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Dataform vs dbt: What are the differences?

Dataform: A framework for managing SQL based data operations *. It helps you manage all data processes in your cloud data warehouse. Publish tables, write data tests and automate complex SQL workflows in a few minutes, so you can spend more time on analytics and less time managing infrastructure; *dbt:** A command line tool that enables data analysts and engineers to transform data in their warehouse more effectively. dbt - Documentation.

Dataform and dbt can be categorized as "Database" tools.

Dataform is an open source tool with 77 GitHub stars and 7 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Dataform's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of Dataform
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      Easy for SQL programmers to learn
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      CI/CD
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      Schedule Jobs
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      Reusable Macro
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      Faster Integrated Testing
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      Modularity, portability, CI/CD, and documentation

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    Cons of Dataform
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        Only limited to SQL
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        Cant do complex iterations , list comprehensions etc .
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        People will have have only sql skill set at the end
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        Very bad for people from learning perspective

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      What is Dataform?

      Dataform helps you manage all data processes in your cloud data warehouse. Publish tables, write data tests and automate complex SQL workflows in a few minutes, so you can spend more time on analytics and less time managing infrastructure.

      What is dbt?

      dbt is a transformation workflow that lets teams deploy analytics code following software engineering best practices like modularity, portability, CI/CD, and documentation. Now anyone who knows SQL can build production-grade data pipelines.

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