According to a recent survey by IDC, advanced spreadsheet users spend at least 26 hours per week on data preparation and analysis. A significant portion of that time is spent doing manual, repetitive work every time data changes.
Download this IDC InfoBrief to get the full details of the survey and understand the impact that advanced spreadsheet usage is having on the data preparation and analytic processes throughout organizations. Discover the:
- Most prevalent use cases, activities, and functions with spreadsheets
- Types of activities leading to repeated work in spreadsheets and the impact they have on finances and data governance
- Top 3 barriers organizations face when considering alternative tools and approaches
- Recommendations for improving self-service data preparation and analysis
“This software has the opportunity to solve productivity issues that, according to IDC, result in $60 billion wasted in the U.S. every year by advanced spreadsheet users.”
— “The State of Self-Service Data Preparation and Analysis Using Spreadsheets,” IDC InfoBrief