A waffle chart visualization helps display progress toward goals. Its simple , visually engaging and conveys information easily. Waffle chart is a very effective option when you want to add an interesting visualization to your dashboard without distorting the data or taking up too much dashboard real estate.
A waffle chart is a square divided into a 10×10 grid. Each grid box represents 1% toward a goal of 100% percent. The number of grid boxes that are colored or shaded is determined by the associated metric.
MicroStrategy's open API allows custom visualizations to be developed by using various third party libraries like D3 , HighCharts etc. VitaraCharts is a library of 19+ visualizations developed as a plug and play option exclusively for MicroStrategy