Snowflake CEO Bob Muglia talks about data warehousing, the company’s origins and admiration for Amazon
What is your company and what do you do?
Snowflake specialises in data warehousing, and for those unfamiliar with the concept, a data warehouse is used to store and analyse all of an organisation’s available data.
No matter the size of your business or how much data you have, a data warehouse loads, transforms and provides access to turn your data into actionable insights that drive business decisions.
I helped make Windows NT, SQL Server and other tools staples of the data centre, and I was fortunate to experience the peaks and valleys of a global technology company that continues to help shape the IT industry.
I quickly realised the primary opportunities and changes would emerge from smaller companies disrupting IT.