ERS Alerts

AUGUST 18, 2017 - Microsoft IE v.10 Browser Support Ends

Alert Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Alert Status: Future
Alert:

Support for Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) version 10 browser under Concur products will end August 18, 2017.

Concur strongly advises clients using IE v.10 to update to the latest IE browser version before that date, or to install and work with another supported browser.

Beginning January 12, 2016, only the most current version of Internet Explorer available for a supported operating system will receive technical support and security updates from Microsoft in accordance with their Product Lifecycle program (view at https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/gp/microsoft-internet-explorer).

ERS Data Warehouse Retirement

Alert Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017
Alert Status: Resolved
Alert:

The ERS Data Warehouse has been retired effective December 31, 2016.

The last update to the ERS data warehouse occurred on January 2, 2017 with data from ERS through December 31, 2016. The data will remain available until April 1, 2017 at which time access to the ERS Data Warehouse tables will be removed.

The ERS on-line Business Intelligence tool will be used as the single source for ERS reporting data. The tool provides data that is current as of the previous day and facilitates development of personalized reporting extracts. ERS Support Staff will work with you to determine your data criteria and create a data set specific to your reporting needs. After a data set is established, it can be scheduled for extraction into an Excel format and delivered to you as an email attachment at regular intervals (daily, weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, etc.).

Please contact Cathy Helsel (cvh4@psu.edu) for your ERS reporting needs.

ERS - Personal Mileage Rate 2017

Alert Date: Saturday, December 31, 2016
Alert Status: Resolved
Alert:

The 2017 Personal Mileage Reimbursement rate is 53.5 cents per mile.

The Employee Reimbursement System has been updated with the new rate and effective date. All expenses for personal mileage with travel dates on or after January 1, 2017 will be automatically calculated in ERS using the new rate.

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