The Monthly MicroStrategy Data Visualization Challenge

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 Desktop.

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


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

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DossBoss Schedule



Submission Date


January 2020


Due by January 30, 2020

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December 2019

Grant Knowledge to Humanity

Due by December 11, 2019

Download dataset

November 2019

D.C. Data - At Your Service

Due by November 13, 2019

Download dataset

October 2019

Trick-or-Treat Yo' Self

Due by October 16, 2019

Get creative!
For this month's Halloween challenge, we want you to choose the data.

September 2019

Weather You Like It or Not

Due by September 11, 2019

Download dataset

August 2019

Meteorites and DataBytes

Due by August 14, 2019

Download dataset

About MicroStrategy

MicroStrategy is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software and services with a mission to make every enterprise a more Intelligent Enterprise. In the latest release, MicroStrategy 2020 delivers modern analytics on an open, comprehensive enterprise platform designed to drive business results with federated analytics, transformational mobility, and HyperIntelligence.

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