Bright and early, with a 6:05am flight I was on my way to MicroStrategy World 2018! Rather than dwell on… Read more It’s a MicroStrategy World and we’re all just living in it
Data Analysis is learning, really. You only spend time doing it to learn new things, or re-confirm past knowledge. And… Read more Complacency in Data Analysis
This is a blogpost about buzzwords, really. About 5 years ago I got into a conversation with someone who knew… Read more How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Data
I, like many of you, never really thought much about pie charts one way or the other. Invented by William… Read more Waffle vs. Pie: A visualization showdown!
I recently saw part of an interview that Samuel L Jackson and Ryan Reynolds did for “The Hitman’s Bodyguard.” In… Read more Data Visualization and Samuel L Jackson’s Left Eye
Given that I’ll probably reference VitaraCharts on a lot of my blogs, I thought it would be worthwhile to explain… Read more Why I VitaraCharts for MicroStrategy, and you should, too!
MicroStrategy recently released a new version of MicroStrategy on Amazon Web Services (AWS). A process for setting up and managing new… Read more Test driving the New MicroStrategy on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
For the sake of any demos, blogs, or simple testing I’ve gone ahead and created my own data set. The… Read more My Sample Dataset: The Fionnula Alberton Mysteries
Hi, everybody. So, for my first blog, I thought I’d discuss my laptop, and preemptively explain my choices. This is… Read more Have laptop, will travel