QlikView

Who Uses QlikView?

Any business looking to make the analysis and reporting of their data easier.

What Is QlikView?

QlikView ia a data management software that helps to develop and manage all data derivation processes.

QlikView Details

Qlik

https://www.qlik.com

Founded 1993

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Starting price

US$1,350.00
US$15.00/month
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Free Trial

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QlikView deployment and support

Support

  • Email/Help Desk
  • 24/7 (Live rep)
  • Chat

Deployment

  • Cloud, SaaS, Web-based
  • Mac (Desktop)
  • Windows (Desktop)
  • Windows (On-Premise)
  • Linux (On-Premise)
  • iPhone (Mobile)
  • iPad (Mobile)

Training

  • In Person
  • Live Online
  • Webinars
  • Documentation
  • Videos

QlikView Features

  • API
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity Tracking
  • Ad hoc Analysis
  • Ad hoc Query
  • Ad hoc Reporting
  • Alerts / Escalation
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Benchmarking
  • Charting
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Customizable Branding
  • Customizable Reports
  • Customizable Templates
  • Dashboard
  • Dashboard Creation
  • Data Connectors
  • Data Extraction
  • Data Import/Export
  • Data Mapping
  • Data Synchronization
  • Data Transformation
  • Data Visualization
  • Drag & Drop
  • Forecasting
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Metadata Management
  • Monitoring
  • Multiple Data Sources
  • Performance Management
  • Performance Metrics
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Profitability Analysis
  • Publishing / Sharing
  • Real Time Analytics
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Sales Trend Analysis
  • Scorecards
  • Search/Filter
  • Self Service Data Preparation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Trend / Problem Indicators
  • Trend Analysis
  • Visual Analytics

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  • Charting
  • Consolidation/Roll-Up
  • Customizable Reports
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  • Dashboard Creation
  • Data Visualization
  • Drag & Drop
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Management
  • Forecasting
  • Goal Setting / Tracking
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Monitoring
  • Multi-Currency
  • Multiple Data Sources
  • Performance Management
  • Performance Metrics
  • Planning Tools
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Progress Tracking
  • Projections
  • Qualitative Analysis
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Real Time Analytics
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Notifications
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Real-time Updates
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Sales Forecasting
  • Scenario Planning
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  • KPI Monitoring
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  • Charting
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QlikView Reviews

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Overall rating

4.3/5

Average score

Ease of Use 4.1
Customer Service 4.1
Features 4.4
Value for Money 4.1

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James M.
Senior Systems Engineer
Printing, 201-500 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    4 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    4 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 31/05/2021

"A New way to look at old data"

Comments: Overall, we have been very happy with our QlikView purchase. It allows us to easily provide insight into our data warehouse for manager and executive level users. While the majority of our usage is reporting on a weekly basis, Qlikview provides the ability to dig deeper and find new business insights into the data than we would otherwise have been able to.

Pros: Ease and speed of implementation are what I like most about our Qlikview deployment. Compared to other Business Intelligence products, Qlikview is a breeze to set up due to its ability to load in data from multiple data sources quickly and easily, with little more than slight changes to an import/mapping script.
For users already familiar with the data, importing into Qlikview is quick and easy. Additionally, and importantly, changes to the data dictionary (adding, removing, or modifying fields that you're watching) are very easy to make, and don't require starting from scratch. This sets Qlikview apart from most other Business Intelligence software we considered.

Cons: Qlikview's biggest strength - it's unique way of linking data together in ways you wouldn't have thought of on our own -- can also be a weakness, as it requires a different way to thinking about data than most users have experience previously. However, the color-coded column fields indicating related fields and data links become second nature to users once they are retrained and have a bit of experience with the software.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 31/05/2021
Prafulla K.
Consultant
Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing
Used the Software for: 1+ year
  • Overall Rating
    3.5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    3.5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    3.5 /5
  • Customer Support
    Unrated
  • Value for Money
    Unrated
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 18/01/2016

"Qlikview: An Analytical Tool"

Pros: This is an excellent analytical tool with below best suited features:
1) Flexible chart design
2) A lot of charts and plenty of minutes properties to configure the chart.
3) Power of custom expression using a expression language called "SET ANALYSIS". This enables a better control on data transformation and manipulation.
4) Script editor where in Data Layer can be defined, designed and managed.
5) Nice client server architecture so that report designed can be easily published over to web and access can be controlled easily through management console.
6) Qliksense, a cloud model, is a best thing qlikview has.

Cons: It's nothing like bad things but good if it has few features (that other BI tool has)
1) Data management should be more user friendly. Right now it is in script editor. Someone with good knowledge of Relational Database can easily handle this but a programmer knowledge is must. End users or non technical person may timid to start with qlikview as they will find it hard to start with.
2) Too many properties and configuration available. (It's not a bad thing at all as it gives more flexibility) But many configuration can be easily clubbed together systematically and user do not waste time to find the properties configuration. Meaning configuration should be simplified and structured.
3) Desktop should be as neat and clean as qliksense. Qliksense is way par than desktop in terms of User interface.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 18/01/2016
Jon B.
RSM
Automotive, 501-1,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support
    Unrated
  • Value for Money
    Unrated
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    9/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 29/07/2021

"Data at my fingertips"

Comments: It gives multiple people looking for different data points an easy hub to access

Pros: Qlik gives me customer data from multiple inputs which reduces the search and having to look through multiple sources

Cons: The only thing that I would like to see is an integration into my old antiquated crm - sugar. other than that, nothing

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 29/07/2021
Miguel D.
IT Manager
Transportation/Trucking/Railroad, 201-500 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    4 /5
  • Ease of Use
    4 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    4 /5
  • Value for Money
    4 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    8/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 18/05/2020

"QlikView good option if you are into BI"

Comments: Been using QV for 2+ years now, have a lot of reports for almost any department in my companny, sales, buying, wharehouse inventories, financial, etc, etc all of them are productive resources for my internal users.

Pros: Once you set up your "reports" (IN QV they are called projects) there is no room to get things wrong, the final user will be able to run those reports and play with them with no worries of deteling something or change the report setting, as this can only be done by the admin, therefore the final user will be free to play and apply as many filters the report may have. On the other side, you will need some training to get the reports done, QV uses a report designer you will need to setup/install to build your projects.

Cons: QV as a company has some other products that all are but the similar to QV they have "QV Sense" is the "newer" version of QV that has a lot of support for mobile devices, dont get things wrong, QV has either support for mobile, but you need to build your reports thinking how will they look on a small display.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 18/05/2020
Selvakumar S.
Technical Team Lead
Information Technology & Services, 11-50 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    4 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    8/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 16/10/2018

"Single point of contact for your analysis!"

Comments: Completed more than 15 implementation across domains like Government, Distribution, Retail, Insurance,Manufacturing and services. Have overall 10+ years of IT experience and 6+ years in BI Worked with one of the Fortune 50 retail giant who uses QV for more than 200 business users around the world across regions. i would say most of the people are happy with the way how QV is helping them on decision making. Since its a retail business, QV handles more volume of data with ease. Thanks to their In-Memory technique.

Pros: 1. Associate linking
2. Self Service - Business users can create their own charts and data table with little technical knowledge
3. Inline (Mapping ) for adhoc dimension or values
4. QVD can act as data cubes or even as Data warehouse for medium size companies
5. implementing QV will take less time compare to traditional BI
6. Partner eco- system and support is very good
7. One of the best In-memory BI tool available in the market currently

Cons: 1. Initial investment is little high but they have release Qliksense to counter it and it comes with Saas Model as well with more animated data visualization

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 16/10/2018