Introduction to MicroStrategy Report Development I

Introduction to MicroStrategy Report Development
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  • Length 10 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

What is MicroStrategy?

MicroStrategy is a powerful Business Intelligence and Visualization software. Compared to other Business Intelligence tools, MicroStrategy is capable of providing a complete enterprise-level reporting solution that is flexible, scalable, robust, and user-friendly. Microstrategy is rapidly increasing in popularity and is being leveraged across organizations in various industry verticals. It is currently being used by esteemed companies such as Netflix, eBay, Adobe, Adidas, BNP Paribas, Carrefour, Danone, Deloitte, ING Direct, Pfizer, Shell, and McDonald's to name a few.

The software can connect to a wide variety of traditional and cutting-edge data platforms, including Big Data tools such as Hadoop.

Course Outcomes

After taking this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the core MicroStrategy concepts and MicroStrategy Project Lifecycle phases
  • Define components and different types of MicroStrategy Architecture
  • Create Scheme Objects, Public Objects and MicroStrategy reports
  • Understand the Report Execution Lifecycle, apply data manipulation techniques, and analyze different report views of the MicroStrategy reports.
  • Work with the Warehouse Catalogue

Recommended Experience

This is a beginner to intermediate level course.

No previous experience with MicroStrategy is required. However, some knowledge of the Business Intelligence and Information Management concepts will be helpful.

Why Adastra Academy?

Adastra Academy is a leading source of training and development for Information Management professionals and individuals interested in Data Management and Analytics technology. Our dedication to identifying and mastering emerging technologies guarantees our students are the first to have access to these quality courses. For an exceptional learning experience, our programs include hands-on labs and real world examples allowing students to easily apply their new knowledge.

What are the requirements?

  • A computer with administrator privileges
  • A working version of Microstrategy Enterprise Platform (a lab document with instructions on how to download the software will also be provided)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Describe the core MicroStrategy concepts and MicroStrategy Project Lifecycle phases
  • Define components and different types of MicroStrategy Architecture
  • Create Scheme Objects, Public Objects, and MicroStrategy reports
  • Understand the Report Execution Lifecycle, apply data manipulation techniques, and analyze different report views of the MicroStrategy reports
  • Work with the Warehouse Catalogue

What is the target audience?

  • Business Intelligence Professionals
  • Data Analysts
  • ETL Developers
  • Big Data Professionals

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction to the Course
Preview
04:20
What is Microstrategy?
Preview
02:22
MicroStrategy Installation Guide
24 pages
Section 2: MicroStrategy Project Lifecycle
MicroStrategy Project Lifecycle
Preview
05:08
Section 3: Microstrategy Architecture
Different Tiers in MicroStrategy architecture
03:26
MicroStrategy Metadata
01:49
Different Engines in MicroStrategy
05:19
Section 4: Report Execution Life Cycle
Report execution life cycle
02:14
Different types of objects in MicroStrategy
03:10
MicroStrategy Developer and Web
04:55
Hands-on Demo: Developer and Web Environment
47:46
Section 5: Warehouse Catalog
Overview of the Warehouse Catalog
04:55
Hands-on Demo: Warehouse catalog
06:01
Section 6: Basic Reporting Components
Attributes
03:31
Hands-on Demo: Attributes- part I
14:40
Hands-on Demo: Attributes- part II
06:40
Hands-on Demo: Attributes- part III
18:14
Facts
01:48
Hands-On Demo: Facts
17:53
Metrics
03:45
Hands-on Demo: Metrics- part I
15:20
Hands-on Demo: Metrics- part II
13:46
Hands-on Demo: Metrics- part III
17:55
Filters
02:12
Hands-on Demo: Filters- part I
05:32
Hands-on Demo: Filters- part II
14:33
Hands-on Demo: Filters- part III
11:28
Prompts
02:15
Hands-on Demo: Prompts- part I
19:55
Hands-on Demo: Prompts- part II
14:31
Hands-on Demo: Prompts- part III
11:53
Hands-on Demo: Prompts- part IV
12:14
Hands-on Demo: Prompts- part V
10:45
Hierarchies
02:20
Creating Reports with Report Editor
03:15
Hands-on Demo: Report Editor- part I
13:53
Hands-on Demo: Report Editor- part II
06:53
Hands-on Demo: Report Editor- part III
19:56
Report Views
05:55
Section 7: Report Data Manipulation
Report Data Manipulations-Page By
02:49
Report Data Manipulations-Pivoting and Subtotaling
03:14
Report Data Manipulations-Sorting
01:59
Report Data Manipulations-Report Limits
02:04
Report Data Manipulations-Aliasing and Null Values
02:39
Report Data Manipulations-Drilling
02:44
Report Data Manipulations-Metric Join Types
01:57
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- page by, Pivoting
08:48
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Report Subtotals
18:21
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Sorting Data, Report Limits, Aliasing
18:21
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Handling Null Values
16:20
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Report Drilling Part I
15:17
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Report Drilling Part II
10:48
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Report Drilling Part III
13:35
Hands-on Demo: Data Manipulation- Metric Join Types
11:42
Report Data Manipulations-Formatting and Auto Styles
03:00
Report Data Manipulations-Thresholds
02:33
Report Data Manipulations-Banding and Locking
03:12
Report Data Manipulations-Dependants, Components and Object Searches
03:33
Hands-on Demo: Data Formatting in Reports
16:59
Hands-on Demo: Applying Thresholds
13:44
Hands-on Demo: Autostyles, Banding, Locking column/row headers
15:33
Hands-on Demo: Mergin row/column headers, Displaying Attribute forms
11:53
Hands-on Demo: Searches, Shortcuts
11:20
MicroStrategy final Quiz
32 questions

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