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PeopleSoft Platform Benefits from Major Upgrades

At Alliance 2013, Oracle unveiled Oracle’s PeopleSoft 9.2 and a new version of PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, its leading student management system and alumni development solution for higher education. Find out what’s new.
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Cloud Services Option Gives Schools an Attractive New Choice for PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, Human Capital Management, and Financials

Oracle announced a new on-demand version of Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, delivered by partners Higher Technology Solutions and Ciber.
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University Turns to Oracle Exadata to Meet the Demands of Its Learning Management System

Using Oracle Exadata Database Machine with its learning management system, Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University is reaping impressive benefits, including performance improvements that range from 71 to 500 percent.
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Sustainable Value Chain: A Discussion with Two Universities

Oregon Health Sciences University and Western University provide examples of how IT solutions help the schools reduce their environmental footprints and reduce costs.


University of Salzburg Enables Cloud Services with Oracle

University of Salzburg uses Oracle Exalogic and Oracle Exadata to consolidate multiple IT systems and simplify IT management while enabling new cloud services for its growing student population.

Interviews with Leaders In Higher Education

Watch interviews with more leaders in higher education.

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PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Goes Mobile: Optimizing Student Experience Through Mobility

Wednesday, May 22, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET
Learn how the new PeopleSoft Campus Solutions mobile enhancements are designed to help your organization.
Register today.

Smart Strategies for Enterprise Analytics in Higher Education (with Campus Technology)

Wednesday, June 12, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET
Enterprise analytics is critical to both optimizing student success and achieving institutional effectiveness. Hear from two higher education institutions about how they have built strategies and begun the process of creating an analytic, fact-driven decision-making culture on their campuses.

Student Information Analytics: Improving Decision Making Across the Student Lifecycle

Wednesday, June 26, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET
Oracle helps institutions optimize insightful decision making with best-in-class reporting and analytic solutions. Oracle’s solutions enable self-service access to data that help institutions make significant improvements—from developing more effective recruiting strategies and creating proactive retention plans to monitoring and influencing performance.

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Enabling Twenty-First Century Student Interactions with Mobility

Learn how three higher education institutions have developed strategies for enhancing the student user experience by delivering student system functionality through mobile devices.

Optimizing the Higher Education Student Experience

The Oracle report, “Making the Grade: Optimizing the Higher Education Student Experience” makes the case for investing in student services. View this Webcast featuring Bill Carter, vice chancellor of Information Technology at Houston Community College, to get the full report and hear recommendations for optimizing student services and improving student satisfaction.

Spring Has Sprung: Hear What’s New In Oracle Business Analytics

Hear Oracle Vice President Paul Rodwick discuss new capabilities across the Oracle Business Analytics product portfolio in areas including data discovery, business intelligence, and enterprise performance management.

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Hardware from Oracle Pricing for Education

The Hardware from Oracle Pricing for Education (HOPE) program offers products from the T, M, and X series of server products, NAS and SAN storage, the award-winning Oracle Database Appliance, and more, with pricing designed for the education and research industry.
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Oracle Optimizes Mobile Access to Campus Business Processes, Improving the Student Experience

Columbus State University Implements Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Environment to Improve Student Retention and Gra

duation Rates

Oracle Academy and Curriki Team Up to Help Inspire Student Interest in Computer Science

Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges Embarks on IT Transformation Initiative

Oracle Plays Leading Role in Developing Specification Enabling Complete Integration and Interoperability Among Higher Education Learning Management Systems

Oracle Academy and Computer Science Teachers Association Team Up to Help Inspire Student Interest in Computer Science

Oracle Releases PeopleSoft 9.2

Customers and Partners Join PeopleSoft 9.2 Early Success Program

Colleges and Universities Integrate Oracle Human Capital Management and PeopleSoft Campus Solutions

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Snapshot: Victoria University of Wellington Boosts International Student Conversion Rate by 32 Percent, Answering More Than 500 Inquiries Within One to Two Days

Snapshot: TAFE Queensland Cuts Process-Related Helpdesk Calls More Than 20 Percent, Eliminates More than 50 Percent of Data Entry Errors

Snapshot: University of Oxford Reduces E-Mail Queries 22 Percent, Trims 13 Weeks from Inquiry Handling

More Oracle Education and Research Customer Success Stories

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Oracle Education and Research Executive Blog

Featuring Cole Clark, global vice president, Oracle Education and Research.

Oracle Academic Computing Blog

Featuring Kevin Roebuck, director of academic computing, Oracle Education and Research.

OracleVoice on

Check out the new OracleVoice blog, featuring the latest executive insights into cloud computing, CIO priorities, and Oracle’s product strategy.

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Read the latest collateral about PeopleSoft Campus Solutions.

Read the latest collateral about Oracle’s student information analytics solutions.

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Oracle Magazine: Instruct and Inspire

Oracle Academy and the Computer Science Teachers Association team up to drive student interest in computer science.

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Business Analytics Customer Value Index (CVI) Program

Become a member of the CVI program to measure your organization’s business analytics and enterprise performance management (EPM) effectiveness. You will also benefit from understanding the successes and failures of others who are implementing EPM and business analytics technologies. Visit the survey site to become a member.

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Learn more about Oracle in the Education and Research industry.

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Featured Training

Training for PeopleSoft Campus Solutions is available in Oracle University’s live virtual class format—hands-on training delivered online. Check out the schedules for the following courses.

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Oracle Specialized Partner Oracle Exastack Partner Oracle Validated Integrations

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EDUCAUSE: Southeast Regional Conference

May 29–31 I Atlanta, Georgia

Florida Higher Education Summit and FACRAO Annual Conference 2013

June 1–6 I St. Augustine, Florida

WACUBO 2013 Annual Conference

June 2–5 │Anchorage, Alaska

Mid Atlantic Regional HEUG

June 7 I Martin’s West, Maryland

South Central HEUG Regional User Group

July 10 I Arlington, Texas

NACUBO Annual Meeting 2013

July 13–16 I Indianapolis, Indiana

Oracle OpenWorld 2013

September 22–26│San Francisco, California

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