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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)

Embedding objects

The Qlik Engine itself is mighty, and establishing a connection to it is the first step before doing anything else. Once a connection is established, you'll then want to start embedding Qlik objects into your web apps or Qlik Sense mashup to leverage existing visualizations or already built apps.

Bringing Qlik objects into your mashup or website can be very simple, but depending on the level of required complexity, you can leverage more sophisticated methods to achieve the same outcome.

Being a true believer in keeping things as simple as necessary, we will introduce three methods for embedding charts, ordered by their technical complexity.

Single configurator

Some Qlik Gurus would not condone this...