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Greg-Anderson
Consultant
Manager, BI Strategy and Architecture at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
May 02 2018

What is most valuable?

* Access to multiple data sources * Ability to design modular solutions * Ability to implement a flexible data model... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Still getting there, but the availability of KPI monitoring on demand has led to improvements in data visibility and... more»

What needs improvement?

Qlik's data handling could still use some strengthening, flexibility, and overall improvement. As a long-time data... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Pay close attention to your licensing needs, especially when determining your requirements for developers vs users.... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I've used multiple solutions in BI. Qlik has proven to be flexible, powerful, and friendly to both developers and end... more»

What other advice do I have?

Keep building and always turn to your colleagues in the Qlik community when you need assistance. Qlik: Keep up the good... more»
Miguel Angel Baeyens De Arce
Real User
Senior Analyst at a construction company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Oct 18 2017

What is most valuable?

* Easy to use interface * Leveraging and reusability of already existing QlikView assets and knowledge * Powerful data... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Reducing the number of Excel spreadsheets in house, or at the very least, improving the accuracy of the numbers in... more»

What needs improvement?

Multi-server deployment: not just cloud, but on premise too, and hybrid. Needs lighter protocols to communicate between... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Triple check with the Qlik Sales Department about your current needs, often smaller than the definitive ones, allowing... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I was not part of this process.

What other advice do I have?

I have to disclaim that I worked for Qlik in the past, although today I'm a Qlik customer and also a user of other BI... more»
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James-Anderson
Real User
Business Development/Medical Economics at a university with 5,001-10,000 employees
Dec 14 2017

What is most valuable?

Qlik Sense data visualization building gives users tons of insight and connections that they may not have thought... more»

How has it helped my organization?

In our own wheelhouse, we were able to identify easy things, such as when a contract was loaded incorrectly. We also... more»

What needs improvement?

Trending percentage volume over time in a new way, instead of using multiple pie charts, just have a percent scale and... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

You will spend more time on educating your staff than licensing the product. Ultimately, the cost is low, and it... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I previously used a combination of SQL and Crystal reports. It takes a lot more time and effort to get similar results.... more»

What other advice do I have?

It is a great tool for those companies or institutions that really want to empower their users to do great things.
Nahum Ben Binyamin
Real User
IT Manager at a reseller with 51-200 employees
Jun 21 2017

What is most valuable?

Rapid Development is the most valuable feature to my humble opinion. You can build a very nice dashboard and/or report... more»

How has it helped my organization?

1. Managed to aggregate data from several separate legacy and cloud systems into one dashboard to validate expected... more»

What needs improvement?

1. Qlik Sense (as for ver 3.1) is still missing some key functionality that Qlikview has. 2. Qlik has a fast learning... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

If you have users that don't need/want to do self-service analytics (which is the main advantage of Qlik Sense),... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

No, I didn't use any other solution previously.

What other advice do I have?

Qlik is using what they call "Associative Model". While this is what give Qlik one of its benefits and for you (the... more»
EricJohnson
Real User
Director, Supply Chain Services Operations at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees
May 22 2017

What is most valuable?

QlikSense has drastically and dramatically made our analytical function more efficient. The QIX engine delivers performance speeds that are... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Qlik has, simply but strongly put, removed a significant amount of our time spent engineering data and given that time back to our team to... more»

What needs improvement?

If Qlik can further unify its products into a single platform, there would be no stopping them!

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Build some expansion and user growth into your initial purchase.

Which solutions did we use previously?

Prior to Qlik, our data modelling and reporting process consisted of SQL -> MS Access -> MS Excel -> MS PowerPoint; when requests or... more»
Brandon Droy
Real User
Financial Analyst at a healthcare company
May 25 2017

What is most valuable?

Qlik Sense makes it simple to design graphs on the fly in very little time.

How has it helped my organization?

It has cut the production time of creating reports from hours to minutes.

What needs improvement?

Visually, Qlik Sense has some bugs that prevents the user from being able to customize fonts and certain layouts. When... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Find out how many users will actually be in Qlik Sense on a daily basis as opposed to users that only want to see a set... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

We did not use a comparable product prior to using Qlik Sense.

What other advice do I have?

It is a significant time commitment on the front end, so plan accordingly.
Ayodele Makun
Consultant
Pre-Sales Technical Consultant at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Mar 04 2018

What is most valuable?

This is amazing product takes the super features of QlikView ETL capabilities to a whole new level with its new drag and drop feature, and... more»

How has it helped my organization?

As a Qlik consultant, I have been using QlikView to design management dashboards but with Qlik Sense it offers more.

What needs improvement?

None at the moment. Qlik Sense for me combines the power of QlikView and the ease of use of Tableau.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Qlik Sense pricing and licensing is like that of QlikView. It's on the high side for a small company, but it’s competitive among its peers. Use... more»

What other advice do I have?

Invest in memory and RAM for the PC or server you intend to use Qlik Sense on. Ensure you have all the necessary resources and connectors... more»
Anonymous User
Real User
Data Analyst at a tech company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 23 2017

What is most valuable?

Extensions have been particularly useful in my opinion. The reason being you can simply find out if there are any other external graphs or charts out there that have been built by the community and you can simply add them into your dashboard.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We've deployed to many of our internal stakeholders and they simply love it, due to the simplicity and ease of use. From the development side, we enjoyed using it because you can easily visualize the data that you have into something... more»

What needs improvement?

The one thing that I'd like to see added is the ability to store back data into the database based on the selections a user has made. For example, if I have segmented my consumers by certain dimensions using the dashboard, I'd like to be able... more»
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Drive insight discovery with the data visualization app that anyone can use. With Qlik Sense, everyone in your organization can easily create flexible, interactive visualizations and make meaningful decisions. With Qlik Sense, everyone in your organization can easily create flexible, interactive visualizations and make meaningful decisions.
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