Profile: Qlik Technologies Inc (QLIK.OQ)
Qlik Technologies Inc. (Qlik), incorporated on September 3, 2004, is a provider of user-driven Business Intelligence (BI) solutions that enable its customers to make informed business decisions. The Company is engaged in the development, commercialization and implementation of software products and related services segment. The Company's software products help people create and share insights and analysis in groups and across organizations. Its software platform approach delivers visual analytics solutions to users across the enterprise for self-service data visualization and exploration, guided analytics and dashboards, embedded analytics, custom built analytic applications, and collaboration and reporting. The Company's software products include Qlik Sense, QlikView, Qlik Analytics Platform and Qlik DataMarket.
Qlik Sense is the Company's platform-based visual analytics solution. Qlik Sense delivers a spectrum of BI use cases, including self-service visualization, centrally deployed guided analytics and dashboards, embedded analytics, custom analytics applications and reporting. Qlik Sense can be deployed on premise, in managed cloud environments or as a public cloud Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. The Company offers Qlik Sense Desktop as a free download to develop and share analyses. Qlik Sense Desktop allows users to connect to any underlying data source, load data, build user interfaces and conduct interactive analyses of their data. Small workgroup, departmental and enterprise deployments utilize a server to provide centralization of all Qlik Sense analysis. Qlik Sense Cloud is the Company's SaaS solution to create and privately share Qlik Sense applications through the cloud. Qlik Sense Cloud allows users to create user interfaces and conduct interactive analysis from personal data and/or Qlik DataMarket data.
QlikView is the Company's solution for creating and deploying interactive guided analytics applications and dashboards. QlikView is designed to provide business users with a way to create analytic applications to solve specific business challenges. QlikView Desktop is a Windows application that is installed on the user's computer. QlikView Desktop enables the user to load data from disparate sources such as databases, data warehouses and flat files. It offers QlikView as a free download (called QlikView Personal Edition) to develop analyses. Departmental and enterprise deployments utilize a server to provide centralization of all QlikView analysis. The QlikView Server component supports authentication and security models to ensure appropriate user access and simultaneous access to analyses by large user groups. To manage large deployments of QlikView, the Company offers its QlikView Publisher component, which is an administrative interface for maintaining QlikView analyses. QlikView NPrinting is a report generation, distribution and scheduling application for QlikView. QlikView NPrinting allows organizations to create great looking reports, in a range of formats, including Microsoft Office and pixel perfect (.PDF), using data and analytics from QlikView.
Qlik DataMarket is the Company's Data as a Service (DaaS) cloud offering that provides companies with the accessibility to a collection of up-to-date and ready-for-use data from external sources. Qlik DataMarket is integrated within Qlik Sense and available through a connector for QlikView. Qlik DataMarket consists of four packages: Free, Essentials, World Weather and World Currencies. The Company's Global Services organization includes Qlik Education for customers beginning to learn about its software products; Qlik Consulting for customers wanting guidance with analytics strategy, technical architecture and full lifecycle implementation services, and Qlik Support for on-going maintenance and support services.
The Company competes with Birst, MicroStrategy, the SAS Institute, Tableau, TIBCO, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce, Pentaho, JasperSoft and SAP AG.
Qlik Technologies Inc
150 N Radnor Chester Rd Ste E220
RADNOR PA 19087-5242
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