Here’s the difference between Lightdash and Alvin. The comparison is based on pricing, deployment, business model, and other important factors.
Lightdash removes the gap between your data transformation layer and your data visualization layer. It enables data analysts and engineers to control all of their business intelligence (data transformations/business logic as well as data visualization) in a single place. Lightdash integrates with your dbt project and gives a framework for defining metrics and specifying joins between models all within your existing dbt YAML files. The data output from your dbt project is then available for exploring and sharing in Lightdash.
Provider of the cataloging and metadata management software solution. It provides a plug and play data lineage solutions for data engineers. It also provides manually mapping data bytes, impact analysis, granular usage analytics, error & problem tracing, etc. It also provides data flow & codes, in-content usage matrix for columns, tables and dashboards.
|Categories||Metrics Store, Business Intelligence (BI)||Data Quality Monitoring|
|Stage||Early Stage||Early Stage|
|Target Segment||Mid size, SMBs||SMBs, Mid size, Enterprise|
|Business Model||Open Source||Commercial|
|Companies using it|