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Global Chemical Company Automates Risks Identification with CaseWare IDEA 14Sep
2018

Global Chemical Company Automates Risks Identification with CaseWare IDEA

Global corporation used IDEA to standardize & develop an automated process to comply with anti-corruption policy.

Telecommunications Provider Turns Two Days of Work Into...

Telecommunications Provider Turns Two Days of Work Into...

14 September 2018

One of the world’s largest telecom companies' internal audit team leverages tech to analyze trends, tendencies & patterns within customer & financial data.

One of the world’s largest telecom companies' internal audit team leverages tech to analyze trends, tendencies & patterns within customer & financial data.

Global Energy Corporation Uses IDEA to Identify Duplicates

Global Energy Corporation Uses IDEA to Identify Duplicates

24 June 2016

Case Study of global energy corporation using an IDEAScript to find duplicates in accounts payable and P-Card payments.

Case Study of global energy corporation using an IDEAScript to find duplicates in accounts payable and P-Card payments.

University Automates Analysis of AP, P-Card and Employee...

University Automates Analysis of AP, P-Card and Employee...

23 June 2016

University auditors implement IDEA to analyze Accounts Payable, P-Card and employee data for duplicates and potential matches to identify potential fraud.

University auditors implement IDEA to analyze Accounts Payable, P-Card and employee data for duplicates and potential matches to identify potential fraud.

Construction Materials Company Converts ASCII to Unicode Using IDEAScript
22 June 2016

Construction Materials Company Converts ASCII to Unicode Using IDEAScript

IDEA Server Helps Global Locations Share Information in a Unified Format

Construction material company implements CaseWare IDEA® Server to distribute task processing of IDEA functions across three global locations.

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AOC Solutions Optimizes Financial Performance For Federal Agency
20 June 2016

AOC Solutions Optimizes Financial Performance For Federal Agency

Data Analytics Used to Analyze 9 Million Records

Using CaseWare IDEA, AOC Solutions simultaneously analyzed five years of data from three separate systems to better understand business events & processes.

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O&G Supplier Uses IDEA to Test Controls Across Multiple ERP Systems
19 June 2016

O&G Supplier Uses IDEA to Test Controls Across Multiple ERP Systems

Analytic Toolbox Helps Test Revenue & Receivables Controls

A Global 500 tech supplier used CaseWare IDEA to process large amounts of data from multiple ERP systems to test controls for revenues and receivables.

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Colorado State Auditor’s Office Uses IDEA to Review Financial Statements
16 June 2016

Colorado State Auditor’s Office Uses IDEA to Review Financial Statements

Automated Process Saves Hundreds of Work Hours

Colorado Office of the State Auditor reached out to Audimation's Solutions Development team to become more efficient in their statistical sampling approach.

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Challenging Imports
15 June 2016

Challenging Imports

Success Story

The firm needed to import a receivables trial balance, displaying important accounts by date with details, into CaseWare IDEA® for analysis.

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Custom IDEAScript Streamlines Payment Tracking
14 June 2016

Custom IDEAScript Streamlines Payment Tracking

Nonprofit Automates Accounts Payable Process Tests Identify Improper Payments

Read how a non-profit services organization uses IDEAScripts to automate frequent audits of accounts payable records to identify improper payments.  

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2018 IDEA® User of Excellence Award Winner Selected
15 June 2018

2018 IDEA® User of Excellence Award Winner Selected

Jennifer Girard, CIDA with American Red Cross Recognized for Exceptional Use of Data Analytics

Jennifer Girard, Sr Auditor with the American Red Cross is the recipient of the 2018 US IDEA UoE Award. She utilized IDEA to assist Finance Department during a natural disaster.

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The Rules of Nature and Audit
6 June 2018

The Rules of Nature and Audit

What’s missing is often as important as what’s present. The rules of nature apply very well to audit if you consider, “Everyone knows it, but do you test for it?”

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Using IDEA to Import QuickBooks General Ledger Data
4 June 2018

Using IDEA to Import QuickBooks General Ledger Data

The General Ledger is typically the starting point to an expanse of detailed information, see a step-by-step guide on how to get a readable version in idea.

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New Features in IDEA 10.3 Part II
10 May 2018

New Features in IDEA 10.3 Part II

IDEA Tech Tip

In a recent article, we introduced the improvements to Stratified Random Samples and Python integration added in IDEA 10.3. But that’s just a small part...

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Cargo Company Swaps Programming-Intensive Data Analytics Software for CaseWare IDEA
10 May 2018

Cargo Company Swaps Programming-Intensive Data Analytics Software for CaseWare IDEA

Auditors Achieve More Success in First Year with IDEA Than 5+ Years with Other Tool

With the entire audit team up and running using data analytics, they are finding new ways to integrate IDEA into other areas of the business and automate repeatable processes.

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Maximizing Your Environment - Global Variables
8 May 2018

Maximizing Your Environment - Global Variables

Consider scope to be a building in which people work. The tools required to accomplish their tasks will of course be housed in that building, but in scripting it’s important to determine which tools need to be shared among the buildings.

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Tips on Acquiring Data
8 May 2018

Tips on Acquiring Data

An IDEA User Shares Frequent Practices

When working with rows and columns of data to spot suspicious behaviors, fraud and errors can look very similar to one another. While Yeriazarian often uses Excel as an interim format for data, he also understands there are several avenues to navigate before getting the right data.

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Identifying Churn in AR
19 April 2018

Identifying Churn in AR

IDEA Tech Tip

Customer churn (customer attrition, turnover, or defection) is when a customer decides to stop engagement with your company. IDEA can help easily identify “churn” in accounts receivable by following these steps...

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Jeremy Clopton Joins Integration Partnership Program to Help Professionals State & Sustain Their Use of Data Analytics
18 April 2018

Jeremy Clopton Joins Integration Partnership Program to Help Professionals State & Sustain Their Use of Data Analytics

Data analytics & fraud detection expert Jeremy Clopton joins the Audimation Integration Partnership program to help organizations leverage data analytics.

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Think Like a Thief to Catch One
11 April 2018

Think Like a Thief to Catch One

Apply Logic to Detect Peculiar Behavior

When working with rows & columns of data to spot suspicious behaviors, fraud & errors can look very similar to one another. Tips on sniffing out fraud.

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5 Elements of a Successful Data Analytics Program
12 March 2018

5 Elements of a Successful Data Analytics Program

Building a successful, sustainable data analytics program takes effort…and a few other elements.

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The Power of Field Statistics
7 March 2018

The Power of Field Statistics

IDEA Tech Tip

IDEA’s Field Statistics can save you a wealth of time. It should be the first thing you go to after importing a file. Why?

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Using Data Analytics to Prepare for Fieldwork
20 February 2018

Using Data Analytics to Prepare for Fieldwork

Automating High-Risk Transactions with IDEA

See how a global corporation used IDEA to develop an automated process to prepare auditors for on-site work.

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People. Processes. Tools.
5 February 2018

People. Processes. Tools.

Successful Integration of Data Analytics

Expert IDEA users share their experiences and advice for building and sustaining a successful data analytics program.

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