Month: August 2015

Free Webinar: Prepare Today for a Future in the Cloud

Today’s Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) customers face a variety of day to day maintenance challenges, such as keeping up with patches and point releases and freeing up resources to perform user testing.  Some organizations also struggle with out-of-sync instances or

AST Welcomes New Team Members in August!

The busyness of summer may be coming to an end, but our recruiting and hiring team at AST is still hard at work. In August, we have added 6 new employees to our team! ‘Welcome aboard!’ to Bryan R. in

AST Represented at Annual PittOAUG Golf Outing

On Friday, August 14th, four golfers represented AST at the 12th Annual Pittsburgh OAUG Golf Outing.  The “AST Foursome”, along with 56 other golfers from the Oracle community, enjoyed a day of networking and friendly competition at the Buffalo Golf

Latest Release of Oracle Service and Social Clouds Ensures Excellent Customer Experiences

More than one-third of customers prefer to contact brands through social channels versus traditional channels (i.e., phone and email). Oracle recognizes this trend and has improved both its Service and Social Clouds in its latest release to accommodate this. Today,

Congratulations to our August Employee of the Month!

Let’s congratulate Usha V. for becoming AST’s Employee of the Month for August 2015! Usha is being recognized for her management of one of our largest projects. She has been proactive in working with team members to resolve issues before

AST Employee Receives Chicago Police Department Merit Award

Congratulations to Patrick N. who received the Superintendent’s Award of Merit from the Chicago Police Department on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.  This award is granted to any department-sworn or civilian member for an outstanding accomplishment that has resulted in improved

AST Cricket Match: Friday, August 28, 2015

It may be baseball season in Chicago, but AST is targeting a different pitch as we field two teams for a Cricket match on Friday, August 28.  We will take the field from 3:30 – 7:00 PM at Nike Park

Gearing up for OpenWorld

It’s still more than two months until Oracle OpenWorld, but our plans are heavily underway.  We cannot wait to unveil our new booth in the South Exhibit Hall (Booth #1921).  We are also excited to have two confirmed sessions!  Our

AST Employees Continue to Achieve Professional Goals

At AST, we are very proud of each of our team members and the work they do to achieve their goals. This month, we are recognizing Jennifer A. for completing her ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management and Lynn

AST President Featured in Naperville Magazine

AST’s President and CEO, Pravin Kumar, is featured as a prominent leader in the Naperville, IL community in this month’s edition of Naperville Magazine!  The current issue marks the 10th year of publication of Naperville Magazine, and coincidentally is being