If you are planning an upgrade to PS 9.2, consider the option of doing an Upgrade on Cloud mentioned in this blog. But if you are not, then let’s re-iterate briefly why you should consider upgrading to 9.2 first.
- Simple and intuitive usage with Search & Related actions for effortless navigation, WorkCenters for greater productivity, Activity guides for highly visual business processes, pivot grids to help with decision support analytics.
- Functionally Robust solutions with more than 1000 enhancements in 9.2
- Cost effective to manage with Oracle Migration workbench, Update manager and PeopleSoft Test Framework.
What is 9.2 Upgrade On Cloud?
PeopleSoft Upgrade on Cloud gives you an accelerated deployment option for upgrading PeopleSoft applications on the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure running on the latest image at a significantly lower cost.
Why 9.2 Upgrade on Cloud?
- Eliminate/reduce on-premise
- Stay current with latest PUM and Tools versions
- Use Time/Cost savings to deliver business value add
Let’s look at the cost savings matrix with different upgrade options:
How to do 9.2 Upgrade on Cloud?
Below is the self-explanatory 5-step approach to upgrade on Cloud:
What to expect from Upgrade on Cloud?
- Upgraded Cloud Instance – Upgraded PeopleSoft Instance on Cloud with Latest PUM Image, Latest Tools Version, Modern Infrastructure.
- Fluid enabled UI/UX – Along with other enhanced Fluid capabilities, enhanced Reporting capability and Search capability delivered with Elasticsearch, Automated forms, Event Mapping etc.
- Automated Testing – Automated regression test library built using PeopleSoft Test Framework. Bundled FasTest Test Automation tools.
- Cost savings– Reduced infrastructure cost, Reduced resource cost on upgrade, Cost savings with automation and more value add services delivered.
What is Astute’s value add on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure?
Astute’s Project Management Office includes but not limited to:
- Provisioning 9.2 instance on OCI
- Extend capabilities on the cloud with new feature implementation – Enhanced UI/UX, Enhanced Reporting capabilities, Search capability
- Automate manual regression test cycles, manual business processes
- Optimize with streamlined support, Best practices and reduced timelines
So let’s a step towards running PeopleSoft application on the modern Infrastructure with more agility, flexibility catering to an accelerated deployment of latest image at a significantly lower cost!