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"Pricing can be confusing for customers.""The whole licensing system is based on credit points. You can also make a license agreement with the company so that you buy credit points and then you use them. What you do not use in one year can be carried over to the next year.""You pay based on the data that you are storing in the data warehouse and there are no maintenance costs.""It is not cheap.""The pricing for Snowflake is competitive.""On average, with the number of queries that we run, we pay approximately $200 USD per month.""Pricing is approximately $US 50 per DB. Terabyte is around $US 50 per month.""The price of Snowflake is very reasonable."

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Ranking
23rd
out of 30 in Data Warehouse
Views
214
Comparisons
174
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Rating
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1st
out of 30 in Data Warehouse
Views
35,409
Comparisons
25,342
Reviews
41
Average Words per Review
592
Rating
8.4
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Overview
ParAccel's analytic platform accelerates and improves organization's decision making and opens the door for innovation, growth, and a sustainable competitive advantage.

Snowflake provides a data warehouse built for the cloud, delivering a solution capable of solving problems for which legacy, on-premises and cloud data platforms were not designed.

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Sample Customers
Amazon, The Royal Bank of Scotland, OfficeMax, MicroStrategy
Accordant Media, Adobe, Kixeye Inc., Revana, SOASTA, White Ops
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REVIEWERS
Computer Software Company38%
Financial Services Firm14%
Manufacturing Company10%
Wholesaler/Distributor10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider15%
Financial Services Firm8%
Insurance Company5%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business27%
Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise51%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise15%
Large Enterprise73%
Find out what your peers are saying about Snowflake Computing, Oracle, Micro Focus and others in Data Warehouse. Updated: July 2021.
523,535 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Actian ParAccel is ranked 23rd in Data Warehouse while Snowflake is ranked 1st in Data Warehouse with 40 reviews. Actian ParAccel is rated 0.0, while Snowflake is rated 8.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Snowflake writes "Fast, convenient and requires almost no administration". Actian ParAccel is most compared with Amazon Redshift, whereas Snowflake is most compared with Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics, Amazon Redshift, Firebolt, Vertica and Teradata.

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