PeopleSoft unveils industry-specific SCM modules

At its Connect 2002 Americas user conference in New Orleans in August, PeopleSoft Inc. unleashed a flurry of announcements targeting security, corporate accountability and real-time automation. PeopleSoft president and CEO Craig Conway expounded on the new “Real-Time Solutions for Real-World Challenges” mantra. The Internet has made the real-time enterprise a reality and companies are demanding real-time business processes, he explained.