Amazon Athena vs Amazon Quicksight: What are the differences?
Developers describe Amazon Athena as "Query S3 Using SQL". Amazon Athena is an interactive query service that makes it easy to analyze data in Amazon S3 using standard SQL. Athena is serverless, so there is no infrastructure to manage, and you pay only for the queries that you run. On the other hand, Amazon Quicksight is detailed as "Fast, easy to use business analytics at 1/10th the cost of traditional BI solutions". Amazon QuickSight is a fast, cloud-powered business analytics service that makes it easy to build visualizations, perform ad-hoc analysis, and quickly get business insights from your data.
Amazon Athena and Amazon Quicksight are primarily classified as "Big Data" and "Business Intelligence" tools respectively.
Auto Trader, Zola, and Twilio SendGrid are some of the popular companies that use Amazon Athena, whereas Amazon Quicksight is used by Haymarket Media Asia, MPOWER Financing, and Kobalt Music. Amazon Athena has a broader approval, being mentioned in 68 company stacks & 60 developers stacks; compared to Amazon Quicksight, which is listed in 13 company stacks and 19 developer stacks.