Snowflake Blog

  • Share and Save: Introducing the Data Sharing Rebate Program

    Share and Save: Introducing the Data Sharing Rebate Program

    Last year, we launched Snowflake Data Sharing, known as The Data Sharehouse™, to enable secure data sharing in real time. What’s so special about this? With Snowflake Data Sharing, data doesn’t...

    Read Article
  • Building the Technology and Market for the Data Economy

    Building the Technology and Market for the Data Economy

    Snowflake Data Sharing empowers customers to securely share data in real time without moving the data. Because data becomes exponentially more useful and powerful when it’s connected and shared,...

    Read Article
  • ×

    Subscribe to email updates from the Snowflake Blog

    You're subscribed!
    Error - something went wrong!
  • Support One to One Hundred Data Warehouse Workloads with Snowflake

    Support One to One Hundred Data Warehouse Workloads with Snowflake

    In a previous blog post, Breaking Free From Complexity Saves Time and Money, I explained why Snowflake’s data warehouse-as-a-service is unique for its abilities to automatically handle nearly all...

    Read Article
  • Snowflake Emerges as a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Data Warehouse, Q4 2018 Report

    Snowflake Emerges as a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Data Warehouse, Q4 2018 Report

    Today, Forrester has released its report, The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Data Warehouse, Q4 2018: The 14 Providers That Matter Most and How They Stack Up. Snowflake’s built-for-the-cloud data...

    Read Article
  • Building Enterprise Azure Data & Analytics Solutions Around Snowflake (Part 2)

    Building Enterprise Azure Data & Analytics Solutions Around Snowflake (Part 2)

    Welcome to the second of my two-part blog post on building enterprise Azure data & analytics solutions around Snowflake. Part 1, Building Enterprise Azure Data & Analytics Solutions Around...

    Read Article
  • Breaking Free from Complexity Saves Time and Money

    Breaking Free from Complexity Saves Time and Money

    In traditional data warehousing, complexity comes in various forms, including time and labor-intensive tasks like creating clusters. Procuring a platform then managing and scaling that platform...

    Read Article
  • Preparing to Power the Data Economy

    Preparing to Power the Data Economy

    It’s been a very busy and rewarding year for Snowflake. Demand for the data warehouse built for the cloud has exceeded our most optimistic expectations. Our customers love Snowflake and we...

    Read Article
  • Designing a Modern Big Data Streaming Architecture at Scale (Part One)

    Designing a Modern Big Data Streaming Architecture at Scale (Part One)

    Back in September of 2016, I wrote a series of blog posts discussing how to design a big data stream ingestion architecture using Snowflake. Two years ago, providing an alternative to dumping data...

    Read Article
  • Building Enterprise Azure Data & Analytics Solutions Around Snowflake (Part 1)

    Building Enterprise Azure Data & Analytics Solutions Around Snowflake (Part 1)

    With Snowflake’s recent announcement of General Availability (GA) on Azure, this is a good opportunity to share details about a project we’re working on here at Slalom.  We’re building an...

    Read Article
  • Continuous Data Replication into Snowflake with Oracle GoldenGate

    Continuous Data Replication into Snowflake with Oracle GoldenGate

    Continuous flow, streaming, near real-time and data replication. These are all terms used to identify a business’s need for quick access to data. It’s a common request, especially if the requestor...

    Read Article
  • How a Real-time Risk Management Portal will Impact Your Business

    How a Real-time Risk Management Portal will Impact Your Business

    How do you create a powerful risk management portal to consolidate siloed structured, and semi-structured data into a single, flexible source of real-time risk information for interactive...

    Read Article
  • How We Built Snowflake on Azure

    How We Built Snowflake on Azure

    Today, we announced the general availability of Snowflake on Azure. As a part of the engineering team that built Snowflake on Azure, I’m especially excited to unveil what we’ve been working on....

    Read Article
  • Honoring Partners at the Annual Snowflake Partner Summit

    Honoring Partners at the Annual Snowflake Partner Summit

    Fall is the time of year when we host our annual Snowflake Partner Summit. Bringing together representatives from Snowflake and our extensive partner ecosystem, the Snowflake Partner Summit...

    Read Article
  • Seamlessly Share Data with More Users

    Seamlessly Share Data with More Users

    To support our ongoing effort to transform and improve the user experience, Snowflake has released two new features for Data Sharing: A new UI and Reader Accounts. With the new UI, users can...

    Read Article
  • Get Ready for Snowflake Data Sharing Reader Accounts

    Get Ready for Snowflake Data Sharing Reader Accounts

    In 2017, we launched Snowflake Data Sharing, aka The Data Sharehouse, to help organizations quickly share governed and secure data in real time. What makes Snowflake Data Sharing possible is the...

    Read Article
  • Is Data Secure When Stored in the Cloud?

    Is Data Secure When Stored in the Cloud?

    A growing number of data-driven companies are making the switch to cloud data warehouses. The benefits of doing so are obvious: flexible capacity scaling, fewer administrative headaches and better...

    Read Article
  • Worksheets Has Been Refreshed and Offers an Improved User Experience

    Worksheets Has Been Refreshed and Offers an Improved User Experience

    We’ve been working diligently on product updates to make the lives of DBAs, Data analysts and BI professionals easier. Worksheets, Snowflake’s SQL editing tool, has been completely redesigned and...

    Read Article
  • Machine Learning and Data Warehousing

    Machine Learning and Data Warehousing

    Three years ago, I predicted that data science and machine learning (ML) would converge with data warehousing, and it would happen in the cloud. The typical reaction was short and sweet: Why would...

    Read Article
  • The Best Way to Gauge Performance of a Cloud Data Warehouse

    The Best Way to Gauge Performance of a Cloud Data Warehouse

    Raise your hand if you’re a CTO or platform architect who decided to choose a particular data analytics or cloud data warehouse solution based solely on a performance benchmark report marketed by...

    Read Article
  • Blockchain: The Next Big Thing in Healthcare?

    Blockchain: The Next Big Thing in Healthcare?

    Do you ever feel frustrated when you go to a new doctor or visit a specialist and they ask you to fill out a new medical history form? Why don’t they already have your medical history on file?...

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...