Month: March 2016

AST Honors March 2016 Employee of the Month!

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Congratulations to Fatima G. for earning recognition as AST’s Employee of the Month for March 2016! Fatima is being recognized for her ongoing dedication and hard work. Since her first day at AST’s Boot Camp, she has proven, time and

Posted in Employee of the Month, HR, Human Resources, Recognition, Recognized

AST ‘Puppy Break’: March 25, 2016

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Thanks to Dog Patch Pet & Feed of Naperville for bringing these sweet pups in to visit us last Friday!

Posted in Office Culture, Office Events, Top Workplace

Video: The Collaborate Experience!

COLLABORATE 16: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community (#C16LV) kicks off April 10th in Las Vegas! This video of a recent webinar is a great opportunity for Oracle users who have never been to COLLABORATE to understand the

Posted in Collaborate, Collaborate 16, OAUG, Oracle Applications User Group, Trade Show

AST Continues to Grow with Great New Hires!

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At AST, we not only strive for growth, but quality growth.  We have achieved this goal this month with some fantastic additions to our team! We have welcomed Subhasis G. to our Management team in our Managed Services practice, and

Posted in Growth, HR, Human Resources, New Hires, recruiting, Team

OBIEE Visualizations – Make Your Reports Meaningful and Captivating!

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Spreadsheet-style reports are monotonous, dull, and unappealing, but a more lively report with visuals, such as pie charts, bar graphs, heat maps, or others induce creativity and fruitful discussions. Take advantage of the full power of Oracle’s visualizations.  Keep the

Posted in Business Intelligence, Data, Data Visualization, OBIEE, Reporting, Reports

AST Employees Earn Record Number of Certifications in February!

Team members across our practices and in our corporate office completed a total of over 50 certifications last month! Our ERP practice is certainly on a roll!  We now have an additional… 8 Oracle Applications Cloud Reporting 2016 Implementation Specialists:

Posted in Achievement, Certified, Continuing Education, HR, Human Resources, oracle certified

Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority (WMATA) Improves Customer Service Capabilities through Cloud Services

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), as part of its strategic planning initiative to improve the transit rider experience, has engaged AST to replace its legacy Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application with a new, state-of-the-art Cloud customer service solution. 

Posted in Cloud Solutions, CRM, Customer Experience, Customer Relationship Management, Customer Satisfaction, Oracle Service Cloud, Oracle Social Cloud, Press Release

AST is Gearing Up for COLLABORATE 16 in Las Vegas!

The annual COLLABORATE OAUG Forum will be held April 10-14 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in exciting Las Vegas!  Connect with peers and experts in the Oracle Applications User community by attending a variety of the 1200 educational

Posted in Collaborate, Collaborate 16, Las Vegas, OAUG, Trade Show

Free Webinar! Establishing a More Collaborative Experience within Transportation

Transportation firms today need to interact with multiple organizations. Gathering the right data and aligning the appropriate resources in the process is paramount to avoiding mistakes. Auditing and Controls need to be in place in order to offer complete transparency.

Posted in Collaboration, Oracle, Transportation, Webinar

Understand Your SOA Deployment Options in Oracle Cloud

Are you considering deploying SOA on Oracle Cloud?  This article by Mrityunjay Kant, “Understanding SOA Deployment Options in Oracle Cloud”, does a great job of identifying the key considerations for organizations interested in using Oracle Cloud. Kant covers the pros and

Posted in Middleware, Oracle Cloud, Service Oriented Architecture, SOA