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Qv Axosoft ConnectorQv Axosoft Connector

Qv Axosoft Connector is QlikView API Connector for Axosoft developed by .

Qv Axosoft Connector is developed to retrieve Axosoft data like Projects, Releases, Defects, Features, etc. and import it into QlikView environment. Such an interface allows management team to extend standard Axosoft metrics and dashboards. The functional diversity of QlikView controls allows to perform such an accomplishment and customization very quickly. For instance, operating with Axosoft data in QlikView and joining it with sales data obtained from some accounting software allow to see relations between product developed, its features/defects and sold instances.

Installation

Installation procedure is simple - just copy Connector executable into the folder: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\QlikTech\Custom Data\QvAxosoftConnector

Configuring Axosoft

Go to Axosoft System Settings screen (Tools->System Options->Axosoft API Settings) for enabling API.

Configuring Axosoft

Using

Follow the next steps to use Connector in QlikView

  1. Create new document in QlikView and open Script Editor.
  2. Select QvAxosoftConnector.exe in the drop-down selection box and then click the Connect button. Enter your credentials in the Connect form and further in the Login form. As a result the connection string will be generated. Connect to Axosoft Login to Axosoft Login to Axosoft Permission Connection string Connection string is generated
  3. Now click the Select button to open the Create Select Statement dialog. Here you can select Tables you are interested in. Create Select Statement dialog After closing the Create Select Statement dialog the script is generated. Script is generated
  4. Save the document and Reload to fetch the data from Axosoft. Reload to fetch the data from Axosoft

Now you have loaded selected data into the document and thus you are ready to build dashboard. Check Table Viewer to see the tables structure.

Table Viewer

Case Studies

QlikView has a lot of power to visualize data in the way you prefer. You can analyze Axosoft details using the Pivot tables and Gantt charts.

  • Axosoft Features
  • Axosoft Releases

To perform time filtering you can easily generate the master calendars using the QVC library. Also you can drill-down to Releases, Users and Features.


System Requirements

Before installing Qv Axosoft Connector, ensure your computer meets the system requirements:

  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5.
  • QlikView for Windows 11.

License

Qv Axosoft Connector is copyright © 2014-2015 1bitsolution. Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software (the "Software"), to use, copy, and distribute for personal using. Contact us for commercial using.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the Software.

Quality Assurance

Qv Axosoft Connector is tested for Axosoft v. 15.1.0.10864 and QlikView x64 v. 11.20 on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.

Download

29.10.2016: Qv Axosoft Connector v. 1.1.0.5

  • Fixed bug with WorkflowStep field value.

11.06.2015: Qv Axosoft Connector v. 1.1.0.4

  • Added support for Axosoft Public API.

05.02.2015: Qv Axosoft Connector v. 1.1.0.2

13.06.2014: Qv Axosoft Connector v. 1.0.0.2

Troubleshooting

During QlikView script executing you may receive errors as following: QlikView script executing error This means there are no records for corresponding item type (in this case - Contacts) in Axosoft database. Comment related script to avoid such errors.