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suniljain
Master
Master

What is the data integration capability of Qlik Sense ?.

Hi All,

Can you please provide update on data integration capability of Qlik Sense ?.

Regards;

Sunil

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From the Online Help:

  • Standard connectors:
    • ODBC database connections.
    • OLE DB database connections.
    • Folder connections that define a path for local or network file folders.
    • Web file connections used to select data from files located on a web URL.
  • Custom connectors:Custom developed connectors for data sources not directly supported by Qlik Sense. Custom connectors are developed using the QVX SDK or supplied by Qlik or third-party developers. In a standard Qlik Sense installation you will not have any custom connectors available.

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Hi Sunil, what do you mean with update on data integration capability? Overview of possible Data Sources?

suniljain
Master
Master
Author

Yes, Overview of possible data sources that we can integrate into Qlik Sense.

Not applicable

From the Online Help:

  • Standard connectors:
    • ODBC database connections.
    • OLE DB database connections.
    • Folder connections that define a path for local or network file folders.
    • Web file connections used to select data from files located on a web URL.
  • Custom connectors:Custom developed connectors for data sources not directly supported by Qlik Sense. Custom connectors are developed using the QVX SDK or supplied by Qlik or third-party developers. In a standard Qlik Sense installation you will not have any custom connectors available.
stephencredmond
Luminary Alumni
Luminary Alumni

Simple answer - it is the same as QlikView v11.2.

It is the same script.  Same connection options as well as Direct Discovery.

Regards,

Stephen

Miguel_Angel_Baeyens

A side note I think it's worth sharing is that you can use any QlikView script as Qlik Sense Desktop script: SAP connector, SFDC connector, variables (e.g.: with dates), etc. will work if you have the DLLs installed in your computer as they would work with QlikView.

Miguel

stephencredmond
Luminary Alumni
Luminary Alumni

Another useful side-note is that you can Binary load a .qvw file into Qlik Sense.

Regards,

Stephen

Josh_Good
Employee
Employee

You can also drag and drop a QVW onto Qlik Sense Desktop.  That will convert the entire script and data into a QVF.

Michael_Tarallo
Employee
Employee

Hello Sunil - knowledge is power - so adding on to this thread for your consideration.

If you are also referring to Data Integration as access, consolidation, transformation as related to ETL, you may want to look into QlikView Expressor - which provides ETL capabilities and allows you to prepare data for Qlik products,

Demonstration Brief Introduction of QlikView Expressor Studio and the Semantic Framework - YouTube

Regards,

Mike T

Regards,
Mike Tarallo
Qlik
chrisbrain
Specialist II
Specialist II

As noted in our blog post:

QVSource - The QlikView & Qlik Sense API Connector Blog | QVSource Works With Qlik Sense

QVSource works with Qlik Sense, so that's some 30+ connectors to a wide range of Web APIs - you can see them listed here on our website:

List Of Connectors For QlikView & Qlik Sense

beeido.com - BI | Software | Qlik Integration Services
GitFirst - A CI/CD solution for Qlik Sense