UPK , Which Course Is for You?


UPK – User Productivity Kit

Capture, retain, and disseminate critical organizational process knowledge to ensure the success of your enterprise applications, accelerate user adoption, and prepare your organization to be productive the first day with Oracle UPK.

Through knowledge transfer, Oracle UPK drives user productivity and mitigates risk through all phases of the project lifecycle. UPK provides a simple and comprehensive content development, deployment, and maintenance platform specifically designed for project team members and line of business owners. With UPK, the project team will dramatically reduce the time to deployment and ensure end user adoption the single biggest barrier to enterprise application success. Supporting applications from Oracle, SAP, and Microsoft as well as all other enterprise applications, Oracle UPK will help organizations achieve the highest return on their enterprise application investment.

  • How to Build Outlines
  • Recording and Creating UPK Content
  • Using the UPK Topic Editor
  • How to enhance UPK
  • Topics to include attachments, links, graphics, etc
  • Previewing a Topic
  • Check-In / Check-Out
  • Features
  • Customising Published Output
  • Customising Templates
  • Translating Content
  • Creating Login Profiles
  • Multi-User Environment
  • Development Considerations
  • Usage Tracking

Oracle UPK provides a collaborative development environment to create system related assets which are used throughout the project lifecycle. With the ability to produce multiple outputs through a single recording session, Oracle UPK reduces content development time and cost. Rapidly produce materials for all phases of the software lifecycle from test scripts, system process documents, and interactive simulations, to job aids, instructor manuals, and in-application performance support. Oracle UPK is the key to capturing knowledge, increasing productivity and reducing overall software implementation costs.

UPK Developer Course

This course is designed for course authors, editors, and other individuals in need of recording and editing content in the User Productivity Kit Developer. You are able to build an outline, prepare for and record content in the target application, and use the Topic Editor to customize recorded content. You can link web pages and external files to their content as well as create and link questions and assessments.

You must preview the content in the available playback modes before publishing.  Also explore the various deployment options for publishing, including the options for printed documents, and customize templates for player and print output.

The UPK Developer Course is a course that follows the UPK Course, the topics covered are: 

UPK Skill Upgrade

UPK Advanced Administrator

This course follows on from the Developer Course.  Within the course more complex details are included:-

This course is aimed at Project Managers, Team Leaders, UPK Developer Administrators, IT and System Administrators. The User Productivity Kit Advanced Technical Course gives an understanding of how to setup up and complete a User Productivity Kit full install. Y ou are also able to configure the Knowledge Center, setup the Help Menu Integration/Smart Help, use the User Import Utility, trouble shoot common problems.