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Evolving From Spreadsheets in the Age of Modern Analytics and Business Intelligence

Published: 23 August 2018

ID: G00367014

Analyst(s): Austin Kronz


Organizations have relied on spreadsheets for a range of business analytics purposes for many years. Data and analytics leaders must evaluate their continued reliance on such tools for use cases such as dashboard creation, reporting and modeling.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Standardize the Use of Key Metrics by Establishing Governance Over Data and Analytics
  • Identify the Types of Analyses Being Executed Using Spreadsheets That Should Be Replaced With Modern Solutions
  • Solidify Modern BI Adoption by Creating Teams of Modern Analytics Ambassadors

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