TechValidate Research on Qlik

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3,413 Customers Surveyed

28,654 Data Points Collected

2507 Published TechFacts

39 Published Charts

27 Published Case Studies

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Selected Research Highlights

Case Study: Educational Institution


This case study of an educational institution is based on an October 2015 survey of Qlik customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We created a fund balance of over $300M in three years. ERG published results for 2014-15 and stated that our institution is the story of the decade. Others call it a ‘miracle.’”

“Qlik’s associative model helps me see the whole story within my data so I can make better, more informed business decisions.”


  • Data-related impediments that led to the decision to implement Qlik:
    • Had difficulty connecting multiple & disparate data sources to see the whole story in their data
    • Had poor quality, inaccurate, and unreliable data
    • Had challenges accessing data due to departmental silos or insufficiently broad security privileges
  • Main reasons this educational institution picked Qlik:
    • It lets them associate data from multiple sources so they can see the whole story within their data
    • It’s easy to use and lets them quickly drill down to the underlying data
    • They can create intuitive and smart visualizations to represent their data
  • Other BI vendor considered:
    • Oracle

Use Case

Qlik is deployed across the organization.


  • Effect Qlik is having on your job or role:
    • Can’t do my job without it
  • Rate the importance of the following qualities in your decision to implement Qlik:
    • Associative model: extremely important
    • Smart visualizations: extremely important
    • Governance capability: very important
    • Speed and ease of use: extremely important
    • Mobility: important
  • Benefits / positive impacts seen from using Qlik:
    • Faster and more confident decision-making
    • Cost reduction
    • More cross-departmental use of data
  • Qlik improved our decision-making agility by > 75%.

Qlik Customer Satisfaction

92% of Qlik healthcare customers are likely to recommend Qlik.*


Qlik users are more valuable to their organizations

What effect is Qlik having on your job or role?

I can't do my job without it
I use my apps everyday to make better decisions
It's made me more valuable to the organization
It's helped me hone my skills
Has had no effect on my role

Qlik Case Study

Cigna Corporation


This case study of Cigna Corporation is based on a November 2016 survey of Qlik customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Ease of implementation and functionality are fantastic.”

“We have been able to pull data across multiple international platforms to create a more holistic view of our operations and are planning on trying to integrate another data source.”


The business challenge that led Cigna Corporation to evaluate and ultimately select Qlik:

  • Uses a system integrator or business consultant rarely (less than 10 projects per year) to help deliver analytics services at their company.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Qlik that Cigna Corporation uses:

  • Has been a Qlik customer for 3 to 5 years.
  • Using Qlik for visual analytics in the following way:
    • Easiest solution to unite multiple country data sources into one reporting environment
  • Characterizes the scope of their Qlik usage:
    • Rapid data discovery across big data & multiple data sources


Cigna Corporation achieved the following results with Qlik:

  • System integrators / business consultant partners helped choose and deploy Qlik using the following:
    • Configuration and implementation
    • Application / solution development
  • Systems integrator or business consultant helps with the following with respect to their Qlik deployment:
    • Custom application / solution development services
  • Agrees with the following statements about Qlik:
    • Qlik helps them analyze and manage their data more effectively: strongly agree
    • Qlik was easy to install: agree
    • Qlik has the right resources to help them when they need it: agree
    • Qlik is a key technology in their day to day role: strongly agree

The top 3 reasons why customers in EMEA chose Qlik

The top 3 reasons why customers in EMEA chose Qlik

Qlik is easy to use and lets me quickly drill down to the underlying data
Qlik lets me associate large volumes of data from multiple sources
I can create intuitive and smart data visualizations with Qlik

Qlik Customer Fact

Atle Consultoria em Gestao uses Qlik Sense Cloud Business daily.

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About Qlik

Qlik is a leader in data discovery delivering intuitive solutions for self-service data visualization and guided analytics. Over 34,000 customers rely on Qlik solutions to gain meaning out of information from varied sources, exploring the hidden relationships within data that lead to insights that ignite good ideas.

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