Gartner Research

SWOT: Qlik, Modern BI Platforms, Worldwide

Published: 23 May 2018

ID: G00359345

Analyst(s): Alys Woodward , Cindi Howson


Qlik was an early pioneer in the modern BI platforms market, but the space then changed. Qlik is evolving into a true hybrid cloud platform to address developer needs alongside analytics. Technology business unit leaders at analytics vendors can use this SWOT to understand Qlik's differentiators.

Table Of Contents


  • SWOT Analysis
    • What Is a Modern BI Platform?
    • Qlik — An Early Pioneer
    • Finding the Addressable Market
    • Terminology
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
    • Opportunities
    • Threats
  • Recommendations for Partners and/or Competitors
  • Implication for Company Being Profiled
  • Company Overview
  • Methodology

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