Readers: I am back to continue and finish this three-part commentary about installing MicroStrategy v9.4.1 on my laptop. Just also wanted to let you know that v9.4.1 Hotfix 2 was released on 02/12/2014 and is now available. I recommend you get your v9.4.1 GA version all up and running properly before you consider installing the Hotfix. […]

Upgrade best practices Review the following recommendations to help ensure the success and stability of your MicroStrategy system and projects when upgrading to the latest version of MicroStrategy. Follow the upgrade order and recommendations outlined in this section, in particular the upgrade checklist found at The Upgrade Process Checklist in the section below. In particular, […]

Readers: Last night, I installed MicroStrategy v9.4.1 on my laptop. I already have MicroStrategy v9.3.1 Hotfix 3 on it, but want to start experimenting with some of the new features. I have a 10 seat license that any legitimate business can download and use for free. The link to apply and download the 10 seat […]

Readers: This is an important read for anyone who works in the data visualization profession. I ask you to be reflective as you read this. I use myself as an example of what not to do. For the past two years (2013 and 2014), I have submitted an entry into the MicroStrategy World Dashboard Contest. […]

Readers: This is an important read for anyone who works in the data visualization profession. I ask you to be reflective as you read this. I use myself as an example of what not to do. For the past two years (2013 and 2014), I have submitted an entry into the MicroStrategy World Dashboard Contest. […]