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Leading Global Media Provider Selects Staff IT's Oracle Apps (ERP) Expertise

A leading global media provider selects Staff IT's Oracle Apps (ERP) expertise to implement their Oracle Financial Applications. The initiative was part of their global GL, AP, Purchasing and Assets implementation, including project management, training, and integration support.Our Oracle Applications (Financials) Subject Matter Expert, went in and was responsible for continued rollout of their Oracle footprint. Besides he Supported existing Oracle production and development in a GL & AP environment which included four Sets of Books/Currencies and worldwide consolidation. He managed all enhancements and reviewed the development/testing of new Oracle functions and reports.


Staff IT Selected by Retail Organization to Design and Develop Analytical and Reporting Services

Staff IT was selected by a Retail organization to design and develop analytical and reporting services. The client was running Business Objects XI R2, and needed the Cubes, Universes and Reports to be developed. Staff IT deployed its team of 2 Business Objects consultants to go in, Install, Configure, Deploy Business Objects on client machines, install SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server 2005, create Universes based on the Reports from scratch, maintain and trouble shoot existing reports and develop new reports using crystal reports, all the while pulling the data from their existing Data Marts. Our consultants discharged their role in all stages of the project including designing, developing, testing and maintaining/trouble shooting the Reporting system.


Major National Retail Company Chooses Staff IT's OLAP Professional

A major national retail company chose a Staff IT OLAP professional to analyze and present solutions to performance issues on their OLAP. Our Client was facing several critical issues pertaining to their OnLine Analytical Processing on a SQL Server 2005 platform. Our OLAP Architect was responsible for analyzing their problem, drilled right down to by root cause analysis. He also came out with various alternative solutions, with their pros and cons, including a cost benefit analysis, and executed the solution selected by the management. Some of the problems he had to solve included consistently slow query performance, poor data quality, missing functionalities etc. Surprisingly the traditional cause of such a typical situation namely, exploding data volumes in the data warehouse, increasing even faster than hardware performance, was not really the cause. However our OLAP Architect, did manage to dig in, identify, recommend and solve the problem.


Major New York PR/Advertising Firm Selects Staff IT's Business Intelligence Architect

A major PR/Advertising firm in New York selects Staff IT's Business Intelligence Architect to spearhead their BI reporting solution. Our client had procured a BI product from Europe that focused on Financial Systems. For some reason, all its reporting capabilities were not being properly utilized. Our consultant went in to offer expert level test practices to enable the client to optimally utilize the products functionalities, and customize its reporting abilities. The first phase involved mainly scoping activities that included analyzing their current package that was developed on Business Objects XI R2, and providing recommendations in terms of timeline and methodologies to fix the existing problems, and optimize its functionalities. Our BI expert analyzed the existing system, ascertained the potential, offered recommendations, as also designed and developed some necessary reports/dashboards for the CFO. During the second phase, our Business Objects Architect moved ahead architecting and developing optimizing their Business Intelligence system, including designing all necessary dashboards for effective visualizations of KPIs.


Sports and Entertainment Firm Dips into Staff IT's IT Security/Compliance Expertise

A Sports and Entertainment firm dips into Staff IT's IT Security/Compliance expertise, to support their Information Security Services with the development, implementation, and maintenance of technologies and services that secure the organization's informational property. The client needed a security expert to interface with Information Technology (IT) staff and end-users regarding the development of security specifications and end-user security awareness. Staff IT's security expert got involved in Research, analysis, maintenance, documentation, recommending, and implementing specific software and security applications and solutions. She modified processes and procedures to protect against and resolved\ network and end-user security problems to preserve a high level of security.


Leading Global Media Provider Selects Staff IT’s Oracle Apps (ERP) Expertise
A leading global media provider selects Staff IT’s Oracle Apps (ERP) expertise to implement their Oracle Financial Applications. The initiative was part of their global GL, AP, Purchasing and Assets implementation, including project management, training, and integration support. Our Oracle Applications (Financials) Subject Matter Expert, went in and was responsible for continued rollout of their Oracle footprint. Besides he Supported existing Oracle production and development in a GL & AP environment which included four Sets of Books/Currencies and worldwide consolidation. He managed all enhancements and reviewed the development/testing of new Oracle functions and reports.


Selected by Retail Organization to Design and Develop Analytical and Reporting Services
Staff IT was selected by a Retail organization to design and develop analytical and reporting services. The client was running Business Objects XI R2, and needed the Cubes, Universes and Reports to be developed. Staff IT deployed its team of 2 Business Objects consultants to go in, Install, Configure, Deploy Business Objects on client machines, install SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server 2005, create Universes based on the Reports from scratch, maintain and trouble shoot existing reports and develop new reports using crystal reports, all the while pulling the data from their existing Data Marts. Our consultants discharged their role in all stages of the project including designing, developing, testing and maintaining/trouble shooting the Reporting system.


Major National Retail Company Chooses Staff IT’s OLAP Professional
A major national retail company chose a Staff IT OLAP professional to analyze and present solutions to performance issues on their OLAP. Our Client was facing several critical issues pertaining to their OnLine Analytical Processing on a SQL Server 2005 platform. Our OLAP Architect was responsible for analyzing their problem, drilled right down to by root cause analysis. He also came out with various alternative solutions, with their pros and cons, including a cost benefit analysis, and executed the solution selected by the management. Some of the problems he had to solve included consistently slow query performance, poor data quality, missing functionalities etc. Surprisingly the traditional cause of such a typical situation namely, exploding data volumes in the data warehouse, increasing even faster than hardware performance, was not really the cause. However our OLAP Architect, did manage to dig in, identify, recommend and solve the problem.


Major New York PR/Advertising Firm Selects Staff IT’s Business Intelligence Architect
A major PR/Advertising firm in New York selects Staff IT’s Business Intelligence Architect to spearhead their BI reporting solution. Our client had procured a BI product from Europe that focused on Financial Systems. For some reason, all its reporting capabilities were not being properly utilized. Our consultant went in to offer expert level best practices to enable the client to optimally utilize the products functionalities, and customize its reporting abilities. The first phase involved mainly scoping activities that included analyzing their current package that was developed on Business Objects XI R2, and providing recommendations in terms of timeline and methodologies to fix the existing problems, and optimize its functionalities. Our BI expert analyzed the existing system, ascertained the potential, offered recommendations, as also designed and developed some necessary reports/dashboards for the CFO. During the second phase, our Business Objects Architect moved ahead architecting and developing optimizing their Business Intelligence system, including designing all necessary dashboards for effective visualizations of KPIs.


Sports and Entertainment Firm Dips into Staff IT’s IT Security/Compliance Expertise
A Sports and Entertainment firm dips into Staff IT’s IT Security/Compliance expertise, to support their Information Security Services with the development, implementation, and maintenance of technologies and services that secure the organization's informational property. The client needed a security expert to interface with Information Technology (IT) staff and end-users regarding the development of security specifications and end-user security awareness. Staff IT’s security expert got involved in Research, analysis, maintenance, documentation, recommending, and implementing specific software and security applications and solutions. She modified processes and procedures to protect against and resolved\ network and end-user security problems to preserve a high level of security.