Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Trading Community Architecture (TCA) Important Tables and Linking

While working on TCA some time I find it really difficult of remember all the important tables and their joins. Finally I sat for some time and prepared below diagram. It really helps while working on TCA queries to speed up the work. Hope this helps all our friends out there!!!
Trading Community Architecture (TCA) Important Tables and Linking

Monday, October 8, 2012

Oracle Contracts - An Introduction

1.       What is a contract?
A contract is an agreement entered into voluntarily by two parties or more with the intention of creating a legal obligation in which there is a promise to do something in return for a valuable benefit known as consideration.
Since the law of contracts is at the heart of most business dealings, it is one of the significant areas of legal concern and can involve variations on circumstances and complexities. The existence of a contract requires finding the following factual elements
  • An offer.
  • An acceptance of the offer which results in understanding of two parties.
  • A promise to perform and a valuable.
  • A time or event when performance must be made.
  • Terms and conditions for performance, including fulfilling promises. 
2.       Oracle EBS Contracts
In real life every organization, every business is closely working within the boundaries of contract laid between two parties. It can be a manufacturer and a dealer or an independent worker and an organization. In this case all happens within Oracle E-Business Suite.
In fact, contracts govern most businesstransactions. Companies rely on contracts to define:
Specific products or services that they sell or buy.
Terms and conditions that govern pricing, shipment, payment, quality, and othermutual business and legal obligations of the involved parties.
Oracle contracts provide common infrastructure components that will be uses across all the different modules that deal with contracts.
  • Contract Terms Library
  • Contract Terms Authoring and Printing
  • Contract Document Management
  • Contract Repository
  • Contracts Workbench