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QlikTech Customers and Partners Show Widespread Support for QlikMarket Business Discovery Solution Exchange

  QlikTech Customers and Partners Show Widespread Support for QlikMarket
  Business Discovery Solution Exchange

  More than 100 diverse offerings available via QlikMarket in its first six
                                    months

Business Wire

RADNOR, Pa. -- March 19, 2013

QlikTech, (NASDAQ: QLIK) a leader in Business Discovery – user-driven Business
Intelligence (BI), today announced widespread customer and partner support for
QlikMarket (market.qlikview.com), its Web marketplace that delivers an easy,
interactive way for QlikTech customers to evaluate and acquire the useful
technologies and applications that leverage the QlikView Business Discovery
platform. As a recognized leader in its industry for the breadth of its global
partner network, QlikTech launched QlikMarket in September 2012 to foster
connections between its partners, customers and prospects, while extending the
value of QlikView. Since launching the marketplace just six months ago, it is
now live with more than 100 offerings, featuring technology connectors,
extensions, and purpose-built apps powered by QlikView.

QlikMarket is a site to harness the innovation of QlikTech partners in the new
breed of business intelligence, known as Business Discovery, or self-service
BI. For partners, QlikMarket creates revenue opportunities for their developed
assets. For customers, it provides a one-stop shop to create their own
ecosystem around the QlikView platform. For QlikTech, it allows the use
crowdsourcing to gauge customer interest and demands for specific applications
and technologies to better serve customers’ needs. QlikMarket offerings come
from submissions from QlikTech’s Qonnect Program solution providers,
technology partners, OEM partners, and system integrator partners.

“QlikMarket has given IdevioMaps great visibility and has made it possible for
us to find partners and customers that otherwise had been difficult to reach,”
said Patric Nordstrom, CEO of Idevio. “Our QlikMarket offering helps to
clearly demonstrate how disruptive our mapping technology is and how well our
map streaming matches the speed of QlikView. At Idevio, we are very proud to
be one of the first partners to host an application on QlikMarket. For our
business, QlikMarket is an essential channel and we are aiming to launch more
products on QlikMarket in the near future.”

QlikMarket allows customers, prospects, and the over 95,000 members of
QlikCommunity to easily navigate the site by industry or solution, sort by
relevance or partner, monitor solutions that are “most downloaded” and
research offerings that are “highest rated.” The marketplace averages 10 new
partner offerings each month, with recent additions including:

  *Retail Dashboard in QlikView (Abacus B.V.) provides dynamic insights into
    important retail KPIs and includes retail analyses such as Basket
    analysis, Conversion analysis, and a Goldmine analysis. The application
    also contains traffic readers, people counters, and external data such as
    weather and demographic data.

  *QVD Converter (TIQ Solutions) is a reusable library that enables Java
    applications to create and process QlikView data files (QVD format) from
    any size independently, including in Unix environments.

  *MafoClick – The Market Research Analyzer (EVACO GmbH) visualizes data to
    get insight in market research. By combining different characteristics and
    segments, users can analyze respondent answers in a unique way.

  *NAV-Discovery (prisma informatik GmbH) enables a quick and easy connection
    of Microsoft Dynamics NAV and QlikView, providing users customized
    interface templates, script templates, and more.

  *Explore (Causata) provides intuitive dashboards for analyzing
    industry-related Big Data sets, including web clickstream, to gain insight
    not just as generalized groupings, but down to the customer level.

Of the more than 100 offerings, the “most downloaded” include:

  *QlikView Governance Dashboard (QlikTech) is a free QlikView application
    that delivers a 360 degree view of any QlikView deployment by illustrating
    its efficiency and effectiveness. It allows IT professionals to discover
    insights about how QlikView is being used as well as providing a
    centralized view to metadata, data governance and data lineage.

  *GeoQlik™ (Business Geografic) is a powerful professional GIS component for
    QlikView that enables users to create and manipulate dynamic and
    interactive maps.

  *QVMailer - Automatic Mailer for QlikView (Harrer & Partner
    Unternehmensberatung) allows users to send QlikView reports via mail
    automatically to any recipient.

  *QlickPlanner (Konsultnet) streamlines the budget process by providing a
    solution and system support for the finance department.

“QlikMarket’s model has proven very successful for enterprise customers,” said
Sid Probstein, CTO at Attivio. “We are excited to make Attivio’s Active
Intelligence Engine available on QlikMarket, extending our Big Data solutions
to QlikView customers. The QlikView Attivio integration takes Big Data
exploration, analysis and usage to a new level and makes answering ‘what’ and
‘why’ business questions a lot easier.”

Offerings available on QlikMarket not only dramatically extend the power of
QlikView but also include diverse new areas such as wealth management,
pharmaceutical, manufacturing, retail, document management, project
management, email marketing, data cleansing, and many others.

QlikMarket will be featured at Qonnections 2013, the company’s annual Global
Partner Summit. During the three-day event, held April 7-10 at the Atlantis
Paradise Island in the Bahamas, partners share best practices for sales and
support of the QlikView Business Discovery platform. Follow Qonnections 2013
as it unfolds on Twitter via @QlikView and #qonnections.

About QlikTech

QlikTech (NASDAQ: QLIK) is a leader in Business Discovery—user-driven Business
Intelligence (BI). Its QlikView Business Discovery solution bridges the gap
between traditional BI solutions and inadequate spreadsheet applications. The
in-memory associative search technology QlikTech pioneered created the
self-service BI category, allowing users to explore information freely rather
than being confined to a predefined path of questions. Appropriate from SMB to
the largest global enterprise, QlikView’s self-service analysis can be
deployed with data governance in days or weeks. The QlikView Business
Discovery platform’s app-driven model works with existing BI solutions,
offering an immersive mobile and social, collaborative experience.
Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, QlikTech has offices around the world
serving approximately 27,000 customers in over 100 countries.

Qlik™, QlikView™, QlikTech™, and the QlikTech logo are trademarks of QlikTech
International AB which have been registered in multiple countries. Other marks
and logos mentioned are the trademarks of their respective owners.

Contact:

For QlikTech
Amanda Keane, 617-520-7260
akeane@webershandwick.com
 
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