• Introducing Qlik Sense!

    Meet the newest member of the Qlik product family, Qlik Sense. It’s a next-generation self-service data visualisation application that empowers everyone to easily create a range of flexible, interactive visualis...
    Sarah Miller
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  • Preceding Load

    A QlikView feature that is poorly known and brilliant in its simplicity is the Preceding Load.   If you don’t know what it is, then I strongly suggest that you read this blog post and find out. Because it ...
    Henric Cronström
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  • QlikView 11.20 Service Release 9 Beta is now available

    QlikView version 11.20 Service Release 9 Beta is now available to existing customers and partners.   This release includes around 80 bug fixes and no design changes, only added support for iOS8. You can read mor...
    Irena Calovska
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  • Recipe for an ABC Analysis

    An ABC analysis is a dynamic bucket classification of e.g. products, based on some property, usually the sales number. The best products are your "A" products and the worst are your "C" products. It is used in all...
    Henric Cronström
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  • Calculated Dimensions

    To make a chart in QlikView – in any Business Intelligence tool, for that matter – you need to have one or several dimensions; entities with discrete values that you use as grouping symbols. But where shou...
    Henric Cronström
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  • Buckets

    Often when creating a QlikView application, you want to add some grouping of a number, and then use this as a dimension in a chart or as a field where you make selections.   Usually, the number in itself is not ...
    Henric Cronström
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  • Recipe for a Pareto Analysis

    “Which products contribute to the first 80% of our turnover?”   This type of question is common in all types of business intelligence. I say “type of question” since it appears in many di...
    Henric Cronström
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  • QlikView.Next 0.95 Beta is now available

    We are pleased to announce the availability of QlikView.Next 0.95 Beta!   This Beta includes some major new capabilities and represents one step further in the journey to the next generation of Business Discover...
    Irena Calovska
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  • QlikView Connector for use with SAP Netweaver Version 5.8 is released

    QlikView Connector for use with SAP Netweaver 5.80 is now generally available to customers and partners. The software and release notes can be found on the download site http://global.qlik.com/download. Highlights in...
    Ian Crosland
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  • Scales of Measurement

    As you load data into QlikView or Qlik Sense, it is useful to ask the question: What type of field is this? Which properties does it have?  Different categories of fields have different properties: The first ...
    Henric Cronström
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  • 8 steps to customize your QlikView apps with Google Fonts

    One of the topics we always cover in our data visualization training courses is the font family selection within your app. With the increasing number of devices and platforms accessing to your QlikView apps, details s...
    Arturo Muñoz
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  • Circular References

    There are two Swedish car brands, Volvo and SAAB. Or, at least, there used to be... SAAB was made in Trollhättan and Volvo was – and still is – made in Gothenburg.   Two fictive friends – ...
    Henric Cronström
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  • On the rise of the quantified self

    History is scattered with luminaries who used personal reflection to change their lives. From the personal journal entries of James Boswell to the more scientific daily measurements of Sanctorius Sanctorius, people ha...
    Michael Anthony
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  • QlikView and Qlik Sense

    As most of you have noticed – I hope – we have now released a new product.   Qlik Sense.     Qlik Sense is not just a new release of QlikView. Instead it is something different. But there...
    Henric Cronström
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  • A Historical Odyssey: Quality - Learning - Interaction - Knowledge

    The first couple of years in QlikTech’s history, the company was called QuikTech and the product was called QuikView. It was a game with words: The product name insinuated that you could view things quickly and ...
    Henric Cronström
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  • Making QlikView Part of the Story: Embedding Objects into Web Pages

    More and more, blog posts, news articles, and various other online media are incorporating data visualization.  A well placed chart or graph can drive home the point of the story being told.  While print has...
    Brian Munz
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  • Synthetic Keys

    In a well visited post on the community forum, John Witherspoon some time ago asked “Should We Stop Worrying and Love the Synthetic Key?” John’s post begins: “Synthetic keys have a bad reputati...
    Henric Cronström
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  • QlikView Connector for use with SAP Netweaver Version 5.8 SR1 Released

    QlikView Connector for use with SAP Netweaver 5.80 SR1 is now generally available to customers and partners. The software and release notes can be found on the download site http://global.qlik.com/download. Highlights...
    Ian Crosland
    last modified by Ian Crosland
  • Loops in the Script

    Iterations – or loops – are constructions where a set of statements are executed zero or more times, until some condition is met. They are very common in all programming languages, and QlikView scripting i...
    Henric Cronström
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  • Enhancing the User Experience Using Conditional Expressions

    As QlikView developers, one of our main focuses is on the user experience. There are many instances where objects only need to be shown upon the user’s request. An example of this is list boxes (filters). With t...
    Charles Bannon
    created by Charles Bannon