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Generating Data in Snowflake

As someone who regularly makes up scenarios to demonstrate concepts – both professionally and in my free time, I was very used to Db2’s answer to data generation – which is basically either fun with recursive SQL, pay for the…

No Indexes?

I’ve spent 20 years of my career working with IBM Db2, then a year working with MySQL, and now my database platform of choice is Snowflake. When I was moving from Db2 to MySQL, there were a number of “WTH?”…

What is Snowflake?

Disclaimer: this article is only my opinions. I do not represent Snowflake. I realized after writing last week’s article that some people might be like me a few months ago, and not really understand what Snowflake is and how it…