Issue #50 – 17th July 2013
News and Latest Developments
Oracle Open World Appreciation Event Headliners Announced
The headlining artists for the OOW appreciation event on Treasure Island have been announced. This year, Maroon 5 (Moves Like Jagger) and The Black Keys (Lonely Boy) will be sharing the stage.
The Best Enterprise Software Companies And CEOs To Work For
Move over 9 box grid! There’s a new model in the town
Succeeder Sravya has an analysis of the latest method of measuring employee performance, and it’s a large improvement on the trusty 9-box grid.
First PS 9.2 UPK Pre-built Content Modules Now Available
How to FULLSYNC tables between PeopleSoft databases
Chris Malek from the Cedar Hills Group has blogged on how to synchronise tables in two different databases where there is no delivered message/process to do so.
PT 8.53 SQR jpeg Image Sizing Bug
Daniel Kibler has spotted a bug in SQRs in Tools 8.53. The bug manifests itself in the way that the logos are embedded in the .pdf output.
Secure Enterprise Search for PeopleSoft
What We Can Expect From The Next Decade Of Technology
An interesting thought-piece from the Business Insider blog on the improvements in technology and where they will take us in the next 10 years. There is much mention of various laws (incl the well known Moore’s Law) showing that cpu speed, disk space and bandwidth are increasing rapidly. Now we just need someone to break “Duncan’s Law”, which posits that battery life decreases with every device upgrade that we purchase.