City of Palo Alto Selects Global Software, Inc.′s Spreadsheet Server for use with SAP®
For Immediate Release - Thu, 2015-11-19
RALEIGH, NC USA
Global Software, Inc., the innovative leader of Microsoft® Excel-based automation and reporting tools to leading Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Business Intelligence (BI), announces today that Palo Alto, California-based municipality, City of Palo Alto, has selected Global's Spreadsheet Server for use with SAP® powered by the QueryExchange™. Spreadsheet Server works as an intuitive, Excel based reporting platform, providing live financial and operational reporting and analysis from SAP into Excel. This empowers end users with the ability to use familiar Excel features and functions to create dynamic dashboard views from SAP. These views can be accessed, automated and presented with our formula driven methodology, including summary balances and detailed drill-downs. In addition, the City of Palo Alto will leverage the Distribution Manager publishing utility, which empowers users to automate the delivery of key business information.
The City of Palo Alto is more than 100 years old, and is named after a majestic 1000 (not 250) year old coastal redwood tree along San Francisquito Creek, where early Spanish explorers settled. The blend of business and residential areas anchored by a vibrant downtown defines Palo Alto’s unique character. Unique among California cities, Palo Alto is a full-service municipality that owns and operates its gas, electric, water, sewer, refuse and storm drainage services at very competitive rates for its customers. More information can be found at http:// cityofpaloalto.org/.
ABOUT GLOBAL SOFTWARE, INC.
Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based automation & reporting software solutions to enhance the world’s foremost Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and operational platforms. The Company’s flagship offering, Spreadsheet Server streamlines data analytic processes and bridge the operational gap between Company data and reporting, resulting in timely and cost saving secure financial and operational reporting, budgeting, and automated report delivery. With best-in-class solutions, their Dynamic Spreadsheet Methodology (DSM), a highly scalable and efficient operating platform, and a strong track-record of success, Global Software, Inc. has grown to be the most dominant provider in Excel automation and data analysis. Spreadsheet Server is at the center of converging trends – supremacy of Microsoft Excel, demand for reporting, growth in the business automation software industry, and increased investment in IT. Founded in 1973, with worldwide headquarters in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina, USA, Global’s products are used in 50+ countries, by over 2,500 supported customers, 50,000 users worldwide who are serviced by Global’s 24/7/365 support infrastructure.
Amy Collier, Director of Marketing Communications and Strategy
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