Dates: Sunday, April 18, 2010 – Thursday, April 22, 2010
Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center – Las Vegas
eprentise Wins Best Exhibitor Marketing at Collaborate 10!
We had fun at Collaborate 10 showing how eprentise software makes an ERP elephant agile, and it helped us pick up the Best Exhibitor Marketing award!
A Single Version of the Truth – Top 10 Benefits of a Global Consolidation
Learn how two global companies consolidated multiple instances of E-Business Suite to significantly reduce maintenance costs, operate a shared service center, and support growth. Compare the two different approaches (one with software, and one with consultants). This presentation details the decisions made on what and how to consolidate and the results that Carquest and Experian achieved by improved consolidated reporting, eliminating duplicate efforts, and sharing real-time information.
How Two Companies Operate Globally – 1 Business, 1 Instance, 1 Source of Truth, and 1 R12 Upgrade
Learn how two global companies consolidated multiple instances of E-Business Suite to significantly reduce maintenance costs, increase data quality, and support growth. Compare two different approaches to the consolidation process and examine the decisions made on what and how to consolidate. See the advantages of improved consolidated reporting, eliminating duplicate efforts, and sharing real-time information, and learn how Carquest and Experian are better positioned to take advantage of R12 functionality.
Reimplement is a 4-letter word – Don’t.
10 Reasons to Upgrade to R12 Instead of Reimplementing
The transition from 11i to R12 is a major initiative for any E-Business Suite customer. Companies plan the transition for approximately a year, set budgets, line up resources, and do the work over one to two years. Projects generally cost several million dollars and are often proportional to the size and complexity of the business. The Game Has Changed. See how 11i customers can upgrade instead of reimplement, shorten the time-to-value at a lower cost, and provide a better R12 result for both the Business and IT.
Getting to One: Consolidating Multiple Charts of Accounts during an Oracle E-Business Suite Upgrade
A single global instance and a single global chart of accounts facilitate making business decisions, reduce the cost of operations, and enable full utilization of R12 functionality. This session details the two different approaches, experiences, results, and lessons learned of two global companies – Experian, an information services company and Carquest, an automotive parts distributor – who wanted to get to a single global environment with complete, consistent, and correct information in their E-Business Suite.