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Google BigQuery

Connections to a Google BigQuery database are made by selecting Google BigQuery from the list of drivers in the list of connectors in the QlikView ODBC Connection dialog or the Qlik Sense Add data or Data load editor dialogs.

Information noteIndustry-accepted best practices must be followed when using or allowing access through the ODBC Connector. Administrators must follow The Principle of Least Privilege when setting up source database privileges and permissions.

Supported offerings

  • Qlik Sense Desktop/Qlik Sense Client-Managed Mobile
  • Qlik Sense Business
  • Qlik Sense Enterprise on Windows
  • Qlik Sense Enterprise SaaS
  • QlikView (Requires separate installation)
Information noteYour client managed environment must support all protocols and cipher suites required by the Google CDN and Google APIs.

Encryption keys

If you are using this connector on Qlik Sense Enterprise on Windows you will need to set an encryption key on each node in a multinode environment.

For more information, see Setting an encryption key.

Supported Google BigQuery data types

The following Google BigQuery data types are supported by the Google BigQuery Connector.

  • Boolean
  • Bytes
  • Char
  • Date
  • Datetime
  • Float64
  • Int64
  • String
  • Time
  • Timestamp

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