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Learning PeopleSoft Application Engine

PeopleSoft Application Engine is a PeopleTool designed to help you develop and process high volume, background data processing in batch or online mode. In PeopleSoft Application Engine, a program is a set of SQL statements, PeopleCode, and program control actions (that enable looping and conditional logic) defined in PeopleSoft Application Designer that performs a business process. […]

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What’s up with PeopleSoft 9.3

All the PeopleSoft customers agree on one thing – the product is excellent but upgrades have been expensive as well as disruptive. This has led to many PeopleSoft customers in similar situation where the preferred path is to upgrade as infrequently as possible and/or wait for multiple releases before deciding on upgrade. Business drives customers […]

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July Newsletter

Hopefully you are enjoying the summer. Days are getting hot and the job market for PeopleSoft consultants is getting hotter. Especially in demand are the consultants for the 9.2 upgrade – almost every one is doing upgrade now-a-days. Some of the most referenced keywords in our website reflect the same trend : PeopleSoft Remote Lab, […]

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Free Online Class from UC Berkeley: Basic Concepts of Operating Systems & System Programming

University of California, Berkeley has provided a free online class on Basic Concepts of Operating Systems & System Programming (CS162) by Anthony D. Joseph. The purpose of this course is to teach the design of operating systems and other systems. Topics covered include concepts of operating systems, networking, database systems and systems programming, including multiple-program systems […]

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Oracle PL/SQL Cheat Sheet

PL/SQL (Procedural Language/Structured Query Language) is Oracle Corporation’s procedural language extension for SQL and the Oracle relational database. PL/SQL is available in Oracle Database (since version 7) and IBM DB2 (since version 9.7). Oracle Corporation usually extends PL/SQL functionality with each successive release of the Oracle Database. While PL/SQL is easy to learn, it can […]

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Perl Cheat Sheet

As a PeopleSoft admin, you will most likely need to work with Perl language. Though there isn’t a need to master Perl language, it is definitely a great language to learn. There are many commands in Perl, which you just need to keep handy and you will be able to write powerful and efficient programs. […]

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How to Ace a Performance Review

Performance reviews are a norm for workers at most big companies and if you look around, almost every one hates them. Back in 2008, Samuel Culbert, a UCLA professor and management consultant, published an op-ed titled, “Get Rid of the Performance Review!” The piece got a huge response from readers, and Culbert went on to […]

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PeopleSoft Interview Questions

Below are the recent interview questions for a position in Corning Inc, NY. The position was for PeopleSoft Administrator. The answers provided by the candidate are also mentioned. You can have a look at the questions and answers and compare it with what you would have answered. 1) How do you configure app server and […]

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The Ultimate Python Programming Tutorial

Since 2008, Python has consistently ranked in the top eight most popular programming languages as measured by the TIOBE Programming Community Index. Strong Python programming skills can better your chances at landing a job at Google, Yahoo, NASA and many other top companies of the world. If you want to learn Python and learn it […]

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How to Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours

“No matter what your career aspirations are,” writes Robert Pozen in Extreme Productivity, “you should begin by thinking carefully about why you are engaging in any activity and what you can expect to get out of it.” If you’re unaware, Bob Pozen is a Harvard Business School lecturer, prolific author, financial industry heavyweight — tackles more […]

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Component Interface Interview Questions

Here is a list of frequently asked questions on Component Interface. If you’re planning to appear in a PeopleSoft technical interview, component interface is something, which you need to know at any cost. It is essential that you know the basics rather than knowing just the answers. Suggested reading – PeopleSoft Developer’s Guide. Question: Which […]

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