Events to Feature MicroStrategy 10.5™ and Present Learning Opportunities for
Users in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia
Singapore, October 4, 2016 – MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading
worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, today announced its next
24 Symposium locations. Each one-day event, taking place in October in cities
across North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, will highlight
functionalities of MicroStrategy 10.5, which was
released earlier in September.
“We’re excited to be sharing the latest
trends in analytics and data visualizations with thousands of our users around
the world,” said Michael J. Saylor, CEO, MicroStrategy Incorporated, who will
keynote many of the October events and speak alongside other MicroStrategy
executives. “Our symposia provide countless opportunities for our customers to
connect and share best practices, and bring home valuable insight about how
they can use MicroStrategy 10.5 to leverage their existing technology
investments — from databases and enterprise directories to cloud applications
and physical access control systems. By hosting these events and introducing
MicroStrategy 10.5, we continue our mission of helping organizations unleash
MicroStrategy’s Symposium Series will offer
IT and business users an opportunity to network, attend workshops, and learn
about real-world MicroStrategy 10™ applications from customers, including
Ahold, Bell Canada, City of Austin Public Works, The Coca Cola Company,
Comcast, Freddie Mac, Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc., Merck &
Co., Pearson VUE, PetSmart, RaceTrac, Sonic Automotive, TrialCard, and Whole
Foods Market. The executive keynote, followed by a day filled with more
than a dozen breakout sessions and hands-on workshops, will cover new content
spanning the following:
10 helps organizations in retail, banking, higher education, healthcare,
manufacturing & CPG, facilities, sales and municipal government change the
way they do business.
10 delivers data-driven solutions to help improve the effectiveness of
departmental functions across Human Resources, Marketing, Sales and more.
delivers enterprise-grade analytics on popular data investments, including
Salesforce.com, SAP, AWS and big data, making it possible for attendees to
learn new ways to draw value from existing investments.
mobile productivity apps, and custom mobile app development for end users, and
see how MicroStrategy 10 enhances data visualizations.
organizations to deploy digital credentials to their employees and customers,
obtain real-time data about their enterprise access and authentication, and
utilize telemetry data combined with geographical information to help enhance
Desktop™ and how business users can draw value from self-service analytics and
data discovery. Multiple hands-on workshops will be available throughout the
day so attendees can learn how to build dashboards and explore their data.
Workshops will cover the latest trends in visual analytics, including
predictive analytics, data preparation, custom visualizations and more.
Symposium attendees will be able to learn about the new features in
MicroStrategy 10.5, which delivers the industry’s latest drivers and gateways
with new certifications to support more enterprise assets, allowing
organizations to easily leverage their technology investments. Beyond enhanced
connectivity to data assets, MicroStrategy 10.5 delivers several features that
make it easier to consume analytics across MicroStrategy Desktop, MicroStrategy
Web™, MicroStrategy Mobile™ and Usher.