A Solution to monitor Snowflake Cloud usage lowers costs and brings improvements in the way a Hi-tech giant manages its data warehouse

About the Client:

The client is an American company, headquartered in Santa Clara, California, which develops and produces semiconductors and related technology. The company had more than 6,000 employees, and 10,000 patents worldwide.

Industry:

Semiconductor-Hi-tech

Business Challenges:

The client was working with three Snowflake accounts and was unable to track usage.

The Challenges this Segmented View Presented:

  • It made it impossible for the company to undertake comparative analysis of all the three accounts usage, creating environmental siloes.
  • Absence of a unified view meant zero visibility and insight into which environment was incurring more cost or which was more optimized, and where the credits were being consumed.

Solution:

The client got a bird's eye view and critical insights tracking usage of Snowflake credits, throughput, and storage in real time from Power BI dashboards