Qlik Sense

101 Series for Qlik Sense Developers – Part 1

  So, you’re looking to transition from QlikView to QlikSense developer. Concerning learning and other to-do items, it’s easy to get stuck too long in the thinking and planning phase. Many people get excited about the learning apps and other web resources. But unfortunately, they easily begin pushing them further back on their to-do lists,(…)

QlikSense Extension: ios toggle switch to Lock/Unlock/Clear

QlikSense extension object which resembles iOS toggle switch. This object will do the following: Lock/Unlock Specific Fields Lock/Unlock and Clear User Selections for Specific Fields Lock/Unlock on All Fields Lock/Inlock and Clear All Selections Custom Object Label Custom Object Label Formatting Note: To Lock/Unlock specific fields based on the user selections. You need to create(…)

QlikSense Slider Object for Variables

I hope you’re doing well!? I had been busy with newborn and work. Sorry, I couldn’t write a blog post for a few months now. Finally, I started building QlikSense extensions/visualisations. A few days back, I’ve built “Sense-Variable-Slider” extension; which I’ve fully tested on Chrome browser. It works on IE but yucks! Well, who wants(…)

Javascript <> Java

Many QlikView developers are confused between Java and JavaScript. Many still thinks that JavaScript is part of Java platform, which is not true. While I was interviewing, I had seen some QlikView developers saying that they know Java and claim to have extensive experience writing extensions from scratch. In reality, they mean JavaScript. This will most likely backfire(…)

New job…first day in office as a QlikView Developer

First day in office as a QlikView Developer. Like previous job or for that matter any other job, you need to get started…right? But on what? Whether you like it or not you are going to be constantly judged by the results you accomplish in first month or first assignment. Probably, half of your colleagues(…)

Five reasons why you should take – QlikView Developer Course on Udemy

As a beginner it’s overwhelming to grasp everything by reading, don’t get me wrong! Reading helps for sure but watching someone doing is easier as we don’t have to visualise it. Anything completely new – I prefer learning by watching and listening. When I started learning QlikView, forget about the video course, there wasn’t a(…)

Qlik Weekly Updates – March 02nd 2015 Edition

1. Gartner positions Qlik as a leader: Qlik has announced it has been positioned by Gartner in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2015 Business Intelligence and Analytics Platform Magic Quadrant report. This designation marks the fifth consecutive year that Qlik has been positioned in the Leaders Quadrant based on completeness of vision and ability to(…)

Qlik Weekly Updates – December 29th 2014 Edition

1. 2015 Technology Predictions: Qlik on Big Data: James Richardson, Business Analytics Strategist at Qlik makes following predictions about Big Data.  Prediction No. 1: “Information activism” will emerge Prediction No. 2: Data will come from external sources, not just internal Prediction No. 3: Data without borders will be possible Prediction No. 4: Governed data discovery will(…)