Issue #61 – 6th November 2013
News and Latest Developments
Secure Enterprise Search 22.214.171.124 Now Available for PeopleTools 8.53
The latest version of Oracle Secure Enterprise Search (SES) – release 126.96.36.199 – is now available to PeopleSoft customers on PeopleTools 8.53. The minimum PeopleTools Patch Version Required to adopt SES 188.8.131.52 is PeopleTools 8.53.06.
Shareholders Vote against Ellison’s Compensation Package
Derek Tomei has a post on the IT Toolbox blog on how to ensure that the right support and measures of success are in place for your PeopleSoft project.
PeopleSoft in the Cloud at UKOUG Apps 2013
Two Succeeders presented at the recent UKOUG Apps 2013 conference. The technical presentation “PeopleSoft in the Cloud” is available from here.
OpenWorld 2013 – Key Announcements
Animato’s Ramesh Kothuri attended OpenWorld this year, and has written up the biggest announcements.
Adobe users’ Passwords were Pathetic
Succeeder Dave spotted this article on The Register, where some curious soul has analysed the passwords of Adobe users stolen in the latest security snafu. Considering we expected most Adobe subscribers to be fairly IT literate, it is a shock that nearly 2m had a password of ‘123456’. It’d be interesting to compare the results against aPeopleSoft database …
Amazon attempts to disrupt the Tech Support Industry
Oracle has produced a new video on some of the 35 Pivot Grids that have been added in Financials 9.2 which can be used to improve the efficiency of your system.