The Oracle Applications Users Group, also known as OAUG, enhances the capabilities of Oracle users in their day-to-day applications. Established in 1990, the company manages Knowledge Factory, which is user-driven online community and content resource for the users of Oracle Applications. It offers membership options for users, managers, executives and third-party solution providers. The Oracle Applications Users Group also provides assistance in accessing the global knowledgebase of solutions to its members. The company s user communities include PeopleSoft User Groups and Hyperion User Groups. In addition, its Vendor Product Awareness and OAUG Media Partner programs offer several educational opportunities for Oracle Applications users.