ERP Technical Services


The ERP Technical Services team provides technical support, system administration and maintenance of the State of Vermont’s ERP platforms:  VTHR (PeopleSoft HCM), VISION (PeopleSoft Financials) and Advantage (CGI Budget).   

The ERP Technical Services team provides the following services.

  • Technical support for major upgrades and implementation of new PeopleSoft application modules, with an emphasis on making best use of the vendor-supplied product and minimizing customizations
  • Routine technical maintenance including technical testing and implementation of vendor-supplied enhancements and upgrades
  • Creation and maintenance of interfaces to and from PeopleSoft for external contacts, such as Benefit Providers, Financial Institutions and various entities within State Government
  • ERP Technical Change Requests
    • Development and maintenance of State of Vermont customizations
    • Development and maintenance of functional enhancements
  • Trouble shooting production and operational problems
  • Management of ERP platform vendors
  • Maintenance of multiple ERP environments including Production, Development, Test, User Acceptance (UAT), and Disaster Recovery with the support of the Enterprise Architecture (EA) team including, but not limited to:
    • Operating System patching and maintenance
    • Security patching
    • VMWare Tools and Hardware patching and maintenance
    • Firewall, Load Balancer, FTP, and Middleware patching and maintenance
  • Oracle Database Management and Maintenance including, but not limited to, the following:
    • Database replication
    • Database maintenance
    • Database patching
    • Database backup and recovery
    • Database SQL tuning
    • Database troubleshooting 


The ADS ERP Technical Services provides centralization and consolidation of the IT infrastructure and application services that support the Financial and HCM Enterprise solutions for the State. This service provides a high degree of standardization and automation through standardized hardware, software, and support services.

Summary Points

  • Centralization of technical resources (Strengthened cross-training and resource availability options)
  • Consolidation of infrastructure
  • Systems integration
  • Application of Best Practices in ERP software management 


System Availability

  • VTHR - PeopleSoft HCM is available 24 X 7 (Expanded to support Employee self-service)
  • VISION - PeopleSoft Financials is available 6 am to 7 pm daily
  • Advantage - Budget is available 24 x 7

Hours of Staff Operation:

  • Monday – Friday  7:45 a.m. to 4:30 pm
  • After Hours support is available by calling the number below (for password resets)

Contact/Order Inquiries

For all service and support inquiries

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Price Model

The annual operating costs of the State's PeopleSoft Financial and Human Capital Management systems are funded by what is currently referred to as the ‘VISION Fund’.

133 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05633
(802) 828-4141

For Customer Support, please call 802-828-6620 or toll free 855-828-6620

  • ADS Service Desk/Telecommunications:   Option 1
  • Vision/HR Helpdesk: 802-828-6700: Option 2

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