Enterprise Applications & Architecture

Extensible Business Reporting Language Part 3: Using XBRL with Spreadsheets and Other Systems (Core Technologies)

Course Overview
In this third and final program in the WatchIT, Core Technologies series on the Extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL), expert Thomas Tribunella, explores the use of XBRL in conjunction with spreadsheets and other systems. Mr. Tribunella is a Certified Public Accountant and an associate professor at the State University of New York’s, Oswego campus.

XBRL is a language that enables the electronic communication of financial data that has truly revolutionized the world of business financial reporting. XBRL also offers an opportunity for IT professionals to closely align with their business colleagues; working jointly to solve reporting problems and issues well before financial reports are filed with government entities. Part 1 of the series provided an overview of XBRL and discussed its impact on IT, in Part 2, XBRL taxonomy building and coding was discussed.

Track: Core Technologies
Technical insights and the underlying concepts of essential technologies

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Understand the three strategies for implementing XBRL;
  • Bolt-on
  • Built-in
  • Deeply embedded
  • Explain how to use XML with other applications;
  • MS Excel and Access
  • Identify trends in XBRL reporting.

Speaker / Author:

Photo of Thomas Tribunella

Thomas Tribunella - Presenter
Thomas Tribunella earned his PhD at the State University of New York at Albany, MBA at the Rochester Institute of Technology, BBA at Niagara University, and is a Certified Public Accountant in New York State. He has been teaching, writing, and consulting for over 20 years. Dr. Tribunella has published over 35 journal articles, case studies, book chapters, and conference proceedings. He has also won four best paper awards at academic conferences. His teaching and research interests are in the field of Accounting Information Systems.

Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: $29.00


Course Code : WIT-1843v2

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning

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