Version 2021

MicroStrategy Library

System Requirements

For all certified systems, see Platform Certifications.

Collaboration Server

  • Node.js 12.x (Installed with MicroStrategy)
  • PostgreSQL 11.x (Installed with MicroStrategy)

Compatibility and Interoperability

  • MicroStrategy Library for Web

    MicroStrategy Library 2021 server should be connected only to a MicroStrategy Intelligence Server 2021 for production purposes.

    The MicroStrategy Library application works on all major browsers including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, and Microsoft Edge. We recommend that you stay up to date on browser updates and upgrades to leverage capabilities and features added in each version.

  • MicroStrategy Library for Mobile

    We recommend that MicroStrategy Library 2021 Mobile App (iOS and Android) should be connected only to a MicroStrategy Library Server 2021 and MicroStrategy Intelligence Server 2021 for production purposes.

    Mobile Clients Mobile Server and Intelligence Server
    2019 2020 2021
    2019 Full 2019 feature support Not applicable Not applicable
    2020 Interoperability Full 2020 Feature Support Not applicable
    2021 Interoperability Interoperability Full 2021 Feature Support

    The MicroStrategy Library can be accessed via the MicroStrategy Library App available on the Apple Store (for iOS) and Google Play Store (for Android). The list of supported hardware and Mobile OS versions remains the same as the MicroStrategy Mobile Platform App.

    To configure the MicroStrategy Mobile Library app, visit the MicroStrategy Library Admin page and utilize the Mobile configuration link at the bottom of the page. No additional configuration is required for SSO to work from the Mobile Library app.

    To locate the Library Admin page, visit https://<Web Server Name>:<port>/MicroStrategyLibrary/admin/webserver

Installing MicroStrategy Library for Windows

  • For steps to install MicroStrategy Library components on a machine that will host your applications, see the Installing and Configuring MicroStrategy Library chapter in the Installation and Configuration Help.

Directory Structure

On Windows operating systems, the default folder is:

  • C:\Program Files(x86)\Common Files\MicroStrategy\Tomcat\..\webapps\MicroStrategyLibrary when installed on a 64-bit Windows environment.

JSP interface: The following table lists folders and files of interest that are included in the default directory structure after deploying your MicroStrategy Library WAR file:

Directory Contents
\api-docs REST API documents
\auth Authentication files
\DossierReact Front end bundles
\images All image files
\include Supporting application files
\javascript Interface JavaScript files
\jsp Interface JSP code files
\plugins Plug-in files for customizations
\style Interface style files
\VisFramework Supporting files for visualizations
\WEB-INF Configuration information for MicroStrategy Web

Help and Support

The MicroStrategy Library Help provides information on how to use MicroStrategy Library to view, analyze, and consume MicroStrategy dossiers and documents.