Emory Report
April 13, 2009
Volume 61, Number 27


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April 13
, 2009
Project Compass: Adding up and counting down

By David Payne

What is in a number? Numbers can tell you a lot, especially about Project Compass. Check out these numbers to learn more about Emory’s initiative to implement an enterprise-wide PeopleSoft Financials system.

By the numbers

9 Financial modules will be implemented with the new PeopleSoft Financials system.

10 Digits in the SmartKey — providing users with a quick method for entering values in PeopleSoft.

150 University and Emory Healthcare staff attended the first Project Compass Learning Forum, designed to provide staff with details about the PeopleSoft Financials functionality and a system demonstration.

450 reports have been identified for “go-live,” including reports that are currently being used and new reports that provide greater flexibility and access to financial data.

1,473 people visited the Project Compass Web site in the last month.

23,541 staff from across Emory University and Emory Healthcare will be impacted by Project Compass. Are you included in this number?

9-1-09 is the date that Project Compass will “go-live.”

To learn more about Project Compass, visit www.compass.emory.edu to read about project activities or to sign up to attend an upcoming Learning Forum.