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ALSO CALLED: VisiCalc
DEFINITION: VisiCalc was the original computer spreadsheet program. Very popular among early personal computer users, it could also be said to have been the first killer app. Many people bought computers just so they could use VisiCalc. Created by Dan Bricklin and Bob Frankston in Bricklin's attic in 1979, VisiCalc originally ran on Apple computers. An IBM PC version became available in 1981.Prior to VisiCalc,  … 
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Wales & West Utilities Distributes Data Entry Savings across the Company with Winshuttle
sponsored by Winshuttle, LLC
CASE STUDY: Wales & West Utilities uses Winshuttle to streamline SAP data loading and extraction in multiple business areas, from finance to asset management.
Posted: 05 Dec 2008 | Published: 05 Dec 2008

Winshuttle, LLC

Simplify the User Experience: Enable Business Users to Automate the Integration of Microsoft Office Business Applications with the SAP Business Suite
sponsored by Winshuttle, LLC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how Winshuttle data management applications enable finance, accounts payable/receivable, purchasing, human resources and production planning teams to easily automate the incorporation of Excel data into an SAP solution.
Posted: 04 Dec 2008 | Published: 04 Dec 2008

Winshuttle, LLC

Best Practices for Data Loading into SAP ERP Systems
sponsored by Winshuttle, LLC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines existing data-loading methods and best practices to easily incorporate data into SAP solutions.
Posted: 03 Dec 2008 | Published: 03 Dec 2008

Winshuttle, LLC

Turning the Compliance Challenge into a Business Advantage
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: New rules have spawned an army of consultants, vendors and solutions to address the "compliance" problem. Read this paper to learn how to turn the compliance challenge into a business advantage.
Posted: 26 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Managing the Chargeback Life Cycle
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
PRODUCT LITERATURE: The SAP Paybacks and Chargebacks application by Vistex allows manufacturers and distributors to manage the entire chargeback process life cycle, from claim initiation and receipt through adjudication, accrual, settlement, and post settlement adjustment.
Posted: 18 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Four Steps to a Best-Run Business
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document describes how you can build a strategy to unify and run your business more effectively.
Posted: 17 Sep 2008 | Published: 17 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Agile Tools: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
sponsored by TargetProcess, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This article explains various approaches for agile project management and provide comparisons between the simplest tools (index cards and whiteboards), spreadsheets, traditional project management software and agile project management software.
Posted: 26 Aug 2008 | Published: 26 Aug 2008

TargetProcess, Inc.

The Netweaver Upgrade: Ensuring Performance While Balancing Cost with Risk
sponsored by HyPerformix
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses critical factors every IT decision maker needs to know when upgrading to NetWeaver, to ensure system performance and availability, and to balance cost with the risks of downtime.
Posted: 16 Jul 2008 | Published: 16 Jul 2008

HyPerformix

Business Intelligence: The Definitive Guide for Midsize Organizations
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Business intelligence (BI) allows organizations to better understand, analyze, and even predict what's occurring in their company.
Posted: 09 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Empowering Mid-Sized Organizations to Illuminate SAP Data
sponsored by Business Objects
PRODUCT LITERATURE: BusinessObject Edge Series Integration for SAP Solutions is the first and only business intelligence (BI) solution designed specifically for mid-sized organizations that run SAP. Learn about its complete set of award-winning BI capabilities in this paper.
Posted: 04 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Business Objects

Marcus & Millichap Sharpens Reporting with Business Objects Edge
sponsored by Business Objects
CASE STUDY: Marcus & Millichap needed to provide its agents and their clients with timely and accurate data on market trends. In this case study learn how Business Objects Edge Premium was their solution.
Posted: 04 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

Business Objects

Accelerate Sales Velocity
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Oracle has documented five best practices for dramatically improving pipeline management and, in turn, increasing sales velocity.
Posted: 02 Jun 2008 | Published: 02 Jun 2008

Oracle Corporation

The 2007 Regulatory Compliance Executive Survey
sponsored by Polivec
WHITE PAPER: The findings in this report were taken from 142 respondents to an online survey administered in 2007. Participants were primarily senior business executives and professionals in the compliance and IT fields from a broad array of industries.
Posted: 25 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Polivec

ESG: Improving the Legal Discovery Process with More Efficient Information Management
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines how one solution provider, EMC, is helping customers address electronic discovery challenges by helping customers manage their information infrastructure more effectively.
Posted: 13 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

EMC Corporation

Enterprise Services Architecture for Higher Education and Research: A Roadmap for Efficiency and Innovation
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
PRODUCT LITERATURE: Higher education relies on information technology to improve operational efficiency. Discover how enterprise Service Oriented Architecture (enterprise SOA) helps leverage the current IT assets to provide improved education and research at a lower cost.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

SAP America, Inc.

The Impact of Lean on Consumer Product Manufacturers
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the impact of Lean on consumer product manufacturers and gain key tips in implementing successful Lean initiatives across the enterprise.
Posted: 04 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

SAP America, Inc.

Actuate Rich Information Applications Platform Tour
sponsored by Actuate
SOFTWARE DEMO: Discover how Actuate enables organizations to make interactions and service a better, more convenient experience for their customers.
Posted: 07 Jan 2008 | Premiered: 03 Jan 2008

Actuate

Promoting Growth through Incentive Compensation Management: Technology Tools Increase Visibility and Control
sponsored by Varicent Software Incorporated
WHITE PAPER: Discover how sales compensation management software helps companies administer complex compensation plans, manage costs, and predict results, thus providing greater control over their sales compensation plans as well as measuring the cost o...
Posted: 10 May 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Varicent Software Incorporated
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SPREADSHEETS DEFINITION (continued): …  a spreadsheet required that a user who changed one figure on a spreadsheet had to manually recalculate the effect of that change on other figures. VisiCalc not only exploited the computer to automatically update a spreadsheet but allowed the user to immediately see all the changes.Never patented, VisiCalc was soon followed by what became an even more popular spreadsheet program, Lotus 1-2-3. Later, Microsoft developed Excel and included it in its widely-sold Office suite.VisiCalc was coded in assembler for the microprocessor in the Apple II and tested in a Multics system at MIT. The original … 
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