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Visual analytics provider Qlik has announced the winners of its annual global and regional partner Awards-Qonnections 2017 which is the company’s global customer and partner event. The awards recognize the Qlik partner community for excellence in several different categories.

The conference brought together Qlik customers, partners, and data enthusiasts to help users better capitalize on data.

“2016 was a momentous year for Qlik and our global partner network with the tremendous adoption of Qlik Sense and our modern, platform-based approach to BI and analytics. Our partners are the most critical component of Qlik’s go-to-market strategy and help us extend our leadership in delivering high-value solutions that meet customer’s BI requirements from a single platform,” said Toni Adams, Senior Vice President of Global Partners and Alliances Sales, Qlik.

“We are proud to acknowledge the achievements made in 2016 by Qlik partners, and look forward to continuing our mutual success in 2017.”

The event’s focus was on “providing customers and partners with the knowledge and best practices they need to transform their business and support the Qlik visual analytics platform,” said a statement issued by the company last month.
Global partner award recipients include:

· Rookie Partner of the Year: Technology Integration Group (TIG)

· Solution Provider of the Year: Aginic

· Master Reseller of the Year: SP Data

· Consulting and Services Partner of the Year: Accenture APAC

· OEM Partner of the Year: Precima

· Academic Partner/Education Services of the Year: Analytics8

· Corporate Social Responsibility Partner of the Year: KPMG UK

· Technology Partner of the Year: Cloudera

· Partner Innovation Award: Bardess Group Ltd.

APAC partner award recipients include:

· Rookie Partner of the Year: Microchannel Services Pty Ltd

· Solution Provider of the Year: Aginic

· Master Reseller of the Year: K.K. Ashisuto

· Consulting and Services Partner of the Year: Accenture APAC

· Academic Partner/Education Services of the Year: Sift Analytics Group Pte Ltd