Connect a Data Source

In this guide you will learn the following:

  • How to connect your Snowflake database with Snowflake partner connect
  • How to connect your Snowflake database through the ALTR platform
  • How to setup data usage analytics & data tags, and how we classify them

You can connect up to 9 different types of data sources. Free users are limited to Snowflake Databases only. Once connected, you can start utilizing features such as Governance, Security, and Analytics. 

If you signed up for ALTR from Snowflake partner connect, you will follow the onboarding wizard in ALTR. For any additional databases you can follow the 'Connect a snowflake database with Snowflake partner connect' guide.

Once you connect a data source the next steps are create policy & manage data.

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