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Upcoming Webinars: “Lead your Analytics Practice” and “Auditing in an SAP® Environment”

We have two 60-minute webinars coming up in the next few weeks. If you’re interested in being a catalyst for your team’s data analytics practice, our first webinar is definitely for you! And if your organization is using SAP as their ERP system, we invite you to join us at
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Audit and risk management software: Why are some teams lagging behind board and management expectations?

Three leading organizations in the internal audit and risk management world recently released reports on current hot topics.  The Institute of Internal auditors, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Protiviti each performed surveys of Chief Audit Executives, senior business management and board
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Who’s Using ACL GRC? Read the Latest News Releases

The ACL GRC buzz is spreading across all industries and we’re thrilled to share the latest news releases and case studies. So, who’s using ACL GRC, how and why? Tennessee Department of Transportation: “ACL’s solutions are the gold standard in risk and control data analysis
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Plan for action and then act

The headline in a recent CFO article reads “Internal auditors who incorporate data analytics will reap the benefits of real-time risk management”. The article goes on to refer to a PricewaterhouseCoopers State of the Profession Survey which highlights the gap between widespread agreem
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A Year in Review at ACL

A message from VP of Research & Development, Keith Cerny The past year at ACL has seen us on an incredible journey as we continue to make significant investment in R&D to deliver an increasing level of value to our customers. We have been very busy and we released major and mi
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“SE16 is a hog and your IT folks will scream if you use it”- An excerpt from our social media community

Social media discussions often get more interesting when ACL’s Andrew Monroe steps in. (The title of this blog should be some indication of Andrew’s way with words.) A question was recently posted in the ACL LinkedIn Group  on performing analytics with SAP data. Andrew had plent
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Achieving High Performance Data Analysis with ACL

For my first blog post at ACL, I want to focus on an area that is close to my heart; product performance. When I first joined ACL, I was impressed to learn about the sheer volume of data that is regularly analyzed by ACL customers using our software. Everyday there are thousands of pe
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My Best Money-Saving Audit Finding Ever

Rich Lanza joins us on the ACL Blog, with a new series called Practical Data Alchemy Using ACL Software.  In my long travels with ACL software, I am almost embarrassed to admit that one of the largest audit findings made to date was using the ACL Analytics AGE Command and done in abou
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Analogies, Metaphors and Imagery

Over the years I have heard of many different analogies or imagery to describe ACL and audit analytic use and what distinguishes it from generic analytic technologies. “It lets you find the needle in a haystack”, for example, is a longstanding saying. One that has also bee
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Online Documentation – docs.acl.com

Did you know that ACL provides its product documentation and help on the web? Just go to http://docs.acl.com to access a full range of documentation. We’ve recently revised the homepage to make it easier to navigate to specific versions of the product documentation. You can also
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