On-Boarding, Cash Forecasting, Multi-Dimensional Project Rate Definition, Asset Retirement Obligation Accounting, new intuitive self-service eProcurement requisitioning and redesigned expense entry.

Some examples of Industry-specific features in 9.2:

  • • Public Sector: Approval Workflow for Commitment Control budget journals
  • • Healthcare: Support of Global Location Numbers (GLN)
  • • Financial Services: Balance sheet valuation through settlement dates
  • • Higher Education: Grants WorkCenter
  • • Staffing industry: Staffing WorkCenter and branch recruiter productivity tools.

In October, PeopleSoft will launch its first mobile multi-platform application. PeopleSoft 9.2 includes new mobile capabilities for requisitioning and purchasing users via eProcurement. This solution enables users to place and approve orders from their mobile devices. This new mobile release validates the commitment and investment within PeopleSoft to serve mobile customers and reduce cost of doing business. See the video below:

For more information on this incredible new release, visit the PeopleSoft 9.2 information portal.

Revolutionary innovations in PeopleSoft release 9.2 demonstrate that brilliant people are designing and building more efficient application to help user to get their work done quicker. Contact Us today to upgrade to PeopleSoft 9.2.

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