Gartner Research

Qlik Releases Qlik Sense 2.0, Expands BI Portfolio

Published: 17 August 2015

ID: G00278583

Analyst(s): Cindi Howson

Summary

Qlik has released the second version of its newest product, Qlik Sense, with a clearer strategy on product positioning to provide both self-service and governed data discovery. This research reviews new capabilities and provides BI leaders with recommendations on how to respond to Qlik Sense 2.0.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Qlik Sense 2.0 builds on the company's release of Qlik Sense in September 2014, bringing a greater level of maturity to this new product that BI leaders can now consider more ready to deploy
  • Qlik now offers a broader product line that includes governed data discovery for centrally-authored content in QlikView or Qlik Sense, report authoring and distribution with QlikView NPrinting, and self-service visual exploration in Qlik Sense, giving BI leaders a broader set of capabilities from a single vendor
  • Qlik DataMarket integrates external, third-party data such as weather, exchange rate and economic data in ready-to use apps, allowing BI leaders to leverage prebuilt datasets
  • Qlik Sense Cloud offers application sharing and authoring of Qlik Sense apps in the cloud, the company's first SaaS cloud solution, providing BI leaders an option for external-facing applications and faster deployment than on-premises

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