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Adding data from QDC Catalog Service

Qlik Data Catalyst has the ability to ingest, profile, refine, catalog, and publish data stored within QVD files. A Qlik Sense user can take advantage of Qlik Data Catalyst's ability to organize and find QVD files using Qlik Data Catalyst for QVDs, without leaving the Qlik Sense environment. Easily find and select QVDs from within Qlik Sense data manager. No need to navigate complex folder hierarchies or rely on file naming conventions.

Note: You need to have access to Qlik Data Catalyst to use QDC Catalog Service and to view the QVD catalog from within the Qlik Sense data manager.

Catalog service

QDC Catalog Service offers immediate insight and actions for QVDs across the data ecosystem, accessible directly from within Qlik Sense.

  • KPI framework measuring QVDs against Operational, Size, and Popularity metrics.
  • Search and filter your data.
  • Show information about Row count, Field count, Last load, Relative path, Source, Tags and KPI Scoring Detail

Integrating Qlik Data Catalyst

For more information on how to configure the integration of the Qlik Data Catalyst with Qlik Sense Enterprise see Integrating Qlik Data Catalyst with Qlik Sense Enterprise.

Using QDC Catalog Service in Qlik Sense Enterprise

You can add QVD data available in QDC Catalog Service to your app quickly through the Data manager, see Adding data to the app

QDC Catalog Service view in Qlik Sense Enterprise on Windows

To learn more about Qlik Data Catalyst for QVDs, see What is Qlik Data Catalyst for QVDs?