Oracle Reporting with
the Ease of Excel
Len Snell - Regional Sales Manager
Dedicated to the development
of superior financial reporting
solutions for Oracle
Excel is where we do most of our work, and because of that familiarity, we could see how GL Wand might make us more productive.
Diane Pinkerman, Director of Finance, Jacksonville Aviation Authority
Founded in 2005
Used by over 550 of the worlds leading companies with over
14,000 users in over 62
Rarely do users thank you for a new product, but almost every controller has thanked IT for GL Wand.
Rob Duncan, Chief Information Officer, Powell Industries
We actually got overnight responseswe would send an email with a question or problem and the next morning we would get an explanation or even a patch to help us with our specific problem.
Dale Kukielka, Senior Business Analyst, Upsher-Smith Laboratories
Corporate headquarters:Sydney, Australia
N. America headquarters: Raleigh, NC
Regional offices:- Australia
- United States
- United Kingdom
- United Arab Emirates
- South Africa
OAUG 5 Star Partner
Voted Most Innovative at South African Oracle Users
Awarded Partner of the Year for past 3 years for UK Oracle
Users Group (UKOUG)
Awarded UK Oracle Users Group (UKOUG) Software Product of the Year Finalist for 2012 Business Finance Awards Excel4apps has a relationship-oriented philosophy and takes care
of its customers and partners.
Jose Flores, Associate Director, Quadrantix
Excel Live Refresh 11i or R12
Replacement for Client ADI
Accelerate EO Period Closes
No data warehouse needed
Automate Report Distribution
Leverage Existing Security
Ease your Upgrade to R12
GL WandGET BALANCE
Connect to live
Oracle data with
simple formulas in
DRILL DOWN >> Drill down to the balance, journal or
even subledger level by double clicking any item.
1) Easy to install and use.
Test for yourself
in the trial.
2) Report data always = Oracle EBS LIVE data.
Oracle in trial
3) Lower cost of ownership.
4) Secure. Test for yourself
in the trial.
5) Proven global product support.
Ask our other
Test us in trial.
6) Proven remote report development services and
training services available.
Choose to do it
yourself or ask
us to assist
7) Try before you buy. Low risk
Hard to create dashboards Easy Dashboarding
Create drillable dashboards
at a fraction of the cost.
Data is out-of-date Real-time ReportingReal-time Oracle data is
available for performing
reconciliations and month end.
No background refresh.
No Data warehouse.
Static FSG Reports Easy Excel based reports
Save 2-4 days per user via
increased productivity. Excel
front end to real-time data!
Browser Inquiry inefficient Drillable Excel InquiryResolve queries faster.
Increase Validity of
Spreadsheet data via drill
to balances, journals,
Hard to share reports Email as PDF, XLS
Automate month end via mass
sharing to the right people using
Report Distribution Manager.
Hard to write reports Report creation easy as Copy & Paste
No dependency on IT. Easily
created tailored reports using
Copy & Paste.
World leading IT research & advisory company.
Partner to 13,000 companies in 85 countries
Gartner proposes using Financial Analytic products like Excel4apps as part of a broader
business analytic strategy
1 Source: Gartner Report: IT Market Clock for Financial Management, Analyst: Nigel Rayner, August 14, 2013
Report referenced is not public, you will need to request from your Gartner representative
Report Highlights for Financial Analytic Applications
1. Offerings from specialist vendors remain popular as a tactical, cost-effective way to improve finance end-user reporting and analysis with minimal IT involvement. Many of these, such as Excel4apps are linked to specific core financial applications/ERP suites 1
Excel4apps empowers end users to create their own reports in Excel.
2. Consider applications from specialist vendors on a tactical basis, but you must view these applications as part of a broader business analytics strategy. 1
Excel4apps solutions complement your BI strategy, are quick to install, easy to use, solve a specific business problem and have a low total cost of ownership.
1. Packaged Data Extraction Capability:
Applications include predefined connector to data sources like ERPs
Excel4apps has packaged connectors for both SAP and Oracle for real-time
access to data.
2. Predefined Data Model:
The financial modules in ERP applications generally have limited reporting capabilities, due to their complex data models. These applications enable finance
users to create their own financial and management reports, and perform ad hoc
analysis without significant IT support. 1
Hides complex underlying application models from users
Excel4apps leverages existing Excel competencies of users and wizards make reports quick and easy to create.
Installation is as easy as you can get from a software standpoint from an IT standpoint, we could
see that maintenance was
Rob Duncan, CEO, Powell Industries
GL Wand is a fabulous tool, we love it
GL Wand has given our finance users the freedom to
think outside the box and be
more innovative with business
Martin Stanton, VP Finance,
Destination Hotels & Resorts
GL Wand has been a big hit with Cairns
Cairn Energy PLC
I estimate it will save me 2-3 days per month
GL Wand has proven extremely valuable in
accessing our Oracle
data with Excel"
Michael Hinck, Finance
Systems Project Manager,
It took less than two hours to train report
users. The time savings
for everyone is incredible
Francis Nocom, Application
Over 14,000 users in 62 countries
Over 25 published customer case studies
Free in-house 30-day Trial
No middleware or data warehouse requirements
Installs in minutes
Use Report Wizard to build report
3 Simple Steps
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Regional Sales Manager