New Version of SQL Developer Data Modeler is available!

Get the new version of Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler version 17.2!

The Snowflake Data Sharehouse. Wow!

With Snowflake Data Sharing, you can now easily transform your data into a valuable, strategic business asset.

Snowflake at Stoweflake

Every year the World Wide Data Vault Consortium (WWDVC) gets better and better! This year’s event was the 4th Annual and was again held at the lovely Stoweflake Mountain Lodge in Stowe, Vermont. And once again this year, my employer, Snowflake Computing, was a proud sponsor of the event. This year I even got to […]

New Snowflake features released in Q1’17

This post provides an overview of the major new Snowflake features we released during Q1 of this year, and highlights the main value they provide.

Snowflake and Spark, Part 2: Pushing Spark Query Processing to Snowflake

This post provides the details of Snowflake’s ability to push query processing down from Spark into Snowflake.

Cloud Analytics Conference – London!

Join Snowflake and The Data Warrior in London on June 1st for a Cloud Analytics Conference

Snowflake and Spark, Part 1: Why Spark? 

Snowflake Computing is making great strides in the evolution of our Elastic DWaaS in the cloud. Here is a recent update from engineering and product management on our integration with Spark: This is the first post in an ongoing series describing Snowflake’s integration with Spark. In this post, we introduce the Snowflake Connector for Spark (package […]

Meet me in St. Louie, Louie.

Join me on May 2nd in St. Louis for the SilverLinings event where I will give three talks!

Data Vault Training – Europe & US

Lots of training classes on Data Vault 2.0 are on the horizon around the world thanks to a new venture that Dan Linstedt and Michael Olschimke have formed called ScaleFree. In addition to world class consulting, they are offering dozens of Data Vault 2.0 related classes, including Bootcamps, Certification, and Introduction to Data Vault Modeling. […]

Building a Data Lake in the Cloud 

So you want to build a Data Lake in the Cloud? Here is how.