Add Qlik Application

This page describes process of configuring an Qlik application through the Access Gateway Admin UI console.

Qlik Architecture

Before You Begin




This application is part of a class of applications which exchange user information using header variables. For more information about the Access Gateway generic header application please see Add a generic header application.

Access Gatewayalso provides a sample header application. Please see Add a sample header application for more information.

Create the Application in Access Gateway

To create the Qlik application in Access Gateway:

  1. Navigate to your Access Gateway Instance.

  2. In the Access Gateway Admin UI, sign in as administrator.

  3. Click the Applications tab.

    Select applications tab

  4. Click + Add to add a new application.

    Click Add.

  5. Select Qlik from the application menu, and click Create.

    Select Qlik and click Create



    Please see the Supported technologiessection in Supported technologies support matrix for supported applications and software versions.

Configure the Application

To configure the Access Gateway Qlik application.

  1. In the Essentials pane enter:
    LabelThe name of the application,
    For example: Qlik application
    Public DomainThe externally facing URL of the application.
    For example: https://qlik.<>
    Protected Web ResourceThe URL and port combination of the Qlik application being protected.
    For example: http://qlik.<>
    GroupThe group containing users who can access the Qlik application.
  2. Click Next.
    The Attributes pane appears.

    For detailed information on the attribute options, see Application attributes .

  3. Confirm the IDP login field.


    By default the Qlic application template send the login field as the QVUSER header.
    Change the value of the header field if required.
    In addition, you may add any additional header fields required by the application

  4. Click Done.


Test the Application

  1. Select SP Initiated or IDP Initiated from the drop down menu associated with the application.



    Your Okta tenant administrator may need to assign the application to you.

    In addition, if you do not already have an active session for Okta open in your browser, you may be prompted to log in to your Okta account and provide credentials.

  2. Verify that you are logged into Qlik application correctly.

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