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Snowflake vs. Databricks – Who has the Edge?

Fivetran recently unveiled the results of a new data warehouse benchmark report that revealed just how close the competition is among five of the most popular data warehouses. The report is the passion project of Fivetran CEO and data management expert George Fraser, who has a front row seat in the cloud data warehouse race. The report explains the cost vs. performance tradeoffs of each one of the warehouses, the ins and outs of the modern data stack, and provides a perspective on how it’s all going to shake out.

Alteryx Introduces First Unified Analytics Automation Platform in the Cloud

Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE: AYX), the Analytics Automation company, announced the Alteryx Analytics Cloud, its first unified end-to-end analytics automation platform that helps businesses empower all users across the enterprise to make more informed decisions with their data. The availability of new Alteryx solutions in the cloud means users only need a browser to gain access to insights, with a setup that can be done in minutes instead of days. Alteryx’s low-code/no-code capabilities also make it easier for any user to extract insights that help them tackle their toughest business problems.

3 Reasons a Cloud Data Warehouse Is Critical To Customer Analysis

In this contributed article, Jeremy Levy, CEO and Co-Founder of Indicative, outlines where a cloud data warehouse (CDW) comes into play. A CDW acts as the single source of truth for a company’s data, allowing all teams within the business to analyze and act on the same information. Here’s why a CDW is essential to any foray into customer analysis.