HCM 9.2 Image 17 – Quick Overview

HCM 9.2 Image 17 was released on Schedule last week. Detailed list of updates by application module is attached here – HCMPUM17_Change Key list of features that standout in this release, Product Area Feature Minimum PeopleTools Version Bug Reference General HCM Enhancements Self Service Matrix Feature This feature provides flexibility to managers to view subordinate…

PeopleSoft on Oracle Cloud is getting REAL

Running your PeopleSoft applications on Oracle’s cloud infrastructure is getting real day-by-day. You can now get the latest PeopleSoft demo application setup on Oracle cloud service in a matter of hours. I made use of the 30 day free trial offering to setup a HCM 9.2 demo environment. For those who are keen to get…

Presence of IT’s Webinar on PeopleTools 8.55

Video recording of the webinar session that Presence of IT conducted for a group of customers from Australia and New Zealand. This webinar is a demo and discussion of the latest release of PeopleSoft HCM application (Image 16) powered by PeopleTools 8.55. Key topics in focus, Fluid User Experience Enhanced Analytics and Information Discovery Continuous…

Fluid Navigation – Adopting to the new normal

Old habits die hard! ‘Deep locator link hierarchy’ aka ‘breadcrumbs’ has been the primary form of user navigation since PeopleSoft introduced its internet architecture more than a decade ago. Since then it has taken various forms starting with a left hand menu to the recentĀ  ‘drop down’ navigation menu. In PeopleTools 8.55 this feature is…

Google Analytics for Candidate Gateway

Candidate gateway which is also referred as ‘Careers’ site in recruiting solution module of PeopleSoft HCM application is commonly open to public internet. This site hosts job advertisements and is a portal for applicants to access and apply for jobs. Traditionally for enterprise applications for in house employees the demography of the user base is…

Staying classic in PT 8.55 (for now)

As it is common with any drastic usability change, home page and navigation defaults in PeopleTools 8.55 has come as surprise to many customers. Support forums is awash with discussions and queries, which reminds me of ‘start menu in windows’ fiasco. For those who are not familiar, PeopleSoft applications version 9.2 running on PeopleTools 8.55…