• What Did We Learn at the 105th NRF Show?

    The top three themes I picked up on at NRF 2016 that applied to retail business intelligence were: Digital, Digital, Digital – The 2015 NRF theme was concisely summarized by the JDA CEO in his keynote speech, “Brick is the New Black”. This year almost every conversation I had in reference to...

  • Unlocking the Secrets of Qlik Sense Enterprise

    Through leveraging shared assets and skill sets it speeds time to value and ultimately delivers more consistent results. So why is this important? How do we define platform use cases? And how is it different? Let me explain… Why is the platform important? When we first introduced Qlik Sense we talked about...

  • Off The Charts! | Qlik Blog

    Speaking of details, the second limitation of data visualization is also, ironically enough, one of the factors which make a good chart or graphic usable in the first place. A good visual representation has clarity: a clear purpose and that purpose is clearly shown. If we consider our long-tail distribution again, we...

  • Who Has Time for New Year’s Resolutions?

    Did you set an achievable goal? If you resolved to do something that takes even more of your invaluable time, chances are you’ve set yourself up for failure. Go ahead and tweak your goal—it’s OK. Focus instead on something that gives you time back, something that turns the tables on the odds....

  • Introducing Qlik Sense Cloud Plus

    For example, an analyst on a sales team can subscribe to Qlik Sense Cloud Plus and share a sales performance app with the entire sales team of 10s (or even 100s) of sales reps. This will require only one Qlik Sense Cloud Plus subscription at $20/month with the rest of the sales...

  • A New Year, Same Resolutions?

    Sadly, while 2016 may bring a new set of resolutions, inevitably this year’s rendition will look a lot like New Year’s resolutions made in 2015 or 2006 or 1996. Not surprisingly, it is estimated, “less than 50% of us pursue our resolutions beyond six months, 25% give up by the end of...

  • Winners Named in Teradata University Network International Big Data Talent Competitions

    December 17, 2015 | ATLANTA Teams from Australia, Thailand and the US prove their analytics prowess Teams...

  • May I Introduce: QlikView 12

    There is no doubt that this is an eagerly awaited release by many of our 37,000 strong global customer base. But why? Because QlikView is a very mature product, is functionally rich, and it’s undoubtedly (in my opinion) the product that revolutionized business intelligence and ultimately created the global data discovery market...

  • Black Friday and Cyber Monday

    So what does it all mean? The trend toward digital is blurring the traditional lines across Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the entire holiday shopping season. Consumers are more empowered than ever, and digital is the driving force behind this trend. They no longer have to show up to a brick-and-mortar retail...

  • Collaboration and the Price of Fish

    This week, attending a busy technology event on the Southwest coast, I had a couple of chances to relax, sitting by palm trees, watching the sunset over the Arabian Sea and thinking idle thoughts. Honestly, my thoughts were not so idle. Southwestern India was the setting for one of the most fascinating...