In most companies data is still collected using Excel spreadsheets. It´s flexibility for data collection and usage makes Excel an integral part of a company’s workflow and is therefore still the standard. However, the larger and more complex the amount of data to be coped with, the more Excel comes to its limits. Incorrect input – the human error – or version mess in capturing the data via email cost time, money and nerves.
To adapt the data collection and processing to current developments and ever-increasing data sets there are buzzwords, such as Big Data and Business Intelligence that companies have to cope with if they don´t want to fall behind competition.
To meet this needs the solution can be an Excel-based web solution. cii is such a solution. cii offers the advantages of Excel, but it adds the value of a web-based system.
The advantages are: