How To Install And Configure SnowSQL

SnowSQL is the command-line interface for accessing your Snowflake instance. Think psql, but for the best columnar RDBMS/ data warehouse instead of the best open-source RDBMS. The following is a quick “how to” guide for setting it up. Installation After logging into your Snowflake web interface, the SnowSQL installer is available via Help -> Download: You’ll need to select the appropriate version for your machine: And install it: To verify the installation, simply open a terminal and run snowsql. »

How To Get Started with Snowflake On Demand

Snowflake has seemingly taken the data world by storm…. And rightfully so! Snowflake is an incredibly-scalable columnar database that simply gets out of a developer’s way. Scaling it with zero downtime is straight-forward, managing and scaling it without significantly increasing the size of the team is doable, security is built-in, and more. Snowflake just works. Here’s how to get started using it. Navigate to the AWS marketplace and find the “Snowflake On Demand” product offering. »