A New Era of Cloud Analytics

A NEW ERA OF CLOUD ANALYTICS WITH SNOWFLAKE AS THE HADOOP ERA ENDS Hadoop was regarded as a revolutionary technology that would change data management and completely replace data warehousing. Such a statement is partly accurate but not entirely true since it has not been the case ever since cloud solutions came into the picture. […]

Snowflake vs Netezza

Snowflake vs Netezza Fifteen years ago, IBM introduced an appliance-based, on-prem analytics solution known as Netezza. It was purpose built, load ready, and met a lot of the needs of the day (back when on-prem was still largely the preferred choice for data warehousing solutions). One could say IBM really hit the ball out of […]

ETL vs ELT: Data Warehouses Evolved

ETL vs ELT: Data Warehouses Evolved For years now, the process of migrating data into a data warehouse, whether it be an ongoing, repeated analytics pipeline, a one-time move into a new platform, or both, has consisted of a series of three steps, namely:

Snowflake vs Hadoop

Snowflake vs Hadoop Lots of people are aware of Hadoop for its advantages, like ease of data loading and scaling, but more and more are becoming increasingly aware of its limitations, like

Snowflake vs Redshift

Snowflake vs Redshift We have been building data systems for years and this is the most excited we’ve been in years with all new capabilities within the cloud with Redshift, Google Big Query, and Snowflake. Today we wanted to share with you some results based on our estimating a relatively small 2TB cloud data warehouse […]

Snowflake vs Teradata

Snowflake vs Teradata To anyone with even a passing level of familiarity of this space, Teradata is quite rightly known as a powerhouse in the data warehousing and analytics arena. it’s been the go-to technology for sectors ranging from various 3 letter intelligence agencies, to the most recognizable of medicine, science, auto, and telecom industry […]