Spreadsheet Server for use with Jack Henry
Live Banking, Financial, and Operational Reporting Tool for Jack Henry Banking Solutions
Jack Henry Banking helps banks execute business strategies through the use of powerful technology solutions and software platforms. Spreadsheet Server seamlessly integrates with Jack Henry’s SilverLake and 20/20 modules through live access to your banking data from within Excel, helping you accomplish more using less.
Get live access to your banking data when you need it most
With Spreadsheet Server, you’ll increase the efficiency of your Jack Henry Banking solutions while saving time and money. In addition, Spreadsheet Server allows you to:
- Get time back to analyze data – Greatly reduce your time spent building financial and operational reports
- Start and stay in Excel - The user-friendly environment of Spreadsheet Server enables users to create easy-to-read reports without leaving Excel
- Choose your format - Generate pre-formatted Excel reports automatically in Word, PDF or HTML format
- Eliminate manual processes - Create reports faster, without downloading, re-keying, or manual manipulation of data
- Empower users – Install Spreadsheet Server quickly and easily without requiring help from your IT department
No need for staging areas, cubes or data warehouses
Say goodbye to additional steps required to access your data that take up more time, money, and valuable resources. The Spreadsheet Server platform requires less to do more with your Jack Henry Banking data.
By leveraging your existing company security permissions, Spreadsheet Server puts you in control over who can interact with your data.
Design Jack Henry queries
With QueryDesigner, a tool in Spreadsheet Server for Jack Henry Banking, users can design their own queries for Jack Henry or any other related database. Choose from a library of pre-built queries, or customize your own.
Already using a business intelligence tool? Use Spreadsheet Server side-by-side seamlessly with your BI tool, such as Cognos.
See how you can save time, money, and resources in your day-to-day reporting in Excel.
|Windows 7 (32-bit)||Windows 10 (32-bit or 64-bit)|
|Excel 2010 (32-bit)||Excel 2016 (32-bit or 64-bit)|
|Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1||Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1|
|Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office|
|Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010|
|Oracle EBS R11****||Oracle EBS R12****|
|JDE World*****||JDE EnterpriseOne 9*****|
|SAP R/3 Netweaver 7.0/ECC6***||SAP R3 Netweaver 7.0/ECC6***|
|IBM iSeries Access for Windows V7R1*||IBM iSeries Access for Windows V7R1 or higher|
|VPN Connection to the Database******||Nightly Backup of Data******|
- * if using the iSeries
- ** if using SAP classic ledgers (FI,CO,COOR,PCA)
- *** if using Spreadsheet Server QueryDesigner, NewGL, Designer GL's or custom Queries against SAP
- **** if using Oracle EBS
- ***** if using JD Edwards ERP
- ****** if using MRI cloud or MRI off-premise environments
Global SmartCache WRT (With Redis Technology)
- Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012.
- 4 Processor Cores (physical and/or logical)
- 4 GB free disk space
- 4 GB installed memory on 32-bit systems
- 6 GB installed memory on 64-bit systems
- If Redis is running on the same server, 2 GB of free memory on 32-bit systems and 4 GB free memory on 64-bit systems
For all ERPs based in cloud or off-premise environments, a VPN connection/tunnel to the database or a nightly, directly accessible backup of data is required to use Spreadsheet Server.
Frequently Asked Questions
Does Spreadsheet Server require a Server?
No, there is no additional hardware required to implement Spreadsheet Server.
Will I need a data warehouse for Spreadsheet Server?
No, there is no data warehouse or additional hardware required.
Do I need training? How long is training?
Yes, if users are familiar with Excel, they will need minimal training to use Spreadsheet Server. No programming or query knowledge is necessary. Users simply utilize the standard Excel spreadsheet capabilities supplemented with simple cell formulas to gain access to their dynamic financial information.
Can I do reporting beyond the GL?
Yes, please inquire about our ad hoc capabilities and other components in our Excel Automation Roadmap (i.e. Enterprise Budgeting, etc).
Is this a Business Intelligence tool? What if I already have a BI tool?
Spreadsheet Server is a multi-faceted application it serves many causes and can address multiple reporting challenges both tactical in nature as well enterprise wide. If you already have a BI strategy in place then Spreadsheet Server provides that tactical compliment to the leading BI tools (i.e. Cognos, Business Objects, Hyperion, etc). In fact, over 83% of Global Software Inc.'s 5,000+ clients in 50 countries use Spreadsheet Server harmoniously with their existing BI solution. If your organization doesn’t have a conventional proprietary BI offering and doesn’t have the resource to purchase, implement, maintain a data warehouse/cubes, non-Excel-based solution, etc. or doesn’t see that as partof your grand reporting strategy then Spreadsheet Server can provide an economical quick time to deployment, intuitive interface (Excel-based) all while leveraging its Dynamic Spreadsheet Methodology (DSM) without staging areas and data warehousing across your organization’s enterprise.
Where do I find which versions of my ERP are supported?
We support most worldwide ERP systems, but you may contact us directly regarding your specific needs.
What is the difference between this tool and my current reporting strategy?
Every reporting environment is different, however most prospective users we encounter are either using a data warehouse that reflects yesterday's data, manually rekeying data or have an IT maintain the current reporting environment exclusively. With our application(s) users are empowered to be self-sufficient while accessing 'live' data in a secure environment.
I've invested significant time in my current reporting strategy, will I lose reports I have already created?
No, Spreadsheet Server is compatible with any Excel reports already developed.
Can Spreadsheet Server be used for CAFR Generation?
Absolutely. Spreadsheet Server completely automates the process of CAFR Generation.
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