Tag: Oracle ERP Cloud

QXW 2019 ATCO Group is a US $21 billion enterprise with 6,000 staff worldwide in diverse industries such as gas, electricity, pipelines, liquids, energy, and construction. ATCO realized that in order to remain an industry leader, it had to embark on a transformative journey to simplify and standardize processes while also creating an efficient shared-services…

QXW 2019 Whether your organization is still in the evaluation phase or has already made the leap to the cloud, it is imperative to understand its potential danger and pitfalls. In this session, we will cover the five types of cloud risks and explore methods organizations can use to analyze and manage those risks. Presented…

As part of Quest’s 2019 Cloud Webinar Series, Joshua Stauffer from HarbisonWalker International, spoke about how HarbisonWalker International (HWI) made the move to Oracle SCM Cloud, Oracle ERP Cloud, and Oracle EPM Cloud in order to implement integrated order fulfillment and demand planning companywide. HWI now provides faster quotes, fulfills inventory from multiple service centers, and greatly reduced inventory requirements – all due to the visibility of Oracle Cloud. Stauffer covered how HWI approached this journey to the Cloud and how HWI plans to leverage Oracle Cloud in the future.

As part of Quest's 2019 Cloud Webinar Series - ERP Cloud Day, Angela Beckman from YUM! Brands, Inc., spoke about how YUM! Brands leveraged the Oracle Expenses module in ERP Cloud to allow management to focus on what is most important in the business while maintaining the necessary oversight to prevent fraud. 

Jim Webb, Oracle Certified Implementation Specialist at CSS, wrote an Oracle blog about how small and medium businesses (SMBs) can modernize and improve both planning and forecasting with an integrated Cloud planning solution. 

Back-office tech continues to move in a more innovative direction. One important implementation of new tech is the inclusion of AI in back-office software; namely: ERP.

A recent blog, written by Angela Wilson, Senior Solutions Architect at CSS, dove into four ways that cloud-based procurement processes help small and medium businesses (SMBs) compete in today's digital era. 

Nov 12 @  3:30pm

Whether your organization is still in the evaluation phase or has already made the leap to the cloud, it is imperative to understand its potential danger and pitfalls. In this session, we will cover the five types of cloud risks and explore methods organizations can use to analyze and manage those risks. Presented by Bert…

As part of Quest’s 2019 Cloud Webinar Series – ERP Cloud Day, Oracle’s own Joyce Boland and Steve Cox spoke about the business risk and cost of technology obsolescence. The pair spoke addressed why companies that delay the adoption of Cloud and emerging technology risk losing ground to competitors and new entrants. Recent research from MIT Technology Review’s Insights team and examples from Oracle customers supplemented the presentation.

Nov 12 @  5:00pm

In this session hear a case study of an organization that implemented a new ERP system in 2009 and why that effort failed. Hear how for the next attempt in 2014, the company used four change management pillars to ensure it was going to be done right. Learn how to apply this strategy to an…

As enterprises move the cloud, they are forced to rethink many of the traditional concepts they have used to control costs in their on-premise IT estates. In this session learn about how the cloud gives enterprises more freedom and has the potential to offer more savings than on-premise. Learn about a wide range of scenarios…

Oct 15 @  3:30pm

As enterprises move the cloud, they are forced to rethink many of the traditional concepts they have used to control costs in their on-premise IT estates. In this session learn about how the cloud gives enterprises more freedom and has the potential to offer more savings than on-premise. Learn about a wide range of scenarios…

Nov 12 @  2:00pm

ATCO Group is a US $21 billion enterprise with 6,000 staff worldwide in diverse industries such as gas, electricity, pipelines, liquids, energy, and construction. ATCO realized that in order to remain an industry leader, it had to embark on a transformative journey to simplify and standardize processes while also creating an efficient shared-services model. Join…

Join us for a webinar, as we reveal five ways that manual processes for managing T&E spend are costing businesses big money and how automated web-based solutions plug these leaks.

Sep 26 @  2:00pm

Business travel is critical to winning new business, maintaining and strengthening customer relationships, developing strategic partnerships, training staff, and much more. It is no wonder that U.S. businesses spent more than $327 billion in 2018 on sales meetings, events, incentive programs and other travel, according to research from the U.S. Travel Association. But businesses could…

Oct 23 @  11:00am

When you’re deciding how to invest precious capital, there are often difficult decisions to make. For IT investments one important decision is whether to obtain Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems as a capital expense (CapEx) or as an operating expense (OpEx). This webcast will demystify commonly-held beliefs regarding capital to help you obtain the following…

When running a high-stakes project, IT leaders know that they will need a lot of sign-offs before going live. When the City of Atlanta was about to go live with its new all-Cloud ERP strategy, it had to get a blessing from a surprising source - the National Football League. Atlanta was hosting the Super Bowl in February 2019, and the city wanted to go live with its Cloud project before then in order to help the city through the demands of that event, which draws hundreds of thousands of people to the city. 

Considering a move to the cloud requires more than an understanding of the capabilities that cloud ERP solutions offer. You will also need a broader awareness of migration approaches, industry trends, and technology considerations. As part of Quest's 2019 Cloud Webinar Series, Mukesh Baldua and Kishor Pawankar of World Wide Technologies discussed the reasons behind choosing Oracle ERP Cloud and the ERP Cloud migration approaches to help you get there.

Linda Currey Post, Human Capital Management Cloud content strategist for Oracle Content Central, wrote about how colleges and universities see the possibility of Cloud in higher education helping keep college affordable for students.

Jim Maholic, Business Value Services, Oracle, wrote about how to align ERP Cloud benefits with business drivers when building a business case for why your organization should implement ERP Cloud.

When building a business case for ERP Cloud, project managers should look beyond the standard ROI and TCO calculations that IT teams have historically relied on. One of the biggest challenges for project managers is thoroughly identifying all of the benefits of a proposed project and ascribing credible, tangible, financial and business value to those benefits. This is critical to a successful business case.

Lynne Sampson, Managing Editor of Oracle’s The Modern Finance Leader, wrote about how a gaming-entertainment company recently leveraged Oracle ERP Cloud and Oracle HCM Cloud to combat manual processes, customizations, and legacy systems that were preventing them from operating more efficiently and effectively.

Moving to the Cloud for core business operations is seen as risky. But Cloud may eventually become a competitive necessity. Learn from our experience of evaluating Oracle cloud ERP as an end to end solution spanning supply chain and finance. The presentation would provide a compelling case study of how a highly customized on-premise ERP…

Navigating the Cloud journey can be daunting. Regardless of where you are in your Cloud journey, seize the opportunity to learn from peers, catch up on the latest hot topics surrounding Cloud technology and walk away with actionable insight to help you drive your business forward with Oracle Cloud technology. Our 2019 Cloud Webinar Series can help you do exactly that. This series will feature free, online education about Oracle ERP Cloud, Oracle EPM Cloud, Oracle HCM Cloud, and Oracle SCM Cloud. Join us tomorrow for part one – ERP Cloud Day!

Many companies are understandably cautious about investing in new technologies – particularly back-office systems that are critical to their operations. However, a new report from MIT Technology Review showed that after a decade of companies moving to Cloud applications, those that hesitate put themselves at greater risk than in the past. The old ways of staying current won’t be sufficient enough to compete with companies that are truly modernizing their operations and even creating new business models with Cloud applications. Oracle Vice Chairman Jeff Henley said that reluctant company leaders and boards must be sold on the strategic advantages of Cloud applications, not just on their cost benefits. Three companies – AirAsia, Sportable Scoreboards, and TrueBlue – leveraged Oracle Cloud applications (HCM, ERP, EPM) to future-proof operations.

Digital business and intelligent transformation or optimization is a leading initiative among organizations across all verticals, but only a small percentage have been able to make progress to date. Tools such as Robotic Process Automation (RPA) can be used to “supercharge” productivity, bolster generation of existing revenue streams all while boosting the overall customer experience.…