OAUG eNews

July 2018

Volume XVIII | Issue 7


President's Corner

EBS Roadmap and Premier Support Update

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The OAUG learned on June 28, 2018, that Oracle announced a new E-Business Suite (EBS) Release Roadmap.

We make every effort to keep our users community up to date on important news like this. Link to the OAUG Blog post for details, including information about Oracle’s ongoing commitment to invest in product updates and enhancements and to provide Premier Support for the future EBS 12.X release through at least 2030.

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Christine Hipp, OAUG President
Twitter: @Chipp123Hipp

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OAUG Blog Headlines 

Oracle Reaffirms Commitment to EBS Customers
Oracle recently informed the OAUG of an update to the E-Business Suite (EBS) roadmap that conveys Oracle’s continued commitment to EBS customers. This is welcome news for those of us running critical business operations on EBS. (More)

EBS Roadmap June 2018

Let’s Talk Localizations
Many Oracle EBS customers know about the challenges of localizations and their associated patching. We invite you to be part of the conversation about improving the process of updating customers on international regulations, Oracle localizations and patching requirements. (More)

EBS Person Data Removal Tool
For those of us responsible for managing data and addressing data privacy and regulatory requirements, this tool could be helpful. (More)

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Oracle News

Rock Your Finance Functions in the EPM Cloud Today

Hundreds of Hyperion customers are moving to Oracle EPM Cloud because of the agility and efficiency it provides in your finance functions. Learn more from this infographic and webcast about how you can benefit and not worry about upgrades, constantly take advantage of new features, and have a system that will grow with you. Hear best practices and lessons learned from customers that have moved their on-premises Hyperion business processes to the Oracle EPM Cloud.

Oracle's Premier Online Cloud Community

Oracle Cloud Customer Connect promotes peer-to-peer collaboration and sharing of best practices, enables members to keep pace with product strategy and provides a cloud solution feedback channel directly to Oracle development.

EBS Cloud Admin Tool for Oracle Cloud at Customer

Automate common deploymejnt and management activities. (More)

OAUG eLearning

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