In PeopleTools 8.55, the Related Content Framework gained a new feature that could change the way developers approach customizations. Event Mapping lets you inject your custom code without modifying any delivered objects.
Selective Adoption is the new methodology that came along with PeopleSoft 9.2 and the PeopleSoft Update Manager, also known as PUM, allows you to selectively apply PeopleSoft fixes and new features when you want them.
PeopleSoft Pivot Grids have been out since PeopleTools 8.54. Pivot Grids enable end users to view, slice, and dice report data in real time online through the PIA. Pivot Grids allow you to create dashboard-like reporting in the form of a pivot table or chart representation of the data in your PeopleSoft Application
Every PeopleSoft Developer should understand how the component processor works and how it allocates and loads data into the buffer. The design of your application can have a tremendous effect on performance.
Just about every PeopleSoft customer needs to generate interface files that get sent to third party vendors. Most of the time customers create an SQR or App Engine program from scratch to generate these files. However, there is a framework within PeopleSoft that will allow you to do this faster and easier. It’s known as the PeopleSoft HCM File Integration Framework.