Redshift Vs Snowflakean In-Depth Comparison

Amazon Redshift is an enterprise-level, petabyte scale, columnar, and fully managed data warehousing service from AWS. Its massive parallel processing and columnar compression make it one of the most efficient data warehousing services. It also supports standard SQL and is fast enough when compared to any traditional data warehouse. It also provides a quick option to load massive data sets.

Snowflake is a simple, affordable, and high-performance data warehousing service on cloud built using AWS. It stores data in a controlled columnar fashion. It provides broad support for standard SQL queries(update, delete, and join). It was also built keeping in mind the challenges faced by conventional data warehousing systems. The management cost and effort are almost zero in this solution as there is no infrastructure to manage. It automatically handles security, optimization, infrastructure, etc.

Redshift Vs Snowflakean In-Depth Comparison