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What is MicroStrategy?

MicroStrategy 10 meets the needs of both business and IT. Make sense of large data volumes, get answers in an instant, build stunning visualizations, and ensure a single version of the truth securely, at any scale, on every device.

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Awards & Recognition

MicroStrategy won the following awards in the Business Intelligence & Analytics – Enterprise category

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MicroStrategy Ratings

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88 Likeliness to Recommend

93 Plan to Renew

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83 Satisfaction of Cost Relative to Value


Emotional Footprint Overview

+91 Net Emotional Footprint

The emotional sentiment held by end users of the software based on their experience with the vendor. Responses are captured on an eight-point scale.

How much do users love MicroStrategy?

3% Negative
6% Neutral
91% Positive

Pros

  • Respectful
  • Client Friendly Policies
  • Fair
  • Altruistic

Feature Ratings

Average 83

Real-Time Visualization

90

Spatial Analysis

88

Data Exploration and Visualization

88

BI Security

86

Advanced Analytics and Data Science

85

Dashboard

84

Operational Reporting Capabilities

84

BI Platform Administration

84

Data Connectors and Data Mashup

84

Metadata Management

84

Intelligent Alerts and Notifications

84

Vendor Capability Ratings

Average 83

Product Strategy and Rate of Improvement

85

Business Value Created

85

Ease of Data Integration

85

Breadth of Features

84

Quality of Features

83

Availability and Quality of Training

82

Vendor Support

82

Ease of Implementation

82

Ease of IT Administration

81

Ease of Customization

81

Usability and Intuitiveness

81

MicroStrategy Reviews

Sarah W.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Jan 2023

Strategize our data with MicroStrategy

Likeliness to Recommend

89

What differentiates MicroStrategy from other similar products?

MicroStrategy helps to provide us a pathway to achieve corporate strategic goals and improve our business process outcomes through enhanced decision making using better data points and metrics.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

We use MicroStrategy to track KPIs, monitor real-time performance, automate reporting and provide data visualization features. It has robust drilling capabilities, good backend data modeling, and enterprise manager to monitor reporting usage and performance.

What do you dislike most about this product?

Compared to other BI platforms, MicroStrategy has fewer features, tools, and capabilities available.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

MicroStrategy Analytics is suitable for companies who need to build reports and dashboards for a wide audience with different levels of access. It allows for customization and automation of reports, but has a longer development time compared to alternatives like Tableau.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Enables Productivity
  • Trustworthy

Alec f.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Jan 2023

Prepare a large amount of data quickly.

Likeliness to Recommend

89

What differentiates MicroStrategy from other similar products?

The ease of use of the platform is currently the most sought-after feature, yet MicroStrategy really falls short of this expectation despite its incredible robustness. I wish the user interface was more interesting and clear. When extracting a lot of data, one feature of MicroStrategy BI that is extremely helpful and sets it apart from the competition is the ability to add data to a backlog where it stays to execute while we are carrying out other activities. When attempting the same thing, other apps frequently collapse or have glitches.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

In order to help us achieve our business performance goals, the MicroStrategy BI tool provides us with an unmatched selection of surveillance, reporting, and detailed insights inside a single framework. Data exportation is a thousand times better with this BI tool than on other, comparable applications we have previously used and tested.

What do you dislike most about this product?

Its obvious flaw is that it's a difficult tool. On the interface, things are buried and take a long time to become clear for use. Since I am an expert in data, it didn't take me long, but some of my less knowledgeable coworkers are still unaware of some of its sophisticated features and how they operate.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

In highly competitive markets, MicroStrategy features a distinctive design, distinctive functionality, and a modern interface. Users must go through their paperwork and seek assistance from online tutorials before getting started because using it properly requires some knowledge; otherwise, you will get lost. Because of its flexibility, it is perfect for business intelligence and sales teams.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Trustworthy
  • Efficient Service
  • Inspires Innovation

Benjamin B.

  • Role: Operations
  • Industry: Manufacturing
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Jan 2023

Provides in-depth analysis of data

Likeliness to Recommend

100

What differentiates MicroStrategy from other similar products?

With the help of the MicroStrategy BI platform, which not only offers deep insights but also supports better decision-making, we can now analyze the enormous volumes of data gathered across our company. With its strength and sophistication, MicroStrategy BI can potentially handle our intricate business requirements.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Our company teams can perform efficiently and reach smarter judgments thanks to MicroStrategy Corporate Intelligence Solutions. Because of its nicety of usage, sophisticated analytics, and excellent data and user manageability, I absolutely enjoy it. Regardless of how intricate the data fetch is, it makes us capable of quickly and easily generating unique dashboards that can also be easily shared with staff and other cooperating divisions.

What do you dislike most about this product?

The integrations of MicroStrategy can be very intimidating for users who are not knowledgeable about all of it. Honestly, I don't think the connections are that user-friendly. Fortunately, there is a tonne of tools available to guide people through just about any situation anyone can think of. And after some time, it comes naturally.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Businesses benefit most from using the MicroStrategy platform for effective reporting and analytics initiatives as well as for data use. When you strive and continue to unlock its vast potential, it will provide you with more advantages. Even though it is expensive, the only system that will provide you with the ideal user experience and a competent system is the one that best meets your needs.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable
  • Efficient Service
  • Effective Service

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