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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)

Security rules resources

The Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC) security concept applies attribute permissions to resources. This section will uncover what types of resources are available in Qlik Sense and how they can be referenced, beginning with the latter.

Resource filters

Resource filters are utilized to reference one or multiple resources within a security rule. In technical terms, they follow the following syntax:

Resource Filter Syntax:
resourcetype1[*][_*][, resourcetype2[*][_*], ...]

The parameters described in the previous syntax can be deconstructed into the following options:

Parameter Description
resourcetype1 Resource to be referenced. This field is required, and you must enter at least one resource...