Project X Ltd. Aims to Lead Business Intelligence Mobile App Development

Company completes training to become lead facilitators for the MicroStrategy Mobile QuickStrike Program January 25, 2011 – Toronto, ON & Las Vegas, NV – Boutique advisory and technology services company, Project X Ltd., today announced they have completed the QuickStrike Mobile Ap

iPad and iPhone Apps and Mobile BI

I have had the fortune of working recently on our Carbon Footprint Reporting application (on MicroStrategy and leverages GeoDash) and converting it to a MicroStrategy iPad and iPhone application. Project X Ltd has been expirementing previously with design and development, but often fo

CoffeeCAST – #56 – Carbon Footprint Reporting

Welcome to the 56th CoffeeCAST with Stephen Hayward of Project X Ltd. Today I welcome Scott Boundy as guest moderator with Michael Ianni-Palarchio and me where we discuss the building of a Carbon Footprint Reporting application where we followed our RapidBI methodology. This is Scott&

Big Data Labs – Welcome GeoDash

Our friends over at Big Data Labs have made their GeoDash solution generally available.  Take a look at this press release.  We have been using it for a proof of concept and have been really happy with our results and the process.  You will hear more about that next

Microstrategy Security at Data Level

Recently, I have been recently setting up a Microstrategy 9 project for a Proof of Concept (POC )we are working on.  One of our challenges is to have one database that holds multiple companies information so we don't have the overhead of having to manage multiple databases r

Microstrategy Security – Part 1

There have been a lot of questions to me around what kind of security can be set in MicroStrategy.  One of the most requested is allowing access to certain users to specific reports.  The answer is Yes we can limit access to reports based on user/user groups.  The ty

CoffeeCast – Video – MicroStrategy World – Summary

Michael and I finally had a moment to sit down and collect our thoughts after our great week in Las Vegas. Our highlights are: MicroStrategy World General Mobile BI – extending Business Intelligence Visualization – ability to garner insight Lessons learned – customer

Scan MD/MD Doctor

When working with Microstrategy there is a chance for the metadata to become corrupt.  There are 2 types of errors; Physical or Logical.  Scan MD is the tool to recover from logical inconsistencies where MD Doctor fixes physical errors. The recommendation is that Sca

MicroStrategy World 2010 – What did You Learn

Had a great week Las Vegas this week at MicroStrategy World 2010. Michael our VP Consulting and I went down with very different objectives, so I thought I would share with you the evaluation of how I did against objectives (rank is out of 10 with 10 being high).  Maybe you could

The Emergence of Mobile Business Intelligence

I was listening to the keynote speech here at the MicroStrategy World conference (follow it live via this social media equipped page) at the start of the day and I was really excited by the keynote that was delivered by MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor.  The reason I was excited