With the County providing help desk (level 1) services, AST will back the County with level 2 and 3 support for production applications, break‐fix support, resolving technical issues and working with Oracle in resolving any product issues. AST is supporting the following E‐Business Suite modules for the County: General Ledger, Account Payables, Account Receivables, Fixed Assets, Cash Management, Treasury, Purchasing, Projects & Grants, and Hyperion.
The Financials and Procurement implementation was the first phase of the County’s ERP project, and constituted a significant milestone in Loudoun County’s efforts to continuously improve services for its residents, students and businesses. AST’s managed services allows the County to confidently move on to phase 2 of the project, replacement of its HR and payroll systems.
About Loudoun County and Loudoun County Public Schools
Loudoun County is located in Northern Virginia, and at just 25 miles from Washington, D.C., is a part of the Washington, D.C. metro area, the fourth largest region in the country. Loudoun has been one of the fastest growing counties in the nation since the late 1990s, and is home to almost 9,000 businesses, with hundreds more added each year. Given the tremendous growth seen by the County over the last two decades, the County requires systems that can adequately support residents and businesses. Loudoun County Public Schools is the fastest growing school division in Virginia and one of the fastest growing public school districts in the United States, serving over 66,000 students with 80 schools. LCPS is the fifth largest school division in Virginia and strives to use up‐to‐date technology for its students and in its back office functions.
About AST Corporation
Established in 1995, AST Corporation is a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), Specialized Oracle Applications and Technologies systems integrator, an Oracle University training and delivery partner, and a certified Oracle Cloud Services implementation provider. AST’s services encompass all aspects of Oracle E‐Business Suite, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Performance Management, Fusion Middleware, and CRM implementations, as well as flexible, on‐shore Managed Services and comprehensive Oracle Universtiy courses. AST serves industry‐leading public sector and commercial organizations: