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What is Try Snowplow?

Try Snowplow enables you to explore how Snowplow can help you solve your data use cases by:

  • Collecting granular, well-structured data from your digital products and model, analyze and visualize it in your BI tool of choice.Β 
  • Exploring the recipe library to see how Snowplow approaches common data use cases such as marketing attribution, content recommendations or building a single customer view.

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How does Try Snowplow compare to Snowplow BDP?​

Try Snowplow is a minified version of the Snowplow BDP technology that uses the same core components as Snowplow BDP, but is:

  • Free
  • Fast to set up (less than 5 minutes)
  • Non-scalable (unsuitable for production workloads)
Try SnowplowSnowplow BDP
Hosted in your own cloudβœ—AWS, GCP
First-party server cookiesβœ—βœ“
Unlimited sourcesβœ“βœ“
Custom data structuresβœ—βœ“
Available enrichments716
Custom enrichmentsβœ—βœ“
Bad rowsβœ“ (no UI)βœ“ (with monitoring and diagnosis UI)
Load data into warehousePostgresRedshift, Snowflake, Databricks, BigQuery
Load data into lakeβœ—S3, GCS
Data available in-streamβœ—Kinesis, PubSub, Azure Event Hubs
Maximum throughput50 events per second*Unlimited
Time limit14 daysUnlimited

* any events above this cap will be dropped

How do I get started?​

There are only a handful of steps you need to take to get started with Try Snowplow:

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