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Making the switch to Oracle Fusion Apps

Explore Oracle Fusion Applications development and implementation here. This guide may help you decide if it's time for your enterprise to make the move to this suite of applications.

The long-awaited Fusion Applications from Oracle offers up a suite of enterprise applications that assist companies in performing enterprise resource planning, human capital management, customer relationship management and other tasks. They promise to deliver improved performance, integration with existing technologies and lowered IT costs.

Top Oracle execs demoed Fusion Applications at OpenWorld a while back. How has it been received since then? According to a recent Forrester report, 65% of Oracle applications customers surveyed had no plans to implement Fusion Apps, and another 24% were unsure if they would. Businesses have been hesitant to adopt Fusion Apps due in part to lack of migration incentives. However, the new generation of applications offers more in terms of innovation and development possibility.

Not sure if your organization is ready for Fusion Applications? This guide offers users news articles exploring Fusion Apps development, advice on implementation of Fusion Applications and expert discussion of Fusion adoption.

Fusion Applications News

1. Oracle Fusion Applications in the news

Contributors for SearchOracle have covered Oracle Fusion Applications from its long-awaited debut to present concerns from organizations contemplating how it fits into their overall infrastructure. This section offers a collection of news stories highlighting the ups and downs of Fusion Applications in the marketplace.

User insights

2. What do users have to say about Oracle Fusion Applications?

Companies that have implemented Oracle Fusion Applications have firsthand experience with integration issues, changes in how applications are managed and what skill sets are needed for successful adoption. This section offers stories from users as well as helpful information about Fusion Apps for users of other Oracle applications.

Execs talk Fusion Apps

3. Executive leadership commentary on Oracle Fusion Applications

These videos offer discussion of Fusion Applications adoption from a business perspective. In this section, Oracle Vice President Steve Miranda, Ventana Research CEO Mark Smith and Oracle Applications Users Group President Mark Clark discuss Oracle Fusion Applications development, adoption and implementation.