New Snowflake and Data Vault 2.0 -certifications

As part of our Snowflake-partnership, two Miracle consultants have accomplished the Snowflake’s SnowPro Core Certification: Pekka Kanerva and Lari Kunnas. Certification proofs that certified persons manage all of the Snowflake’s core features and are able to apply them to customer projects.

In addition Pekka has finished the Certified Data Vault 2.0 Practitioner -certification for the Data Vault 2.0 data warehouse design methodology. This adds the total number of Miracle’s CDVP2-certified consultants to five! Previously this certification has been done by Heli Helskyaho, Hanna Einola, Sami Lehtinen and Marko Helskyaho.

SnowPro Core Certification

SnowPro Core Certified individuals have demonstrated the knowledge necessary to apply specific core expertise in the marketplace with customers implementing and migrating to Snowflake. A SnowPro Core Certified individual has a thorough understanding of Snowflake as a cloud data warehouse and has the knowledge necessary to design, develop and manage secure, scalable Snowflake solutions to drive business objectives.
Earning Criteria: Understanding of Snowflake Architecture, Snowflake Client Interfaces and Connectivity, Data Loading/Unloading, Semi-Structured Data, Account & Resource Management, Performance Optimization, Data Sharing, Security & Access Control and Working with Snowflake.

Certified Data Vault 2.0 Practitioner  

The Data Vault 2.0 System Of Business Intelligence represents a major evolution of the already successful Data Vault architecture. It has been extended beyond the Data Warehouse component to include a model capable of dealing with cross-platform data persistence, multi-latency and multi-structured data and massively parallel platforms. It also includes an agile methodology called Disciplined Agile Deliveries (DAD) within it and is both automation and load friendly.  The methodology brings best practices and high quality standards that can easily be automated.