Readers: More great information from the Tapestry Conference. Enjoy! Michael The Graduate Athens – From Hotel Directory Chad Skelton – Income Calculator (White Male vs Black Women) – Inequality in Earning Income for the Same Job     More Catherine Madden (#catmule) Sketches RJ Andrews, Info We Trust, Creative Routines “We all have the same […]

Readers: Today I am beginning a multi-part series on data blending. Parts 1, 2 and 3 will be an introduction and overview of what data blending is. Part 4 will review an illustrative example of how to do data blending in Tableau. Part 5 will review an illustrative example of how to do data blending […]

Readers: Today I am beginning a multi-part series on data blending. Parts 1, 2 and 3 will be an introduction and overview of what data blending is. Part 4 will review an illustrative example of how to do data blending in Tableau. Part 5 will review an illustrative example of how to do data blending in MicroStrategy. I may also include […]

Readers: I have been in the Computer Science / Information Technology / Management Information Systems profession a long time. There are times when I need to take a break from all of the noise going on in our profession and revisit words and thoughts from the people I consider my mentors. These are the people […]

Readers: I have been in the Computer Science / Information Technology / Management Information Systems profession a long time. There are times when I need to take a break from all of the noise going on in our profession and revisit words and thoughts from the people I consider my mentors. These are the people […]

Readers: Today, I am going to introduce a new blog entry related to Interview Questions. I have interviewed a lot of people for various MicroStrategy positions over the years and thought I would share with you some of the questions I have asked or have been asked on interviews. I will try to add two […]

Readers: I am occasionally going to re-blog posts from my friend, Bryan Brandow’s MicroStrategy site. I consider Bryan one of the best in the business, but his passions lie in other areas these days. I will denote these blogs by beginning them with “Bryan Redux.” If you want to visit Bryan old site, the URL […]

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 […]

There are cases in which a dynamic prompt is used to qualify attributes selected to be part of a report, but the attribute list is very long. Attributes like ‘Street Address’ may contain keywords like ‘St’, ‘Ave’, ‘Dr’ that can be used to reduce the list of selected elements. It is possible to filter the […]