Here’s the difference between Redshift and Segment. 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.
Cloud-based customer data platform. It provides an API for developers to integrate and collect customer data and send it to multiple tools for analytics, marketing, data warehousing. It also provides multiple data sources to integrate and collect information like google analytics, HEAP, adobe analytics, flurry, mixpanel, etc. It also provides solutions for data governance.
|Categories||Data Warehouses||Customer Data Platform(CDP), Event Tracking|
|Stage||Late Stage||Late Stage|
|Target Segment||Enterprise||Enterprise, Mid size|
|Pricing||Freemium||Freemium, Contact Sales|
|Location||Seattle,WA, US||San Francisco, US|
|Companies using it|