Administrative Systems

Information about administrative systems at Penn including BEN Financials, Business Objects, and others.

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Posted on: April 24, 2013

Penn uses Business Objects XI3 for the Data Warehouse. In XI3, users access all reports and do all report creation and editing via the web based tools; there is no longer a desktop client tool for query and analysis.

Posted on: April 1, 2013

Penn's administrative systems desktop requirements are consistent with the desktop recommendations for general purpose systems. In general, ISC is comfortable with Windows 7 Service Pack 1 as the operating system of choice for administrative systems....

Posted on: March 26, 2013

BEN Financials requires users to have web client software on their desktops. You can obtain the software and instructions for updating desktops at the locations listed below.

JRE installation instructions and associated information about...
Posted on: March 25, 2013

    Important Note: This document is designed for Local Support Providers (LSPs).

This document includes instructions on how to to install Oracle’s Java Runtime Environment (JRE) plug-in successfully and use an updated version of the BEN...