Piotr Bratek

December 5, 2019

No longer Free(dom)?

Intro Qlik has already announced moving from Freemium model to time limited trial. That means, using both – Qlik Sense Desktop and Qlik Cloud Basic – will no longer be free of charge Right after the message was published we’ve seen negative feedback in the Qlik environment What are the implications for Qlik users and Clients? How does it fit into Qlik strategy? I won’t hide it. I have been also disappointed. Yet, isn’t it a typical emotional reaction when […]
September 20, 2019

Qlik services financed by EU!

If your SME business (see the screen below) is registered in EU, it’s your lucky day! Thanks to the DigitaliseSME project you can get 4 weeks of our services for free. Really, your only cost is lodging and meals of our consultant. The service fee and travel is covered by EU. What is more you don’t have to get through a long, complicated and painful process, typical for EU programs. Paperwork is short and easy, the final agreement should be […]
September 18, 2019

Politicians and their air adventures – Donald Tusk flight analysis

Intro Last month, the Marshal of the Sejm (lower house of the Polish parliament) resigned after media revealed, he has been used government planes for private purpose, including his family members. Soon after the scandal came to light, the Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland published a list of flights made by the four last  prime ministers, including Donald Tusk (The President of the European Council). I couldn’t miss an opportunity for such an interesting analysis. Key takeaways Donald […]
May 16, 2019

Qlik Sense shortcuts that will make you shout

Holding SHIFT while drag-and-dropping a column from Fields menu into a sheet saved me a lot of frustration after the Chart Suggestions have been added to Qlik Sense The ‘swedish taste’ of Qlik is still present in the software despite the fact Qlik is no longer a swedish company. If you accept it’s sometimes a little different, you will love it as much as your Volvo Yet, there are still some disappointing gaps as e.g. missing useful shortcuts or those […]