Oracle Press Release

Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise Projects Integration with Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Now Available

Integration Helps Customers Drive Predictability, Increase Productivity and Improve Operations

COLLABORATE ’11, ORLANDO, FL – April 12, 2011

News Facts

Bringing together best-in-class project management applications and financial management solutions, Oracle today announced the integration of Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise Projects and Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management (EPPM).
The combination of PeopleSoft Projects and Primavera P6 EPPM enables customers to drive profitability, increase productivity and improve operations by delivering the first comprehensive enterprise PPM solution for PeopleSoft ERP customers.
The financial management tools within PeopleSoft Projects combined with the time-based planning tools within Primavera P6 EPPM help organizations achieve the expected return on investment on projects by enabling them to be delivered on-time and on-budget.
By standardizing business processes and best practices, the new integration provides customers with an enterprise-class solution that can successfully handle resources and projects regardless of size, location or complexity.
Together, Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management and PeopleSoft Projects provide the end-to-end visibility organizations need to improve project planning, execution and control for optimal project delivery.

End-to-End Visibility Improves Project Planning, Execution and Control

Part of Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise applications, PeopleSoft Projects enables project-centric organizations and departments to establish core operational processes that support full project lifecycle management across operations and finance.
Primavera P6 EPPM is a powerful, robust, and easy-to-use solution for globally prioritizing, planning, managing, and executing projects, programs, and portfolios.
The integration of the two best-in-class solutions allows customers to avoid or replace major proprietary integrations and standardize on Oracle technologies to:
Align back-office budgets and costs with project operations to help ensure accurate forecasting of costs, resources and schedules.
Help ensure that program financial managers and analysts using PeopleSoft Projects and project managers using Primavera P6 EPPM always have a single source of truth with the most up-to-date and accurate information necessary to move projects forward.
Enhance project collaboration and execution by having all users utilizing common solutions to communicate, plan and deliver projects.

Supporting Quotes

“As an organization with many high-value, project-driven initiatives, we are very pleased to see Oracle’s investment in this important integration between Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management and Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise Projects,” said Janardhanan Sankar, senior vice president - Technology and Quality, ITC Infotech India Ltd.
“Organizations need up-to-date, accurate, and unified information across both project and financial management applications to help deliver projects on-time and on-budget,” said Paco Aubrejuan, Oracle’s group vice president and general manager, PeopleSoft Enterprise. “By bringing together Oracle’s PeopleSoft Projects and Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management, we are able to provide customers with the infrastructure they need to achieve a single source of truth on the projects they are managing. This real-time visibility drives profitability, increases productivity and improves operations.”

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