Bypassing Security Filters In MicroStrategy – Display Comparatives Across Hierarchy Levels

By | June 14, 2016|Categories: Business Intelligence|Tags: |

Security filters in MicroStrategy are useful in implementing data-level security in MicroStrategy but they are applied globally across a project. This tends to be a challenge because sometimes there are exceptions or use cases where [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Make Advanced Analytics Work For You

By | April 7, 2016|Categories: BI Webinar, Business Intelligence|Tags: , , |

Companies today are looking to find the edge that allows them to achieve business agility, make better fact-based decisions, and to achieve higher share-of-wallet.  Business leaders are increasingly turning to advanced analytics to drive this [...]

Fast Casual Restaurant Adopts Dashboards

By | February 28, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

February 28, 2016 - The finance team of a national restaurant company was manually creating an operations scorecard in Excel, gathering data from many different sources. The client and Smartbridge had embarked on a project [...]

Enterprise Mobility 2014 – Participate in the MicroStrategy Survey Out Now

By | August 12, 2014|Categories: Enterprise Mobility|Tags: , |

It's a mobile, mobile world. Is your organization? Do you have a BYOD policy at work? Do you actually use your tablet or smartphone for something other than work email and appointments? Spend a few [...]

A look at Houston’s first MicroStrategy User Group [Video]

By | June 25, 2014|Categories: Business Intelligence|Tags: |

Recently Houston's MicroStrategy users formed their first user group at the BMC Software office in the city's Westchase district. It was a great start towards building momentum for the new group, with about 30 attendees [...]

MicroStrategy World 2014 – The Transformative Year

By | February 5, 2014|Categories: Business Intelligence|Tags: , , , , |

Just like last year, we were inspired by the maturity of MicroStrategy users at World this last week in Las Vegas. They came seeking inspiration to continue moving their organization's business intelligence ever forward - [...]

MicroStrategy Mobile Deployment Options

By | October 14, 2013|Categories: Business Intelligence, Enterprise Mobility|Tags: , |

Mobile Business Intelligence (BI) has gained a lot of attention over the past few years. Every major BI platform released some kind of mobile app capabilities and companies across all industries are vying to distribute [...]

Business Intelligence 101 with MicroStrategy – a newbie’s perspective

By | September 4, 2013|Categories: Business Intelligence|Tags: , |

So far, we’ve covered a variety of topics regarding MicroStrategy for those that know it. But what about those budding business analysts among us that wish to start at the beginning? How do you get [...]

Shhhh! One Secret to Customizing MicroStrategy

By | July 29, 2013|Categories: Business Intelligence|Tags: |

Secrets about XML are the best kind of secrets. When out-of-the-box MicroStrategy configuration is not enough, and we want to make the web portal more personalized for the user group, modifying the XML [...]

3 Approaches for Using Events in MicroStrategy for Report and Document Distribution

By | July 17, 2013|Categories: Business Intelligence|Tags: , |

One of the primary responsibilities of a MicroStrategy Administrator is the creation of schedules and triggers for on-time and efficient delivery of BI reports and documents to end users. The subscriptions can either be time-triggered [...]

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