Datanami: Did Dremio Just Make Data Warehouses Obsolete?
Dremio today announced its Fall 2020 release, which brings the capability referenced above. Users can now query data sitting in Amazon’s S3 and Microsoft’s ADLS directly from a BI tool like Looker, Tableau, or PowerBI. And thanks to Dremio’s middleware, the queries will exhibit the same performance characteristics as if they were running on a dedicated data warehouse, such as RedShift or Snowflake. Read the full article here.
This is a good takeaway:
“We are basically enabling companies to run their production BI directly on cloud data lake storage, so they no longer have to move the data from those systems into a data warehouse,” says Tomer Shiran, the co-founder and chief product officer of Dremio. “You’re actually getting faster performance at a much, much lower total cost.”