April 10-14, 2016: This year, COLLABORATE 16 brought together more than 5,500 Oracle users to learn tips, best practices, and cutting edge techniques related to CRM On Demand, Oracle E-Business Suite, Business Intelligence, CRM, Cloud/Fusion applications, Primavera EPPM, and dozens of other topic areas. To learn more, visit the official website.

April 15, 2016: ASUG Fort Worth/Dallas Chapter Meeting

Deanna Mollett, partner and director of ILM services at Simply ILM, a Vortex affiliate company, presented a session titled, "Data Quality in Document Flows: Common Problems and Practical Solutions." To learn more about future ASUG events, visit the full event listing on their website.

November 5, 2015: Joint Meeting - ASUG Chicago & Wisconsin Chapters & Wholesale Distribution SIG

10:00am-10:40am Session: “Ryerson’s SAP Data Volume and Retention Management Journey”

Deanna Mollett, partner and director of ILM services at Simply ILM, a Vortex affiliate company, co-presented with Ellyn Gavin, director of IT applications development at Ryerson, Inc. They discussed how data volume management has helped Ryerson maintain a healthy system for nearly 10 years. The presentation also addressed key topics related to data management, including the importance of identifying timely solutions in both new and aging systems, and how data quality can impact an organization’s overall data retention and governance strategy. 

To learn more about future ASUG events, visit the full event listing on their website.

October 21, 2015: SAP TechEd in Las Vegas, NV

Simply ILM, a Vortex affiliate company, presented a session titled “Integrating Data Volume Management and Information Lifecycle Management” at this year's SAP TechEd conference in Las Vegas. The following key areas were covered:

  • Important metrics every IT organization needs for aligning buy-in and benchmarking the value of DVM and ILM
  • Facts about achieving sustainability after the go-live and what it takes to maintain DVM and ILM 
  • Key things to know and do before implementing SAP ILM

Find more details about the session in this blog post, or contact us to connect directly and learn more about the difference a strong SAP ILM plan can make for your organization.  

October 1, 2015: Simply ILM Webinar “How Avid Innovates SAP Post-Production with Total Volume Management”

Simply ILM, a Vortex affiliate company, discussed how they helped Avid Technology avoid at least 4 refresh cycles per year, reduce the environments in their landscape, and improve key transaction runtimes on average by 40% with archiving in production, all while managing expired data risk.

September 2015: Vortex Consulting announces membership into Oracle PartnerNetwork. As a new member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork, Vortex Consulting now offers in-depth access to Oracle's product portfolio and integrated business software solutions along with the ability to develop and sell products. 

May 26, 2015: JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge in Rochester, NY

More than 10,000 runners from 420 businesses hit the pavement for a great cause, with event proceeds going to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester. 

May 5-7, 2015: SAPPHIRE NOW ASUG Annual Conference in Orlando, FL

Vortex Consulting attended the ASUG Annual Conference to learn about the latest developments and biggest news in our industry.