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MorganFranklin’s Oracle Experts to Deliver 8 ERP Presentations at COLLABORATE 12 Conference


MorganFranklin announces presentation schedule including PeopleSoft optimization techniques, PeopleSoft nVision advanced features, and Hyperion implementation.

McLean, Virginia – April 11, 2012
MorganFranklin Corporation, a business and technology consulting firm that delivers financial management, performance improvement, and national security solutions to industry and government clients, today announced that the firm's Oracle PeopleSoft experts will lead eight sessions at COLLABORATE 12: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community. Taking place at the Mandalay Bay Conference Center in Las Vegas on April 22 - April 26, COLLABORATE 12 is a premier industry conference designed to help users of Oracle business applications and database software gain value from Oracle investments.

The presentations delivered by MorganFranklin's featured speakers will highlight the company's extensive and unique enterprise resource planning (ERP) system knowledge, with specific emphasis on Oracle's PeopleSoft, E-Business Suite (EBS), and Hyperion applications. The majority of the presentations will be geared toward businesses interested in improving financial system management.

"2012 marks MorganFranklin's third consecutive year attending and presenting at COLLABORATE," said John Hoebler, managing director and leader of MorganFranklin's ERP practice. "At a forum with so many distinguished industry professionals, we are honored that our experts have been chosen to impart knowledge through a variety of sessions related to EBS, PeopleSoft, and Hyperion."

MorganFranklin's sessions will address topics including leading practices for PeopleSoft upgrades and Hyperion implementations, deep technical sessions on nVision, and best practices for large multinational PeopleSoft users. The firm will also lead two sessions highlighting its past experience working with Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information and analysis to the Internet, telecommunications, entertainment, advertising, and marketing industries. MorganFranklin's eight presentations will address the following topics:

PEOPLESOFT OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES
Multicurrency Capabilities in PeopleSoft: All You Wanted to Know—Monday, April 23 | 2:30pm–3:30 pm

Director Tomasz Zarzycki will discuss management and reporting of financial information in multiple currencies using Oracle PeopleSoft.

Upgrading PeopleSoft: Make Sure You Do These 5 Things Before You Start—Wednesday, April 25 | 1:00pm–2:00pm
Senior Manager Pratima Reddy, together with Neustar's Jim Bahr, Director of Corporate Systems, will provide process and system tool guidance on the top five action items to implement before upgrading PeopleSoft.

SOX Controls and PeopleSoft—Thursday, April 26 | 11:00am–12:00pm
Manager Monika Sirko will discuss how to tailor PeopleSoft functionality to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) controls. The session will highlight system solutions that can be implemented to achieve compliance and avoid audit deficiencies.

PEOPLESOFT NVISION
Automated and Secured nVision Reports Distribution in PeopleSoft Financials—Monday, April 23 | 3:45pm–4:45pm

Senior Manager Mahesh Jagadeesan and Tomasz Zarzycki will share a case study highlighting how a leading insurance company leveraged PeopleSoft to automatically and securely distribute nVision financial reports to end users.

Enhancing PeopleSoft Reporting Using Virtual Ledgers: A Case Study—Tuesday, April 24 | 8:00am–9:00am
Pratima Reddy and Tomasz Zarzycki will highlight the creation and real-world application of nVision reports. This session will explore how a customer combined ledger data from the General Ledger module and projects data from the Project Costing module to create a virtual ledger for nVision reporting purposes.

Improving nVision Performance Using Summary Ledgers—Wednesday, April 25 | 9:30am–10:30am
Pratima Reddy will share how to leverage summary ledgers in PeopleSoft General Ledger to significantly improve nVision report performance.

10 PeopleSoft nVision Tips and Tricks That Will Make Your Day!—Thursday, April 26 | 8:30am–9:30am
Mahesh Jagadeesan will share the top 10 tips and tricks to help users quickly code nVision reports, improve nVision performance, and standardize nVision report writing across organizations.

HYPERION CASE STUDY
Implementing Hyperion Planning in 3 Weeks: A Frantic Case Study—Thursday, April 26 | 12:15pm–1:15pm

John Hoebler and Neustar's Jim Bahr will highlight how the company handled a major change—redeploying Hyperion Planning three weeks prior to budgeting season. The case study will describe the process from a technology and change management perspective.

At COLLABORATE 12, attendees can visit MorganFranklin booth No. 958 to participate in the company's annual ERP survey to determine how industry trends, new products, and external factors influence behaviors of the Oracle ERP user community. Attendees who complete the survey will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one of three Amazon Kindle Fire tablets.

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