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Unveiling PeopleSoft Innovators of 2020, 1st ever Customer Roundtable, and a lot more - PeopleSoft NOW! Episode 10

Vaseem Khan
Principal Product Manager/Strategy

In this episode, we're focused on helping you figure out what to do next with PeopleSoft and how to make the most of it. You’ll also witness the first-ever PeopleSoft customer roundtable on the show, as well as hear from a customer saving money using Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. The discussions revolve around what's delivering value, how they're using PeopleSoft to respond to unexpected challenges, and what they're planning to do next.

You can watch the entire episode below or you can read on to get an overview of what’s covered.



The episode starts off with Rebekah Jackson announcing the Feature Innovators and PeopleSoft Innovators for 2020. As the episode continues, topics covered include:

  • A 1:1 discussion with the State of Texas, who's gone all-in on running PeopleSoft on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). You get to hear what they've done and most importantly if the transition to OCI is paying off in this era of constrained operating budgets. (You can watch the full interview, including their lessons learned in adopting OCI via the video below)



  • In the first-ever customer roundtable telecasted on PeopleSoft NOW! you will get to hear from Deakin University, KAR Global and, Disys. The discussion starts with each customer’s use of Fluid and how it is making an impact. Also, Disys talks about how they integrated Facebook Workplace with PeopleSoft. The customers share their tips for eliminating customizations and more.  (You can watch the full interview via the video below)



In the Top 5 segment, members of the PeopleSoft product team take you through their personal choice of insights from the PeopleSoft Innovators program. They are:

  1. Loyola University, Chicago’s implementation of Campus Solution Chatbot
  2. FTI Consulting’s adoption of Drop Zones features
  3. Hays Recruitment Consulting adoption of PeopleSoft Test Framework
  4. Honeywell’s adoption of Oracle Digital Assistant
  5. First Financial Northwest Bank’s implementation of Oracle PeopleSoft onto OCI


The episode closes with Rebekah taking you through the “Keeping in the KNOW!” section and highlighting some important announcements including:

  1. PeopleSoft FSCM Image Update 36
  2. PeopleSoft FSCM Image Update 37
  3. PeopleSoft HCM Update Image 35
  4. PeopleSoft Cloud Manager Image 11
  5. PeopleSoft CS Update Image 18
  6. The upcoming Reconnect 20 event
  7. PeopleSoft Chat  - The new PeopleSoft Podcast series


Here are some additional list of resources mentioned in Episode 10