Applications Software Technology Llc (APPLICATIONS SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY CORP)

4343 Commerce Ct Ste 701,
Lisle, IL   60532 United States


Applications Software Technology Corporation (AST) is an award-winning Systems Integrator (SI) with global clients and worldwide operations.  AST is Specialized in both Oracle Applications and Technologies, is an Oracle University training and delivery partner, and an Oracle Cloud Services implementation provider.

Led by former employees of Oracle Corporation, AST was established in 1995.  From the beginning, the core of our business has been in Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) consulting services, and we have managed many transformative ERP projects for Public Sector entities, federal agencies, municipal governments, public schools, universities, utilities, commercial and not-for-profit organizations.  In alignment with Oracle’s product development strategy, AST has expanded its ERP service offerings to include next generation SaaS solutions for both Public Sector and Commercial customers.

AST specializes in managing transformational projects in Enterprise Resource Planning, Human Capital Management, Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing, Enterprise Performance Management, Middleware, Customer Relationship Management and Customer Experience, and Master Data Management and Data Governance. We provide ongoing support through Managed Services to support this wide range of Oracle application and technology solutions. With project services ranging from planning, assessment, migration, and implementation, to training and support, AST’s goal is to ensure that our clients receive the highest level of expertise and personalized service for their system requirements.

In 2015, AST Corporation acquired Serene Corporation, a recognized name in the Hi-Tech, Health Sciences, Engineering & Construction and Financial Services industries.  This acquisition strengthens AST’s ability to deliver complex multi-million-dollar enterprise applications projects across a wider array of industries.

AST continuously invests in innovative solutions that serve specific needs in our client community.  Using our deep domain knowledge, we provide proven, repeatable solutions to address critical business problems and decrease implementation timelines.  The AST family of brands includes Analytics for Transit and Airport Industries (ASTRA), Operational Experience (OpEx) to enhance the capabilities of Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services, CX for Transit, Grants Analytics, SOA-based Airport Integrated Data Broker, Work Order and Asset Management Integration, and many more.

By consistently providing successful implementations for more than 20 years, AST has earned valued recognition, such as:

  • Oracle Cross Stack Pillar Partner (BI, Hyperion, and SOA)
  • Multiple Oracle Excellence Awards (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016)
  • Certified Oracle Reseller
  • Ranked among Top 10 ERP vendors in Government ERP Market by Onvia (2014)
  • Chicago Tribune 2014, 2015 and 2016 Top 100 Workplace

Our most significant and gratifying achievement is our high percentage of satisfied customers.

Cloud Excellence Implementer

This partner has demonstrated ongoing expertise, a successful track record, and superior customer satisfaction in Oracle Cloud implementations.

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Customer Experience

Enterprise Performance Management

Enterprise Resource Planning

Supply Chain Management


This partner demonstrates sales, presales and implementation competency and business experience with these products.

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  • Oracle CRM OnDemand
  • Oracle Customer Hub and Oracle Data Quality
  • Oracle EBS R12.1 Financial Management
  • Oracle EBS R12.1 Human Capital Management
  • Oracle EBS R12.1 Supply Chain Management
  • Oracle Hyperion Financial Management 11

Cloud Services

  • Oracle Infrastructure as a Service
  • Oracle Management Cloud
  • Oracle CPQ Cloud Service
  • Oracle Engagement Cloud Specialization
  • Oracle Financials Cloud
  • Oracle Hyperion Planning 11
  • Oracle RightNow Cloud Service Specialization


  • Oracle Database 11g


  • Oracle SOA Suite 12c
  • Oracle Access Management Suite Plus 11g
  • Oracle Application Development Framework 11g
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 7
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation 10
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Suite 11g
  • Oracle Data Integration 11g
  • Oracle Essbase 11
  • Oracle Identity Governance Suite 11g
  • Oracle SOA Suite 11g
  • Oracle WebCenter Content 11g
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 12c

Industry Specializations

This partner has been recognized for their proficiency in applying Oracle's solutions to solve the needs of customers in these industries.

Learn more about Oracle Specializations

  • Education and Research
  • Public Sector
  • Travel and Transportation
  • Utilities

Oracle Cloud Services

Cloud services that complement the Oracle Cloud.


  • AST Cloud Connect

    AST’s Cloud Connect is a fully-configurable integration accelerator that provides pre-built interfaces for Oracle Fusion Cloud with both legacy (on-premise) and cloud SaaS solutions. AST Cloud Connect comes pre-built with all the features needed to integrate with a variety of SaaS solutions.

  • DR Architecting Services

    With more Cloud-based solutions and data center options, AST advises its customers on developing DR plans that are comprehensive and effective, but don’t break the bank.  Our experts guide our clients down the right path to ensure an appropriately-sized Disaster Recovery Solution is in place for their organizations.

  • Security Services

    It is imperative that your information and services are protected from unintended or unauthorized access, change, or destruction. AST Corporation ensures that best practices are used to apply security measures that ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data both in-transit and at-rest.

  • Follow-the-Sun Support

    Our “follow the sun” global service desk model enables 24x7x365 support from multiple locations around the world. Reduce support costs and increase performance and reliability with multiple managed services options.

  • Database 12c Upgrades

    Oracle Database 12c is the world’s first database designed for the Cloud.  With simplified management, automatic data optimization, faster analytic data processing, maximum availability, and world-class security, organizations of every size are benefitting from the new features inherent in Oracle Database 12c.

  • Cloud Advisory Services

    Cloud solutions are no longer a trend; they are mature and evolving as enterprise-scale solutions. They also provide significant Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) savings when planned strategically and executed correctly.

  • Airport Integrated Data Broker (AIDB)

    AST’s Airport Integrated Data Broker (AIDB) solution enables airports to simplify cross-application business process integrations using a standards-based, pre-built integration solution.

  • WebCenter

    Connecting people, processes, and information, WebCenter Suite offers the most complete portfolio of portal, content management, web experience management, and collaboration technologies.

  • Identity Management

    AST is an Oracle Platinum Partner specialized in Oracle Identity Governance and Oracle Access Management.  Our services focus on every aspect of Enterprise Security.

  • WebCenter Procure to Pay

    Oracle WebCenter Content offers product integration with Oracle E-Business Suite Financials to optimize process automation, by coupling document capture and imaging technology with advanced workflow capabilities.

  • Enterprise Content Management for E-Business Suite (ECM for EBS)

    Content for EBS is AST’s pre-built integration solution that improves attachment quality for transactions and records, reduces overall costs, improves cycle times, increases compliance readiness, and introduces better business efficiencies.

  • Managed Services for BI

    AST’s Managed Services for BI will help your organization get more intelligence from your business analytics apps by effectively supporting the most complex systems and applications.

  • Managed Services for Middleware

    AST’s Managed Services team supports organizations that are at the forefront of Middleware innovation. With deep expertise on the full range of Oracle products, our resources are Oracle-Certified, with both implementation and support experience.

  • Managed Services for Hyperion

    AST assists its clients in harnessing the full potential of their Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Systems. Our customers have long benefitted from our cost-effective support models, which enable them to focus on strategic projects.

  • Managed Services for EBS

    AST’s Managed Services expertise covers the breadth of EBS and related technologies. We understand and can articulate the nuances and best solutions for each organization.

  • DBA Project Services

    AST delivers flexible, reliable, and cost-effective DBA project services. It is our business to manage complex Oracle environments, thereby empowering your team to focus on value-adding activities.

  • DBA Support Services

    Our team works closely with each client to understand its systems, integrations, and business applications. We enable the highest service levels for mission-critical environments.

  • EBS-WAM Integration

    AST has successfully achieved full integration between WAM and EBS using our pre-built integration tools. We can help your organization gain significant operational efficiencies with this approach.

  • Project Advisory

    AST Corporation’s Project Advisory Services help better-align your project activities with your business goals. We will assist in setting up measurable milestones for every project stage, identifying and managing risks, improving the overall quality of your deliverables, and helping you to realize the full potential of your investment in new technology and applications.

  • ACA Reporting Compliance

    AST has developed and deployed a proven solution for ACA Compliance Reporting, building on capabilities inherent to Oracle E-Business Suite Financials.  This robust, intelligent process for ACA Reporting will ensure that your organization stays in compliance with monthly IRS requirements to monitor and track employees who qualify for benefits.

  • Cloud Advisory Services

    AST’s Cloud Advisory Services were designed to help organizations map their path to the cloud, with the goals of reducing risk, decreasing costs, and increasing productivity.

  • HR Service Delivery

    Oracle’s HR Service Delivery Solution is designed to help your HR organization service more employees with fewer resources. The outcome is the ability for a Human Resources department to seamlessly manage, resolve, document and report on all employee interactions with HR, centralized in one accessible location.

  • CX for Transit

    Transit authorities face many challenges, including rising customer expectations, the need to deliver consistent operations, and the need to improve financial performance.  To address these challenges, leading transit authorities are turning to Oracle to deliver effective, cost-efficient improvements in customer service and to provide leading-edge marketing and outreach services to the public, while turning to AST for configuration and consulting services.

  • Opex Planning

    With Oracle’s Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services (PBCS), moving to an enterprise-grade budgeting, planning, and forecasting solution is easier, more cost-effective, and less risky than ever.   OPEX Planning provides a pre-built, pre-configured application to address these requirements and augment PBCS functionality.

  • Enhanced Hyperion Reporting Jumpstart

    Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) brings unmatched power to your business, along with comprehensive reports, charts, and dashboards.  OBIEE is at the forefront of business analytics with faster queries, user-defined dashboards, trend analyses, an advanced calculation engine, and much more. You decide which critical information has the highest priority and how best to visualize it; we help make it a reality.

  • Informatica to ODI Assessment

    ODI is Oracle’s best-of-breed, high performance platform focused on bulk data movement and complex data transformation, as Oracle discontinues their support of Informatica.  Migrating to ODI will deliver greater time-to-value and improved speed of operations, bringing substantial financial and operational benefits.  It is fully integrated with the Oracle technology stack and moves data from a conventional “ETL” architecture to the next generation of “E-LT”.

  • Legacy Reporting Assessment

    Oracle’s Business Intelligence (BI) products deliver best-of-breed query and analysis, reporting, OLAP, and Dashboards with mature, proven solutions.  The Legacy Reporting Migration Assessment offers visually attractive dashboards and reports, high performance and scale, and reduced complexity. 

  • Oracle Analytics Jump Start

    Oracle Analytics Jump Start is a comprehensive business analytics solution to help your organization lower costs, increase profitability, predict trends, and much more.  AST can maximize your workforce application by granting visibility across the various segments of your company.  Get more from your Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft, Siebel, or JD Edwards systems with Oracle BI Applications.

  • BICS Jump Start

    For your entire organization or for individual departments, Business Intelligence Cloud Solutions (BICS) offers a quick and easy solution for real-time analytics, anywhere.  Decide which critical information has the highest priority and how best to visualize it in order to get the most out of your data.

  • BI Assessment

    The AST BI Assessment is a proven mechanism to mitigate risk, identify scope, capture requirements, and ultimately establish a clear foundation to move forward with your Business Intelligence project. The Assessment enables our customers to achieve actionable insights for their BI programs, resulting in an understanding of how to apply BI best practices to their unique business challenges.

  • Grants Analytics

    AST’s Grants Analytics – an out-of-the box solution running on the Oracle Business Intelligence platform – encompasses Oracle Grants Accounting, Oracle Project Costing, and Oracle Assets. Grants Analytics allows real-time fund analysis, quick drill down access, enhanced reporting, dashboards, and convenient control features.

  • Loans Conversion Wizard

    Oracle Loans is a relatively new addition to Oracle E-Business Suite with limited extensions for converting legacy data.

  • Projects & Grants Conversion Wizard

    AST's Projects & Grants Conversion wizard incorporates our insight into the architecture and functioning of Oracle E-Business Suite to normalize the source system data and provide a conversion environment in which the accuracy of data can be ensured.

  • Payroll Regression Tester Wizard

    AST's Payroll Regression Tester Wizard provides an automated, user-friendly Oracle EBS extension that ensures that the payroll is not adversely affected during upgrades or system enhancements.

  • Mobile Supply Chain Accelerator

    AST's Mobile Supply Chain Accelerator solution extends your Supply Chain applications. The MSC Accelerator is designed to be a comprehensive hardware and software solution, designed for managing inventory within your warehouses.

  • Fare Media Processing Accelerator

    AST’s Fare Media Processing solution extends the existing Financials and Supply Chain applications by adding iStore, iPayment, Order Management and Inventory into an integrated credit card payment processing solution. It provides the integrated web based sales tracking capabilities to replace third party web store functional and related manual processing of credit cards for mass transit customers. With this OBA solution customers can now allow wholesale and retain ticket buyers to browse and purchase fare media though Oracle iStore and complete the transaction immediately via fully validated and authorized credit card. All sales can be recognized at the point of distribution versus the traditional method of time of cash receipt, whereby increasing the organizational efficiently and business intelligence.

  • ASTRA for Transits

    Analytical Scorecards for Transit and Airports (ASTRA) is a comprehensive analytical solution that provides timely, fact based insight into the entire public transit operations process.  Providing an unprecedented level of information usability and reach to your management, ASTRA is capable of integrating data from multiple sources to provide a unified and complete view of your enterprise.

  • ASTRA for Airports

    Analytical Scorecards for Transit and Airports (ASTRA) is a comprehensive analytical solution that provides timely, fact-based insight into your entire airport operations process. Providing an unprecedented level of information usability and reach to your management, ASTRA is capable of integrating data from multiple sources to provide a unified and complete view of your enterprise.

  • R12 Readiness Assessment

    AST's R12 Readiness Assessment provides an appraisal of your organization's readiness to undertake this major upgrade initiative.

  • Consulting Services

    Applications Software Technology Corporation has been providing technical consulting services to Oracle Applications users and serving industry leaders since 1995.

  • Procurement Card Accelerator

    AST’s Procurement Card Accelerator solution will help small and medium businesses to streamline their procure-to-pay process by implementing a procurement card (P-card) program in which the employees purchase items directly from suppliers using a credit card. The credit card issuer then sends transaction files directly to the employer. The credit card transaction files can be imported from the card issuer directly into Oracle Payables. The transaction accounting distributions can be automatically generated and invoices can be created to pay the card issuer. This will help businesses reduce transaction costs and eliminate invoices with low amounts. Our P-Card accelerator solution can be seamlessly integrated to any Oracle Accelerator for E-Business project.

  • Project Budget Calculator

    AST's Project Budget Calculator (PBC) is a self-service planning and budgeting tool to estimate the cost, effort and timeline of your E-Business Suite implementation, upgrade or assessment projects.

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  • Oracle E-Business Suite
  • Oracle Hyperion

Cloud Services

  • Oracle Cloud: PaaS and IaaS
  • Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service
  • Oracle RightNow Cloud Service RR


  • Data Warehousing
  • Enterprise Manager
  • MySQL
  • Oracle 1-Click Technology for Midsize Companies
  • Oracle Database
  • Oracle Database Appliance

Engineered Systems

  • Oracle Database Appliance


  • Application Grid
  • Data Integration
  • Developer Tools
  • IT Architecture
  • Identity Management
  • Oracle Application Integration Architecture
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Applications
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation
  • Oracle Endeca Information Discovery
  • Oracle Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Oracle Unified Business Process Management
  • Oracle WebCenter Content
  • Oracle WebCenter Portal
  • Oracle WebCenter Sites
  • WebLogic Server

Server And Storage Systems

  • Oracle Database Appliance
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