QlikView Administrator

Qlik Dev Group – 5 W(s)

  Who? Three QlikView consultants/developers: Jason Michaelides (Twitter: @QlikViewBoy) Matthew Crowther (Twitter: @QlikViewBI | Blog:  QVDesign) Myself  (Twitter: @dvadithala)   What? Jason, Matt and myself started the Qlik Dev Group. It’s what it says and our aim is to create a group/forum where developers from all levels can learn & share their knowledge by engaging. Not just participation as(…)

All you need to know about QlikView CAL(s) – Part II

This is the second part of two part blog post about QlikView CAL management. Let’s understand how do CALs/licenses work together… Qlikview Server can support any combination of different CALs in a single Qlikview Server. Often it makes sense to combine the different CALs in a single Qlikview server based on the user requirements. When CALs(…)

All you need to know about QlikView CAL(s) – Part I

What is a CAL A QlikView license is referred to as a Client Access License (commonly called as CAL). To access the QlikView Dashboards deployed in QlikView Server, users need a Client Access License (CAL).  The CALs are purchased with QlikView Server and tied to the QlikView Server Serial Number. A CAL is never transferred to a client, but(…)

Book Review: QlikView Server and Publisher by Stephen Redmond

  QlikView administrators have to know little about a lot of things which includes the following: How to install or upgrade QlikView server Managing licensing & CALs How to manage and secure the QVWs Understanding of Windows server architecture & tools How to monitor and troubleshoot QlikView server Most of the times, QlikView developers wear(…)

Five Reasons why a QlikView Developer Should know SQL

Without any doubt we all agree that QlikView is intuitive to use. Not just as a business user, even developing a QlikView application is an intuitive process. However, understanding SQL programming is important because most of the medium/large QlikView applications fetch data from transactional databases or a data warehouse. As a QlikView developer it’s important(…)

7 Things Administrators Should Know about the QlikView environment

When something is wrong its Administrator’s fault! But when everything is working as expected then its Developer’s magic. This is generally true in the IT world and Administrators are one of the key people for any organization. But unfortunately very few are thankful for their hard work & efforts. QlikView Administrators are no different from(…)