PeopleSoft has risen from its relatively humble origins in the Human Resource Management Systems (HRMS) arena, its sole focus as it begun life in 1987. Over the course of a decade or so, it added Supply Chain Management and Financials to its list of application offerings. In the last few years, in the face of slowing cash flows from its traditional strongholds, it has gone full bore toward Internet-based enterprise-wide - even cross-enterprise - solutions, trying to enter the game and be competitive with other top tier ERP-turned Collaborative Commerce vendors. Showing fiscal growth and, very-recently, notably-improved market acceptance, Peoplesoft may be the enterprise software turnaround story of the last decade.
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weak. Their support for wireless technology (specifically, Wireless Application Protocol, or WAP), only enables sales people to view, not change, update, or add, account and order activity. Other companies are already providing bi-directional support on PDA's, two-way pagers, and cell phones. And, though PeopleSoft has announced plans to support untethered access to corporate data in an approach requiring the install of IBM's DB2 Everyplace database and periodic synching to the corporate network, it has