Snowflake invests in Collibra to stimulate integrations
Snowflake recently participated in an investment round for Collibra, a Belgian data governance specialist. Snowflake hopes to achieve further integration of its platform and Collibra's technology.
Snowflake's investment arm (Snowflake Ventures) and other investors participated in the round. Coll... Read more
Snowflake is a bright spot in an otherwise dark week on Wall Street
Snowflake is a ray of sunshine during a week that has seen Wall Street witness dismal earnings reports. The company's earnings report showed it more than doubled revenue in the most recent quarter while offering strong guidance.
Snowflake is a cloud data warehousing company whose revenue of $334... Read more
Snowflake adds Python support for data pipeline and app development
Snowflake announces Python support in Snowpark. Until today, the latter solution made Scala and Java available for the development of data pipelines and data-intensive applications. Now, Python joins the ranks.
Snowflake's platform entails a complete data stack. This includes tooling for develop... Read more
Talend announces data quality monitoring with Snowflake integration
The company is building on its concept of "data health".
This week Talend announced its Fall ’21 release. The new release provides new service, product, and packaging innovations, according to the company. They are applying their data health concepts across their platform to "help customers re... Read more
Snowflake introduces industry-specific data cloud for financial services
Snowflake announced its Financial Services Data Cloud that promises to streamline data storage processes. This Data Cloud has also passed CMDC Key Control requirements.
Components of financial services data cloud
Snowflake’s latest feature is built on its previous cloud-based data platforms... Read more
Dataiku worth $4.6 billion after new investment round
We have been following Dataiku for a few years now. Founded in 2013, the company focuses on collaboration around data-science projects and has been growing rapidly since its inception. In time, that includes the necessary rounds of investment. Today Dataiku announces the results of the Series E rou... Read more
Snowflake partners with Securonix to get into the security market
In a move that has been described as Snowflake’s entry into cybersecurity, the data cloud company has formed a partnership with Securonix, a firm that makes cloud-native security information and event management systems.
The deal is a nonexclusive partnership at this point with no indication t... Read more
Snowflake CEO Slootman talks about industry focus and growth
This week we spoke with the CEO of Snowflake, Frank Slootman, about the latest developments at the data company and the developments towards the future. Snowflake has been positioning itself as a data cloud platform, as opposed to a data warehouse, for some time now. Slootman's focus is now fully o... Read more
Snowflake Data Marketplace grows to over 500 datasets
The Snowflake Data Marketplace is growing in popularity. In the past six months, this marketplace has grown by no less than 76 percent. At this moment, more than 500 datasets are offered.
The Snowflake data platform offers the possibility to use datasets from the marketplace in combination with ... Read more
Alation closes $110M round backed by Snowflake, Dell and Salesforce
The company will use the capital to fuel growth and product development.
Alation announced this week that it has raised a $110 million Series D round of investment. The injection round was led by Riverwood Capital with participation from new investors Sanabil Investments and Snowflake Ventures. ... Read more