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Perficient Speakers to Discuss Leveraging Customer Data, Cloud Technologies at Oracle OpenWorld

ST. LOUIS (September 12, 2016)Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT) (“Perficient”), the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced it will have four thought leaders speaking on leveraging customer data and Oracle cloud services at Oracle OpenWorld, Sept. 18-22 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

OpenWorld brings together business decision-makers, IT management, and line-of-business end users to examine new product and technology solutions that improve technical proficiency and knowledge and provide insight into the industry’s future. Tens of thousands of attendees from around the world are expected, and millions more will participate via webcasts.

Perficient’s speakers will explain how the company implements Oracle solutions, including cloud-based offerings, to drive digital experience, business optimization, and industry-focused solutions for its customers. The sessions will emphasize how Oracle Cloud provides an agile framework that helps businesses remain competitive in the digital world (all times are Pacific):

Building a Complete View Across the Customer Experience on Oracle BI Cloud Service

  • Shiv Bharti, Director, Perficient
  • Tom Munley, Vice President, Oracle Business Unit, Perficient

When: Monday, Sept. 19, 4:15-5 p.m.
Venue: Moscone West, 2006
Regardless of where data resides, companies should be able to see a complete view of their customers and the insightful data spanning their businesses. In this session, attendees will learn how Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service helps companies consolidate disparate marketing, customer relationship, sales, billing, and external/third-party data into an Oracle Cloud database for a 360-degree view of customers.

Introduction to Oracle Java Cloud Service: Leveraging Dev/Test Purposes

  • Raghuraman Syama, Senior Technical Architect, Perficient

When: Tuesday, Sept. 20, 11-11:45 a.m.
Venue: Park Central, Franciscan II
Oracle Cloud can increase productivity and help businesses innovate faster, while at the same time reduce costs. Oracle Java Cloud Service provides a platform to develop and deploy business applications in the cloud. With Oracle Java Cloud Service, businesses can maximize productivity with instant access to a cloud environment powered by Oracle WebLogic Server, complete with integrated security and database access. This session provides an introduction to Oracle Java Cloud Service, explains central concepts, and shows how to leverage the platform for development and testing needs.

Top Physician Group Migrates to Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service

  • Thomas Kelly, Director of Finance, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Inc.
  • Don Ford, Director, Perficient

When: Thursday, Sept. 22, 12-12:45 p.m.
Venue: Moscone West, 3024
Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Inc. was a legacy Oracle Hyperion Planning customer that wanted to migrate its solution to the cloud. A primary driver was a desire to refine finance and labor planning models, and end users desired a planning solution that was simpler and more intuitive. After weighing its options, the team had an easy decision to make. This session features the lessons learned and how HMFP’s experiences with Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service can benefit other organizations.

At OpenWorld, Perficient experts will be available at Booth No. 1715 to discuss customers’ technology needs and overall Oracle applications strategy through leadership, user experience, and integration assessments that apply to all product lines. Booth visitors will learn how Perficient, an Oracle Platinum Partner, can help map business processes against Oracle technology to deliver profitable, customer-centric solutions.

“Through these Oracle OpenWorld sessions, Perficient continues to demonstrate our innovative approach to the cloud as well as other transformative technologies, including mobile, business intelligence and user experience design,” said Tom Munley, vice president of the Oracle business unit at Perficient. “As an Oracle partner for more than 17 years, we are committed to helping our clients accelerate their growth and solve complex challenges through the implementation of innovative and impactful technology solutions.”

Perficient partners with leading technology vendors such as Oracle to provide business optimization, digital experience, and industry-driven technology solutions and support across many practice areas. Perficient is also at the forefront of industry thought leadership on digital transformation – a means of modernizing the systems that create, deliver, and sustain meaningful customer experiences.

Perficient’s Oracle consultants specialize in several practice areas including Oracle ERP, EPM, BI and Analytics, and CX, as well as Oracle technologies such as Fusion Middleware, BPM, and WebCenter. Perficient’s Oracle consultants also are certified to deliver the official Oracle course curriculum to customers via onsite training classes. Perficient owns and operates Oracle Approved Education Center in partnership with Oracle University.

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About Perficient
Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution, and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions. Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers, and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning Premier Level IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Adobe Business Solution Partner, and a Gold Salesforce Consulting Partner. For more information, visit

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