Business Intelligence

The State of Self-Service Data Preparation and Analysis Using Spreadsheets in Europe

Provided by Alteryx

Category Business Intelligence

Type White Paper

Length 12

Publish Date October 26 2017

Date posted December 20 2017


According to a recent survey by IDC, advanced spreadsheet users spend at least 28 hours per week on data preparation and analysis. And a significant portion of that time is spent doing manual, repetitive work every time data changes. Download this IDC Info Brief to access the complete survey results, and understand the impact that advanced spreadsheet usage is having on the data preparation and analytic processes across organisations. Learn the:

  • Most prevalent use cases, activities, and functions that are affected by time consuming spreadsheet use 
  • Types of activities leading to repeated work in spreadsheets, and the data governance and financial impact               
  • Top 3 barriers organisations face when considering alternative tools and approaches       
  • Recommendations for improving self-service data preparation and analysis

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