This whitepaper offers organizations three key solutions toward managing spreadsheets in their IT environment:
1) understanding the potential risks of uncontrolled spreadsheets and conducting an audit of internal spreadsheet usage;
2) analyzing the value of business data that may be locked in departmental spreadsheets and implementing a strategy for collaboration/data sharing across departments; and
3) adopting a BI solution that secures and integrates the use of spreadsheets.
The knowledge gained after reading this technical whitepaper, “Controlling Your Spreadsheets: The Good, the Bad and the Solution”, will guide organizations on how to implement a process to assess their spreadsheet usage, collaborate and integrate a BI solution that enhances their spreadsheet use through security controls, and accelerate their capacity to get the right information into the right hands and start making better decisions faster.