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Mastering Qlik Sense

By : Juan Ignacio Vitantonio
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Mastering Qlik Sense

By: Juan Ignacio Vitantonio

Overview of this book

Qlik Sense is a powerful, self-servicing Business Intelligence tool for data discovery, analytics and visualization. It allows you to create personalized Business Intelligence solutions from raw data and get actionable insights from it. This book is your one-stop guide to mastering Qlik Sense, catering to all your organizational BI needs. You'll see how you can seamlessly navigate through tons of data from multiple sources and take advantage of the various APIs available in Qlik and its components for guided analytics. You'll also learn how to embed visualizations into your existing BI solutions and extend the capabilities of Qlik Sense to create new visualizations and dashboards that work across all platforms. We also cover other advanced concepts such as porting your Qlik View applications to Qlik Sense,and working with Qlik Cloud. Finally, you'll implement enterprise-wide security and access control for resources and data sources through practical examples. With the knowledge gained from this book, you'll have become the go-to expert in your organization when it comes to designing BI solutions using Qlik Sense.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)

Leonardo UI

Leonardo UI was introduced in Qlik Sense 3.0 as an open source project of Qlik's native styling components and look and feel. It's a user interface component framework, designed to be used as a complement to other frameworks (for example, bootstrap). It is non-obtrusive in the sense that it does not conflict with other libraries or your page defaults; it does not use global stylings.

Furthermore, you can also use Leonardo UI as a standalone with a CSS reset to get consistent styling of your components.

In the following example, you can see the standard styling of various components, such as buttons, input boxes, labels, functions, radio buttons, and switches:

This section will attempt to summarize the concept of Leonardo UI and give you the list of possibilities. There are, as always, many more examples and use cases to be found on the official website of...