This case study of Export Development Canada is based on an April 2017 survey of Global Software, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.
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The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Atlas:
- Rekeying data from Microsoft Dynamics into spreadsheets
- Heavy reliance on IT to create or edit reports
- Creating reports in a timely manner
Used Atlas for reporting beyond Financials/GL in the following areas:
- Reports for top management
- Job costing
Chose Atlas over the following tools:
- An Excel Add-in
- Other Excel-based reporting software
The surveyed company achieved the following results with Atlas:
- The removal of disparate static excel sheets
- Streamlined report creation
- Improved data accuracy
Streamlined the following processes by using Atlas:
- Preparing Audit and Tax schedules
- Budgeting / Forecasting processes
Gained the ability to do the following by using Atlas:
- Centralize reporting practices
- Gain Data Validation capability
Freed up 100-200 hours in one year throughout their organization by using Atlas for reporting..
Freed up 200-300 hours in one year throughout their organization by using the data migration / upload functionality within Atlas.
Source: Mehmet Incegil, Accounting Manager, Export Development
Published: April 26, 2017 TVID: DD3-24C-45B