based Ventana, said that is no surprise: "There's more than 30 years of academic research that demonstrates that spreadsheets
owners should also define naming conventions for spreadsheets
to indicate the latest versions.
Chris Cochran, senior auditor in internal audit services at Oregon's Portland General Electric (PGE), says he's seen spreadsheet
errors that led to internal control deficiencies.
The solution is to manage spreadsheets
throughout their lifecycles with automated capabilities for version control, security, change management and collaborative review-and-approval processes.
The bottom line is that most organizations have few management controls around their spreadsheet
usage and those that do, are expending enormous time and resources on manual processes.
Given how common spreadsheet
errors are, why do so many organizations still stake their quality-control efforts on informal measures?
schedule for calculating estate tax for income in respect of the decedent.
Pro allows you to work with stored procedures using a parameter editor to set parameter values and provides the same spreadsheet
features for any data returned by the stored procedure.
cells are often used as variables to hold a value that may change over time and is used in other parts of the spreadsheet
Although Quicksheet works best with spreadsheets
with less than 2,500 cells (its maximum is 996 rows by 254 columns), within those limitations, it is a full-featured spreadsheet
and a steal at $39.
Long considered the spreadsheet
leader, Lotus 1-2-3 continues to dominate the PC-DOS arena (there's also Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows).
With the number of spreadsheet
programs available, an accountant is faced with many questions.