Qlik Sense Connectors Database The database connectors use ODBC (Open Database Connectivity) drivers to connect directly to databases such as Apache Hive, IBM DB2, and Oracle without requiring DNS connections. Essbase The Qlik Essbase Connector enables Qlik Sense to efficiently load data into a Qlik Sense application from an Essbase dataset. The Essbase Connector uses an XMLA service to retrieve data from Essbase cubes. REST The Qlik REST Connector enables Qlik Sense to efficiently load data into a Qlik Sense app from a REST data source. The Qlik REST Connector provides access to JSON, XML, and CSV data through a REST API. Salesforce The Qlik Salesforce Connector enables Salesforce.com account holders to efficiently load their Salesforce data into Qlik Sense. SAP The Qlik Connector for use with SAP Netweaver enables Qlik Sense to load data from a number of different repositories within the SAP architecture--SAP BI/BW, an SAP ERP, and a CRM system. Web Connectors The Qlik Web Connectors enables Qlik Sense to load data from social media and other web-based data sources such as Facebook Fan Pages and Groups, Twitter, and Google Analytics.