TYSONS CORNER, Va., Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, today announced that its 2015 Symposium Series continues to set record attendance on its tour around the globe, demonstrating that business and IT audiences have a keen interest in learning about the powerful capabilities of MicroStrategy's newest release, MicroStrategy 10 Secure Enterprise™. MicroStrategy enthusiasts continue to gather for keynote presentations, hands-on enterprise data discovery workshops, and live Q&A and networking opportunities with innovators from MicroStrategy's leading customers, partners, and sponsors.
"We're excited to share MicroStrategy 10 and our latest advances in enterprise analytics, mobility and security with thousands of organizations around the world," said Mark Gambill, CMO, MicroStrategy Incorporated. "Our vision has always been to empower our customers with a world-class enterprise-grade analytics platform that simplifies decision-making and enables them to transform their operations to achieve bottom-line results. MicroStrategy 10 sets a new standard for data discovery, big data, and advanced analytics, and the interest we're seeing from the marketplace has been overwhelmingly positive."
More than 4,000 companies and organizations in the U.S., EMEA, and APAC rely on MicroStrategy to make sense of large data volumes, get answers in an instant, build stunning visualizations, and present a single version of the truth — securely, at scale, and on all standard devices. MicroStrategy's customers who have presented at the 2015 Symposium Series to date include AGBAR; Ahold; AIG; Amadeus Travel; Caisse d'Epargne; Carphone; Ceva Santé; Groupe BPCE; Hilton Worldwide; ING DIRECT España; Ipsen; Lottoland; McDonald's España; McDonald's UK; O2; Spar; Telefónica, S.A.; Weiler Corporation; and Zurich.
"Speaking to a packed audience at MicroStrategy's New York Symposium was very exciting for us," said Donna Piccirilli, Director of IT at Weiler Corporation. "After seeing the many new features and functionality in MicroStrategy 10 Secure Enterprise, we're going to push up our migration timeline and switch to version 10 sooner than planned. MicroStrategy 10's capabilities, such as linking to Salesforce without moving data and combining all that data into one report, provide tremendous value for our organization and will simplify the IT process. We look forward to upgrading to MicroStrategy 10 as soon as possible."
MicroStrategy's worldwide 2015 Symposium Series, which kicked off in Washington, D.C. and visited Dusseldorf, Paris, London, Madrid, San Francisco, New York, and Dallas, has been met with standing room only crowds in each city. Coming soon, MicroStrategy will be visiting São Paulo, Brazil on August 11, Toronto, Canada on August 13, Boston, MA on September 15, Atlanta, GA on September 23, Singapore on October 21, and Tokyo, Japan on November 21. To register for one of MicroStrategy's upcoming symposia events, visit: http://www.microstrategy.com/us/events/symposium and join the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #MSTR10.
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