Apps Associates Launches Data Skylight™

New analytics integration for Oracle users accelerates data extraction, staging and transformation for increased speed and efficiency

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apps Associates, an enterprise applications and data analytics services leader, today announced the release of Data Skylight, a SaaS warehousing integration solution built to connect critical data sources like Oracle ERP and Salesforce with Snowflake’s Data Cloud. Data Skylight identifies and accelerates the data extraction, staging and reporting processes of appropriate datasets from Oracle ERP applications and other data sources, increasing speed and efficiency required for informing critical business decisions. The product supports Oracle Cloud ERP, Oracle E-Business Suite and Salesforce as data sources and Snowflake. With numerous customers showing critical need for a solution that would bridge the gap between world-class platforms, Apps Associates aims to fill that void with the development and release of Data Skylight. Focused on simplifying the data acquisition process and accelerating speed to value, Apps Associates’ Data Skylight has the goal of moving customers beyond obstacles to data extraction and reporting—ultimately leading to better, stronger decision making for long-term success.

“Leveraging decades of Oracle ERP and Salesforce experience to address common data extraction and reporting gaps, Apps Associates aims to further assist customers in becoming better informed through data-driven insights that are aligned to key business decisions and future goals,” said Adrian King, CEO, Apps Associates. “It is our mission to help customers make effective use of data and analytics insights, in order to solve complex business problems that will ultimately aid their organizations for years to come—and with Data Skylight we are delivering on that mission.”

Data Skylight’s source system extractions are pre-built and pre-defined by subject area, allowing users to ‘select all’ data for the focus area (e.g., Accounts Payable, Opportunities) or select individual tables. The browser-based interface offers easy-to-use connections, job scheduling and monitoring and easy extraction of data from Oracle ERP and Salesforce into Snowflake, for near real-time reporting and provides automatic transformation of data to simplify self-service analytics.

“Data Skylight helps our joint customers get more value from their Oracle ERP and Snowflake data by leveraging the power and flexibility of Snowflake. In a very short time, business users can be using Snowflake to analyze core data and accelerate their digital transformation initiatives,” said Katie Ecklund, Director SI Alliances – US, Canada, LATAM at Snowflake.

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About Apps Associates

Apps Associates is an enterprise application and data services leader with a customer-first focus. Apps Associates has more than two decades of experience helping organizations innovate through digital transformation initiatives. Customers such as Brooks Automation, Hologic Inc., Edwards Vacuum, and Take Two Interactive Software turn to Apps Associates for strategic counsel, system integration and the services required to solve their most complex business challenges – utilizing experience in data and analytics, application modernization, process automation, digital systems, technology and operations.


Ashley Wallace Jones