Fusion Apps –
What’s in it, what’s not
Suresh C Mishra
Oracle Fusion Applications:
Ramp-Up Partner Program
• Validation & Learning Programs
• Beta Validation (Jul-Nov 2009, 5 Days, on site)
• Embedded Learning (Q2/Q3 2010, 10 Days, on site, 4 seats)
• Extended Learning (Q3/Q4 2010, remote)
• Apps Tech (Q3 2010, 5 Days, on site, 10 seats)
• Testing & Documentation Programs (Q2/Q3 2009 and Q1 2010, 20-40 Days each
Why participate in Ramp-Up Program
To qualify for the first wave of Oracle Fusion Apps
implementations in the Dutch and European market.
To take a head start over the local and regional
Improving the relationship with Oracle HQ and
Distinguish Capgemini towards Dutch and European
Oracle executive update for Capgemini 14th of January.
Debrief John Gawkowski (VP Platform Technology Solutions) on
of February in NL.
Capgemini When Who
Procurement UK June 2010 Steven Smith
CRM China July 2010 Gu Min
Financials NL/FR July/Aug 2010 Jan Verhallen
Process driven design
To be approved
Invoices to be
approved by you
To be completed
• Only way to fuse the existing ERP
apps is to understand the processes.
• Next step is the changed mentality
of the design and development teams
from technology solutions to process
• The final step is implement the
process flow in the architecture en UI.
What’s In – What’s Out
Organization structure Business Units Operating units
Data structure Effective date
ChartFields & Account
Financial Reports Hyperion SmartView nVision
All the rest
Operational reports BI Publisher All the rest
Security Roles Responsibilities
User Interface Fusion native All the rest
BI Publisher is in; the rest is out.
Currently supported by BI Publisher:
Fusion Apps Fin (160), HCM (65), SCM (24),
Areas: PO/Bar Codes/Gov. Forms, eText (bank files), Fin.
Reporting, Order Forms, Invoice (DELL Europe 1000 per
hour), Operational reports, Customer (Dunning)
Replace apps security by FMW Security
Seggration of Duties
In all Fusion apps and tools
Integration with GRC Suite
Privacy security (personal info, via grants, encrypted data,
all layers and UI, Oracle DataVault)
Functional Setup Manager / Upgrading
Automatic configure, migrate and upgrade
Works on top of predefined set of
questions and implementer roles.
Create your own service offerings in a box.
Investigation ongoing to use tool for
migration from eBS and PS to Fusion.
New way to implement customizations as
delta’s on Oracle delivered Fusion.
New way of thinking about upgrades.
Customization delta’s will be plugged on
top of new Fusion version.
Fusion Customization Layers
Customizations are developed in layers
Max 11 Layers are supported
Layer 1: Oracle delivered Base Documents
Layer 11: User enhancements
Other layers for:Vertical market, Site
Only deltas are open for development.
Base is delivered by Oracle and not open for
Fusion Apps Customization Tools
Composer (WebCenter) mode in Fusion Apps for users and
Customization mode (Jdeveloper) in Fusion Apps
Meta driven apps
What’s cool .. And not
Based on FMW 11g
Hyperion solutions integrated with GL.
Scanning solution in AP and UCM integration.
Payment receipt recommendations in AR. Brilliant!
FA. No process flow implemented.Yet?
User Interface. Simple.Well designed.
Fusion Setup Manager
Security in all components – out of the box
Planning Fusion Apps
Release V1Ramp-up Programme Finalize
The scope of V1 is
GL,AP,AR,FA for 80%
most used functions.
How can you prepare your customer –
with currently available products
BI solutions for AU implementations are reusable
Hyperion and Essbase
Security and GRC