Tag: Data Cloud

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Frank Slootman quits as CEO of Snowflake

Frank Slootman quits as CEO of Snowflake

Dutch-born Frank Slootman is stepping down as chief executive officer of data company Snowflake effective immediately. He will stay on as chairman of the supervisory board. The company announced this during the presentation of its financial figures. Slootman was appointed CEO of Snowflake in May... Read more

date3 months ago
Snowflake acquires Ponder for better integration Python workflows

Snowflake acquires Ponder for better integration Python workflows

Snowflake recently acquired Ponder. The acquisition gives Snowflake software for more Python capabilities in the Data Cloud. Snowflake's main goal with the acquisition, financial details of which were not disclosed, is to help customers more easily run Python-based Snowpark queries on its platfo... Read more

date7 months ago
At Summit 2023, Snowflake expands the foundation for data apps

At Summit 2023, Snowflake expands the foundation for data apps

Snowflake is hosting the Summit 2023 conference this week, where it is unveiling innovations for developers and data experts. For these IT professionals, Snowflake aims to provide the foundation for data apps. SVP of Product Christian Kleinerman explains to us what features are coming to the Data C... Read more

date11 months ago
Snowflake acquires ailing search engine Neeva

Snowflake acquires ailing search engine Neeva

The deal will help Snowflake to "accelerate search in the Data Cloud through generative AI". This week cloud-based data warehouse company Snowflake announced that it was acquiring Neeva, a search startup based in Mountain View, California. While the companies refused to disc... Read more

date12 months ago
Salesforce announces an expansion of its generative AI capabilities

Salesforce announces an expansion of its generative AI capabilities

The company is adding features for its Einstein GPT general-purpose AI assistant. The new features enable it to collaborate with the Flow workflow automation suite. Salesforce has also strengthened the integration between its Data Cloud "lakehouse" and Flow. The new features allow users to create a... Read more

date1 year ago
Snowflake introduces data platform for healthcare

Snowflake introduces data platform for healthcare

Snowflake is tailoring its data platform to healthcare providers. Snowflake Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud should make it easier for healthcare providers to collaborate on data and analytics The new Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud platform allows healthcare organizations to ... Read more

date2 years ago
Infighting threatens the future of Europe’s Gaia-X Project

Infighting threatens the future of Europe’s Gaia-X Project

The EU's bid for tech sovereignty is plagued by internal squabbles, sources say. This week POLITICO reported that Gaia-X, Europe's data cloud project, is suffering from infighting that is impeding its progress. Senior French and German ministers hailed the launch of Gaia-X just iover one yea... Read more

date3 years ago
Snowflake reports first earnings since IPO

Snowflake reports first earnings since IPO

Revenue more than doubled to $159.6 million from $73 million a year ago. This week Snowflake, the San Mateo, California based Data Cloud provider, announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal 2021, ended October 31, 2020. Total revenue for the quarter was $159.6 million, repre... Read more

date3 years ago
Snowflake expands data warehousing capabilities

Snowflake expands data warehousing capabilities

Snowflake announced expansions to its data warehousing product during a virtual event. These expansions include the new Data Cloud, updates for the Cloud Data Platform and additional integrations. Snowflake describes Data Cloud as an ecosystem for organizations for data aggregation, in other wor... Read more

date4 years ago