Attend one of our Workshops
Grab your laptop, roll-up your sleeves and experience just how easy it is to use MicroStrategy 10 to enable self-service BI. MicroStrategy and Southport have co-developed and will be co-teaching two hands-on workshops during MicroStrategy World. Attend one or both!
Workshop 1: Enterprise-Ready Data Discovery: An Introduction
This hands-on workshop will introduce you to all the latest features and capabilities in analytics and data discovery. This beginner session is for IT and business users and will provide step-by-step instructions to walk you through the entire process of creating a self-service dashboard, from connecting to and enriching data, to producing visualizations, polishing a dashboard for presentation, and sharing the finished product for collaboration with colleagues.
When: Tuesday at 11:30am and Wednesday at 11:30am.
Workshop 2: Data Preparation: Data Connection, Preparation and Blending
This hands-on workshop is a deep dive into advanced data discovery features and capabilities, with a special focus on data preparation and blending. This beginner session is for IT and business users who want to learn how to pull in and blend together multiple data sources, prepare data using powerful data wrangling functions, leverage advanced analytics, and further customize their dashboards with open-source visualizations like D3.
When: Tuesday at 3:30pm and repeats Wednesday at 3:30pm.
There’s no need to register in advance for these workshops, but seating is limited and will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees are expected to bring their own laptops to complete the workshop and no additional machines will be provided on-site. Please download and install MicroStrategy Desktop as well as the supporting files prior to attending the session.
Hear from our Clients
Several of our clients have been selected by MicroStrategy to showcase how they are using MicroStrategy to transform their businesses. Attend these presentations to hear how we’ve helped these leading companies increase the value of their MicroStrategy investment.
From Excel Grids to Mobile Dashboards & Analytics
Like many companies, Ahold USA is on a transformational journey, re-shaping how data is consumed. The company is shifting from a culture of canned reports, spreadsheets, and data overload to a single version of the truth, advanced visualizations, and mobile analytics. This session will discuss why this journey is so important and what was learned along the way..
Managing Risk through Mobile Analytics
In this session you will learn how the Exelon Risk Management function rapidly deployed Mobile Analytics to better understand and communicate risk information to Senior Leaders. Analyzing and communicating risk information can be difficult, as the data needed to share meaningful insights needs to be timely, accurate and in a format that user understands. Exelon’s ERM Analytics team has built a series of risk dashboards that provide drill down capability, in standardized templates, utilizing timely data all with an intuitive user experience..
Information Rich Dashboards for Our Customer-facing Colleagues
At Huntington, Business Intelligence supports our Optimal Customer Relationship (OCR) strategy across all segments within the bank. This session will provide insight into how we design, develop and deliver information-rich dashboards to front line colleagues for more effective engagement with their customers and to all levels of leadership to monitor and coach to OCR measures. All of this at their fingertips…via web (when in the office) or iPad (when on the road) for anytime, anywhere access.
Explore our Capabilities
Stop by booth 301 to interact with members of our team, view demos of our solutions and learn about our offerings and capabilities.
1 – Self-Service Analytics and Governed Enterprise BI
One platform. Every BI use case. Let’s discuss how we are helping companies leverage MicroStrategy to support their self-service and governed BI needs.
2 – Upgrade Assessments and Implementations
Haven’t upgraded to MicroStrategy 10? Let our experience guide you. Our tested approach and templates will ensure a smooth upgrade and help you unleash the power of MicroStrategy 10.
3 – Salesforce.com Integration Toolkit and Accelerators
Deliver MicroStrategy-based dashboards and reports where your users work — embedded in sf.com for your sales teams and via MicroStrategy Web and Mobile for your non-sales force users.
4 – Custom Solutions / Portal Integrations / SDK Widgets
Extend the capabilities of MicroStrategy via their SDK. Our custom accelerators help you do more, without creating a maintenance headache.