A is for
Application Messaging manages data exchange among
applications through a collection of middleware services, web servlets,
PeopleTools database objects. These
elements work together to generate message instances and the
publication or subscription contracts.
The PeopleCode function Call Application Engine
– CallAppEngine() is
used when calling the application engine from online PeopleCode.
The syntax is CallAppEngine("<App
provides a suite of products that are used for the purposes of
designing and executing data extract, tramsformation and loading from
and between external data sources and PeopleSoft products.
utilises Ascential and PeopleSoft provided ETL templates to populate OWS,OWE and MDW data warehouse layers.
jobs provide a means of categorising and grouping processes together in
PeopleSoft and are executed on the Process Scheduler. These
often executed out-of-hours and are used to update and integrate
modular transactions and consolidations such as GL with subsystem
Change Assistant is a tool that enables you to
organize the steps necessary to apply patches and fixes for your
maintenance updates. Change Assistant also helps automate the
change packages to ensure your systems have the latest maintenance
(Common Business Oriented Language) is a progamming language still used
by PeopleSoft for batch processes. Many processes written in
COBOL are being replaced by PeopleTools programs such as Application
SQL statements in PeopleSoft COBOL programs are executed through
SQL statements for COBOL programs are located in PS_SQLSTMT_TBL.
most common issue with PeopleSoft COBOL program abends is the mismatch
of the SQL statement with the structure of the statement held in the
Excel to CI
Excel to CI is a tool meant to replace
Import Manager; it enables you upload data from Microsoft Excel into
Excel workbooks consist of
templates for specific component interfaces that execute business logic
value edits/validations) while loading the data.
is used to free up abandoned IPC
resources. If you
have a partially
started domain or if you have to manually kill a Tuxedo domain or
may have abandoned IPC resources that will need to be released. Running this scripts will
allow you to free
up all IPC resources that were allocated to a particular UNIX ID/group
is an end-user reporting tool that in prior releases was a
Windows-based application. With PeopleSoft 8 we have delivered the
ability to run and view PS/nVision reports via the Web, while
maintaining the Windows-based designer.
Viewlets are animated presentations that are easily developed and
implented. See examples of PeopleSoft Viewlets.
the Integration Broker technologies, PeopleSoft applications can be
both web service clients and web service servers - a PeopleSoft
application caninvoke a web service or a PeopleSoft application can act
as a web service.