APIX Enterprise Architecture
Enabling your Excel® applications extract value from internal and 3rd party software assets
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The Excel® Paradox
Excel® is easy to use, flexible and powerful, making it ubiquitous on the Financial Services desktop.
Excel® is also singled out by Regulators and Enterprise IT as a dangerous tool, creating unacceptable, sometimes unmanageable risks.
- Uncontrolled retrieval and storage of data into insecure and unaudited local stores
- Plugin architecture is insecure and not centrally controlled, causes duplication and divergence
- Frequent packaging and distribution to multiple desktops is onerous and error prone
- Bottlenecks and failures when trying to process extra-large data sets