QlikView Your Business: An Expert Guide to Business Discovery with QlikView and Qlik Sense

  • 11h 19m
  • Charlie Leichtweis, Oleg Troyansky, Tammy Gibson
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2015

Step-by-step guide to using QlikView and Qlik Sense to unlock the meaning in your data QlikView Your Business shows you how to build dynamic, best-of-breed data visualizations using the QlikView toolset. This full-color, step-by-step guide walks you through the basics of using the tools, then dives deep to provide expert advice on complex implementation techniques and solutions. Coverage includes both QlikView and Qlik Sense, with a focus on the process of developing analytic applications, with scripting and visualization techniques for analyzing sales, profitability, and inventory. You will learn how to analyze your data, determine the appropriate solution, define the data model, and develop the load script and user interface for a complete analytic solution implemented in QlikView, Qlik Sense, or both. The companion website provides sample data sets, scripts, and visualizations that support chapter examples. Data visualization helps unlock the stories within the data, making it easier to see and make sense of complex data points. Many visualization tools are complex and require advanced training, but QlikView's toolset was specifically designed for speed and ease of use. This book gets you up and running quickly, using QlikView and Qlik Sense to deliver timely and relevant results.

  • Develop solutions to analyze sales, profitability, and inventory
  • Understand the business scenarios relevant to each solution
  • Understand best practices for data modeling
  • Learn advanced techniques in data aggregation and chart development

This book goes beyond the basics to illustrate little-known features and techniques for getting the most out of the toolset, supporting the needs of the business analysts who use it, as well as the developers who support it. QlikView Your Business is your essential guide to better data analysis.

About the Authors

OLEG TROYANSKY is the President of Natural Synergies, the first North American BI firm that was created with the focus on QlikView solutions, services and education. He is a well-known QlikView educator and advocate, a 2014 QlikView luminary and a speaker at the Masters Summit for QlikView.

TAMMY GIBSON is a Senior QlikView Consultant at Natural Synergies. She's been developing QlikView solutions since 2004. She is also the co-founder and CTO of VenueCube, a company providing business intelligence analytics to entertainment venues and convention centers.

CHARLES LEICHTWEIS is a Senior Advisor of Phoenix Strategic Advisors and the head of their Sustainable Profitable Growth Practice. Charlie has led companies in a variety of "C" suite roles in a career that spans 30 plus years. He holds an MBA in Operations Management, and is a CPA and CMA.

In this Book

  • The Needs and Challenges of Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Why Use Qlik for Data Discovery and Analytics?
  • Defining a Business Scenario for Sales Analysis
  • Visualizing Sales Analysis in QlikView
  • Data Modeling for Sales Analysis
  • Developing a Data Load Script for Sales Analysis
  • Defining a Business Scenario for Profitability Analysis
  • Visualizing Profitability Analysis in QlikView
  • Data Modeling for Profitability Analysis
  • Developing a Data Load Script for Profitability Analysis
  • Defining a Business Scenario for Inventory Analysis
  • Visualizing Inventory Analysis in QlikView
  • Data Modeling for Inventory Analysis
  • Developing a Data Load Script for Inventory Analysis
  • Loading Data in Qlik Sense
  • Developing Visualizations in Qlik Sense


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