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Rafael Advanced Systems Ltd.

Israel’s Rafael Advanced Systems Ltd. Selects Global Software, Inc.’s Spreadsheet Server for use with Oracle®

For Immediate Release - Mon, 2012-04-30


Raleigh, North Carolina USA

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 Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd, with headquarters in Israel, has selected Global's Spreadsheet Server for use with Oracle® powered by the QueryExchange™. Spreadsheet Server works as an intuitive Microsoft® add-in providing live reporting and analysis from Oracle into Excel. This empowers end users with the ability to use familiar Excel features and functions to create dynamic dashboard views from Oracle. 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. In addition, Spreadsheet Server has the ability to dynamically access the following modules: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Inventory, Projects, OPM and more. Rafael Advanced Systems will also leverage the Distribution Manager utility, which empowers users to automate the delivery of key business information.

Global worked strategically with Yael Software & Systems Ltd. of Kfar Saba, Israel, a member of Global Software's worldwide partner network, to provide their Spreadsheet Automation Solutions to Rafael Advanced Systems to automate their financial analysis capabilities in Microsoft® Excel. For more information about Yael Software & Systems, visit

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd, designs, develops, manufactures and supplies a wide range of high-tech defense systems for air, land, sea and space applications. Rafael was established as part of the Ministry of Defense more than 50 years ago and was incorporated in 2002. Rafael has created partnerships with companies in Israel and with leading aerospace and defense companies overseas. Rafael current employs approximately 6,500 people. To learn more, visit:


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 , or call toll-free 1.800.326.3444.



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