Welcome to the September 2018 issue of the GSInsider - NetSuite Edition, where you'll find great educational content on NetSuite, including videos, tips & tricks, Q & A, how-to's, industry news, contests, conference updates, technology updates, what's new with the GSI Family and a whole lot more! GSI's educational content starts with our free educational webcasts that we hold each week on topics related to NetSuite. You can check out our schedule and register by visiting NetSuite Webcasts. You can also access our on-demand webcasts by visiting On-Demand Webcasts.
Question: We are currently running JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.0 on-prem and are looking to migrate to Oracle Public Cloud when we upgrade to 9.2. From your experience with other clients, what should we take into consideration as we plan our upgrade and migration?
Answer: At the recent JD Edwards INFOCUS Conference that was held in Denver, CO in August, Federal Signal and GSI presented on this topic during the Super Session, including lessons learned. If you would like to view the on-demand recording of the Super Session where we cover this topic detail, please visit:
In the GSI 360 section of the GSInsider, we share with you the latest GSI "out and about” pictures over the past month. For September, we have lots of great pictures from the various winners at the INFOCUS Conference.
Here are the latest.
Enterprises can take advantage of the power of the Cloud in many ways. This can be to leverage cost saving, or perhaps drive innovation within the firm or the firm’s business vertical. Although one of the most commonly touted benefits of Cloud computing can be a reduction in IT costs, many times there are other advantages that outweigh this cost savings. Looking at some ways in which a firm chooses to move to the Cloud based on Gartner’s 5 R's can demonstrate:
With all the talk about digital transformation, it’s easy to get caught up in the tech because it’s where the cool stuff exists. However, we always need to remember that business is about people. Tech is an enabler but without people to design, build, sell, and use the products and services that drive the economy, we really have nothing.
Kalyn is one of our newer employees. Originally from Barboursville, West Virginia, Kalyn joined the GSI family on July 30th and currently lives in Houston, Texas with her husband, Jaron and dog, Magenta.
She is a marketing coordindator and loves working for GSI because every employee is very friendly and welcoming, and the marketing department has been so helpful. In her free time, she enjoys doing various DIY projects and spending time with friends and family.