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TechValidate Introduction: 

This case study of Pre-Paid Legal Services is based on a February 2018 survey of Global Software, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

TechValidate Quote: 

"With Spreadsheet Server, manual input was totally eliminated and unlimited reporting ability was implemented. The tool gave accounting power to report all types of information to department managers."


TechValidate Challenges: 

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

  • Accessing applicable data
  • Rekeying data from the ERP system into spreadsheets
  • Manual, multi-step reporting processes
  • Creating reports in a timely manner
  • A lack of data accuracy and/or validity

Use Case

TechValidate Use Case: 
  • Evaluated the following reporting tools before selecting Spreadsheet Server:
    • Other Excel-based reporting software
  • Is using JD Edwards World.
  • Uses Spreadsheet Server QueryDesigner functionality for the following types of reports beyond Financials/GL:
    • Procurement
    • Fixed Assets


TechValidate Results: 
  • Freed up to 25% of their organization’s IT support now that they have Spreadsheet Server to create reports.
  • Trimmed more than 60% from their previous reporting process after using Spreadsheet Server.
TechValidate Citation: 

Published: Feb. 7, 2018 TVID: 264-881-DE3

Company Profile

Company Snapshot: 

Pre-Paid Legal Services

Company Size:
Medium Enterprise


JD Edwards

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