Issue #63 – 20th November 2013
News and Latest Developments
PeopleSoft is recognized as “Best in Klas” in Healthcare for the Second Year in a Row. Rather confusingly, the award seems to be from 2012, but it was only posted on the PeopleSoft Apps Strategy blog on Monday.
Oracle has snapped up Bitzer Mobile – a 3 year old company that focuses on security for the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) market. The key piece seems to be the service which carves out a secure space on your device which isolates corporate data from personal apps without compromising the user experience.
This is a newly published page on My Oracle Support answering some of the biggest questions with PeopleSoft Update Manager (Support Login Required).
Oracle’s Mike Dietrich discusses the different reasons why customers sometimes avoid patching. The article is aimed mainly at database patching, but a lot of what he says is relevant in the apps world too.
UX (User Experience) and UI (User Interface) are two different terms that are often confused. Kevin Liew explains how they differ using the unusual medium of cereal.