TITLE

Excel Abuse Running Rampant

AUTHOR(S)
GROENFELDT, TOM
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Securities Industry News;10/27/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 37, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35247922

 

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