By Ultan O'Broin-Oracle on Oct 02, 2013
Mrudula Sreekanth, Oracle Applications User Experience, tells us about sharing the latest PeopleSoft User Experience guidance.
The PeopleSoft Applications User Experience team is excited to announce the release of the PeopleSoft User Experience (UX) Guidelines. These UX Guidelines contain information about using key PeopleSoft components to create highly usable, efficient, and productive experiences for Oracle customers.
PeopleSoft UX Guidelines and Principles to Create a Great User Experience
Several PeopleSoft customers participated in a survey in December 2012, which helped us identify the following topics, all covered in the first release of the guidelines.
- Guided Process
- Pivot Grid
- Related Content
- Related Actions
- Modal and Mouseover Windows
Why Do We Need UX Guidelines?
With PeopleTools 8.53 and PeopleSoft Applications 9.2, you see more modern and visually appealing features being delivered by PeopleSoft. With the help of these UX guidelines, customers and partners can not only design and tailor their own user experience but also ensure consistency with the features designed by PeopleSoft.
The UX guidelines explain each topic in detail, display relevant images, and provide usage guidelines.
UX Guidelines Examples
The following image explains what a WorkCenter is and the advantages of using it.
UX How's and Why's of PeopleSoft WorkCenter
The image below shows a train with sub-steps which takes users through complex tasks, one step at a time.
Train Steps Covered in the Guided Process Guideline
The next image shows the usage guidelines for Pivot Grids. Relevant usage guidelines have been provided for all the other topics as well.
Pivot Grid Usage Explained
The PeopleSoft UX Guidelines enable customers to design and tailor the ultimate user experience for their organization. Following the guidelines ensures consistency across applications. The guidelines also help in choosing the right pattern for any scenario.
Send any feedback and suggestions on the PeopleSoft UX guidelines directly to the PeopleSoft UX team using the comments feature below, your input will be forwarded to Mrudula.