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TechValidate Introduction: 

This case study of Hines is based on a January 2018 survey of Global Software, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

TechValidate Quote: 

"I believe this software is very powerful for traditional Excel users who do not want to deal with the complexity of an ERP system such as JD Edwards. Reporting is so much easier now."


TechValidate Challenges: 

Addressed the following reporting challenges after implementing Spreadsheet Server for their organization:

  • Accessing applicable data
  • A heavy reliance on IT to create or edit reports

Use Case

TechValidate Use Case: 
  • Evaluated other reporting tools with ERP before selecting Spreadsheet Server.
  • Is using JD Edwards EnterpriseOne.
  • Uses Spreadsheet Server QueryDesigner functionality for Financials/GL.


TechValidate Results: 
  • Freed up to 25% of their organization’s IT support now that they have Spreadsheet Server to create reports.
  • Trimmed up to 30% from their previous reporting process after using Spreadsheet Server.
TechValidate Citation: 

Published: Feb. 1, 2018 TVID: 732-B57-AC2

Company Profile

Company Snapshot: 


Company Size:
Large Enterprise

Real Estate

JD Edwards

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