oracle ebs r12 upgrade

CIO Today: Original Software and UKOUG Survey Reveals Risk Is Biggest User Concern

CIO Today, a US publication focusing on purchasing strategies for enterprise systems, recently covered Original Software’s research project with UKOUG canvassing plans and opinions regarding upgrading Oracle’s E-Business Suite.

The article stressed the study’s findings that nearly three quarters (72 percent) of Oracle E- Business Suite users surveyed cited “minimizing the risk of not supporting core business systems” as their most important success factor when upgrading.

The story also quoted Colin Armitage, CEO of Original Software:

“Our research demonstrates that reducing the risk of being unable to perform core business processes is the key goal when upgrading ERP software.

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Oracle Users Make Upgrades Work with an Easy Repeatable Process

Original Software showcases a Faster, Easier, Safer approach to Oracle E-Business Suite® upgrades at the UKOUG Conference

3rd December, 2012, – Original Software, the leading Application Quality Management (AQM) vendor, today announced an innovative three-staged approach to help Oracle users reduce the pain of implementing ERP upgrades, while reducing the associated risks. The impact of these ERP upgrades is often huge, while Original Software’s goal is to transform them into an “Easy Repeatable Process”.

“Each of these elements are essential to transform the upgrade landscape”, commented Colin Armitage, CEO at Original Software, “and it is their cohesive integration that is the key.”

The first element is an AQM system that is pre-loaded to reflect the Oracle E-Business Suite upgrade methodology.

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