QlikView: Data Analysis

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  • An introduction to the QlikView platform
  • Introduce QlikView terminology such as Document, Sheet Elements and Scripts
  • Adding data and the different data sources available to use
  • Continue building the data model, resolving synthetic keys and organizing script sections to load data
  • Create a new document sheet, Design Objects and manage their properties, learn best practice guidelines for design
  • Solve some data modeling challenges, the If statement, using a Master Calendar table, solving Circular References, and join or concatenate tables to create budget data.
  • Create Data Layers with QVD files
  • Learn how to secure your application and deploy it for optimal

Are you a data analyst, executive, manager, decision maker, or anyone who works with data and wants to make sense of this data in a simplistic yet powerful way? Then, you'd want to try QlikView.

What differentiates QlikView from other Business Intelligence software is its simplicity and ease of use. It's easy to be in total control of data with it. You wouldn’t want to miss out on trying this tool.

QlikView: Data Analysis exists as a blend of text, videos, code examples, and assessments, which together makes your learning and creating journey all the more fun and worth the cost.

This course introduces QlikView and demonstrates to you how to leverage the system to conduct and deliver data analysis on business data. You’ll learn how to build an application that fulfils the D.A.R (Dashboard, Analysis, and Report) approach suggested by Qlik. Then, you'll be equipped to use mapping tables and create a master calendar. Moving from there, you’ll find out how to get the most from QlikView’s visualization features—vital if you are to use your data insights effectively.

By the end of the course, you’ll be ready to solve real-world challenges using QlikView.

The goal of this course is to make you a skilled QlikView Data Analyst.

Style and Approach:

This course is a learning tutorial on QlikView that follows a step-by-step approach, ensuring you learn the various ingredients of QlikView one topic at a time.

This course is a blend of text, videos, code examples, and assessments, all packaged up keeping your journey in mind. The curator of this course has combined some of the best that Packt has to offer in one complete package. It includes content from the following Packt products:

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  • Install QlikView onto your system.
  • Set up a project that fulfils the D.A.R (Dashboard, Analysis, and Report) approach suggested by Qlik.
  • Get equipped to use mapping tables and create a master calendar
  • Secure your application and deploy it on the server
Course Length 2 hours
ISBN 9781788294270
Date Of Publication 29 Mar 2017


B. Diane Blackwood

B. Diane Blackwood has worked as a consultant implementing business intelligence and corporate performance management solutions since 2005. She has extensive experience in multiple industries (micro-electronics to heavy equipment manufacturing, medical, legal, and various retail industries) implementing BI and CPM solutions. In 2010, she worked with El Camino Hospital creating data warehouse/data marts to feed QlikView, a "social business discovery" software. When working closely with Dr. Michael Gallagher, formerly Director of Informatics at El Camino Hospital, his enthusiasm for the uses of QlikView in analyzing hospital and medical data "infected" her.

Diane and her husband, Bob, moved from Chicago to Albuquerque in June 2012. He took early retirement from the City Colleges of Chicago, and they have had Albuquerque on their short list of retirement locations since 1997.

In the past, Diane has written several biographic encyclopedia articles including articles on Charles Babbage, Erving Goffman, and Isaac Asimov.

You can find her on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/bdianeblackwood.

Chandraish Sinha

Chandraish Sinha is a Business Intelligence enthusiast from Ohio. He brings 17 years of experience in providing cost-effective BI solutions.

He is responsible for many QlikView implementations in various industries, namely financial, insurance, pharmaceuticals, and event management. He currently holds QlikView Designer and QlikView Developer certifications.

He shares his knowledge and passion through his QlikView blog (http://www.learnallbi.com/).

He currently works as an independent BI consultant and helps organizations in implementing BI solutions.