Stephen Goodson

Stephen Goodson

Senior Training Consultant

Stephen founded a consulting firm specializing in the securities industry and was a data analyst and trainer specializing in mortgage and debt securities for a decade. Stephen has extensive knowledge of business intelligence tools such as Bio Technology, Hyperion Solutions, and Oracle. Stephen is a MicroStrategy Certified Designer and Oracle Certified Expert as an Oracle Hyperion System 9 BI+ Administrator.

Courses taught by Stephen

Services Architect: Standardizing and Managing Custom Applications

Course 11.065

Explore the software development process and related tasks like deployment and source control from a holistic approach of the Services Architect in an Intelligent Enterprise. This course focuses on the key competencies to help you succeed as a Servic...

Analytics

Introduction to Analytics Reporting

Course 11.112

Create reports and the objects used on reports (filters, metrics, and prompts) with hands-on exercises. Transform datasets into appealing, insightful dossiers. Exercises use the MicroStrategy Web interface. 

Analytics

Introduction to Documents

Course 11.141

Create Report Services documents to satisfy sophisticated information requirements. Display grids, graphs, text, and images. Transform data into an appealing, insightful presentation for financial reports, budgets, and invoices. Hands-on exercises to...

Analytics

Dashboarding with Dossiers and Visualizations

Course 11.142

Learn how to import and refine data to create visually-compelling, interactive data representations (visualizations). Format, analyze, filter, and layer the visualizations to create appealing, insightful dashboard-style dossiers through the MicroStra...

Analytics

Administration for Enterprise Analytics

Course 11.311

Deploy, manage, and secure a MicroStrategy Enterprise Analytics environment. Optimize and automate common administrator tasks, and monitor the MicroStrategy environment using various administration tools and features. Includes hands-on exercises in a...

Analytics

Administration for MicroStrategy on Cloud

Course 11.312

Learn the tasks involved in administering the MicroStrategy platform in the MicroStrategy on AWS environment, using the self-service as well as the fully-managed deployment options. You will learn how to manage user security, establish connectivity,...

Analytics

Introduction to Big Data

Course 11.313

Understand big data from the ground up, including structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data attributes of big data, as well as use cases. Get specific experience with Hadoop’s ecosystem, as well as MicroStrategy data integration, federation...

Analytics

Project Architecting

Course 11.411

Create and maintain the foundation of an enterprise analytics application by developing a physical schema and logical model from single, multiple, or heterogeneous data sources. Develop core objects of the reporting infrastructure such as attributes...

Analytics

Advanced Analytics Reporting

Course 11.412

Build advanced objects (metrics, filters, derived elements, custom groups) to develop complex analytical reports. Bring your reports to the next level with more detailed information using advanced analytics, to glean valuable insights by manipulatin...

Analytics

Advanced Documents: Interactivity & Joining Datasets

Course 11.413

Create documents to combine data from multiple sources in a pixelperfect format. Allow end users to interact with documents using selectors, panels, and widgets. The majority of this course is hands on using MicroStrategy Web in a Cloud environment.

Analytics

Advanced Metrics

Course 11.414

Develop advanced metrics such as level and transformation metrics for use on analytical reports. Work with filters to create conditional metrics. Implement data governance by creating base formulas. The majority of this course is hands-on usi...

Advanced Dashboarding and Visualizations

Course 11.415

Import complex data to enhance visually-compelling, interactive data representations (visualizations). Create new objects by grouping attribute elements and creating new attributes and metrics based on dataset objects. Build a story about your data t...

Mobile

Advanced Mobile Applications

Course 11.421

In hands-on exercises, create two interactive documents and a dossier, and link them together to create a mobile app. Use a variety of Mobile widgets and interactive document components. Learn about advanced mobile application features such as docke...

Introduction to Data Science

Course 11.710

Familiarize yourself with the data science process and the skills needed to be a data scientist. Explore MicroStrategy visualizations and how they can help you understand data distributions and trends. Integrate R, Python, and MicroStrate...

Analytics

Data Mining and Predictive Analytics

Course 11.711

Develop predictive models and reports by leveraging native algorithms or by importing models from third party data mining vendors like R and PMML, in hands-on exercises using MicroStrategy Developer. Learn data mining best practices.

Analytics

Advanced Data Scientist

Course 11.712

Integrate your data science workflows using Python, R, and MicroStrategy. Initiate, perform, and communicate complex analyses. Learn the benefits of intertwining the tools dedicated to data science with MicroStrategy mstrio library to seamlessly perf...

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