PeopleSoft said it has started shipping PeopleSoft 8, the company's latest
suite of Internet-based business applications. , the Pleasanton,
Calif.-based company began on Sept. 1 to ship the software, which automates
a company's supply chain, human resources and financial needs. The company
also shipped 60 additional software products it is calling "collaborative"
software--applications such as e-benefits and e-procurement extended to
those who don't have access to enterprise applications.