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SQL-based analytics tool that helps analysts query, visualize, and share data.

What is Mode?

Created by analysts, for analysts, Mode is a SQL-based analytics tool that connects directly to your database. Mode is designed to alleviate the bottlenecks in today's analytical workflow and drive collaboration around data projects.
Mode is a tool in the Business Intelligence category of a tech stack.

Who uses Mode?

44 companies reportedly use Mode in their tech stacks, including StackShare, Segment, and PLAID.

76 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Mode.

Mode Integrations

MySQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft SQL Server, and Segment are some of the popular tools that integrate with Mode. Here's a list of all 19 tools that integrate with Mode.
Pros of Mode
Empowering for SQL-first analysts
Easy report building
Collaborative query building
In-app customer chat support
Awesome online and chat support
Integrated IDE with SQL + Python for analysis
Auto SQL query to Python dataframe

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Mode's Features

  • Write, save, and share SQL queries with other analysts in your company
  • Empower non-technical folks to update queries on their own
  • Run queries on a schedule, create lists of related reports, and explore a project's history as it changes over time
  • Build reports using standard charting or create completely customer, interactive visuals with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Database connectors for MySQL, Postgres, Redshift, Vertica, Hive, Heroku, Segment, BigQuery, Impala
  • Mode also offers SQL School (, a free, interactive SQL tutorial and the Mode Playbook.

Mode Alternatives & Comparisons

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Mode's Followers
219 developers follow Mode to keep up with related blogs and decisions.