Beacon’s customers span a wide range of businesses and industries. However, they all share the same requirement when it comes to their PeopleSoft Enterprise applications – the need to implement, optimize, update and maintain those applications without interruption to their daily business needs and at a reasonable cost.
Here are a few examples of how Beacon’s services and software have brought value to our customers.
|Company Profile:||Provider of real estate development and management, brokerage and real estate services, and business telecommunications to commercial clients.|
|Key Business Issues:||Manage PeopleSoft upgrade with introduction of new functionality.
Minimize interruption of users in testing process.
Establish testing methodology and platform..
Provide centralized issue tracking and documentation.
|Business Benefits Realized:||Developed an automated regression test and quick, repeatable validation process.
Relieved users of manual burden of repeated test cycles.
Provided auditable testing results.
Consistent testing and documentation across modules.
|Company Profile:||A natural gas-focused energy company with core operations in the Rockies and Midcontinent. The company finds, produces, gathers, processes, transports,
stores and distributes natural gas.
|Key Business Issues:||Lack of integrated, cross-application testing.
Inconsistent testing approach and documentation across modules.
Issue tracking system only focused on bug fixing .
|Business Benefits Realized:||Developed and implemented testing standards, approach, and naming
Created test library which can be used for upgrade and beyond.
Issue tracking used to centralize documentation and activity tracking .
|Company Profile:||A financial services holding company offering complete banking, asset
management, health spending solutions and related financial services to
commercial, institutional and personal customers nationwide
|Key Business Issues:||Automation/elimination of manual processes.
Facing costly SAP upgrade and decided to convert to PeopleSoft.
Integration with banking systems.
Automation/elimination of manual processes and spreadsheets.
Management reporting and automated consolidation.
Enhanced control and reconciliation processes.
|Products:||GL, AP, AM, AR, Expenses, Projects, HR, Payroll, Ben Admin, T&L, Absence
Management, Performance Management, e-Apps, UPK, OBIEE
|Project Status:||Financials and HCM live|
|Company Profile:||A global private equity firm investing exclusively in mid to upper mid market
buyouts and selective growth capital investments
|Key Business Issues:||Maintenance of all financial data centrally while supporting secure system access
and data entry from all worldwide subsidiaries.
Reporting and consolidations, 150+ entities.
Global multicurrency support, including multiple calendars.
Integrated budget and forecasting capabilities that will support business
modeling and management reporting..
|Products:||GL, AP, AR, Cash Management, AM, Expenses, HCM, Portal|
|Project Status:||Initial Financials Implementation live|