Tag: Snowflake

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Snowflake enters the LLM war with introduction of Arctic

Snowflake enters the LLM war with introduction of Arctic

With the new Large Language Model Arctic, Snowflake can help companies generate code and SQL. In this way, Snowflake aims to compete with existing models. With the introduction of OpenAI's GPT-3.5 and GPT-4, a large market has emerged, but more and more alternatives are emerging that can substan... Read more

date24 days ago
Snowflake: Python usage grows by 571%

Snowflake: Python usage grows by 571%

Python is most commonly used within the Snowflake Data Cloud for building AI models and apps. Especially its ease of use, active community and numerous libraries and frameworks appeal to developers. In Snowpark, the Data Cloud component for building apps, the use of Python increased by 571%. The... Read more

date2 months ago
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 simplifies building applications and ML models

Snowflake simplifies building applications and ML models

Snowflake is simplifying the development of ML models and full-stack apps for developers using Snowflake's Data Cloud. This will be made possible partly through enhancements to the Python programming language in Snowpark. Snowflake believes companies are placing a higher value on data with the ... Read more

date7 months ago
Snowflake Cortex: LLMs in the hands of all users

Snowflake Cortex: LLMs in the hands of all users

Snowflake is set to offer customers a managed service that securely unleashes AI models on enterprise data. With Cortex, Snowflake says it is giving everyone the opportunity to generate value from generative AI, regardless of expertise. The company itself already has a few "LLM-powered experiences"... Read more

date7 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
Why the supercloud must become a reality

Why the supercloud must become a reality

The IT environments of today can be highly complex. Organizations often deploy multiple cloud services and still run some applications on-prem. Companies are eager to make the management of all these workloads smoother and cheaper. The concept of a "supercloud," a layer of governance that sits abov... Read more

date8 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 and Microsoft expand partnership with AI

Snowflake and Microsoft expand partnership with AI

Snowflake is strengthening its partnership with Microsoft through new product integrations and capabilities. In a press release, Snowflake announces increased investments for its Azure-related offerings. As we documented before, Snowflake is a platform that is designed to run on any cloud. "Clou... Read more

date11 months ago
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