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    Qlik Support Updates Blog

    QlikView 12.00 End of Support nears

    Dear QlikView users,This is just a reminder that support for QlikView 12.00 ends on 16 November 2018 in line with our current QlikView Release Management Policy, see Policy Doc.   End of support is 2 years after the release of the next version, which was 12.10 - released on 16 November 2016.   In the table below we highlight End of Support dates for QlikView versions for QlikView 12.X:QlikView VersionReleasedEnd of SupportQlik... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    Qlik Sense Custom Report

    Four years ago, I wrote the Customizable Straight Table blog illustrating how you can build a custom table in QlikView.  Last year, I wrote the Custom Report Extension blog that shows how to use the Climber Custom Report in Qlik Sense.  Today, with the help of Patric Nordstrom and Jason Michaelides, I am going to blog about how you can build a custom report in Qlik Sense.  With continued enhancements to the Qlik Sense table such as... View more

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    Qlik Community Manager Blog

    Learn about exciting changes for Qlik Community!!!!

    Hello Qlik Community Members!We are excited to announce that we are in the final stages of working on some updates to the Qlik Community experience. Please join us on Tuesday, November 6 @ 9 am PT / 12 pm ET for part 1 in our demo series. This session will include a live demo and Q&A and will be recorded for those that can't attend.Visit our event page for more details and to register. Best Regards,Sara & Team

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    Qlik Support Updates Blog

    Qlik Sense February 2018 Patch 3 is available

    Dear Qlik Sense user,We are pleased to announce that Qlik Sense February 2018 Patch 3 is now available on our download site.  Patch 3 contains 7 bug fixes and you can find details about those fixes in the attached release notes. As a reminder, please follow best practices when upgrading any software and make sure you back up your system before making changes.   Thank you for choosing Qlik software!  Kind regards,Global Support... View more

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    Qlik Academic Program Blog

    Qlik at Montclair State University

    We were so excited to return to Montclair State University this Fall to present Qlik and the Academic Program to eager undergraduates learning Data Visualizations.  We also got to present with our Qlik Partner, Chris Ferrara from SDG Group who provided a great landscape of the industry and why Qlik is such a fantastic tool for the students to learn!  We then got to share with them all of the FREE resources they receive after joining the... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    The Qlik Insight Advisor - More than JUST ASKing questions!

         Hey Guys - a few weeks ago I introduced the Qlik Cognitive Engine in the Design Blog, What is the Cognitive Engine? ‌and how it is responsible for providing an (AI) Augmented Intelligence driven experience. BUT...exactly what does that mean - "Augmented Intelligence driven experience"? Sounds like marketing-speak, right? Actually, it's not a play on words. These are powerful terms that represent machine learning AND human... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    Developing for Good - Analyzing the major hurricanes with Team Rubicon

    In my previous blog I talked about how Qlik contributed to Team Rubicon and all of their amazing work by analyzing the data and designing a beautiful mashup to share with the world.Today, I want to get a little deeper and analyze the data for the latest hurricanes and their contribution. Last year we've started with Hurricane Harvey."Hurricane Harvey overwhelmed the Gulf Coast with tremendous wind and flood damage, leaving hundreds of thousands i... View more

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    Qlik Product Innovation Blog

    Qlik Community Update - October / November

        Please take a look at our latest Qlik Community update video to be informed about our latest products, features, resources and upcoming product releases. If you have comments or questions please post them here and one of our Qlik community members or employees will get back to you shortly. Thank you.Qlik Community Update  - October / November 2018NOTE: If you cannot see the video because access to YouTube is restricted, pl... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    The Qlik Sense Development Cheat Sheet

        Our Bruno Calver is back with a great resource that provides references to some development best practices. The goal of this resource is to ensure a speedy, high performing development process resulting in a final application for the end user. Bruno has collected a ton of information and has consolidated it into something simple and well referenced, the Qlik Sense Development Cheat Sheet. (attached to this post). I'd like to t... View more

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    Qlik Academic Program Blog

    Qlik visits the Business Information and Technology Society at SJU!

    The Qlik Academic Program was invited to present to the students in the Business Information and Technology Society (BIT) for the 2nd year in a row!  Students in the BIT Society are majoring and minoring in analytics and most of them are members of the program already or became ones shortly after our visit!  This year Paul Franzonia and Chris Reiter, both Qlik employees and Saint Joseph's Alumni presented to the students about the power... View more

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    Qlik Support Updates Blog

    New patches for Qlik Sense & NPrinting September 2018

    Hi all Qlik Sense & NPrinting users,We are pleased to confirm that Qlik Sense September 2018 patch 1 and NPrinting September 2018 Service Release 2 are both available on our download site.   Attached please find release notes for these releases with details of all the included bug fixes.   These releases only include bug fixes.Thank you for choosing Qlik software.   As always, please follow best practices when up... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    Gas price analysis

    Some people claim that data can save the world. Although that’s probably true to some extent, the demo app I’m introducing today, Gas Stations‌ app, has a humbler goal, it can help you to save some money (if you happen to be in Spain).  The Qlik team in Spain has been gathering gas price data for over four years now, and has created one of the most comprehensives gas price data tools out there built in Qlik Sense. We are using only a fr... View more

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    Qlik Community Manager Blog

    BARC's BI Survey 18

    If you want the real scoop on the best BI solutions, you’ve got to ask the people who use them every day. So, that’s exactly what BARC did. They talked to over 3,000 users and analyzed over 36 products for their BI Survey 18.And BI users voted Qlik® #1 when it comes to ease of use, query performance, and visual analysis in the large international BI vendors peer group.  They also named Qlik a clear leader when it comes to business value, cus... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    What is the Cognitive Engine?

        This week's Design Blog introduces you to the Qlik Cognitive Engine. You may have heard about our new Cognitive Engine when it made its first appearance in the Qlik Sense April 2018 release. It delivered an augmented intelligence driven experience that improved how analytics were created by learning from the data and automatically suggesting the best visualizations for chosen dimensions and measures.  Building on this prem... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    Getting started with Qlik APIs

    It’s been a while since I’ve posted about how a developer can get started with Qlik, so I figured it would be a good idea to review current tools and resources for developers new to Qlik.A good place to start would be the Getting Started on the Qlik developer help page. There’s some links here to get you started building mashups, extensions, and widgets. There’s also information about creating connectors, building Windows applications, and automa... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    Get Familiar with Qlik GeoAnalytics - The Spatial Index Operation

        Hey guys - thanks for taking some time to learn more about Qlik GeoAnalytics. Continuing my series that will make you more familiar with Qlik GeoAnalytics, I'm excited to show you how to use the Spatial Index operation, available within the Qlik GeoAnalytics connector. Spatial Index creates index tables that contain boundary data related to the visible selection area on a map objects. When used with the Auto Select Visible opti... View more

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    Qlik Product Innovation Blog

    A Spotlight on the Evolution of QlikView

    Industry buzz surrounds digital transformation; a requirement for today’s organizations to be more agile and data driven is essential to maintaining relevancy and competing in fast-paced markets. We understand you’ve heard this message and are working on projects to move your business forward. Qlik is evolving alongside you. And while supporting your efforts, we are driving toward becoming much more than just a software company. For example, our ... View more

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    Qlik Design Blog

    Floor It!

    Have you ever tried to compare two dates that looked the same to find out that in fact they were different?  I was recently approached by a colleague who had this problem.  In their script, they were adding a flag when the date in a field was also the last day of the month.  Both dates were formatted to show the month, day and year (M/D/YYYY) but the flag was never true even when the dates appeared to be the same.  When workin... View more

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    Qlik Education Blog

    Qlik Academic Program Milestone - 5,000 Data Literate Students!

    The Qlik Academic Program has hit a major milestone, bringing 5,000 students into the world of Data Literacy! Help us spread the news by sharing our latest tweet https://twitter.com/qlik/status/1046870626202505217If you are a professor or student teaching or attending an accredited higher education university, visit The Qlik Academic Program  and apply today for free software, training, a chance to take the Qlik Sense Qualification exam, and... View more

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    Qlik Academic Program Blog

    Academic Program Milestone - 5,000 Data Literate Students!

    The Qlik Academic Program has hit a major milestone, bringing 5,000 students into the world of Data Literacy! Help us spread the news by sharing our latest tweet https://twitter.com/qlik/status/1046870626202505217