Secure connections with Userid-password, OAuth 2.0, and browser-based SSO Authentication, TLS encryption, and Proxy Server Support.
Fast bulk data upload and download using COPY commands to and from local files as well as cloud file systems like Amazon S3, Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure.
Inbuilt tools (jdbcisql, Configuration Manager) to allow easy ways to set up and test your snowflake connections and also generate the OAuth 2.0 access tokens. (JDBC Only as of now)
Progress DataDirect has defined a stringent set of policies and practices around product development and distribution. This ensures there is transparency with regard to third party dependencies, proactive policies, and practices to meet the highest security standards when releasing products. In addition, Progress DataDirect is dedicated to finding a timely and effective resolution to any serious security concerns that arise.
In tests using leading 3rd party BI/Analytics applications, the Progress DataDirect Snowflake driver performed as much as 2x faster than the native Snowflake driver.
DataDirect provides much wider product and platform support, including fast access to upgrades, patches and updates.
The Progress DataDirect Snowflake driver provides a configurable FetchSize option enabling enhanced performance and increased efficiency.