- Data marts
- Visual Insights (VI)
- SQL engine
- MicroStrategy Office
Perfect balance between self-service and governed BI.
While VI gives self-serve agility, report wizard brings governance specifying limits on MicroStrategy and database end.
Development tools (developer and architect) need improvement.
Native VI on mobile apps and better android support are lacking.
More than 10 years.
While deployment is easier, the upgrade is painful process.
Developer, iServer, Webserver all are very stable.
Some versions have memory leakage or cube index issues, but overall very stable software.
No, scalability is strength of MicroStrategy.
Very average customer service.
Sales is very responsive, but technical support is below average.Technical Support:
Used Tableau, Cognos, SSIS, BO, and Pentaho.
Moved to MicroStrategy for a scalable and mobile solution.
Hard to calculate but offering a single BI platform brings down maintenance and time to market time.
While initial cost of MicroStrategy is still on the higher side, the long-term benefits brings down overall cost of ownership significantly as compared to other tools like Tableau/Cognos.
Yes, Looker BI.
The real difficulty is finding a correct development resource for MicroStrategy as it has a steep learning curve and is unlike other tools on the market.