KNIME Accelerates Democratization of Data Science with Snowflake Collaboration

ZURICH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KNIME, the open source data science company, today announced a strategic partnership with Snowflake, the data cloud company, to democratize access to data analytics across all roles and departments.

Understanding data is key to creating business value. With a global data analytics market worth over $200 billion, there is a need for as many people as possible across all roles, departments and industries to have access to analytics in their daily work. for better overall productivity.

“Many of our customers rely on Snowflake to power virtually any large-scale data workload, while using KNIME to leverage that data,” said Paul Treichler, vice president of global partnerships at KNIME.

Tarik Dwiek, Head of Technology Partnerships at Snowflake, added, “In partnership with KNIME, we seek to enrich the Snowflake ecosystem with tools that can enable an even greater share of businesses and users of technical and non-technical data. techniques.

The joint offering means users can access and manipulate data in Snowflake with a low-/no-code platform at no cost. KNIME Analytics Platform is a comprehensive analytics workflow “designer” that can be used in conjunction with the Snowflake Data Cloud to perform a wide range of analytics tasks, from data preparation to data science. Users can take advantage of the drag-and-drop interface to prepare and explore data, quickly build analytical models, build data applications, and present results in BI tools such as Tableau or Power BI.

KNIME is flexible and extensible, giving data scientists the freedom to work in their preferred environment. Users can create sophisticated analytical models in its low-code/no-code environment or script custom algorithms in the language of their choice with built-in integrations with R, Python, Java and more.

KNIME has a vibrant community of open source users who share their knowledge and expertise in specialized forums. Both technical and non-technical teams can use this community to take advantage of pre-built components and workflows to accelerate their time to value and also upskill with free and comprehensive training and learning content available from KNIME. Upgrading non-technical teams to use data science and analytics gives technical teams more bandwidth and the freedom to focus on more complex tasks.

In all sectors, companies can also take advantage of KNIME’s commercial offer. KNIME Server offers a suite of features for automation, governance, production deployment and MLOps. Snowflake working in concert with KNIME Server allows organizations to go beyond pilot projects and build enterprise-scale data solutions that are compliant and accessible across the organization. Finally, KNIME extends Snowflake’s deployment flexibility to the analytics layer, allowing organizations to use the right resources for a given workload or scenario.

“We are thrilled with the partnership between Snowflake and KNIME,” said Ryan Bosshart, CEO of phData, Snowflake 2021 RSI Partner of the Year and KNIME Elite Partner. “We built with Snowflake and KNIME because we believe in platforms and technology that makes it easier for people to create data products, both in business and technical roles. I’m excited to see what new use cases are possible with this combination.


KNIME helps individuals and organizations make sense of data.

KNIME software bridges the worlds of dashboards and advanced analytics through an intuitive interface, suitable for anyone working with data. It empowers more business experts to be empowered and more data experts to push the business to the forefront of modern data science, integrating the latest AI and machine learning techniques. KNIME stands out for its open approach, which guarantees easy adoption and long-term access to new technologies.

Based in Zurich, KNIME has offices in Austin, Texas, Konstanz and Berlin. Learn more at

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