Gartner Research

Using Automation in Audit

Published: 01 April 2019

ID: G00707454

Analyst(s): Audit Research Team


As audit departments explore and deploy technology to improve their work’s quality and efficiency, many audit leaders seek to understand how their departments can use and select different automation tools. This research explains benefits and use cases and provides guidance on tool selection.

Table Of Contents

Benefits of Automation

Considerations for Adopting Automation

Automation and Advanced Analytics Use Cases

Table 1: Automation and Advanced Analytics Use Cases for Audit

Selecting Methods for Automation and Advanced Analytics

Automation Value Assessment

Table 2: Automation Value Assessment Considerations and Metrics

Tool Selection Assessment

Table 3: Tool Selection Assessment


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