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The Blog About Spreadsheets, EUCs, Compliance Risk, and The Headaches Mismanaging Them Cause
The State of EUC Data Governance

The State of EUC Data Governance

Why is EUC Data Governance Important? Global Regulatory Focus Regulators worldwide have recognized EUC data governance as a key gap in many companies and have placed increased scrutiny in this area. This is especially true in financial services. Regulators are...

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Apparity Customers Are Happier Than Ever

Apparity Customers Are Happier Than Ever

Thank you to our customers for rewarding Apparity a Net Promotor Score (NPS) of 67 for 2020. For a second consecutive year, customers have rated their satisfaction with Apparity well above the industry average! In 2019, we began measuring our customer’s satisfaction...

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Five Worst Ways to Create an EUC Inventory

Five Worst Ways to Create an EUC Inventory

The important applications used for financial reporting, trading, liquidity analysis, and so on are known by many phrases and acronyms. They include “End User Computing” (EUC), “User Developed Applications” (UDA), “tools,” “calculators,” or plainly— spreadsheets....

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Spreadsheet Whack-a-Mole: The Unwinnable Game

Spreadsheet Whack-a-Mole: The Unwinnable Game

Why are Spreadsheets So Popular? “Excel is the best tool non-programmers have to write code and that is why it wins” wrote Salvatore Sanfilippo, a highly regarded distributed systems engineer, on YCombinator news. The idea for the first spreadsheet program occurred to...

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