Tag Archives: Microstrategy

In-memory Business Intelligence

Traditional BI technology loads data onto disk as modeled tables and multidimensional cubes, queries are then made against the tables and cubes on disk. Limitations of disk based (RDBMS or OLAP) techniques include performance limitations requiring intermediate aggregation tables, low flexibility to adapt to … Continue reading

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Microstrategy Business Intelligence

Microstrategy specializes in enterprise BI deployment and according to latest research by Gartner has the largest average deployments in terms of number of users . Microstrategy as a company have excellent support relationship and as a product one the best … Continue reading

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Gartner’s BI Magic Quadrant 2011

Lets see quick highlights on what’s new this year: Among big vendors in leader’s quadrant Both Microsoft and Microstrategy seems to have made a big leap on the chart unlike Oracle and IBM but still holding strong position on the … Continue reading

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Microstrategy World 2011 (keynotes)

Michael Saylor, founder and CEO of Microstrategy “Turning our civilization into software driven processes” “You might not be interested in technology but technology is interested in you” “It is an exciting time, BI is coming out of back offices and … Continue reading

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Microstrategy World 2011 (technology)

One of the features in release 3 or Microstrategy 9.0.2 (yes it is confusing!) is the ability to use SAP BO, Microsoft Analysis Services, Oracle Essbase and Cognos TM1 as the data sources. MSTR -> OLAP BAPI’s      -> … Continue reading

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Microstrategy World 2011 (overview)

It’s not more than 2 months since I last went to Las Vegas last (Information On Demand 2011 by IBM, over 9000 attendees and 600 technical education sessions with the official release of Cognos 10) and here I was there … Continue reading

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