Sirius About Snowflake Demo: How to Create a Reporting Dashboard

  Snowflake is a modern cloud data platform that boasts instant elasticity, secure data sharing and per-second pricing across multiple clouds. Its ability to natively load and use SQL to query semi-structured and structured data within a single system simplifies your data engineering. To help you better understand the ins and outs of [...]

Sirius About Snowflake: Stored Procedure Exception Handling Demo

  Snowflake is a modern cloud data platform that boasts instant elasticity, secure data sharing and per-second pricing across multiple clouds. Its ability to natively load and use SQL to query semi-structured and structured data within a single system simplifies your data engineering. To help you better understand the ins and outs of [...]

Sirius About Snowflake: How to Use Query Tags

  Snowflake is a modern cloud data platform that boasts instant elasticity, secure data sharing and per-second pricing across multiple clouds. Its ability to natively load and use SQL to query semi-structured and structured data within a single system simplifies your data engineering. To help you better understand the ins and outs of [...]

Unleash Fast Data Insights With Snowflake and ThoughtSpot

Many organizations move from a traditional data warehouse to a hybrid or cloud-based data warehouse to help alleviate their struggles with rapidly expanding data, new users and use cases, and a growing number of diverse tools and applications. Using a modern data platform that fits your organization’s needs is necessary to ensure that you can [...]

Create a Value Blizzard with Snowflake and Microsoft Azure

There are many benefits of using a cloud-based data warehouse, and the market for cloud-based data warehouses is growing as organizations realize the value of making the switch from an on-premises data warehouse. Apart from the obvious benefit of not needing to buy expensive physical hardware, cloud-based solutions are typically quicker to set up, can [...]

Prevent Rain Clouds Along Your Snowflake Migration

As we review data transformation and modernization strategies with our clients, we find many are investigating Snowflake as a data warehouse solution due to its ease of use, speed, and increased flexibility over a traditional data warehouse offering. Snowflake is typically considered an “easy button” decision for most organizations since there is no hardware or [...]

How to Set Up Snowflake Elevated Accounts

When planning for a cloud data warehouse such as Snowflake, it is important to have a strategic plan in place to initialize the environment for development, testing and production. Using standard patterns for this initialization is a best practice. Sirius is publishing a four-part series to demonstrate best practices in reusable patterns for initializing Snowflake [...]

A New Blueprint for the Modern Data Warehouse

Companies today are struggling under the weight of their legacy data warehouses. These old and inefficient systems were designed for a different era, when data was a side project and access to analytics was limited to the executive team. Modern companies are placing data analytics in the center of every activity—from applications to operations—and arming [...]