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Introduction

TechValidate Introduction: 

This case study of County of Larimer is based on an August 2017 survey of Global Software, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

TechValidate Quote: 

"“We started using Spreadsheet Server for the 5-6 accountants in the Finance Office. We now have 30 users throughout most offices in our County. It is easy to use for internal management reports and for the preparation of the CAFR."

Challenges

TechValidate Challenges: 

Spreadsheet Server addressed the following reporting challenges:

  • Accessing applicable data
  • Rekeying data form the ERP system into spreadsheets
  • A lack of access to real-time information
  • Manual, multi-step reporting processes
  • A heavy reliance on IT to create or edit reports
  • Creating reports in a timely manner

Use Case

TechValidate Use Case: 

Uses the following supplemental reporting tools with Spreadsheet Server:

  • Business Intelligence (BI)
  • Data warehouse solution

Results

TechValidate Results: 

The surveyed organization achieved the following result with Global Software, Inc.:

  • Up to 30% of their reporting process timing freed up after using Spreadsheet Server.
TechValidate Citation: 

Source: Stacie Hougard, Accountant, County of Larimer

Published: Aug. 16, 2017 TVID: D66-02B-7DB

Company Profile

Company Snapshot: 

Organization:
County of Larimer

Organization Size:
State & Local

Industry:
Government

ERP Platform:
Oracle

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