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Re-Skin the Beast - Redesigning Oracle EBS for Users with User Interfaces that Work

Sponsored Content Oracle EBS is a great piece of software; it supports many business functions and is easy to tweak and change. Over the years, Oracle has provided multiple updates to the EBS user interface, from the original character-based telnet forms, GUI client / server forms then through to using Java and HTML forms. They've even provided som...
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Keep Up with Oracle EBS Development

On Friday, October 5, Oracle announced the general availability of Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) 12.2.8 and other updates that have been delivered this year. The announcement highlights Oracle's key areas of investment and enhancements to functional capabilities. For EBS customers, it's important to stay informed and up to date on product developme...
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OAUG Pro Tips: Take Five – APEX Visual Workforce Dashboards

An Oracle customer talks about using Oracle Application Express (APEX) to quickly and accurately provide information to executives, production management and line workers in various departments. "We saved months of time in development using Oracle APEX. It was easy to link data from Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) to the plant floor." Take five with ...
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7 Shortcuts to Save Time When Using Excel

Sponsored Content Microsoft Excel is used widely for many purposes. It is a powerful and versatile tool especially if you use it to its full potential. Aurelie Mazieres, More4Apps One of the best ways to improve your efficiency using Excel is to reduce your dependence on your mouse and learn some keyboard shortcuts! Do you know that you could save ...
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Top Down! OAUG Insight Magazine is Digital and Vertical

OAUG Insight magazine is now digital – and vertical – to bring you a modern, dynamic reading experience on any device. Preview the fall 2018 edition . In this issue: ​ From the Basement to the Cloud: Lessons Learned on the Way Oracle EBS R12.2 Upgrade and Maintenance on Windows Platform SO A for Postmodern ERP Vendor Corner: Managing Your EBS Data ...
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The Little Things Mean a Lot

How many times each year do you do something that's seemingly inconsequential but has a big impact on your operations or your team's ability to get the job done? Think back over the past year. How did you make the best use of existing Oracle solutions to streamline a process that met the needs of your business end users and stakeholders? What did y...
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OAUG Pro Tips: Take Five – EBS Output Post Processor Tips

The Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) Output Post Processor (OPP) performs post-processing operations of a concurrent request's output file. Optimize the performance of your OPP with these tips on default settings, BI Publisher templates and using the BI Publisher for EBS Analyzer. Take five with other great tips from OAUG members.
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ROI, and Then Some. It’s Personal.

When I first ran for the OAUG Board of Directors, I was enthusiastic about this group's mission and felt that it was time for me to give back. Like so many other professionals using Oracle Applications, I had sharpened my knowledge, honed my skills and deepened my network by participating in OAUG activities and programs. Yes, it was time to give ba...
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HCM Cloud: Considerations and Insights

During the planning of OAUG Cloud Week 2018 , I had the opportunity to connect with many customers and experts who are sharing their stories as part of the educational webinar series, July 9-13. In this Q&A, one of our presenters, Dawn Holmes, shared insights related to Oracle HCM Cloud. Join the OAUG for Cloud Week, July 9-13, 2018. This week ...
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Oracle Reaffirms Commitment to EBS Customers

Over the past year, the OAUG has kept you up to date on Oracles' announcements about product support and release timelines for Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) customers. Yesterday, Oracle informed us of additional changes to the EBS – Premier Support policies . The communication from Oracle summarized these key points: ​ Oracle reaffirms its commitme...
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Let's Talk Localizations

The CSC will provide updates on localizations via this blog. In the meantime, there are helpful resources on the Oracle website . The OAUG Customer Support Council participated in two sessions during COLLABORATE 18 concerning the issues and challenges that localizations present during the course of the E-Business Suite (EBS) life cycle. Also partic...
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New EBS Person Data Removal Tool from Oracle

Oracle recently announced the availability of the E-Business Suite (EBS) Person Data Removal Tool. For those of us responsible for managing data and addressing data privacy and regulatory requirements, such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), this tool could be helpful. Details about the EBS Person Data Removal Tool are available i...
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Cloud: How Do We Get There? And Why Should We?

With around a month to go before OAUG Cloud Week, Oracle have just announced Soar – "the last upgrade you will ever need .". Soar represents a package for getting on-prem customers to the cloud. With around 15% of on-prem customers now shifted to the cloud (as of their Q3 results statement), Oracle is clearly trying to remove those barriers to entr...
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Are We Winning the War for Talent?

The "war for talent" became a popular catchphrase about 20 years ago and is still used to refer to the battles many organizations wage in their efforts to attract, hire and retain qualified employees. In my organization, finding qualified employees is certainly one of our top business challenges. Earlier this year, the OAUG embraced an opportunity ...
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Salute to Outstanding Contributors

There are many individuals and groups that serve the OAUG community with their outstanding contributions throughout the year. Last evening during the annual OAUG Meeting of the Members at COLLABORATE 18, the OAUG recognized its 2018 winners (scroll to the end for the photo gallery): 2018 Oracle Ambassador Jeff McCall , Oracle Senior Principal Techn...
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Alyssa Johnson
Congratulations to all who were honored! We appreciate your contribution to the success of the OAUG and its members.
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