Readers: Here is another blog re-post from my friend, Bryan Brandow’s MicroStrategy site. If you want to directly visit Bryan old site, the URL is http://www.bryanbrandow.com. Best Regards, Michael Bryan originally posted this on July 22, 2011. Removing Sections of a Report via URL API While working with the Web SDK to try to make a small […]

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, […]

I had this error the other day. Fortunately, I had just been reading about working set governor settings the other night to prepare for the CPA and MCE exams. First, let’s discuss the issue. Issue/Problem In MicroStrategy Web, when I executed a report, I received the following error message (also, see screenshot below). (Results for this […]

I continue to showcase some of the beautiful work done by students who attended Professor Cairo’s Introduction to Infographics and Visualization MOOC course in October 2013 that just completed. The one is to showcase is a redesign assignment by Kamila Zhussupova. Here is Kamila’s explanation of her redesign. Hi, this is my variant of the infographic […]

Yesterday, I started discussing a Special College Report article that is in the current issue of Time Magazine (October 7, 2013). It is titled Class of 2025 How They’ll Learn and What They’ll Pay. Time discusses the debates going on over traditional education with a core curriculum and other academics who would rather have students […]

Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Pavillon Journey Into Imagineering Source: micechat.com The big draw on the show floor was, of course, the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Pavilion. By entering through a facade evoking the Imagineering headquarters in Glendale, California; guests of the pavilion, put together by Walt Disney Imagineering, took a “Journey Into Imagineering.” […]