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Ideal Development Environment Setup for Snowflake

We would like to talk about the Snowflake development environment setup. Please note this is more of an opinion piece and what is, in our mind, the ideal environment setup....

  • How-Tos FAQs
  • September 29, 2020
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SnowSQL Installation and Configuration

Installation Head over to Snowflake Client Repository and download the latest patch set:   The latest stable version, in this case, was boxed, 1.2.9 (major.minor.patch...

  • How-Tos FAQs
  • September 29, 2020
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Snowflake Role Hierarchy

One of the most common security-related questions a client asks is, how to retrieve a list of users and roles from Snowflake? Considering there is no direct view provided b...

  • How-Tos FAQs
  • September 27, 2020
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Snowflake Time Travel

One of the most interesting Snowflake features is Time Travel. The Snowflake Time Travel feature helps to go back in time within any defined retention period and view or re...

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  • September 20, 2020
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The Easiest Way to Split Large JSON Files in Snowflake

I’ve been working in data engineering for nine years. I’ve used several on-premises and cloud databases from Oracle, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, etc. I’ve ...

  • How-Tos FAQs
  • September 19, 2020
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Handling Semi-Structured Data in Snowflake

With the advent of big data and IoT, there has been a proliferation of semi-structured datasets in the form of JSON, Avro, Parquet, Orc, XML, etc. It is no wonder that Snow...

  • How-Tos FAQs
  • September 13, 2020