Importing data from a data source

You import data directly into MicroStrategy Web. You can import data from the data sources listed below:

Importing data from a file on your computer or network, a URL, or a file URI scheme
Importing data from a database by building a SQL query
Importing data from relational tables
Importing custom data by typing or pasting values directly into Web
Importing data from a BI tool
Importing data from a Dropbox file
Importing data from Facebook
Importing data from Google Analytics
Importing data from Google BigQuery
Importing data from a file stored on Google Drive
Importing data from Hadoop
Importing a dashboard
Importing data from an OLAP source (MDX cube source)
Importing data by scraping a web page (public data)
Importing data from a Salesforce.com report
Importing data from a sample file
Importing data using a search as a source
Importing data from Twitter
Importing data from a database by typing a query
Importing data using the Google Analytics Query Explorer tool
Suggesting a data source for data import
Displaying and hiding data sources and databases for data import