Delivered PeopleSoft PTF Scripts vs Astute’s FasTest

  Starting with HCM Release 9.2 Update Image 19 and FSCM Release 9.2 Update Image 20, PeopleSoft update images delivers sample PTF shell test, library test with demo data. Here is some analysis of what type of PTF delivered scripts, when it was delivered and how you can use it? 1.      Overview of what’s delivered, when it was first delivered, what incremental change has been delivered since? What’s delivered  HCM…

Top 5 Reasons to Upgrade to PeopleTools 8.56: Webinar Q&A

Astute Business Solutions hosted a webinar on 12/15 to discuss and showcase some of the latest features in PeopleTools 8.56. The session was well attended with over 100 registrations. The webinar agenda comprised of:- What’s new in PeopleTools 8.56 De-customize with Event Mapping Approval Workflow with Page Composer Eliminate Manual Testing with PeopleSoft Test Framework Transform UI/UX with ClassicPlus PUM Dashboard for Selective Adoption Upgrading to PT 8.56 on Oracle…

PeopleSoft HCM PUM Image 24 Highlights

HCM PUM 24 – highlights PUM Image #24 has released many enhancement features and related Ideas those were logged by Oracle customers. Some of the major enhancements are listed below:   Guided Self Service Navigation Collection and Multi-Select Transaction           This feature enable Managers to quickly review and update employee data without navigation to multiple pages in the PeopleSoft system. Managers will be able to create…

Launching a PeopleSoft Demo instance in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Whenever you have a client demo, don’t worry about setting up an instance with the help of DBA. Oracle has launched a quick approach of spinning an instance using Oracle Cloud Infrastructure in less than 60 Minutes. This blog will guide you how to create an Oracle PeopleSoft Demo instance in compute classic without any DBA assistance.   Prerequisites: To perform the steps in this blog, you must have Oracle cloud…

PeopleSoft 9.2 Upgrade on Cloud

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.…

Astute’s FasTest for PTF Streamlines and Test Automation for Healthcare Customer

Customer case study on Test Automation using FasTest Test Automation powered by PeopleSoft Test Framework (PTF) 8.55 Summary:  Leading Healthcare customer realizes time and cost benefits by adopting Test Automation solution for 9 modules across PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain (FSCM) for their 9.2 application testing with PUM updates. It also undergoes PeopleTools Test Framework and FasTest. training course from Astute. Customer footprint for testing: Applications: FSCM 9.2, 8.55 –…

PeopleSoft Upgrade Testing using PTF Automation for a Healthcare Customer

Astute recently completed another successful implementation of PeopleSoft Test Framework Test Automation using FasTest where customer‘s manual test scripts for PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain application modules were automated. About 30% of the customer‘s manual test library was automated with just 40 scenario based test scripts, also called PTF Shell Tests, which comprised of about 150 individual application transactions. Critical business processes such as requisition creation, inventory replenishment, expense report generation and…

Upper Mid-West Regional Users Group (UMRUG 2017)

It was a rainy day in Minneapolis today and I was at the University of Minnesota attending Upper Mid-West Regional User Group last week. There were about 60 to 80 people attending the event, mostly from PeopleSoft. Almost 90% of the attendees were on PeopleSoft 9.2 version. Robbin V., Director Human Capital Management Product Strategy presented the keynote with information on Oracle’s vision towards PeopleSoft investment. He confirmed that Oracle…

PTF Test Maintenance Tips and Techniques

  Most of the PeopleSoft customers running on PeopleSoft 9.2 application rapidly started adopting and taking advantage of the PeopleSoft Test framework for automated testing primarily functional testing and regression testing. “The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change” in the modern business. Customers who have configured and built PTF test assets such as execution options,  shell test, test and libraries in the PTF and already up and running PTF may…

Another successful Fluid/REST services training by Astute Business Solutions

  In the days when most PeopleSoft customers are on the Fluid quest, we recently completed another successful Fluid and REST services training engagement with Tokio Marine HCC, Houston. Even though the PeopleSoft customers are inclined towards implementing Fluid, the lack of resources/time to explore the vast Fluid options avert the customers from leveraging the Fluid offerings. A two-day Fluid training schedule covering all the aspects of Fluid UI deployment…