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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)


AngularJS is a structural framework for building dynamic web applications in JavaScript. It extends the classic HTML syntax by embedding dynamic angular expressions which update or modify the DOMs based on the code. It's very handy in dynamically binding data in and out of your HTML web page, which is why, for example, Qlik Sense's native straight table has been developed on an Angular basis.

It's a whole different concept to jQuery, which is elaborated further in this chapter.

As with every useful library, AngularJS simplifies application development by presenting a higher level of abstraction of writing code to the developer.

AngularJS has two distinct versions running available on the net. Angular 1.X and Angular 2.X, called simply AngularJS and Angular 2 respectively. These two versions are not simple upgrades, but fundamentally different concepts...