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PeopleSoft Update Manager Delivers Significant Improvements to the Upgrade Tools and Processes

Published: 10 July 2014

ID: G00264336

Analyst(s): Mike Guay

Summary

Clients that have upgraded to PeopleSoft version 9.2 report time savings of 35% to 50% in the update and upgrade process. ERP and IT leaders responsible for PeopleSoft upgrades need to understand the benefits provided by the new PeopleSoft Update Manager to existing tools and processes.

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  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Many PeopleSoft customers are unaware of the time savings offered by the new tools and processes in version 9.2
  • The new process permits faster, more streamlined updates/upgrades, making it less expensive to stay current
  • The reduced time spent on patch installation and upgrade activities frees up IT resources for more value-added activities to help realize business objectives

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