Starting with MicroStrategy 9.2.1, Intelligent Cubes have a new feature to update information without republishing it. It is referred to as Incremental Refresh. There are different ways each Incremental Refresh type option works. Defining an Incremental Refresh Report Prior to MicroStrategy 9.2.1, if the data in an Intelligent Cube needed to be updated, users had to re-publish […]

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 […]