Microsoft vs Qlik

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Microsoft
Based on 793 reviews.
Qlik
Based on 175 reviews.
Overview
Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen on April 4, 1975, to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for Altair 8800. It rose to dominate the personal computer operating system market with MS-DOS in the mid-1980s, followed by Microsoft Windows. The company's 1986 initial public offering, and subsequent rise in its share price, created three billionaires and an estimated 12,000 millionaires from Microsoft employees. Since the 1990s, it has increasingly diversified from the operating system market and has made a number of corporate acquisitions. In May 2011, Microsoft acquired Skype Technologies for $8.5 billion in its largest acquisition to date.
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Sample Customers
Microsoft BI: Konica Minolta, Klout, Mahindra Satyam, The Weather Channel, Argus, Credit Suisse, NCR, and Sysmex.
Cortana Intelligence Suite: Kellogg School of Management, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
QlikView: Canon, Gatorade, Amcor, Panasonic, Fila, Cambridge University Hospitals, Global Retail Bank, North Yorkshire Police department, Lanoo Group Publishers, and AonGroep Nederland.
Qlik Sense: Deloitte, Cisco, Drexel University, Andersen, Aon, Big Brothers
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Top Comparisons
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Top Industries
Financial Services Firm
17%
Manufacturing Company
7%
Comms Service Provider
7%
Healthcare Company
6%
Financial Services Firm
20%
Manufacturing Company
7%
Healthcare Company
7%
Comms Service Provider
6%
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