Talking About Tech Shifts at TEC 2016

Workiva’s TEC 2016 user conference kicked off today, and I have the good fortune to be on site here in San Diego. Today’s main sessions hit on themes of technology power and flexibility—which compliance and audit executives certainly need as they confront the modern regulatory and reporting climate.

Workiva started by announcing a flurry of enhancements to its flagship Wdesk data platform, including new spreadsheet and formula capabilities that will allow better control over company data. Users will be able to build more complex spreadsheets, working with others in real time, using an advanced formula editor. That will lead to stronger data linking, better audit trails, and easier collaboration. (Word that Wdesk will now be able to synch cross-sheet formulas was a particular applause line with the crowd this morning.)

Still, the bigger picture is how Workiva is trying to fit Wdesk into the larger technology and regulatory landscape. So let’s get into it...

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Matt Kelly