Loop the loop – a quick guide to loops in Qlik Sense
Loops in Qlik Sense, also known as script iterations, execute one or more script statements until a limit or condition has been met. Loops can be used either to extract data in iterative steps, or to generate a new table which may require different input for different subsets of the total data set. There are […]
Synthetic Keys in Qlik Sense
When two or more data tables have two or more fields in common, this implies that there are multiple key relationships between the tables. Qlik Sense handles this through synthetic keys which represent all possible combinations of those shared fields. I recently got a question from a client about why you should aim to resolve […]
To join or not to join?
When you are building a data model in Qlik Sense, sooner or later you will face the decision whether to join, concatenate or keep tables separately with an associated key field. All of the choices might be feasible for the data model to function, but what are the benefits and concerns of the options? And […]
What’s new in Qlik Sense SaaS August 2021
With a string of developments last month improving user experience, Mats Severin reviews what’s new in the Qlik Sense SaaS August 2021 release… Data Catalog filtering Data admins as well as consumers can now browse data using filters in the Catalog section. Catalog filtering helps users to find all available content and reduces time spent […]
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Qlik Sense Best Practice: Qlik Sense Content Library
We’re talking about a Qlik Sense Content Library in the latest instalment of our Qlik Sense Best Practice series. Did you know, the human brain can interpret a visual up
7th June 2019, 12:23 pmRead more
Qlik Best Practice – Creating A Reload Schedule In Qlik Sense
In the latest instalment of our Qlik Best Practice Series, we’re looking at creating a reload schedule in Qlik Sense and Chris Lofthouse has provided all the information you’ll need.
2nd May 2019, 11:45 amRead more
Qlik Best Practice – Qlik App Configuration (Main Section)
In the latest instalment of our Qlik Best Practice series, Chris Lofthouse explains the importance of Qlik App configuration in the main section. It is easy to ignore the configuration
9th April 2019, 12:57 pmRead more
Qlik Best Practice: Measures and Dimensions in Qlik Sense
In the latest of our Qlik Best Practice series, we offer some guidance on Measures and Dimensions in Qlik Sense. Often, one of the prime contributing factors that affect the
7th March 2019, 12:44 pmRead more
Qlik Best Practice – Data Modelling in Qlik Sense
Data Modelling in Qlik Sense needs consideration as it is a key element to ensuring your Qlik platform is performing in the most efficient, optimised fashion. That’s why for the
28th February 2019, 12:36 pmRead more
Qlik Best Practice – Scripting In Qlik Sense
In the latest of our Qlik Best Practice series we take a closer look at scripting within Qlik Sense. There can be huge variations in the way code is compiled
19th February 2019, 12:40 pmRead more
Qlik Best Practice: Script Variables
In the latest instalment of our Best Practice series, we're taking a closer look at script variables and the best formats to use.
24th January 2019, 11:41 amRead more
Qlik Best Practice – Data Connections
In the latest instalment of our Qlik Best Practices series, I’m going to provide some important information around data connections.
17th January 2019, 11:40 amRead more
Qlik Best Practice: Sharing Qlik Sense App Information
In order to provide users with relevant information relating to each Qlik Sense application, it’s wise to pay attention to the options available when developing the solution.
19th December 2018, 11:35 amRead more
Qlik Best Practice: Solution Architecture In Qlik Sense
When implementing Qlik Sense we strongly advise implementing a semantic layer, known in Qlik as a QVD layer.
13th November 2018, 11:29 amRead more