Applying CPU/PSU Patches to Oracle EBS R12.2.x

An optimal way to apply CPU/PSU patches to Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2.x.

By: Praveen Sreedhar
Lead DBA, ennVee


Each quarter, Oracle releases new Critical Patch Updates (CPU) / Patch Set Updates (PSU). In this article, we discuss applying these patches to Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) along with the Oracle MOS id references.

In Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) we have various tech stack components. It’s important to apply the critical patch update (CPU) to all of these components. Continue reading “Applying CPU/PSU Patches to Oracle EBS R12.2.x”

Business Intelligence Breakdown

By: Meghashree JM, ennVee


The Importance of Business Intelligence

Business operations are becoming more complex with the passage of time which affords little time for research and innovation. Larger enterprises are rushing towards outperforming the competition which will ultimately require a significant amount of meaningful insights. In addition, consumer behavior is continuously shifting, and understanding that behavior is imperative to decision making. Although there will always be a certain amount of risk when it comes to making business decisions, that risk doesn’t have to be so perilous. However, with the increasing extent of untidy data it becomes difficult to analyze in real-time. Firms desperately need technologies with which they can analyze and predict market trends with a simple click and business intelligence serves this purpose. By adopting a reliable business intelligence solution, organizations can enjoy the confidence to move forward in an increasingly data-driven world. Continue reading “Business Intelligence Breakdown”

Case Study: Oracle EBS Requisition Approval Process Automation through Work Flow

A student transportation provider reduces approval time and TCO by automating the Oracle EBS requisition approval process.

By: Veera Saravanan
Oracle EBS Lead – ennVee


The client is one of the largest school bus operators and student transportation, transit, and coach bus service providers in the world, operating across the United States in 32 states, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Its US operations include an extensive fleet of 15,500 school buses, as well as transit and coach buses. The client uses Oracle E-Business Suite (12.1.3) to support their Financials, Asset Management, and Procurement. Oracle iProcurement is used heavily to manage purchasing and the approval process.

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[Recap] NCOAUG 2018 Winter Training Day

Download ennVee’s presentation and infographic from the 2018 NCOAUG Training Day conference.

Recap

Another year, another solid NCOAUG Training Day. Thanks to everyone who came out to Drury Lane and connected with us.

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Migrating from Oracle Discoverer to Microsoft SSRS

A Private, Women’s Liberal Arts College Migrates from Oracle Discoverer to MS SSRS in 8 weeks.

Retiring legacy reporting tools

The client is an internationally-recognized, private, women’s liberal arts college located in Massachusetts. As an IT-savvy institute they use Oracle Discoverer for all MIS requirements. After Oracle stopped supporting Discoverer in mid-2017, they sought an optimal migration path to migrate their analytical reports to a more intuitive platform, ultimately selecting Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (MS SSRS) to replace Discoverer. Continue reading “Migrating from Oracle Discoverer to Microsoft SSRS”