The Business Case for Managing End User Computing

Spreadsheets and other forms of end user computing (EUC) occupy the grey zone of enterprise technology. Often ignored, when they do surface for discussion the language can be more emotional than factual.

This white paper looks behind the emotions to discuss why EUC applications exist in modern businesses, exploring the issues of risk, reputation and cost overheads. It further considers the returns to be gained by implementing formal approaches to the management of EUC, including the use of technology solutions.