Tom, Bill and Sandra have one euro each; they go and buy some fruits. Tom buys 3 apples for 1€. Bill buys 2 oranges for 1€ and Sandra buys a coconut for 1€. Tom says “apples cost 0,33 euro cents on average”. Bill “oranges are 0,50 euro cents on average” Sandra “coconuts are 1 euro onRead More
MicroStrategy Express is Retiring, backup all your dashboards
In this second issue we import an excel file with data taken from the world Bank (GDP per country).
First video tutorial about the new MicroStrategy 10 Desktop: How to install
I often use the DUAL pseudo table in Oracle to generate constants or execute functions, like in SELECT SYSDATE FROM DUAL; Appearently there is no easy way to convince MicroStrategy to use DUAL in FROM clause because it doesn’t appear in the list of available tables. Until now I used to create a Logical view withRead More
If you try to install MSTR Intelligence Server onto Windows 8 Preview, the setup will run smoothly with no error, but the service won’t start: the reported error is Failed to start service. Unexpected error occurred. The dependency service or group failed to start The Intelligence Server depends on several Windows services (more details inRead More
Trying to install MicroStrategy Desktop on Windows 8 Developer Preview you may get this error: MSTR setup tries to install .NET framework. Windows 8 come with .NET 4 and you also have the option to enable 3.5.1 in the operating system. For further details see the article: http://techdows.com/2011/09/enable-net-framework-3-5-1-on-windows-8-developer-preview-to-run-applications.html After enabling .NET framework you should beRead More