PeopleSoft Update Manager Rel 8.55

Course Details
Tuition (USD):
$2,640.00 • Virtual (3 days)
$2,790.00 • Classroom (3 days)
$2,312.34 • Virtual (3 days)
$2,312.34 • Classroom (3 days)

This PeopleSoft Update Manager training covers all of the tasks required to set up and use PeopleSoft Update Manager methodology for applying update maintenance to your PeopleSoft 9.2 and above applications. You’ll learn how to perform each task from installing the PeopleSoft Image to applying the updates to all your PeopleSoft environments, as well as upgrading PeopleTools, applying PeopleTools patches and upgrading applications prior to 9.2.

Learn To:

  • Download and deploy PeopleSoft Image (PI).
  • Configure the Windows Client running Change Assistant.
  • Upload customer data and target database to PI.
  • Use PeopleSoft Update Manager PIA application.
  • Apply Change Packages.
  • Use Change Assistant for Update Manager, which includes defining and applying the generated custom change package.
  • Download and apply a PeopleSoft Release Patchset.
  • Upgrade PeopleTools and apply PeopleTools patch.
  • Upgrade application.
  • Create or modify a change package.

Benefits to You

PeopleSoft Update Manager is the update methodology and mechanism you will use to apply updates to your PeopleSoft applications. This course steps you through the entire process to get you up and running quickly, while developing the skills to perform all of the tasks necessary to set up and use this methodology. Learn through participating in hands-on exercises.

PeopleSoft Image

You'll also learn to download, import and start the PeopleSoft Image for your PeopleSoft product.

PeopleSoft Update Manager PIA Application

Investing in this course will help you develop the skills to search and select updates using PeopleSoft Update Manager PIA Application.

Skills Gained

  • Use PeopleSoft Update Manager PIA application
  • Apply change packages
  • Download and apply PeopleSoft Release Patchset to PeopleSoft Image
  • Upgrade PeopleTools and apply PeopleTools patch
  • Upgrade application
  • Create or modify a change package
  • Download and deploy PeopleSoft Image (PI).
  • Configure the Windows client and Change Assistant
  • Upload customer data and target database to PI

Who Can Benefit

  • Application Developers
  • Database Administrators
  • System Administrator
  • Technical Administrator
  • Technical Consultant


  • Working knowledge of PeopleSoft Architecture
  • Experience with Application Designer
  • Understanding of the data structures of PeopleSoft applications
  • Understanding of the PeopleSoft managed objects

Course Details

Technology Overview

  • Describing PeopleSoft Update Manager
  • Describing VirtualBox
  • Describing PeopleSoft Deployment Framework
  • Describing Software Update Process
  • Describing Steps to Implement
  • Describing PeopleSoft Update Manager Home Page
  • Describing PeopleTools Tasks
  • Describing How to Find Information About Change Assistant in the PeopleSoft Online Help

Downloading and Deploying PeopleSoft Image

  • Downloading PeopleSoft Image DPK
  • Deploying DPK Using VBox Shell
  • Deploying DPK on Windows
  • Removing PeopleSoft Environment

Configuring the Windows Client Running Change Assistant

  • Describing the Windows Client Setup
  • Deploying the PeopleTools Client DPK in Update Manager Mode
  • Configuring and Starting Environment Management Agent

Configuring Change Assistant for Updates

  • Defining Change Assistant Settings
  • Defining Databases
  • Selecting Update Manager Action
  • Uploading Target Database Information
  • Defining a New Change Package

Uploading Customer Data

  • Describing Customer Data
  • Creating a Customization Repository
  • Creating Test Projects
  • Uploading Customer Data

Using PeopleSoft Update Manager PIA Application

  • Describing PeopleSoft Update Manager PIA Application
  • Using Update Manager Dashboard
  • Managing Customization Repository
  • Managing Test Repository

Defining Change Packages

  • Defining Change Packages
  • Selecting Select a Method to Search for BUGs and Create a Change Package
  • Using the Selection Grid
  • Completing the Change Package Definition
  • Reviewing Change Packages
  • Defining Translation Delta Package

Using Update Manager Utilities

  • Reviewing Change Packages
  • Deleting Change Package
  • About PeopleSoft Image

Applying Change Packages

  • Packaging Updates
  • Applying Change Package
  • Using Change Assistant Interface
  • Describing Change Assistant Update Chapters
  • Moving to Production

Downloading and Applying a PeopleSoft Release Patchset

  • Discovering and Downloading the PRP
  • Applying the PRP to the PeopleSoft Image
  • Applying the PRP to the Target Database

Upgrading PeopleTools

  • Describing PeopleTools Changes
  • Installing New PeopleTools Release
  • Downloading Change Package for the New PeopleTools Release
  • Configuring Change Assistant for PeopleTools Upgrade
  • Reviewing PeopleTools Upgrade Job
  • Preparing for Your PeopleTools Upgrade
  • Applying PeopleTools Changes
  • Completing Database Changes

Applying PeopleTools Patches

  • Discovering and Downloading PeopleTools Patch
  • Applying PeopleTools Patch Using DPK
  • Configuring Change Assistant for Applying a PeopleTools Patch
  • Applying the PeopleTools Patch Change Package

Upgrading Your PeopleSoft Application

  • Describing PeopleSoft Upgrade Types
  • Gathering Upgrade Documentation and Required Files
  • Describing the Application Upgrade Process
  • Identifying Upgrade Planning Tasks
  • Defining and Creating Upgrade Packages
  • Reviewing the Upgrade Change Package
  • Creating an Upgrade Application Job

Creating or Modifying Change Packages

  • Describing Change Packager
  • Creating a Change Project
  • Creating File Reference Definitions
  • Creating a Change Package in Application Designer
  • Updating a Change Assistant Template
  • Finalizing a Change Package
  • Testing the Change Package

Applying Your Change Package

  • Describing Apply Update Action
  • Applying a Change Package
Course Details
Tuition (USD):
$2,640.00 • Virtual (3 days)
$2,790.00 • Classroom (3 days)
$2,312.34 • Virtual (3 days)
$2,312.34 • Classroom (3 days)