Technology is constantly changing and with that change a need arises to reevaluate how we approach auditing. We are seeing more electronic transaction documentation and less paper. Clients want more data analysis and conclusions on the data. In order to stay ahead of this evolution, we need to understand and develop new techniques in auditing. We will cover basic knowledge on big data and data analytics with broad application and offer detailed practical guidance and illustrations.
• Understand what data analytics and big data are and how they affect the audit process
• Identification of Software tools and how they can help
• Takeaway practical processes and procedures that can be applied to future engagements.