Excel Abuse Running Rampant

October 2008
Securities Industry News;10/27/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 37, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the problems in using Microsoft Corporation's Excel spreadsheet application as an enterprise solution. The application is used by financial firms for its power and flexibility on the desktop but said that the same attributes can also cause problems when used as an enterprise solution. Solutions for the problem include the use of the combination of Microsoft SharePoint Server and its centralized spreadsheet management and Excel 2007.


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