Snowflake Unique Features
Snowflake Unique Features (Key Unique Features)
Snowflake is a cloud-native analytical data warehouse solution and comes with lot of unique and important features which make this tool very powerful and also differentiate it from other cloud native data warehouse solutions offered by major cloud providers.
It is faster, easy to use compared to other data warehouse solutions.
In this blog, we will list down all the unique key Unique Features (Important Key Unique Features) of Snowflake Data Warehouse.
Snowflake Unique & Important Feature Tree Map
Following treemap will help you to quickly go through all the snowflake unique features.
Snowflake ETL/ELT Journey
Before we undestand the snowflake unique and important features, it is good to know how the ETL journey of snowflake looks like.
Unique Feature 1 - Major Cloud Platform Support
Unique Feature 2 - Unlimited Storage & Compute
Unique Feature 3 - Data Platform as Service
Unique Feature 4 - Unique 3 Layer Architecture
Unique Feature 5 - Virtual Warehouse (Compute)
Unique Feature 6 - Support for Structured & Semi Structured Data
Unique Feature 7 - Time Travel Unique Feature & Fail Safe
Unique Feature 8 - Clone or Zero Copy Clone
Unique Feature 9 - Continuous Data Loading via Snowpipe/Stream/Task
Unique Feature 10 - Support to ANSI SQL + Extended SQL
Unique Feature 11 - Micro Partition & Data Clustering
Unique Feature 12 - Data Encryption & Security
Unique Feature 13 - RBAC & DAC
Unique Feature 14 - Data Sharing & Reader Account
Unique Feature 15 - Data Replication & Fail Over
In the event of a massive outage (due to a network issue, software bug, etc.) that disrupts the cloud services in a given region, access to Snowflake will be unavailable until the source of the outage is resolved and services are restored
Unique Feature 16 - Connector & Driver Eco System
Snowflake ecosystem around drivers and connectors are very rich it has all sort of connector available to serve the different need.
Unique Feature 17 - Partner Connect
Partner Connect lets you easily create trial accounts with selected Snowflake business partners and integrate these accounts with Snowflake
Unique Feature 18 - Data Market Place
The Snowflake Data Marketplace utilises Snowflake Secure Data Sharing to connect providers of data with consumers.