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The QlikView Business Discovery platform delivers true self-service BI that empowers business users by driving innovative decision-making. QlikView's associative experience provides answers as fast as you can think up questions. These agile business intelligence tools let you interact with data without limitations, to generate insight in ways you never imagined. Use visualized business intelligence and analytics dashboards to present data in digestible ways, for actionable results.

Cost of Ownership

Cost Structure for QlikView:

License/Subscription Cost Based on a combination of server, user, document and application-based licensing
Maintenance Cost
  • For On-Premise solution, maintenance cost is over and above the upfront fee
  • Standard support services are charged at 20% of the license cost
  • Premium (24X7) support services are charged at 23% of the license cost
  • Installation/Implementation Cost Implementation services are provided by QlikView Consulting or through an implementation partner at an additional cost
    Customization Cost Will vary depending on the functional requirements or services chosen
    Data Migration Cost/Change Management/Upfront Switching Cost Dependent on your current software, amount of data to be migrated, availability of migration tools, complexity of data and gaps between the existing system and the new system.
    Training Cost
    • E-learning or self-learn modules are available free of cost on QlikView.com
    • All other trainings are charged based on volume. Live classroom training or online (virtual classroom) training is charged at $700 per person per day or $3,500 for a dedicated course (1 company) for up to 10 people
    Recurring/Renewal Costs Renewal costs includes software update license and support cost
    Pricing Details
    Product Name Description Price/Details
    QlikView Client License Pricing
    • Personal Edition
    • Named User License
    • Document License
    • Concurrent License
    • Personal Edition: Free
    • Named User License: $1,350 per named user
    • Document License: $350 per named user, per document
    • Concurrent License: $15,000 per concurrent user
    QlikView Server License Pricing
    • Enterprise Edition Server
    • Small Business Edition Server (up to 25 named users)
    • Test Servers
    • QlikView Publisher
    • PDF Report Distribution Service
    • Connector to SAP NetWeaver®
    • Connector to Salesforce.com
    • Connector to Informatica
    • Enterprise Edition Server: $35,000 per server
    • Small Business Edition Server(up to 25 named users): $8,400 per server
    • Test Servers: 50% of server license cost
    • QlikView Publisher: $21,000 per server
    • PDF Report Distribution Service: $21,000 per server
    • Connector to SAP NetWeaver®: $22,500 per server
    • Connector to Salesforce.com: Free
    • Connector to Informatica: Free
    QlikView Extranet & Other Products
    • Extranet
      • Extranet Server
      • Extranet Server Concurrent License
    • Other products
      • Information Access Server
      • QlikView Workbench 5
      • Web parts for Microsoft SharePoint
    • Extranet Server: $18,000 per server
    • Extranet Server Concurrent License: $3,000 per server
    • Other products
      • Information Access Server: $70,000
      • QlikView Workbench 5: $4,200 per server
    • Web parts for Microsoft SharePoint: $4,200 per server
    Deployment Options What options are available for product deployment? On Premise
    Pricing Model What is the pricing model? Licensing
    Minimum Commitment Is there a minimum monthly or yearly commitment required for purchase? Typically, a minimum commitment of 1-3 years is required for license based solutions
    Custom Quote Is there an option of requesting custom quote? Available
    Free Trial Does the vendor provide a free trial option? Yes
    Product Limitations

    Some of the product limitations include:

    • Does not support online analytical processing (OLAP)
    • Users cannot predict the profitability of projects or departments using QlikView
    • The solution does not help users identify patterns within data
    • Lacks ad hoc reporting functionality
    • Does not allow users to schedule receiving BI reports at specific times in a particular format

    Tableau Server: Starting at $35 per user per month

    Microsoft Power BI: Starting at $9.99 per user per month

    Sisense: Starting at $21,000 per annum for 5 users


    • Empower Business Users: QlikView’s business intelligence solutions make the results of data warehousing and subsequent data mining as quick and easy as typing a query. Agile BI solutions allow creative use of assets and “real-time analytics,” as well as stunning data visualization, for analytical processes that can impact short-term and long-term decision making, in a good way.

    • Enable IT Pros to Deliver Self-Service BI: QlikView lets IT deliver a complete self-service business intelligence experience, serving the business like never before – all while assuring strict data security, quality, and governance. Crunch big data confidently, with ad-hoc analysis and other functionality built into a platform that allows a business to get a handle on performance management, individual business processes, or anything else that can be managed through metrics, predictive analytics and benchmarking.

    • Make Life Easier for BI Pros/Developers: QlikView makes it easy for business analysts and developers to create cutting-edge BI tools and BI applications that users can enhance and extend as business needs change. Let experienced people build their own BI software for customized platform options that work directly for your enterprise. Learn more about your ability to make business intelligence functions “from scratch” with a platform that promises a more transparent and streamlined future.