TechValidate Research on Qlik

Case Study: Victaulic Company


This case study of Victaulic Company is based on a October 2015 survey of Qlik customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Qlik has improved our inventory management. It has also reduced non-value added work.”


  • 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
    • Had difficulty using the existing BI solutions to support their data analysis needs
    • Lacked a way to easily analyze data
  • Main reasons Victaulic Company 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

Use Case

Qlik is deployed across the organization.


  • Rate the importance of the following qualities in the decision to implement Qlik:
    • Associative model: very important
    • Smart visualizations: extremely important
    • Governance capability: important
    • Speed and ease of use: extremely important
    • Mobility: very important
  • Benefits / positive impacts seen from using Qlik:
    • Faster and more confident decision-making
    • Cost reduction
    • Reduced risk
    • Employees finding new ways to approach business issues
    • More cross-departmental use of data
  • Improved decision-making agility by 25% – 49% with Qlik.

About This Data

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