SDF has the ability to connect with many databases, and supports numerous SQL dialects.

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Use the below feature matrix to determine if SDF is right for you

🟑Coming Soon
πŸ”΄Coming Later

Feature Matrix

Database Support

SDF is working to build parity with common data warehouse development patterns including Jinja macro pre-processing, materialization strategies, multiple environment support, and more.

FeatureSDF DBRedshiftSnowflakeBigQueryTrinoSpark
SQL Dialect Support🟒🟒🟒🟒🟒🟑
Column-level Lineage🟒🟒🟒🟒🟒🟒
Impact Analysis🟒🟒🟒🟒🟒🟑
Macros & JinjaπŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸ”΄
Zero-Copy EnvironmentsπŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸ”΄
Table ProviderπŸŸ‘πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ‘πŸ”΄πŸ”΄
Run & ExecutionπŸŸ’πŸŸ‘πŸŸ’πŸŸ‘πŸ”΄πŸ”΄
Database AuthπŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ’πŸŸ‘πŸ”΄πŸ”΄
Local ExecutionπŸŸ’πŸ”΄πŸ”΄πŸ”΄πŸŸ’πŸ”΄

When we say β€œSQL Dialect Support”, we mean support for SDF’s rich static analysis toolset - including compilation, lineage, dependency analysis, and more.

Authentication Support

SDF Supports authentication to one or more databases simultaneously through integrations & credentials.

To check the current status of all credentials held by SDF, run sdf auth status.

Authentication MethodSupported
AWS Keypair🟒
Snowflake User/Pass🟒
Snowflake SSO🟑
Redshift JDBCπŸ”΄
Trino JDBCπŸ”΄
Trino JDBCπŸ”΄
Spark JDBCπŸ”΄

Orchestration Support

SDF Supports simple orchestration. Commands like compile & run are executed in dependency order, allowing for simple orchestration via cron jobs, or GitHub Actions.

For more advanced orchestration needs, SDF recommends Dagster.

Dagster🟑Coming Soon
Airflow🟑Coming Soon


SDF is currently supported on the following platforms. The executable is small (<75mb), but heavily parallelized. As such, SDF’s resource consumption is dependent entirely on your data processing requirements.

Linux Intel X86-64βœ”οΈ
Linux Arm AARCH-64βœ”οΈ
Apple Intel X86-64βœ”οΈ
Apple Arm AARCh-64βœ”οΈ
Windows Intel X86-64❌

For a complete list of releases, please see the official GitHub releases page.

SDF is hardware-optimized. For best performance, download the version that matches your chipset.