9 September, 2014
MicroStrategy chairman and chief executive Michael Saylor reduced his annual salary from $875,000 to $1 and eliminated his annual cash bonus, the most recent in a series of management moves following criticism of his stewardship by several large investors.
The company said the change in compensation comes on the heels of recent restructuring efforts.
“Mr. Saylor believes that it is appropriate to reduce his compensation in light of the Company’s cost reduction initiatives,” Claudia Cahill, MicroStrategy’s director of public relations, said in a statement.
The changes, which will be effective Sept. 1, were outlined in a filing…
Publication: Washington Post
21 February, 2014
At its recent MicroStrategy World 2014 conference, the enterprise software company introduced a portfolio of products to make it easier to perform analytics and make them easier to access through the cloud and mobile forms of computing…
Publication: Information Management
31 October, 2013
MicroStrategy is taking on Tableau Software and others in the data visualization field with a free desktop-based analytics tool to help organizations gain insights from their data…
23 October, 2013
MicroStrategy Has Renamed Its Flagship Business Intelligence Tool As MicroStrategy Analytics Enterprise
Keeping up with the ever-changing nature of business intelligence, MicroStrategy has revamped and expanded its line of BI software to incorporate big-data analytics and desktop visualization.
“We’re delivering a substantial new set of functionality,” said Kevin Spurway, MicroStrategy’s vice president of industry and mobile marketing…
22 October, 2013
MicroStrategy Inc. launched an assault on rival Tableau Software Inc. Tuesday with the release of a free desktop-based data visualization product, an unusual move for the normally cloud-centric business intelligence company.
MicroStrategy Analytics Desktop represents both an effort to establish a foothold in new markets and to erode the market share of a surging Seattle-based competitor…
Publication: Washington Business Journal
1 August, 2013
MicroStrategy Incorporated today announced two major initiatives—the MicroStrategy Mobile App Universe and the MicroStrategy Mobile App Developer Academy—that aid customers in building compelling mobile apps…
25 July, 2013
While there are plenty of business intelligence startups, long-time vendors control the market. This BI buying guide reviews solutions of five of them…
Publication: Enterprise Apps Today
14 May, 2013
Europe’s Leading TV Channel, TF1, Integrates MicroStrategy Solution With SAP NetWeaver® Business Warehouse Application
Tysons Corner, VA, May 14, 2013 – MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of business intelligence (BI) and mobile software, today announced that TF1, the largest European private TV channel, owned by the Paris, France-based TF1 Group of media companies, is using the MicroStrategy BI Platform™ to effectively analyze its Human Resources data stored in the SAP NetWeaver® Business Warehouse (SAP NetWeaver BW) application. SAP NetWeaver BW on the SAP HANA platform is SAP’s strategic enterprise data warehouse.
TF1 business users determined that their previous BI environment did not present data in a highly visual or interactive…
29 March, 2013
SAS Institute, the world’s largest private software company, is mainly known for two things. It was the pioneer maker of sophisticated software for analyzing data, long before anyone was using the terms analytics or Big Data…
Publication: New York Times
27 March, 2013
Advertisers who fully grasp the interplay between ad tech and Business Intelligence (BI) will maximize customer lifetime value in the accelerating digital world. Here’s why…