MIAMI, Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, kicks off its 19th annual user conference today at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Anyone can watch the live video streams of the event's keynote presentations at http://www.microstrategy.com/live, and can join the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #MSTRWorld2016.
"Today we kick off our most impressive conference to date featuring more than 160 distinct sessions and 50 customer speakers, inspiring keynotes, numerous hands-on workshops, and countless opportunities to network with our vast ecosystem of partners," said Michael J. Saylor, Chairman, President and CEO, MicroStrategy Incorporated. "At this year's World, we are focusing on empowering our user community. Our customers will be trained to successfully extract value from big data, build mobile productivity apps, move their on-premises analytics to the cloud, and deploy smartphone-based security applications. World 2016 is a practitioner's heaven for anyone who is excited about enterprise analytics, mobility, and security, and I encourage you to join us in Miami."
In recent months, MicroStrategy has made exciting product announcements about MicroStrategy 10™, its unified platform for analytics, mobility, and security applications. Throughout the event, thousands of attendees will hear from MicroStrategy product experts on how they can leverage version 10.2, the latest release of MicroStrategy 10, to rapidly build mobile apps and interactive dashboards, deploy advanced analytics and beautiful visualizations, and develop powerful new applications on big data. The educational workshops will enable attendees to get hands-on experience building cutting-edge analytic applications, and empower them with practical skills and new knowledge. Additionally, attendees will get the full story on our pioneering enterprise software platforms from an impressive lineup of keynote speakers, customer and partner presenters, and MicroStrategy experts.
MicroStrategy's Customers and Partners Say It Best
Customers scheduled to present include: 24 Hour Fitness; Ahold; AIG; Amica Mutual Insurance Company; AstraZeneca; Boston Children's Hospital; Canadian Institute for Health Information; Catalina; Cisco Systems; City of Austin; Domtar; East Coast Metal Distributors; Enova International; Exelon Corporation; Facebook; Flex; Groupon; Guess?; Herbalife; Higher One; Huntington National Bank; IMS Health; International Post Corporation; Interstate Batteries; Jabil Circuit; McCain Foods; MEDITECH; NBCUniversal; Netflix; Nielsen; OffiSanté; Omega World Travel; Overstock.com; Parallon; PPL Electric Utilities; Ryder Systems; Sutter Health; Tapjoy; and Weiler Corporation.
Partner sponsors include: Actian Corporation; Amazon Web Services; Convergence Consulting Group; Cloudera; Data Meaning; DataFactZ; Datastrong; IDS – Intelligent Data Solutions; InfoCepts; Invexer Technology; Iolap; Momentum Consulting; Pandera; Paxata; Pitney Bowes; Project X; Six Degrees Planning; Snowflake Computing; Southport; Teradata/Claraview; Visionet Systems; Visual Crossing; Vitara; XeoMatrix; and ZS Associates.
About MicroStrategy Incorporated
Founded in 1989, MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms. The Company's mission is to provide enterprise analytics, mobility, and security platforms that are flexible, powerful, scalable, and user-friendly. To learn more, visit MicroStrategy online, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
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