Oracle HCM Cloud REST API how-to miniseries I

Hi colleagues,

I would like to start a short series about using REST API in Oracle HCM Cloud. As far as you know, you can use Oracle REST APIs to view and manage data stored in Oracle Applications Cloud and those can be used as a bridge between external applications and Oracle HCM Cloud.
There is a big list of APIs available:

If you are new to REST I would recommend going through my article that describes a concept:

In this post I am going to outline several parameters that may be useful while working with Employees/Assignment REST Endpoints:

  • Limit attributes to be retrieved

To decrease the size of the resulting payload, specify which attributes should be returned by using the fields parameter:
GET hcmRestApi/resources/latest/emps?fields=PersonNumber Continue reading

Oracle HCM Cloud Transaction Design Studio Overview

Oracle provides constant improvements to its ERP/HCM/CX cloud services. On the top of a new Responsive UI, Oracle delivers an agile user experience with a new HCM Experience Design Studio.
In this post, I would like to briefly demonstrate features of a Transaction Design Studio that is a part of HCM Experience Design Studio within Oracle HCM Cloud product.

If you would like to get more details don’t hesitate to reach out to us here or you can send email to me directly at


Kind regards,