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As Qlik transitions to being a private company, we examine the rationale behind, and implications of, this move to gauge if it is indeed a bellwether for the times to come in the analytics and BI market.


  • Over time, we believe market consolidation is inevitable as it becomes increasingly difficult for many vendors to differentiate and gain market share organically. Over the next two to three years, we anticipate that there will be further acquisitions in this space.

Features and Benefits

  • Evaluates the rationale behind Qlik's buyout.
  • Assesses the state of the BI/analytics market.

Key questions answered

  • What are the key challenges and opportunities for Qlik?
  • What is the product roadmap for Qlik?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • The product story, so far
  • The buyout: why, and why now?
  • The road ahead: Sense has to come out of View's shadow


  • Further reading
  • Author

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