MicroStrategy enterprise analytics platform comes to AWS
Businesses are collecting more information than ever before, and they need a reliable and accessible way of analyzing it.
Enterprise analytics specialist MicroStrategy is making its business intelligence platform available on AWS, giving users an on-demand solution that can be up and running fast.
What it's offering is a version of its MicroStrategy 10 platform built specifically for deployment on AWS. It includes a provisioning portal for administrators to create and deploy dedicated cloud environments with MicroStrategy 10 on to AWS infrastructure. Administrative tools deliver automation and scheduling of routine tasks, making it easy to start, stop, resize, and terminate them as required.
It also offers the full breadth of MicroStrategy 10 capabilities, including enterprise data discovery, reporting and dashboards, optimized connectors to hundreds of databases, personalized distribution capabilities, and powerful predictive analytics. There are also cloud-specific RESTful APIs that provide flexibility to create custom workflows and build personalized administrative interfaces to automate operations.
"By offering MicroStrategy on AWS, we're making it easy for anyone, anywhere, to use the MicroStrategy platform and intelligently collaborate around analytics," says Michael J Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy. "Combined with our free MicroStrategy Desktop product, users can immediately create a cloud environment on AWS and connect to a centralized server where they can work together, share, and maintain governance over datasets and dashboards. This new offering marks a significant achievement in helping organizations access and deploy transformative analytics applications on AWS in minutes."
You can find out more and start a 30-day free trial of MicroStrategy on AWS via the company's website.