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PeopleSoft HRMS Reporting by Adam T. Bromwich

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5 System-Wide Key Structure

Several fields organize the PeopleSoft HR database at a high level. These fields appear as keys on certain tables, and drive most of the functionality of the system. They are provided to help companies migrate to PeopleSoft and organize their data according to arbitrary groupings. A business unit, region, territory, country, or language could form the highest level of organization for an installation. These keys affect downstream panels, reports, interfaces, and processes.

The two principal keys that organize the PeopleSoft database are SETID and BUSINESS_UNIT. These two keys are found on tables throughout the database, and it can be difficult to determine what they mean or how they are used. Each implementation is ...

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