QlikView Dashboards Outperform Competitors in Several Key Areas According to Aberdeen Group Report
09/09/2010

End users report QlikView 30% more likely to be driven by line of business users; Rank above best in class for accuracy, speed of development and affordability

Online PR News – 09-September-2010 – – Bangalore, September 8, 2010 – QlikTech (NASDAQ:QLIK), a leading business intelligence (BI) software company, today announced that industry analyst firm, The Aberdeen Group, recognized its QlikView product outpacing competitors performance in its latest report: QlikView Customers Outperform the Best-in-Class with Dashboards. The Aberdeen Group surveyed 400 end-user organizations during May and June of 2010 regarding their implementation, use, derived value and future plans related to dashboards. It identified the top 20 percent of performers in the survey as “Best-in-Class.”

Business Intelligence for the People
QlikView has long been known for unprecedented ease of use which leads to the highest customer satisfaction levels in the industry. This is largely due to the fact that with QlikView, business users are in control of the information they want to query and explore, without the involvement or delays of working with IT associated with traditional BI solutions. The Aberdeen report verified QlikTech’s stronghold with the business user, revealing that compared to the “Best-in-Class”, QlikView dashboard projects are 30 percent more likely to be driven by business managers. The findings showed QlikView users performed at the top of categories including:
• Accuracy - QlikView users attained 100.9 percent accuracy of revenue and 100.3 percent accuracy of bottom line budget.
• Affordability: QlikView’s per-user costs of dashboards ranked better than Best-in-Class at $22.41—roughly one-quarter less than Best-in-Class at $28.53
• Rapid Deployment: QlikView users can modify existing dashboards from conception to completion in a single day, compared to a 3.5 day average for all survey respondents.
• Data Relevance: QlikView users are 20 percent more likely than Best-in-Class users and 40 percent more likely than all users to prioritize source data for end user access. This function allows managers to assemble the most relevant data and adjust and experiment with Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) freely.

“Dashboard analysis is an invaluable tool in a manager’s quest to make better, faster and more effective decisions” said Anthony Deighton, Senior Vice President of products for QlikTech. “Our in-memory speed advantage paired with QlikView’s clean, intuitive design bolsters its user-driven nature. It is certainly gratifying to have credible third-party reports from end users themselves demonstrating where we deliver the most value to customers.”

The report can be accessed at www.qlikview.com/QlikViewCustomersOutperform

About QlikTech

QlikTech’s powerful, accessible business intelligence solution enables organizations to make better and faster decisions. Its QlikView product delivers enterprise-class analytics and search with the simplicity and ease of use of office productivity software. The in-memory associative search technology it pioneered makes calculations in real-time enabling business professionals to gain insight through intuitive data exploration. Unlike traditional business intelligence products, QlikView can deliver value in days or weeks rather than months, years, or not at all. It can be deployed on premise, in the cloud, or on a laptop or mobile device—from a single user to large global enterprises. QlikTech (NASDAQ: QLIK) is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, with offices around the world and a network of over 1,100 partners to serve more than 13,000 customers in over 100 countries worldwide.