What does BigQuery Omni mean for the future of data?

What does BigQuery Omni mean for the future of data?

GCP recently announced the private alpha of BigQuery Omni, a service that allows you to run BigQuery (Dremel) on data that resides in another cloud (S3 in AWS at the moment, Azure soon) using Anthos. It’s an interesting foray into what looks like one of the earliest approaches to multi cloud analytics. In this post […]

The 2020 database showdown: BigQuery vs Redshift vs Snowflake

The 2020 database showdown: BigQuery vs Redshift vs Snowflake

Last updated: 23rd September 2020 For updates, changes and errata please see the Changelog at the end of this post. What is this guide? – Designed as a fair feature comparison between the different products – An up to date guide (hopefully with regular updates as new features are released or changed) – I’ve attempted […]