Month: February 2015

AST Diversity Week – February 23-27, 2015!

AST is excited to announce Diversity Week at our Naperville office.  Everyone will have the opportunity to share information, photos and food from our heritage and celebrate the things that make us different. Activities include family tree research, photo collages

Free Webinar: How to Create a Best-in-Class Customer Experience for Transit Organizations

Transit authorities face many challenges, including rising customer expectations, the need to deliver consistent operations and improve financial performance. To address these challenges, leading transit authorities are turning to organizations that can deliver effective, cost-efficient improvements in customer service and

New Oracle/Forbes Study Shows Companies Moving Toward Modern Customer Service

Oracle and Forbes surveyed 415 customer service executives from various organizations spanning 10 different industries to find that 62% failed to grasp the understanding and importance of including customer service into their organization-wide strategic goals. The study showed that the

AST Welcomes Ten New Employees in January!

AST would like to extend a warm welcome to our 10 new employees.  In our ERP Practice, welcome Sriram R., Gabriele L., Dominic L. and Arunasish S.  In our BI/EPM Practice, welcome Jose B., Russell B., Shiva R. and Nick

Free Webinar: Go Paperless! Automate Oracle E-Business Suite with Oracle A/P Imaging

It’s not too late to register for our free webinar on A/P Imaging for Oracle E-Business Suite.  The webinar will take place on Thursday, February 19 at 1:00 PM CST.  Please join us for a revealing look at how your

Cloud Analytics Growth Projections

It’s good to see Cloud-based analytics taking off in the market place.  We’ve seen the overwhelming need for analytics and advanced reporting, with a common thread of “we needed it yesterday.” Cloud analytics give organizations an opportunity to quick-start projects,

AST Employee of the Month – Gilbert J.

Let’s congratulate Gilbert J. for becoming AST’s Employee of the Month for February 2015. He has been named because of his positive, “get-it-done” attitude. He is also being recognized for the many weekends and hours he has put in to

Get a Handle on your Business Intelligence Initiatives

Assessments are a proven approach to develop, integrate and consolidate your Business Intelligence (BI) processes and objectives.  AST is an Oracle BI Pillar partner and we are Specialized in BI.  Our “BI Assessment and Roadmap” offering can quickly lay out

Congratulations to Our New Specialists

AST would like to recognize our employees who are newly specialized.  We had two advanced certifications this month: Congratulations to Mark H. for achieving his Database 11g Security Certified Implementation Specialization and to Erwin R. for earning his Hyperion DRM

A Sincere Thank You from AST!

Thank you to all of our customers, prospects, partners, employees, competitors, family and friends for helping us reach 1,000 followers on LinkedIn.  We are pleased to have so many great relationships in the Oracle community and we look forward to