Here’s the difference between Redshift and Tableau. 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.
Tableau is a cloud-based visual analytics solutions provider. It provides software applications for analytics and visualization. Its products include Tableau Desktop, Tableau Server and tableau online for cloud deployments. Some of the products can work with huge data live or in-memory, mash up data sources, visualize data in multiple ways. Users can build dashboards, create interactive data applications.
|Categories||Data Warehouses||Business Intelligence (BI)|
|Stage||Late Stage||Late Stage|
|Target Segment||Enterprise||Enterprise, Mid size|
|Pricing||Freemium||Contact Sales, Free trial|
|Location||Seattle,WA, US||California, US|
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