Build Your First Data Visualization with MicroStrategy

Vision, out of all our senses, is the most powerful channel for receiving information. This course will teach you how to bring data to life using MicroStrategy.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Nov 12, 2020
Duration
1h 1m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Nov 12, 2020
Duration
1h 1m
Description

A data visualization communicates messages hidden in data more efficiently than any other communication forms. In this course, Build Your First Data Visualization with MicroStrategy, you’ll learn to create and format various chart types. First, you’ll explore MicroStrategy’s interface. Next, you’ll discover how to connect to a data source for analysis. Finally, you’ll learn how to build graphs and apply filters. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills required for crafting data visualizations with MicroStrategy.

About the author
About the author

As a data analyst enthusiast, Mihaela has special interests in translating vision into action using end-to-end data analysis while being very passionate about teaching.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Mihaela Danci, and welcome to my course, Build Your First Data Visualization with MicroStrategy. We live in a data‑driven world where the amount of data collected every day is enormous. We generate so much data that it's hard to completely comprehend it. Did you know that we sent more than 300 billion emails in 2019? Data analysis skills will come in handy no matter where you work or what your job title is. This course is a quick introduction to building and formatting charts in MicroStrategy, and no prior experience with MicroStrategy is required. However, some experience working with data is nice to have. If you are new to this, don't worry, you can still be successful in this beginner course. Some of the major topics that we'll cover include navigating MicroStrategy's interface, importing a dataset, building and formatting popular charts, such as line and bar charts. Finally, we'll dive into filtering and sharing options. By the end of this course, you'll know the basics of MicroStrategy and you'll be ready to craft your own variety of charts. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn how to leverage MicroStrategy's capabilities to create and format graphs with the Build Your First Data Visualization with MicroStrategy course, at Pluralsight.