This is great news that many of us have been waiting for! Now we can have all our data in one place.
From Day 1, Snowflake has supported structured and semi-structured data. Snowflake has provided exceptional performance for those data types and has been a pioneer in processing them. Today, Snowflake is adding support for unstructured data to allow customers to deliver more use cases with a single platform. The support for unstructured data management includes built-in capabilities to store, access, process, manage, govern, and share unstructured data in Snowflake. Now you can get all the benefits of the Snowflake Data Cloud with performance, concurrency, and scale for unstructured data.
Read to entire blog for all the details on how you can use this feature. Unstructured Data Support in Public Preview
This really opens up a lot of new uses cases and makes doing analytics on unstructured data much easier.
The Data Warrior