New Apps Are Designed to Improve Productivity for the Mobile Workforce
Further demonstrating its commitment to supporting the mobile workforce, Oracle today announced Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Mobile Requisition Self Service Approval,Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Mobile Purchase Order Approval and Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Mobile Sales Inquiry applications.
The new JD Edwards EnterpriseOne mobile applications deliver personalized services that extend user choice and help improve productivity by delivering management solutions that can be accessed at any time or from anyplace.
With the new mobile applications, JD Edwards EnterpriseOne customers can gain real-time insight into sales orders, item availability and item-based pricing. Customers now also have the ability to easily review and approve requisition self-service orders and purchase orders on mobile devices.
This news was announced at Oracle’s JD Edwards Summit. The event takes place January 31st – February 2nd, 2012 in Broomfield, Colorado with over 600 attendees from 29 countries.
Mobile Apps Allow Users to Access Critical Business Data Anytime, Anywhere
Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne is an integrated applications suite of comprehensive enterprise resource planning (ERP) software that combines business value, standards-based technology, and deep industry experience into a business solution with a low total cost of ownership.
The new mobile applications available for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne, include:
- Mobile Requisition Self Service Approval – Provides real-time transaction processing for the review, approval or rejection of requisitions.
- Mobile Purchase Order Approval – Helps enable mobile workers to review and approve purchase orders regardless of physical location.
- Mobile Sales Inquiry – Addresses the needs of sales representatives, service technicians and managers by providing access to sales orders, item availability and item base price on-demand.
“Our customers live in an increasingly mobile world and demand real-time access to important business data, regardless of time or location,” said Lyle Ekdahl, group vice president general manager, Oracle’s JD Edwards. “The new mobile apps for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne are an example of our continued commitment to helping customers access critical business information in the format that best fits their needs. With the mobile apps, users can closely manage approvals, inventory and sales orders in the office, in the factory or on the road.”
“We are definitely seeing a move towards a more mobile workforce,” said Bob Ashford, vice president of information technology and sales & inventory operations planning, Massimo Zanetti Beverage USA. “With the new mobile apps, Oracle has delivered intuitive and easy to use tools for Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne which should help increase efficiency and productivity for employees working in the field.”
“Intuitive, easy-to-use mobile applications and services help organizations make faster and better decisions, while giving employees a more flexible work environment,” said Rebecca Wettemann, vice president of research, Nucleus Research. “Organizations need to enable their employees to access and leverage critical business information in real time. Oracle is one of the vendors that is meeting this demand, and with the new JD Edwards EnterpriseOne mobile applications and its broader mobile device support, it is well positioned to help its customers realize the promise of the mobile – and more productive – workforce.”