Qlik Sense SSL Certificate for Deployment

Qlik Sense SSL Certificate for Deployment

In this post, we show you how quick and easy it is to procure and install an SSL certificate on your Qlik Sense deployment.

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Resolution to Qlik Sense Services Error 1061

Resolution to Qlik Sense Services Error 1061

One of the first steps in upgrading your Qlik Sense installation is to stop the Qlik Sense services. And one of the last steps in upgrading is always to check that all of the Qlik Sense services have started successfully. In many client upgrades that we have done, it is not uncommon to get an error message while stopping or starting one of the services. […]

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Qlik Optimization Techniques

Qlik Optimization Techniques

We have previously discussed some ways to optimize our Qlik applications. If you would like to review that post you may find it here.  I would like to expand this post with some new ideas and techniques for whenever you run into a large and complex application. First, let’s set the stage for what we are talking about. What is a large application? When we […]

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Getting to Know You – Raw Data Exploration in QlikView

Getting to Know You – Raw Data Exploration in QlikView

Bryan Scheck Business Analytics Specialist, Project Management, Reporting  John Daniel Associates, Inc. Bryan’s Profile   When faced with a new dataset, one of the first impulses is to get it into Excel to get a feel for it.  Occasionally the data set is too tall (too many rows) or too wide (too many columns) to effectively pull into Excel for quick and easy manipulation. If […]

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Budget for the Back to School Season with Qlik Sense

Budget for the Back to School Season with Qlik Sense

Susie Bann Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Susie’s Profile Budgeting for back to school supplies is always a painful process in my house. Sunday mornings are spent reviewing all of the school ads to try to determine which store is offering the best deals. My goal is to improve upon the yearly school supply budget by purchasing products at the best possible prices. […]

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Using Qlik End-User Audit Log Files to Increase Application Efficiency

Using Qlik End-User Audit Log Files to Increase Application Efficiency

Mark Viecelli Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Mark’s Profile The Qlik End-User Audit Log Files contain a wealth of information such as applications accessed by users, selections made, objects used, bookmarks applied, timestamps for all user actions, and much more. The most difficult part of using these logs is making sense of all that information. Most people think of Qlik log files as […]

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Creating and Using Variables in QlikView Set Analysis

Creating and Using Variables in QlikView Set Analysis

Mark Viecelli Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Mark’s Profile The majority of QlikView application developers will tell you that a large portion of their time is spent doing rework for customers who seem to consistently bounce back and forth about how and what data should be displayed. This can be very frustrating, especially after hours of work have been spent creating numerous complex […]

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How to use the TRACE function to track down problems in QlikView

How to use the TRACE function to track down problems in QlikView

Mark Viecelli Business Intelligence Specialist, Qlik John Daniel Associates, Inc. Mark’s Profile What is the TRACE Function? Many Qlik developers will tell you that one of the most tedious tasks when developing an application is tracking down where and why your script has failed, especially when you are working on an application with complex scripting. Sometimes these errors are obvious, but oftentimes you can spend […]

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Qlik Sense Task Failure Notifications Solved!

Qlik Sense Task Failure Notifications Solved!

Bryan Scheck Business Analytics Specialist, Project Management, Reporting  John Daniel Associates, Inc. Bryan’s Profile It can be quite useful to know when a Qlik application has failed in order to correct the issue and get your business users back up and running.  While QlikView has a solid task failure notification feature, Qlik Sense currently falls short.  Because there is no default facility by which to […]

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Back to Basics with Qlik

Back to Basics with Qlik

Susie Bann Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Susie’s Profile For the start of 2016, let’s get back to the Qlik Scripting Basics! Here are a few basic scripts that you will always want to have handy in your Qlik toolbox. These scripts will be very useful when creating new QlikView and Qlik Sense applications time and time again. You will definitely want to […]

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QlikView NPrinting Tips and Tricks

QlikView NPrinting Tips and Tricks

Patrick McCaffrey Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Patrick’s Profile QlikView is great. It gives users the ability to poke around and look at their data in ways that never seemed possible. It allows them to have a conversation with the data and determine where that conversation may have holes. However, even with that power, reporting still is needed. That’s where QlikView NPrinting comes […]

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Why Use a Synthetic Dimension in QlikView?

Why Use a Synthetic Dimension in QlikView?

Susie Bann Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Susie’s Profile The definition of a ‘Synthetic Dimension’ is a dimension based on fields that are not stored in your data model. There are many uses of a Synthetic Dimension – For the sake of this post, I am going to cover the most common use that I’ve experienced. It is all too often when a […]

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