Qlikview Certification Syllabus

Gather and Interpret Requirements (8% of the exam)

  • Given a set of business objectives, determine KPIs, dimensions, or measures
  • Given customer requirements, determine an appropriate solution to meet the customer needs

Identify and Analyze Data Sources (19% of the exam)

  • Given a data set, identify quality issues
  • Determine the expected effects of data quality issues
  • Given a data set, determine how the data characteristics at the field level will affect the QlikView data model (e.g., performance, accuracy)
  • Interpret an entity relationship (ER) diagram
  • Given a data set, determine the relationships among data
  • Given a data set, determine how the relationships among data will affect the QlikView data model (e.g., performance, accuracy)

Create the QlikView Associative Data Model (39% of the exam)

  • Explain methods and considerations for connecting to different types of data sources
  • Describe the circumstances under which different load strategies should be used
  • Explain the circumstances under which QVD files and/or n-tiered data architectures should be recommended
  • Describe the use and properties of fact tables and dimension tables
  • Explain load techniques relevant to data transformation
  • Explain the use of QlikView functions to transform data
  • Explain how to resolve complex calendar scenarios
  • Explain the use and effects of different types of joins
  • Given business requirements, determine appropriate section access configuration
  • Given a scenario, determine how to resolve table association issues (e.g., synthetic keys/circular references, data types)
  • Explain the use of control statements and/or variables
  • Explain the purpose and functionality of the Table Viewer/System Fields
  • Determine the root cause for discrepancies between values in legacy reports and QlikView values
  • Explain the purpose and functionality of QlikView troubleshooting tools or functions
  • Given a script, determine the cause and/or solution for a script error

Design and Develop the QlikView Application User Interface (24% of the exam)

  • Determine the result of a given function or complex expression
  • Identify where alternate uses of expressions are appropriate
  • Given a scenario, determine the appropriate function or complex expression to use
  • Explain how to implement Actions/Triggers in the QlikView interface
  • Given a scenario, determine the appropriate object or chart type to use
  • Explain the purpose/functionality of common object properties
  • Given a scenario, determine the appropriate application performance tuning option to use
  • Given a scenario, determine the appropriate reload performance tuning option to use

Deliver the QlikView Application (10% of the exam)

  • Describe how to give the user information or direction for using the application
  • Explain the purpose and functionality of the QV Server and Publisher
  • Determine the circumstances under which particular client types can be used

http://www.qlik.com/us/services/training/qlikview-certification

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