MicroStrategy Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR) has recently announced the general availability of MicroStrategy 9 Release 3. According to the company's release statement, this new version features enhancements that deliver business information significantly faster and make BI easier to use.
"Dashboards Up to 2 Times Faster: MicroStrategy's highly-visual dashboards display a tremendous amount of information in an easy-to-use and compelling manner. With MicroStrategy 9 Release 3, typical dashboards can contain up to 3 times more data, run up to 2 times faster, and respond to user interactions up to 5 times faster than previously. Performance tests have shown a 4.2 MB dashboard reduced in size to 0.8 MB, and a dashboard that took 4 seconds to run now runs in 1.3 seconds.
"Richer Dashboard Experience: With MicroStrategy 9 Release 3, Flash dashboards gain increased OLAP functionality, including drilling, pivoting, sorting, and filtering to give business users greater insights into the data. Business users can also export interactive Flash dashboards into PDF documents to easily share them with others."