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 November 2020 Release (Client-managed and SaaS)
With Halloween now been and gone, we start to draw a close on this rather unusual and spooky year! In this last client-managed release of the year, the Qlik Sense
10th November 2020, 12:11 pmRead more
Insight Advisor Chat: Let’s chat about data!
The Qlik Sense September 2020 release has been a big leap forward, particularly for Qlik SaaS editions. Now bundled with Qlik’s Insight Advisor Chat, at no extra cost, Qlik SaaS
8th October 2020, 12:26 pmRead more
Qlik DataTransfer: A New Companion Product for Qlik Sense
As well as recent new functionality in both the client-managed (on-premise) and SaaS (cloud) versions of Qlik Sense, Qlik have fairly quietly released a new companion product that could be
18th September 2020, 11:58 amRead more
Qlik Sense September 2020 Release (Client-managed and SaaS)
As the rather unusual summer, under various degrees of lockdown, draws to a close, most people have been waiting for their sports to start back up, but I’m probably one
9th September 2020, 4:05 pmRead more
Qlik NPrinting June 2020 Release
The Qlik NPrinting June 2020 release has dropped and we have two subtle improvements which will tide users’ reporting needs over during the Summer period. Qlik Sense themes in Qlik
11th June 2020, 11:59 amRead more
Qlik Sense February 2020 Release
The first Qlik Sense release of the decade is here and you can probably tell by the page’s scrollbar that Qlik Sense February 2020 is a massive release. If you’ve
25th February 2020, 2:07 pmRead more
Qlik Sense September 2019 Release
Although Summer is drawing to a close, Qlik keeps on shining with its latest release – Qlik Sense September 2019. There are some big wins for time-savings when developing in
30th September 2019, 12:27 pmRead more
Qlik Data Catalyst (The Missing Piece Of The Qlik Platform)
Back at the start of August 2019, Qlik made available the Qlik Data Catalyst Closed Access Product Accreditation, something I jumped at the chance to take and I’m glad I
10th September 2019, 11:31 amRead more
Hands-On With The Qlik Sense June 2019 P&L Pivot Extension
In the recent Qlik Sense June 2019 release we saw the addition of the P&L Pivot to the visualisation bundle, an extension bundle supported by Qlik. This sought-after capability, to
14th August 2019, 12:31 pmRead more
2018 – A Year In Review
I’m delighted to say 2018 was another fantastic year for Ometis, full of new opportunities and experiences in all areas as well as the return of some old favourites in
3rd January 2019, 11:37 amRead more
What Makes Qlik Sense Different From Other BI Platforms?
We often get asked, ‘What makes Qlik Sense different?’ and it’s a fair question, so we wanted to try and breakdown why we use Qlik Sense in our latest blog.
12th December 2018, 11:34 amRead more
QlikView vs Qlik Sense – Let The Numbers Do The Talking!
Christopher Lofthouse takes a closer look at Qlik's primary offerings to see where the strengths and weaknesses lie in Qlik Sense and QlikView.
27th September 2018, 11:18 amRead more