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<br /> LEVERAGING XBRL FOR<br /> VALUE IN ORGANIZATIONS<br /> Abstract<br /> ISACA and IFAC have jointly developed this paper to provide accounting and assurance professionals with guidance to leverage<br /> value from XBRL initiatives and compliance requirements. XBRL is a specialized form of eXtensible Markup Language (XML),<br /> a standard from the World Wide Web Consortium, the international organization that establishes web standards, which allows<br /> for advanced representation of business and financial data. The benefits and opportunities of embedding XBRL within internal<br /> processes can enhance management communication, thus increasing the value of information used within an organization.<br /> Examples and case study material are included.<br /> ISACA®<br /> With 95,000 constituents in 160 countries, ISACA (www.isaca.org) is a leading global<br /> provider of knowledge, certifications, community, advocacy and education on information<br /> systems (IS<a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=1"> LEVERAGING XBRL FOR VALUE IN ORGANIZATIONS </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=2"> ISACA® With 95,000 constituents in 160 countries,</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=3"> Disclaimer ISACA and IFAC have designed and creat</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=4"> TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. INTRODUCTION </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=5"> INTRODUCTION eXtensible Business Reporting Lan</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=6"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=7"> XBRL, An Explanation XBRL allows information t</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=8"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=9"> LEVERAGING XBRL FOR VALUE Organizations can le</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=10"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=11"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=12"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=13"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=14"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=15"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=16"> STRATEGIES FOR ADDRESSING XBRL WITHIN THE ORG</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=17"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=18"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=19"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=20"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=21"> Leveraging XBRL for Value in Organizations </a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=22"> CONCLUSIONS XBRL is an open standard that faci</a> <a title="Leveraging_XBRL_for_Value_in_Organzations.pdf page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9d6feafc?page=23"> ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ISACA and IFAC wish to recogniz</a>