Founded in 1989 by Michael J. Saylor
and Sanju K. Bansal
, MicroStrategy develops and sells business intelligence, mobile software, and cloud-based services for some of the top Fortune 500 companies and technology companies in the world including Facebook, eBay, and Yahoo MicroStrategy was one of the first companies to pioneer data-driven enterprises with Business Intelligence and now is enhancing Big Data capabilities with its army of data scientists. It is a public traded company on the NASDAQ: MSTR with almost $600 million in revenues with 3,200 employees worldwide. Mr. Bansal received an S.B. in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.S. in Computer Science from The Johns Hopkins University.
Hear this incredible rags-to-riches-to-rags-to-riches story from the perspective of this famous and humble DC area founder. Also, we will talk about his insights to Big Data in the enterprises, social media, and mobile.