FAST overview

The Millennium FAST (Fast Administrative Support Tools) Suite is a pre-built administrative software solution developed for the Higher Education market. FAST is a secure, web-based and easy to implement solution that integrates with major ERP systems such as Ellucian (SunGard) Banner and (Datatel) Colleague, Oracle PeopleSoft and other ERP Systems.

Benefits of FAST

  • 100% web based and platform independent which can be accessed on any operating system such as Windows, Linux & macOS.
  • Use of a web browser means there is no client software to install and maintain.
  • Prebuilt Solution and Reports – FAST can be installed and operational out of the box in a single day.
  • Proven, tested solution.
  • Supported by Millennium – installation, business rules, customizations, maintenance and support are all included in the purchase price and annual maintenance package.  This comprehensive approach reduces the need to hire or train additional personnel; freeing up staff to work on other projects.
  • Self service for employees – FAST is a Green Solution: your data is always online and readily available; no printing and wasting trees (we really like that part!).
  • Timely data in the hands of people who need it, when they need it.
  • Easy to customize to fit the needs of your institution.
  • Accurate timely reports that account holders can rely on.
  • View your data in hundreds of different ways.


Features of FAST

  • Single solution to run all FAST applications.
  • Full support for up to three languages concurrently.
  • Admin users can make easy changes to suit your specific naming/nomenclature within the system.
  • Multiple layers of data security,
    • Roles driven to determine what users are allowed to see.
    • ERP integrated row level security.
    • Fine grained column level access.
  • Reports can be run against the FAST warehouse or real time against your production system.
  • Hundreds of configuration settings to allow for fine-tuning of specific components and features.
  • Runs on industry leading Oracle 12c, Microsoft .NET 4.0.
  • Ability to add client logic which will persist during an upgrade.
  • Integrates to major ERP Systems including Oracle PeopleSoft and Ellucian (Sungard) Banner and Ellucian (Datatel) Colleague.
  • Integrated Business Intelligence and Dashboard features.
  • Automated Scheduler allows reports to be distributed to specific users.
  • Personalized Dashboards and Reports.
  • Installed as an on Premise or Cloud Based service.
  • Supports multiple authentication methods including
    • Directly interface with ERP
    • Luminis/UPortal
    • PeopleSoft Portal
    • LDAP
    • Active Directory
    • CAS
    • other custom methods can be integrated via api


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