Desktop Spreadsheet Alternatives to Know

February 2, 2013

The electronic spreadsheet is among the top five most important advances in business management to come along in the last hundred years. It revolutionized almost all aspects of running an organization. It was the original “killer app” that made it necessary for people to go out and buy a personal computer. Yet our recent benchmark research project confirmed advice we have been giving for the past decade: Spreadsheets are a fabulous tool, but they have limits, and those who fail to respect those limits wind up paying a price.