#182 – PeopleSoft and Appsian w/ Chris Heller



This week on the podcast we interview Chris Heller. Chris shares fun stories from his days working at PeopleSoft and also talks about the work he is doing at Appsian.

We want to thank Appsian for sponsoring psadmin.conf 2019. Today is the last day to register!

Show Notes

  • Introducing Chris Heller @ 1:50
  • PeopleTools History @ 4:00
  • Building PeopleTools 8 @
  • PeopleTools Wishlist @
  • Starting GreyHeller @ 39:00
  • Application Security Platform @ 45:30
  • New Things at Appsian @ 53:00
  • Accessibility Improvements @ 59:00

#181 – Flood Stage


This week on the podcast, we share some MOS tips to stay updated on changes to PeopleSoft, Dan explains how Elasticsearch handles a full disk, and Kyle shares an “Oh No!” story.

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#180 – PeopleTools 8.57 Hands-on


This week on the podcast, Jim Marion joins Kyle and Dan to talk about PeopleTools 8.57 and some of the lessons learned and things to watch out for in the new release. If you want to learn Fluid and improve your PeopleSoft Development skills, Jim has the best PeopleSoft training.

Show Notes

  • Branding Objects @ 3:30
  • Tile Wizard @ 8:00
  • Properties Editor in App Designer @ 11:45
  • Control-Delete @ 14:00
  • Unified Navigation – SSOTester @ 16:30
  • Push Notifications @ 18:45
  • Elasticsearch Plugins @ 20:30
  • Kibana Dashboard @ 21:00
  • Reload Web Profile @ 24:00
  • Macro Sets @ 28:00

#177 – The NavBar


This week on the podcast, Kyle follows up on the Hub routings and has a use case for them, Dan shares an XML Validation tool, and then they discuss if you should use the Navigator and NavBars with Fluid Navigation.

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#175 – 8.57 PS_HOME Changes


This week on the podcast, Dan and Kyle share a solution for storing DPK files on an NFS share and using symlinks, discuss a bug with Jolt Failover options, and some of changes in PeopleTools 8.57’s PS_HOME folder.

Show Notes

  • TLS 1.3 and Forward Secrecy @ 2:00
  • DPK NFS Share @ 7:00
  • Using Symlinks @ 14:00
  • Jolt Failover Options @ 18:00
  • 8.57 PS_HOME Delta @ 24:30

#174 – cloud-init


This week on the podcast, Kyle shares how the Navigator knows your last folder location and a bug with it and Dan discusses the TM_CPAU setting for Tuxedo on Windows. Then Dan and Kyle talk about cloud-init.

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#172 – PsMPPIAInstall


This week on the podcast, Dan and Kyle announce the psadmin.io Wiki! The wiki is available to share tidbits and knowledge about PeopleSoft Administration, and help document some of the good practices for other PeopleSoft Administrators. Kyle also talks about some of the encryption changes in PSCipher in PeopleTools 8.57, and Dan explores some of the changes to the PIA installer.

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#171 – Web Profiles


This week on the podcast we discuss Event Mapping for App Engines that was teased in a PeopleSoft Talk. Then Kyle shares what learned about Portal Registries and security, and the new Reload Web Profile feature in 8.57.

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