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Glencore Xstrata plc Chooses Global Software, Inc.’s Spreadsheet Server for use with SAP®

For Immediate Release - Wed, 2013-09-18

Glencore Xstrata

Global Software, Inc., the official author of the Automation Road Map Strategy™ and the number one provider of Microsoft® Excel-based automation and analysis tools to the leading enterprise resource planning (ERP) platforms, announces today that Glencore Xstrata headquartered in Switzerland has selected Global's Spreadsheet Server for use with SAP® powered by the QueryExchange™. Spreadsheet Server works as an intuitive Microsoft® add-in providing live 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. The cloud-based QueryExchange™ component of Spreadsheet Server enables user organizations to select and tailor pre-built queries to meet their specific needs. Utilized in the QueryExchange™, the SmartPak™ feature is way to group pre-configured queries together. Searching by selecting a SmartPak™ gives users a quick and reliable way to access a group of dedicated pre-defined queries. In addition, Spreadsheet Server has the ability to dynamically access the following modules: FI, CO, PCA, SD, MM, PP, QM, PM, HR, PS, New GL, and Special Ledgers. In addition, Glencore Xstrata will leverage the Distribution Manager utility, which empowers users to automate the delivery of key business information.

 

 

Glencore Xstrata is one of the world's largest global diversified natural resource companies and is one of the biggest companies within the FTSE 100 Index. The Group's industrial and marketing activities are supported by a global network of more than 90 offices located in over 50 countries. Their diversified operations comprise of over 150 mining and metallurgical sites, offshore oil production assets, farms and agricultural facilities. They employ approximately 190,000 people, including contractors. Glencore Xstrata has a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and a secondary quote on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx). The ticker codes for Glencore Xstrata are:

London Stock Exchange: GLEN
Hong Kong Stock Exchange: 805
ISIN: JE00B4T3BW64

To learn more visit: www.glencoreexstrata.com.


ABOUT GLOBAL SOFTWARE, INC.

Founded in 1973, with worldwide corporate headquarters in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina, USA, Global Software, Inc., is the official author of the Automation Road Map Strategy™ for Microsoft® Excel and the No.1 provider of Microsoft® Excel-based automation solutions in support of leading ERP platforms from vendors including SAP, Oracle®, JD Edwards®, PeopleSoft®, Lawson®, Sage® and Infor™. Global's Spreadsheet Automation tools, comprised of the flagship Spreadsheet Server, Powered by the QueryExchange™, and Enterprise Budgeting are the fulcrum of Global′s applications suite. Global′s products are used in 40+ countries, by over 4,000 customers and 175,000+ users worldwide who are supported by Global′s 24/7/365 services and support infrastructure. In addition, Global′s worldwide partner channel is comprised of over 120 member companies. For more information, visit, globalsoftwareinc.com or call toll-free 1.800.326.3444.

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