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The MicroStrategy data vusialization challenge

Which Micro is the best? Strategy or Soft?

The customers have spoken – MicroStrategy consistently receives the Gartner PeerInsights Customers’ Choice designation and outperforms Power BI in average customer ratings. Do you agree? If so, we’d like to hear about your experience and why you think MicroStrategy outperforms Power BI.

Dossier Contest MicroStrategy

About the challenge

The DossBoss is a monthly data visualization contest open to everyone, from analytics newbies to MicroStrategy experts. The rules are simple:

Step 1: Gather your tools.

Download the assigned dataset for the month and create an intuitive dossier with MicroStrategy Workstation.

Step 2: Submit your dossier.

Submit your dossier by the deadline. Check the chart below for each month’s theme, dataset, and submission deadline.

Step 3: Win!

Contest winners will be featured in The DossBoss Gallery and The MicroMinute, the MicroStrategy Community digital newsletter.


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DossBoss Community Group

The official DossBoss Visualization Challenge group, get information on the latest challenges and winners from the competition here.


Community Dossier Best Practices Guide

Review all of the best practices for dossier authoring and how you can create the most impactful dossiers to guide strategic decisions across the enterprise.


Data Visualization Gallery

Here you can find various visualizations to spruce up your dashboards. Learn how to build them or download and customize.

DossBoss schedule

Submission Date

Summer 2023 Micro Challenge

$100 gift card and Free Architect Education Pass

Due by June 16th, 2023

Data of your choosing

World 2023 Challenge

Grand prize of $10,000!

Due by April 17th, 2023

Data of your choosing

Fall 2022 World Cup Challenge

Free Architect Education Pass and 100$ gift card!

Due January 6th, 2023

Download Dataset

Summer 2022 F1 Challenge

Free Analyst Education Pass and MicroStrategy Swag!

Due by September 30th, 2022

Download Dataset

Spring 2022 Netflix Movies Challenge

Free Analyst Education Pass and MicroStrategy Swag!

Due by July 1st, 2022

Download Dataset

World 2022 Crypto Challenge

Apple Watch, Free Analyst Education Pass, and MicroStrategy Swag!

Due by Jan 26th, 2021

Download Dataset

World 2023 DossBoss Challenge

Fifa 2022 FIFA World Cup

Summer 2022 F1 Challenge

Spring 2022 Netflix Movies Challenge

November 2021: Pets Challenge

October 2021: Halloween Challenge

May 2021: Cryptocurrency Challenge