MicroStrategy Interview Questions

  1. What is Microstrategy Desktop?
  2. What is compound and smart metrics?
  3. What are report filters and view filters?
  4. What is the command manager used for?
  5. Explain the use of pass-through functions?
  6. What are consolidations and custom groups?
  7. Can Microstrategy Desktop access SAP data?
  8. What are logical views? How are they useful?
  9. What are level metrics? Why are they needed?
  10. How did your previous company make a profit?
  11. Can I make my data and graphs look professional?
  12. What does Microstrategy Desktop allow users to do?
  13. How long does it take to learn Microstrategy Desktop?
  14. What are the benefits of using Microstrategy Desktop?
  15. Is Microstrategy Desktop available in other languages?
  16. What security is provided with Microstrategy Desktop?
  17. How large was your last group and what was your role?
  18. How fast is the performance on Microstrategy Desktop?
  19. What data sources does Microstrategy Desktop support?
  20. Can Microstrategy Desktop access operational data systems?
  21. What are some characteristics of good Project Requirements?
  22. How can you impose security measures into the microstrategy?
  23. What subtotaling features does Microstrategy Desktop contain?
  24. What printing capabilities are available in Microstrategy Desktop?
  25. What are attribute roles? How can you resolve the attribute roles?
  26. What’s the difference between a custom group and consolidation?
  27. How does the reporting varies in the Cognos and the Microstrategy?
  28. How long does it take to get Microstrategy Desktop up and running?
  29. Can Microstrategy Desktop export data to other software applications?
  30. What is the difference between absolute filtering and standard filtering?
  31. What types of testing can be carried out over the microstrategy reports?
  32. How can you make the SQL query to be based on a specific table of your choice?
  33. How is object manager oriented copy operation different from the project merge?
  34. What can users do with the information they access using Microstrategy Desktop?
  35. How is the number of passes in a SQL query significant in performance evaluation?
  36. Why is it required to maintain a parent-child relationship among the various attributes?
  37. How does Microstrategy Desktop integrate with the rest of the Microstrategy platform?
  38. How can you specify the report template and a report filter? How are reports optimized?
  39. What are the VLDB properties? Which level of VLDB configurations have the highest precedence?
  40. Does Microstrategy provide predictive modeling capabilities commonly available in data mining tools?