Here’s the difference between Redshift and Prefect. The comparison is based on pricing, deployment, business model, and other important factors.
Amazon Redshift is a fully managed petabyte scale data warehouse service. Redshift is designed for analytic workloads and connects to standard SQL based clients and business intelligence tools. Redshift delivers fast query and I/O performance for virtually any size dataset by using columnar storage technology and parallelizing and distributing queries across multiple nodes. Most common administrative tasks associated with provisioning, configuring, monitoring, backing up, and securing a data warehouse are automated.
Prefect offers an open-source data flow automation platform. The product offerings include Prefect Core, to run data applications, built on Python and composed of a task library that enables looping, adding parameters, mapping dynamic tasks, and more. Another offering is Prefect Cloud, a command center for user workflows enabled by Cloud UI, state locking, hybrid execution, GraphQL for ETL, and more. The clients of the company include CISCO, SymphonyRM, trademe, etc.
|Categories||Data Warehouses||Workflow Orchestration|
|Stage||Late Stage||Early Stage|
|Target Segment||Enterprise||Enterprise, Mid size|
|Business Model||Commercial||Open Source|
|Pricing||Freemium||Freemium, Contact Sales|
|Location||Seattle,WA, US||Washington, US|
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