Google BigQuery is a lightning-fast analytics database. Customers find BigQuery performance liberating, because it allows them to experiment with enormous datasets without compromise, and to build complex analytics applications such as reporting and data warehouses.
This white paper provides a framework to guide you through the process of migrating a data warehouse to Google BigQuery. It highlights many of the areas you should consider when planning for and implementing a migration of this nature, and includes an example of a migration from another cloud data warehouse to BigQuery. It also outlines some of the important differences between BigQuery and other database solutions, and addresses the most frequently asked questions about migrating to this powerful database.