Oracle E-Business Suite Implementation Felecia Alston/Nancy Peterman January 19, 2007. About DeKalb County. Employs 8,200 employees. . Annual budget of 1.7 billion. Population over 700,000 . Holds AAA bond credit rating. 50+ Departments 5,400 Acres of Parkland & Greenspace.
Felecia Alston/Nancy Peterman
January 19, 2007
In 2003, DeKalb County began migrating its Financial Systems and Procurement
Systems to Oracle. Financials resided on DeKalb County Mainframe. The
majority of the Procurement functions were decentralized and handled manually.
- Oracle Corporation was engaged as primary vendor.
- Benefits of Oracle
Eliminate mainframe processes
Reduce the cost of maintenance and development
- Production Go-Live May 2004 with release 22.214.171.124
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Water & Sewer
Purchasing - Developed Custom Item Search
Purchasing - Developed Custom Purchasing Blanket Loading Process
Finance - Encumbrance Tool – Allows for easy reconciliation
Finance - Tax Commissioner – Custom Application for HomesteadExceptions and Billing (May 2007)
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