PlatformManager is Exhibitor sponsor at Qlik World online 2021

April 8, 2021

It is with great pride that we can announce to be a sponsor of the QlikWorld Online 2021 event from May 10-12. We hope to meet many of you during this event where Qlik will announce lots of exciting news around their products and customers. If you want to attend, do register here.

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