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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, analyse and visualize it in your BI tool of choice.ย 
  • 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?โ€‹

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 cloudโœ—AWS, GCP
First-party server cookiesโœ—โœ“
Unlimited sourcesโœ“โœ“
Custom data structuresโœ—โœ“
Available enrichments716
Custom enrichmentsโœ—โœ“
Bad rowsโœ“ (no UI)โœ“ (with monitoring and diagnosis UI)
Load data into warehousePostgresRedshift, Snowflake, BigQuery
Load data into lakeโœ—S3, GCS
Data available in-streamโœ—Kinesis, PubSub, Azure Event Streams
Maximum throughput50 events per second*Unlimited
Autoscalingโœ—โœ“
SLAsโœ—โœ“
Time limit14 daysUnlimited

* any events above this cap will be dropped

How do I get started?โ€‹

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