Syntax Migrator: The Magic Carpet to Ease Snowflake Migration

Query migration is an error-prone, time-consuming, and manual process. Although the query migration procedure may initially seem simple, it is rather tricky, especially when migrating a sizable amount of company data. But by leveraging a sophisticated and advanced query migrator tool, it can be completed faster.

25 Jul 2022
Sumi S
Let’s introduce one such tool.

Beinex has a set of tools to automate the migration testing process, and the devices can also process syntax changes between the legacy database and Snowflake. Well, Syntax Migrator is one tool developed by our experts that follows a structured methodology that helps minimise migration risks. It is an error-free, timesaving, automated migratory tool that converts SQL syntax into Snowflake queries.

How does it work?

With the help of a user-friendly tool like Syntax Migrator, we can quickly convert SQL syntax into Snowflake queries by entering the SQL syntax in the console and then pressing the convert button. It is handy, and even persons with no technical expertise can easily use it.

Syntax Migration Platform can aid in:
  1. Automatically translating DDL and DML
  2. Selection of best possible data type
  3. Intelligent usage of Temp and Transient Tables
Automatically translate DDL and DML.
  • Creation of different tables views, and procedures can be quickly changed into Snowflake-compatible queries without any help from Snowflake syntax.
  • No matter how the complex procedure is, it converts the syntax to Snowflake and maintains the logic and structure of the procedure.
Selection of the best possible data type
  1. Syntax migrator selects the best data type available in Snowflake concerning the source data source even if the datatype is disparate.
  2. No need to worry about any mismatch in the data while converting to the compatible datatype. All the data properties will be preserved during conversion.
Intelligent usage of Temp and Transient Tables:

Query logic and syntax will be preserved in the migration, which results in the expected results same as of the source system

About Snowflake

The cloud data platform from Snowflake enables a variety of data workloads, including data warehousing and data lakes, as well as data engineering, data science, and data application development across numerous cloud providers and geographies from any location inside the company.

Due to Snowflake’s distinctive architecture, almost any concurrent user in the Data Cloud can benefit from near-infinite storage and real-time processing.

The Many Benefits of Migrating to Snowflake Data Cloud

Even though migrating from an on-premises solution to a cloud can be a tedious process, with Snowflake Data Cloud, it is not laborious, and it can reap benefits like the following:

  1. Infinite elasticity
  2. Highly concurrent
  3. Exponential cost saving
  4. Superior data security
  5. Modern data cloud platform with your data
  6. Reduced maintenance overhead
  7. Continue to use on-premises transactional platforms
  8. Move to pay for what you use instead of heavy AMCs
  9. Conversion of queries into a best Snowflake-compatible format