Here’s the difference between Looker and Google BigQuery. The comparison is based on pricing, deployment, business model, and other important factors.
Looker is a data integration and visualization solutions, provider. It offers cloud-based data integration and visualization platform to enterprises. It enables businesses to access data that is connected from multiple different sources. This includes cloud applications such as Salesforce, Zendesk, business planning applications, and web analytics tools. It also provides a custom visualization library and pre-modeled external datasets such as weather and demographics data. It provides solutions to industries including eCommerce, media, healthcare, and gaming among others. Some of its notable clients include Buzzfeed, Intercom, Twilio, and Hubspot, etc.
BigQuery is a fully-managed, serverless data warehouse that enables scalable analysis over petabytes of data. It is a Platform as a Service that supports querying using ANSI SQL. It also has built-in machine learning capabilities. BigQuery was announced in May 2010 and made generally available in November 2011.
|Categories||Business Intelligence (BI)||Data Warehouses|
|Stage||Late Stage||Late Stage|
|Target Segment||Enterprise, Mid size||Enterprise, Mid size|
|Pricing||Contact Sales||Contact Sales|
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