Making the switch to Oracle Fusion Apps

Last updated:September 2013

Editor's note

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.

1What 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.

2Executive 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.