PeopleTools 8.53 – Secure Enterprise Search, SES and Search Framework

by Apurva T. May 1, 2013

Prior to PeopleTools 8.53, search functionality worked by building search engine indexes using custom PeopleCode and Application Engine programs. Each PeopleSoft application used a unique method for creating and maintaining search artifacts like collections and indexes–all of which required search engine-specific calls, commands, syntax, and so on. The PeopleSoft Search Framework consists of PeopleSoft components (pages […]

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PeopleSoft Development Tools

by Apurva T. April 27, 2013

As a PeopleSoft developer, you will havce a variety of tools available to develop and customize a PeopleSoft application. The tools you end up using will depend on the application installed at the place you’re working. Let’s have a look at the PeopleSoft development tools to gain some familiarity. PeopleSoft Development Tools Application Designer Application Designer is the […]

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Performance Tuning by Identifying Poor SQLs using v$

by Apurva T. April 26, 2013

To a user, an application is never fast enough to satisfy his/her needs. Similarly, to a database administrator, an application is never fast enough to satisfy the needs of the user community. Perception and unreasonable expectations are definitely a cause. However, , insufficient hardware, poorly tuned application code, a poorly tuned database, or an architecture that doesn’t […]

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ORA-28002 The password will expire within 7 days. Cannot logon to the database

by Apurva T. April 25, 2013

The error “ORA-28002 The password will expire within 7 days.  Cannot logon to the database” can be encountered when you run any process/job on the process scheduler. Many a times, the error is not limited to while running a job/process on the scheduler – it may show even for a portion of the application that needs […]

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Error: Micro Focus License Manager service is not running

by Prashant April 24, 2013

Trying to run COBOL process from PeopleSoft Process Scheduler and getting ‘Micro Focus License Manager service is not running’ ? In most of the cases it happens when you change or upgrade your windows server on which process scheduler is hosted. Micro Focus License Manager Service is required on run-time systems where compiled COBOLs are […]

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PeopleTools 8.53 : Deploying PeopleSoft ELM 9.2 Image on Virtual Box

by Prashant April 23, 2013

PeopleSoft 9.2 applications comes with demo images for PeopleSoft applications which means now you longer have to install a separate demo environment. Just download the latest version of PeopleSoft Image for your application (HCM,FSCM,ELM,CRM) from ‘PeopleSoft Update Manager Home Page’ on Oracle Support and deploy it using Oracle Virtual Box Manager. I am going to […]

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PeopleTools 8.53 : Install Oracle WebLogic 10.3.6.0 on Windows 7

by Prashant April 23, 2013

Oracle WebLogic is required to install PeopleSoft Pure Internet Architecture (PIA). Download the software from Oracle’s Edelivery site and then install it in 64-bit mode. Note: By default if you run the setup, it will install the WebLogic Software in 32-bit. To Install it in 64-bit mode, you would need to install JDK 64-bit and […]

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PeopleSoft on Social Media

by Apurva T. April 23, 2013

If you haven’t noticed yet, Oracle PeopleSoft has been levereging the social media to spread awareness of their products and keep its user base informed on updates and news. PeopleSoft 9.2 solutions and products are out and Oracle PeopleSoft have posted to their YouTube channel a series of PeopleSoft 9.2 video feature overviews. Curious minds can […]

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PeopleSoft 8.53: Creating PeopleSoft HCM9.2 Database

by Prashant April 22, 2013

This post is in series of post for Installation of HCM9.2 on Windows 7. It’s one of the most important task in PeopleSoft Installation and require that you finish all the previous steps. PeopleSoft database creation is a long process and to make it easy to follow, below post has been divided into sections. Creation […]

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Error While Installing NetExpress 5.1 RunTime License

by Prashant April 22, 2013

Installing, compiling and running COBOLS in PeopleSoft is fairly simple but when you get issues then sometimes it may take longer to solve those. Though there might be a small configuration change that may fix it, but at times it may get critical depending on the situation and issue at hand. When you install Micro […]

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List of PeopleSoft Enterprise FMS and HRMS EIPs

by Apurva T. April 21, 2013

PeopleSoft Integration Broker technology provides these Web Service-ready EIPs, which are used for integration between HRMS and ELM as well as FMS and ELM. HRMS EIPs • Business unit HR, currency, position, state, country, job code, set ID workforce data • Employee personal data, employee job data, competency setup data • Rating models, competencies, role […]

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PeopleSoft Performance Tuning Using OEM

by Apurva T. April 20, 2013

PeopleSoft Admins or PeopleSoft DBAs or Oracle DBAs know the importance of finding, analyzing, and correcting resource-intensive SQL statements. Those shops which run PeopleSoft on Oracle can make use of Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM) in isolating and analyzing troublesome SQL statements.  Using OEM, a DBA can quickly discover the SQL statements most responsible for performance degradation and then drill […]

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Difference Between Synchronous and Asynchronous Messaging?

by Apurva T. April 19, 2013

I consider this as probably one of the most difficult and confusing subjects on earth! 😛 When the need arises, I read and understand about synchronous and asynchronous messaging. At the end of the reading, I’m as clear like spring water – I can answer any damn question on this topic. 10-15 days down the line – water […]

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How To Install Micro Focus NetExpress 5.1 License Database

by Prashant April 18, 2013

If you plan to use Cobol for your PeopleSoft Application, then you would need to install Micro Focus Net Express 5.1 Application Server License Database on each system that will run PeopleSoft COBOL applications. It means you need to install it on your Application servers and Batch servers. I am assuming that you already have […]

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PeopleTools 8.53: Benefits of PeopleSoft Update Manager

by Prashant April 17, 2013

PeopleSoft Update Manager is introduced for PeopleSoft 9.2 applications and is used to ease the task of application maintenance in terms of patches, fixes and bugs. One PeopleSoft Image per product  will be released periodically by Oracle and used to create a local PeopleSoft environment using Oracle Virtual box. Using PUM PIA application, customers can […]

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PeopleTools8.53 : Install Tuxedo 11g on Windows 7

by Prashant April 16, 2013

If you’re are following steps for Installation of PeopleSoft HCM9.2 on Windows7, then after we’re done installing Oracle Database, Oracle 32bit Client for Windows (x64) , PeopleTools 8.53, HCM9.2 application, we are now installing Tuxedo 11g on Windows7. Tuxedo 11g can be downloaded from Oracle’s edelivery site i.e edelivery.oracle.com.To get a complete list of software […]

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PeopleTools 8.53: Steps For Installing PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 on Windows 8

by Apurva T. April 16, 2013

Considering you’ve downloaded the list of software required for installation of PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 on Windows 8, below is summary of steps that are involved in installation of PeopleSoft Application HCM 9.2 with PeopleTools 8.53 on a Windows 8 PC. Installing Required Software Install Oracle Database 11g R2 (64-bit) Install Oracle 11g R2 Client for […]

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PeopleTools 8.53: What is PeopleSoft Update Manager (PUM)?

by Prashant April 15, 2013

PeopleSoft Update Manager (PUM) is a new Lifecycle Management process aimed to help customers stay current on application patching and lower the cost of application maintenance. It’s only available for PeopleSoft 9.2 applications, so if your PeopleSoft application is currently not on 9.2 version, you would need to upgrade to utilize this feature. How does […]

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