Some great news from PeopleSoft team at Oracle – PeopleTools 8.53 is finally GA. After speaking to the Tools developer team at the last conference it seemed like 8.53 will bring us lots of new goodies with this upgrade, just to name a few:
Oracle’s Secure Enterprise Search – Provides secure, free-text search within PeopleSoft applications across multiple objects and multiple applications. Oracle SES was available in 8.52 but did not really work well with all of the objects and could not be used for navigation
Better Pivot Grids – Offers self-service, real-time, multi-dimensional analytics embedded into PeopleSoft.
PeopleSoft Integration Hub – formerly known as PeopleSoft Portal, utilizes and depends on a lot of the features available in Tools releases. Not coincidentally PIH Featurepacks coincide with Tools releases, please see approximate timeline below: