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The Blog About Spreadsheets, EUCs, Compliance Risk, and The Headaches Mismanaging Them Cause
A search of the internet suggests that the average age of an internal auditor is around 40 years old. That's roughly the same age of the most popular software programming language still used by most organizations today— the spreadsheet. Invented in 1979,...read more
A recent paper, authored by widely regarded model risk experts, highlights the often ignored elephant in the room. Models can be, and often are, developed by end users utilizing Excel spreadsheets and other end user tools. “Often deployed in desktop-type...read more
Financial Controllers at public companies know they are responsible for the accuracy, timeliness, and regulatory compliance (e.g. Sarbanes Oxley or SOX) of recorded financial reporting. Financial controllers also identify any discrepancies in the books,...read more
Lurking Deep Within The Shadows The coronavirus has changed how businesses operate. Moving forward, it appears many organizations will continue to allow their employees to work remotely. IT leaders have accelerated digital transformation initiatives to...read more
Not All EUCs Are Created Equal Finding your important EUCs can be a challenge if you don't know where to start. Before we dive deeper into this topic, let's take a step back. How many saved spreadsheets do you think your whole organization has? How about...read more
After releasing the web-based Discovery module in Beta 10.16.0, it is with great pride to announce it’s now available to all Apparity customers! I talked about this new feature in a previous blog post but want to re-iterate the benefits of the all-new...read more