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Towards Evaluating the Quality of a Spreadsheet: The Case of the Analytical Spreadsheet Model

@article{Grossman2011TowardsET,
  title={Towards Evaluating the Quality of a Spreadsheet: The Case of the Analytical Spreadsheet Model},
  author={Thomas A. Grossman and V. Mehrotra and Johncharles Sander},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2011},
  volume={abs/1111.6907}
}
  • Thomas A. Grossman, V. Mehrotra, Johncharles Sander
  • Published 2011
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
  • We consider the challenge of creating guidelines to evaluate the quality of a spreadsheet model. We suggest four principles. First, state the domain—the spreadsheets to which the guidelines apply. Second, distinguish between the process by which a spreadsheet is constructed from the resulting spreadsheet artifact. Third, guidelines should be written in terms of the artifact, independent of the process. Fourth, the meaning of “quality” must be defined. We illustrate these principles with an… CONTINUE READING
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