Month: April 2015

AST Offering N.E.W. Screening Event to Employees

As part of AST’s N.E.W. (Nutrition, Exercise and Wellness) health initiative, we are sponsoring, in partnership with Optum and Gallagher Benefits, a Wellness Screening Program for our employees.  The onsite event will occur on Friday, May 8th, and offsite employees have

Raise your Hand for the 3rd Annual Mid-Atlantic Round Table – May 14, 2015

The crowd is growing!  Join your hosts Henrico County, Oracle, and AST, along with your MD/VA/DC peers in an informal forum designed for networking, discussing issues, sharing information, and increasing your knowledge of Oracle products and services. Attendees will have

Organizations Take Customer Service to the Next Generation

Many organizations take pride in the value they provide for their customers, which is why they choose Oracle Seibel CRM and Oracle Service Cloud for their CRM systems. With these implementations, companies are able to support the needs of their

Oracle Stream Explorer 12c is Available

Oracle has launched its newest version of Oracle Stream Explorer, a product that provides business users with a platform for the creation of event processing applications via a simple user interface.  This web-enabled application is available for use either on

AST Blog Series: Solution and Product Selection

Welcome to the first of 10 weeks in a blog series about helping your team successfully and smoothly implement its Hyperion project.  This week’s focus is on the selection of the solution itself.  The solution and product selection process start

Spring Has Sprung at AST!

Tomorrow at the corporate office, we are firing up the grill and enjoying the Chicago sun!  With all of the nice weather lately, we can’t help but spend some time outside.  What better way to do that than to throw

Business Intelligence Surpasses Security in IT Spending

Interestingly enough, the banking industry, which is regarded for its sophisticated security standards, is relaying that Business Intelligence (BI) is surpassing Security as the focus of IT Budgets.  While Security is still of the utmost importance in banking, BI integration

Tomorrow: AST to Present at AAAE Airports Energy Efficiency Forum

AST has the privilege of presenting at the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Airports Energy Efficiency Forum in New Orleans, Louisiana on Wednesday.  In light of the recently established FAA energy guidelines, this presentation, “How Data Analytics Can Save

AST Blog Series: The Top Ten Hyperion Planning Issues That Cost You Time and Money

Don’t miss our upcoming Blog series titled “The Top Ten Hyperion Planning Issues That Cost You Time and Money”, authored by Abhi Raina, BI/EPM Practice Manager at AST.  If you missed the opportunity to see this presentation at Collaborate15, you

AST on Track with 2015 Recruiting Goals

April showers bring 5 new employees to AST! We would like to welcome Sanitta L., Rao C., and Hugh G. to our EBS practice. Joining our Managed Services team, we welcome Anshuman D. and Shobha P. We are well on