A lot of the success of an application depends on how good its reporting capabilities are. At Presbyterian Healthcare Services, a leading healthcare provider, Microsoft Excel has been installed on virtually every desktop and used by majority of business professionals. It should come as no surprise that when users want to view and analyze information, a great majority of them want to do this in Excel. more
Dan Tynan is contributing editor at InfoWorld, author of the Tynan on Technology blog, and co-founder of eSarcasm, an award-winning geek humor site. Dan Tynan has been writing and editing stories about technology and its discontents for more than 20 years. During that time he’s been an editor in chief and an executive editor for national magazines, written for more than 50 publications, and taken home a closet full of awards.