This case study of Walsh & Kelly is based on a September 2016 survey of Global Software, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Global Software, Inc.’s Spreadsheet Server:
  • A manual, multi-step reporting process
  • Creating reports in a timely manner
  • Evaluated the following reporting tool before choosing Spreadsheet Server:
    • Viewpoint Construction Software Financial Manager
  • Supplemental reporting tool used with Global Software Spreadsheet Server:
    • An ERP packaged reporting tool
  • Selected Spreadsheet Server over the competition because of the following:
    • Excel-based Interface
  • Benefits received from Spreadsheet Server:
    • The removal of disparate static Excel sheets
    • Faster, streamlined report creation
    • Faster access to live data to make strategic decisions
    • Empowering users to create their own reports with less dependence on IT
  • Reporting processes streamlined with Spreadsheet Server:
    • Data extraction from an ERP or relational database
    • Month-end close and management/board reporting packages
    • Budgeting/forecasting processes
  • Actions or business insights gained using Spreadsheet Server:
    • Directed initiatives based on findings in reports
    • Increased their ability to complete tactical and complex analysis
  • Saved up to 50 hours in one year with Spreadsheet Server
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