Gallaudet University - Peoplesoft Fin, HR & CS on OCI

Founded in 1864, Gallaudet was the first school for the advanced education of the deaf and hard of hearing in the world. Gallaudet remains as the only higher education institution in which all programs and services are specifically designed to accommodate deaf and hard of hearing students.
Customer
Customer: Gallaudet University
Industry: Education
Challenges
  • Senior resources retiring
  • Major upgrade was due
  • Spending 3x on staff and still lagging on many initiatives
  • They don’t have a full-fledged DR
Solutions & Services
  • CS Upgrade on OCI
  • Lift and Shift current Fin and HR PeopleSoft to OCI
  • DR on OCI
  • PeopleSoft Managed Services on OCI
  • Terraform automation for PSFT deployment & management
Benefits & Results
  • Accelerated CS Upgrade and timeline
  • Automated Cloud environment reduced resource dependency
    Full-fledged DR that meets RPO and RTO SLAs
  • SLA driven managed services that boosted Stakeholder confidence
  • Getting current on PSFT functionalities bolsters future innovation
  • Taking advantage of OCI Gen 2 infrastructure the Financial NVision job performance improved by 100%