Cloud

Build your Intelligent Enterprise in the cloud.

Launch analytics, mobility, and HyperIntelligence applications in minutes.

MicroStrategy 2019 is optimized for deployment on the world’s most popular cloud architectures. Deploy on your own in minutes with AWS and Microsoft Azure through the new MicroStrategy Cloud Console. Or, leverage a fully hosted solution that leaves all the work to us. Either way, you’ll skip the upfront costs and start putting the latest features and capabilities to work even faster.

MODERN APPS IN MINUTES

Access a complete set of analytical capabilities in the cloud and deliver a variety of modern intelligence applications faster and at a lower cost. Leverage optimized data access, native connectivity to 200+ data sources, and a powerful analytical engine to deliver insights to users everywhere, on any standard device.

FLEXIBLE CLOUD ARCHITECTURE

Deploy enterprise environments and applications quickly in your data center, on your cloud, or on a MicroStrategy-hosted cloud. Tap into a broad set of APIs to embed intelligence into custom apps and integrate with the latest voice, AI, ML, and data technologies.

ENTERPRISE CAPABILITIES

Deliver high-performance applications at any scale with an industry-leading enterprise intelligence platform. Automate routine tasks, instantly scale up or down based on needs, and support thousands of users with ease. Extend and accelerate adoption while skipping the heavy upfront investment.

Benefits of MicroStrategy 2019 in the Cloud.

We've worked with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure to take care of the hard part, so you can deploy a complete, modern analytics solution without sweating the details. With best-in-class security, performance, reliability, and support, your analytics is in good hands.

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Simple, Fast Deployment

Deploy fully configured enterprise environments in as little as 30 minutes. Save time and money by eliminating the need to download, install, and configure environments on your own. Choose from different instance types and sizes based on your budget and usage requirements.

Flexible and Easy to Maintain

Dynamically start, stop, restart, and resize your cloud environments. Reduce costs by stopping environments during non-peak hours. Easily monitor and manage environments with real-time notifications, automation, and scheduling.

Scalable

Seamlessly scale the environment up or down based on usage, without a long-term commitment. Choose from multiple instance size options. Start with a team or departmental deployment, scale up to the enterprise, and pay only for what you use.

Global Availability

With MicroStrategy on the cloud, benefit from distributed and redundant systems in multiple availability zones around the world. Deploy closer to your user base to reduce latency and deliver faster response times, and use regional data centers to ensure compliance with local laws and regulations.

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Customer Success Story

Four Seasons Implements a Global BI System in Only a Couple Weeks

Four Seasons uses MicroStrategy Cloud to deploy BI across their entire global organization.

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API-Enabled Operations

The MicroStrategy Cloud API provides unlimited flexibility for organizations to create customized workflows and build personalized user interfaces for deploying, managing, and automating cloud environments. It’s also easy to integrate with other automation tools, and the API works with any programming language.

Unrivaled Security in the Cloud

With built-in, multi-layer platform security features, MicroStrategy 2019 meets or exceeds leading industry security standards and best practices. And in deployments managed by our team, the system also conducts weekly vulnerability scans and remediation activities, completes penetration testing to proactively assess systems, and maintains a record of changes to MicroStrategy applications.

Critical capabilities that power an Intelligent Enterprise in the cloud.

Bring intelligence to 100% of your workforce with MicroStrategy 2019. Give analysts, consumers, administrators, data scientists, and developers the ability to create, interact with, and share insights in the cloud.

HYPERINTELLIGENCE

Transform your organization by bringing answers into every workflow. Inject insights into the apps, websites, and tools your employees already use.

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MODERN FEDERATED ANALYTICS

Establish a foundation for everyone to get more from the tools they love. Empower analysts to use Tableau, Power BI, and Qlik on top of governed enterprise data. Make building apps fast, easy, and cost effective.

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TRANSFORMATIONAL MOBILITY

Build and deploy transaction-enabled mobile productivity apps for any business function or role. Turn insight into action with 3 powerful mobile strategies.

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Multiple cloud deployment options.

MicroStrategy is backed by the latest Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure technology and leverages powerful cloud tools and services from these leading platforms. Choose the cloud deployment option that meets your unique business needs.

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Managed by You

Start in minutes with MicroStrategy on AWS and Azure.

Get access to a comprehensive analytics solution in minutes. With the MicroStrategy Cloud Console, administrators have total control of their environments, making it easy to create, start, stop, resize, schedule tasks, and upgrade versions as needed.

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Managed by Us

Let us manage your deployment.

Want a more hands-off approach? We can manage your cloud deployment for you. Contact us to get started.

Cloud Service Options

Security and Compliance

MicroStrategy on AWS maintains compliance with an industry-accepted risk management/privacy framework that includes:

  • Service Organization Controls (SOC 2 Type II)
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
  • Privacy Shield
  • International Organization for Standardization (ISO 27001)
  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The MicroStrategy Cloud Operations team conducts weekly vulnerability scans and remediation activities, completes penetration testing to proactively assess systems by simulating attacks, and maintains a record of changes to the MicroStrategy application by tracking changes to objects. The high-security protocols maintained by the team deliver optimal conditions to run analytics in the cloud.

Platform Adminstration

The platform administration features include:

  • Application KPIs that are routinely collected and alerts are sent to a 24/7 MicroStrategy emergency response team
  • Scheduled maintenance windows for application upgrades and maintenance
  • Daily backups of cubes, caches, images, customizations, metadata, Enterprise Manager, and mobile configuration
  • Standard authentication and Usher authentication support for all MicroStrategy applications. This includes external authentication such as LDAP and SSO
  • MicroStrategy over-the-top application hotfix and patch installation
  • ODBC.INI configuration support and connectivity verification to customer warehouse, including VPN, security groups, and direct connect configuration and maintenance
  • A single tenant, virtual private cloud, with best practices maintained for inbound/outbound traffic

Environment and Operating System

The MicroStrategy on AWS environment features:

  • Rapid deployment of MicroStrategy on AWS infrastructure, using best practices within a customer-specific VPC
  • Infrastructure system KPIs are routinely collected and alerts are sent to a 24/7 MicroStrategy emergency response team
  • Scheduled maintenance windows for system patching, security updates, and AWS infrastructure management
  • Daily backups of metadata, operating system files, and customer data
  • A quarterly service review that captures major configurations of the application, infrastructure performance, support case snapshots and statistics, and other KPIs
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  • VPN tunnel and/or direct connect to your warehouse
  • Disaster recovery testing to ensure reliability and stability
  • Available configuration for end-to-end health checks against key projects

Services

All MicroStrategy managed Cloud environments receive the following services:

  • Architected to operate across multiple Availability Zones with High Availability out of the box
  • Dedicated platform within your own Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Highest level of technical support together with Amazon’s Enhanced Support
  • Immediate access to Amazon Technical Account Managers
  • Elastic IP addresses assigned to your environment
  • Flexible storage options of Elastic File System (EFS) or Elastic Block Storage (EBS)
  • Relational Database Service deployed in multi-availability zones with general purpose SSD drives and automatic patching services, automated backups, and automatic host Failover
  • Monitoring and alerting capabilities via the CloudWatch Service
  • Certificate Manager service that lets you easily provision, manage, and deploy Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security (SSL/TLS) certificates
  • Identity and access management (IAM) to control users' access to AWS services. Create and manage users and groups, and grant or deny access
  • Amazon GuardDuty threat detection that continuously monitors and protects your AWS environment

Deploy to your cloud of choice.

MicroStrategy 2019 is optimized to run on the world’s most popular cloud platforms.

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What Our Customers Are Saying

“We leveraged our fully configured MicroStrategy Cloud Environment to create an integrated mobile application that allows our users to ensure the right product is getting to the shelf where it needs to be.”
– Dr Pepper Snapple Group

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