Presentation Title: How Oracle Customers Are Using Third-Party Support to Optimise Their Applications Strategy
Speaker: Mr Nigel Pullan
Company: Rimini Street
Presentation abstract: Third-party support is now a proven method for cutting overall maintenance costs by up to 90% and receiving more responsive, relevant service. But what impact does moving to third-party support have on your applications strategy? Attend this presentation to hear how other Oracle licensees like you are optimizing their Oracle applications.
Presentation begins: 03/12/2012 13:35
Presentation duration: 45
Presentation content level: 3 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: All experience levels
Audience function: Partner
Speaker biography: Mr. Pullan is a seasoned technology industry executive with 25 years of experience in services, sales and global operations. He joined Rimini Street in 2010 to architect the rapid build-out of the company's operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Among his many other outstanding qualifications, Mr. Pullan is an expert in the field of Change Management, and prior to joining Rimini Street he worked with a variety of IT consulting engagements within large U.K. organizations in both the public and private sectors. In the mid-2000s he was Vice President, EMEA and APAC at TomorrowNow, launching that company's JD Edwards support and maintenance service offering, and subsequently running all company operations outside of North America. Earlier in his career, Mr. Pullan held the role of CEO for Preferred International Managed Services and has also held senior operational positions at Saba Software (SVP international operations) and JD Edwards (SVP and general manager EMEA). He continues to act as Board member for some of his prior companies. Mr. Pullan holds a Master of Arts degree in Mathematics from Oxford University (Pembroke College).
Related topics: Oracle E-Business Suite: General E-Business Suite
Hall: Hall 7b