Everything you need to know before migrating off of Qlik

This Step-by-step guide is intended for companies that

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There are specific differences between doing a net new Power BI implementation or Data Warehouse Implementation and migrating from Qlik to Power BI. You must use different Tools, Methodologies, and Skillsets in order to be successful.

How do we do it?

Metadata and Technical Documentation

We use an automated tool, the BI Blueprint, which provides Metadata and Technical Documentation of your current BI environment.

The documentation provided by the BI Blueprint will contain the following details about your current deployment:

The documentation provided by the BI Blueprint will contain the following details about your Qlik deployment:

  • Database connections used with type of connection
  • Tables found per connection
  • Join relationships between tables
  • Dimensions
  • Measures
  • Expressions
  • Lists of dashboards, workbooks, or reports
  • List of visualizations

and more

On average, the BI Blueprint saves 60% of the effort of doing this step manually.

At the end of Step 1, you can review Power BI licensing options.

Power BI Architecture

Structure within Power BI and administrative configuration.

Power BI data model

Data migration

Power BI report development

Implementation of Innovoco's Power BI Usage Dashboard to encapsulate both Power BI Premium and non-premium workspaces to keep history and see trends over time.

Bi Connector Setup

Use your existing QVDs and data structure in Power BI and leverage Qlik’s ETL capabilities.

Main use cases

  • Power BI POC: Allow users get the look and feel of the new BI Tool
  • Get started quickly: Migrate all your users over to Power BI with your current data structures while the new DW/CDW is being created

Ad-hoc support as needed

Your team will be building at the same time as the Innovoco team

Innovoco will assist with:

Development tasks

Questions

1:1 sessions

...and more!

Embedded Website Template

Option 1: Embedding of a Power BI page

Option 2: Extended option – Web-based Dashboard: Bring objects and integrate with required interfaces

Pagination Reporting

Structure setup

Development of one paginated report of medium complexity

How Innovoco can help you

Companies want to modernize their BI platforms to reduce cost, be more agile, and cover new use cases. However, the migration of BI platforms is often a complex process that requires different Tools, Methodologies, and Skillsets in order to be successful.

Tool-based migration approach

Automated migration process that eliminates most manual effort

Up to 80% time saving over full manual migration