Month: October 2015

Winner, Winner, Chili Dinner! Happy Halloween from AST!

In true AST fashion, we celebrated this weekend’s spooky holiday on Friday with the Annual AST Halloween Chili Cook-off and Costume Contest! We had 7 different – and delicious – chilis to choose from, but the crowd favorite goes to

Posted in Halloween, Holiday, Office Culture

AST Accepts Oracle Excellence Award at Monday Evening Reception

AST’s Senior Vice President of Business Development, Jennifer Ryerson, along with Practice Director Abhinav Raina, and Patrick Callahan, Vice President of our BI/EPM Practice, are pictured with Oracle’s A&C GVP, Bill Swales, accepting the 2015 Oracle Excellence Award for Specialized

Posted in Award, BI, EPM, Hyperion, Innovation, OpenWorld. Excellence, Oracle, Partner of the Year, Public Sector, Specialized

An Essential 11g Upgrade Assessment for your BI Apps

Leverage the most up-to-date analytics with minimal risk with AST’s 11g Upgrade Assessment for BI Applications. This is the most significant Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) Applications release in years. It’s been completely re-architected, leveraging the power of Oracle Data Integrator

Posted in 11g, Analytics, Applications, Assessment, BI, Business Intelligence, OBIEE, ODI, Oracle, Upgrade

That’s a Wrap: See You Next Year, OOW!

We are packing up, heading out of the Bay Area and back to Illinois this afternoon.  We have had a fantastic week with our colleagues in the Oracle community, and we are already planning for next year! We’ve learned a

Posted in Conference, OpenWorld, Oracle, Trade Show

Last Chance to Visit AST at OOW Booth 1921!

We’ve been having a great time this week networking with our colleagues in the Oracle community and speaking to everyone about what AST can do for them; however, all good things must come to an end (so they say…). Our

Posted in Booth, Conference, Networking, OpenWorld, Oracle, Trade Show

Congratulations All Around!

AST would like to send out some big ‘congratulations’ this week.  Congratulations to the Chicago Cubs on a great season and congratulations to our new employees!  We have added 8 new employees to our team this month!  Welcome to Matt

Posted in Employees, Growth, New Hires, Talent, Team

Claim your Prize Now at OOW Booth 1921!

Have you been following our coverage of Oracle OpenWorld plans and happenings throughout this month?  If you have been sharing our OOW-related posts with the unique hashtag, #ASTatOOW1921, come to booth 1921 nowto claim your special gift! AST will be

Posted in Conference, Contest, OpenWorld, Oracle, Trade Show, Win

Critical Signs that Your CRM System Needs an Update

With such significant changes in the way B2B sales are handled in today’s market (such as buyers having much of the significant information even before interaction with the sales team), it is critical that your Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system

Posted in CRM, Customer Relationship Management, Upgrade

Don’t Forget: AST’s Hourly Bluetooth Speaker Giveaway at OOW!

We’re on day two of networking and prize-giveaways at Oracle OpenWorld booth 1921 in Moscone South, San Francisco!  Did you remember that every hour that our booth is open this week we will be giving away a Big Blue Live

Posted in Conference, Contest, Giveaway, Networking, OpenWorld, Oracle, Prize, Trade Show

AST is at Oracle OpenWorld!

Team AST is having a great time so far at the 2015 Oracle OpenWorld Convention in San Francisco!  We have already met some wonderful people and have had the opportunity to learn great things from our colleagues in the Oracle

Posted in Booth, Conference, Networking, OpenWorld, Oracle, Trade Show