Qlik Associative Big Data Index

With Qlik Associative Big Data Index you can achieve the full Qlik Sense associative experience with your big data, and explore it in context with your in-memory data. The index is optimized for speed and associative queries, and can be distributed across a cluster to provide scalability.

You create the index by preparing data that is imported from your data lake with specific connectors.

You can access the big data index in several ways:

Qlik Associative Big Data Index flow

Limitations

Supported visualizations

You can use the following visualizations with Qlik Associative Big Data Index in live mode:

  • KPI

    You can use the functions Count(), Sum(), Min(), Max() and Avg() to show aggregated data.

  • Filter pane

Insight advisor

It is not possible to use insight advisor with Qlik Associative Big Data Index. You can disable insight advisor in your app by creating a variable named DISABLE_INSIGHTS with the value 1. You can either create the variable in sheet edit mode, or add it in the data load script with:

SET DISABLE_INSIGHTS=1;

Chart suggestions

It is not possible to use chart suggestions with Qlik Associative Big Data Index. You can disable chart suggestions by creating a variable named DISABLE_AUTO_CHART with the value 1. You can either create the variable in sheet edit mode, or add it in the data load script with:

SET DISABLE_AUTO_CHART=1;

Deployment

Helm chart installation is only tested in Linux environments.