Applying the ideal level of quality control to all spreadsheets
would be impossibly time-consuming.
I often add several graphics to Word documents and Excel spreadsheets
to enhance their visual impact.
for Extended Use: Cell References Versus Literal Values
A simple desktop program, the Quicksheet Desktop, also lets you manage spreadsheets
outside of Excel, although converting an Excel spreadsheet
requires opening Excel, which the program does automatically.
Long considered the spreadsheet
leader, Lotus 1-2-3 continues to dominate the PC-DOS arena (there's also Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows).
The feature of manipulating multiple spreadsheets
permits convenient information sharing between files and efficient data manipulation.
The ability to relate cells with formulae is what provides spreadsheets
with their tremendous power.
are easy to use, their lack of error checking features can inflict serious organizational risk.
EuSpRIG once again brings together the cream of the crop of expertise, research excellence, and heavyweight industry figures to present the latest views on spreadsheet
risk," said Patrick O'Beirne, Chair 2010 of EuSpRIG.
Other new features include support for Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Office 2007 and Google Spreadsheets
Sarbanes-Oxley compliance headaches are waning, and it's become increasingly evident in research by consultants like The Hackett Group, the benchmarking experts, that top-performing companies are moving beyond spreadsheets
and relying more on integrated data and analysis.
Risk Integrated, a consulting firm focusing on risk measurement for specialized finance, announced a new solution for the effective management of spreadsheet
The risks involved in employing Excel spreadsheets
Most companies do not treat spreadsheets
with the same care as they do with other information technology applications.
Recognized as the world's only spreadsheet
risk management event, the EuSpRIG 2011 Annual Conference on “Spreadsheet
Governance - Policy and Practice” will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn the latest from the world's leading spreadsheet
compliance experts on investigating, managing and controlling the myriad risks posed by corporate spreadsheets