Oracle PeopleSoft Publishes User Experience Guidelines
By Mohit Phogat on Dec 25, 2013
To support customers in those efforts, the PeopleSoft Applications User Experience team is excited to announce the release of the PeopleSoft User Experience (UX) Guidelines. The UX Guidelines contain information about the usage of key PeopleSoft components to create highly usable, efficient, and productive experiences for Oracle customers.
Several PeopleSoft customers participated in a survey in December 2012, which helped identify the following topics. These topics are covered in the first release of the guidelines:
- Guided Processes (Activity Guides)
- Pivot Grids
- Related Content
- Related Actions
- Modal and Mouseover Windows
Why do we need UX guidelines?
With PeopleTools 8.53 and the 9.2 PeopleSoft Applications, you will see more modern and visually appealing features delivered by PeopleSoft. With the help of UX guidelines, customers and partners can not only design and tailor their own user experience but also ensure consistency with features designed by PeopleSoft. The UX guidelines explain each topic in detail, display relevant images and provide usage guidelines.
UX Guidelines Examples
The following is an excerpt from the WorkCenter section:
The image below shows part of the Dashboard section:
Usage guidelines have been provided for all the other topics as well. PeopleSoft UX Guidelines will enable customers to design and tailor the ultimate user experience for their organization. Following the guidelines will ensure consistency across applications. The guidelines would also help in choosing the right pattern for any scenario. These guidelines will be periodically updated as PeopleSoft introduces new capabilities.