QlikSense uses simple drag-and-drop interfaces to create flexible, interactive data visualizations. It has a built-in search engine to show all data proxy and reveal data relationships between data sets, as well as sharing and collaboration features. While users are able to upload their own spreadsheet, XML, and web page data from Salesforce, MySQL, Google Drive, Dropbox, and other data source, Qlik also provides DataMarket, which enables users to access external data bank and add it to their own analysis. Founded in 1993, Qlik provides a business intelligence platform for self-service data visualization and guided analytics applications to their users. With approximately 35,000 users all over the world, Qlik owns QlikSense - the visualization platform, Qlik DataMarket - external data feeds service, and other products, such as Qlik AnalyticsPlatform, Qlik NPriting, and QlikView.
- Excel spreadsheets
- Other data sources e.g. SAP, Salesforce, Google Drive, Youtube, Dropbox are accessible through connectors (Qlik Web Connectors or pre-built application-specific connectors)
- Charts (bar, combo, line, pie)
- Interactive dashboard