"Looker is a complete data platform that offers data analytics, exploration and insights to every function of a business."
Looker is reinventing business intelligence for the modern company. Looker works the way the web does: browser-based, its unique modeling language lets any employee leverage the work of your best data analysts. Operating 100% in-database, Looker capitalizes on the newest, fastest analytic databases—to get real results, in real time.
How Looker works in 5 simple steps:
1. Connect Looker to any relational database, like Amazon Redshift or Google BigQuery.
2. Let Looker automatically generate a data model from your schema.
3. Embellish the data model with custom dimensions and measures that reflect your company’s unique business logic.
4.Give all your users—technical and non-technical—access to Looker to answer their own questions through reports, dashboards or just exploring the curated environment you have built.
5.Relax as Looker translates their business questions into performant (and dialect-specific) SQL.*
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A data platform for all.
A powerful data platform that's easy for everyone to use.
Business intelligence, big data analytics, or a 360 view of your customers. Whatever you need, Looker can help. Talk to our data experts.
In addition to a dedicated support analyst and success manager, Looker offers a documentation library and discourse community to post questions, tutorial videos, etc.
There is also in-app live chat where you speak to one of our technical analysts between business hours.
Looker offers user attributes and privacy settings to allow for permissions.
While intended as an organization-wide solution for all of your data needs, Looker offers specific applications developed for departments or specific verticals that are a compilation best practices.
Any relational database.
Looker is also great to pair with a predictive analytics tool such as Python or R.
Looker connects to any relational datastore such as mySQL, Google BigQuery, Amazon Redshift, etc.
Looker has over 44 Technology Partners and 50 Systems Integrator and Consultant partners.
You can use the Looker API with any programming language or application environment that can make HTTPS requests and process JSON responses.
You can also embed Looker visualizations and explores into any website and give limited feature availability to clients, customers, or data digesters.
Looker supports the current and previous major releases of Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and Safari. Each time a new version is released, we begin supporting that version and stop supporting the third most recent version.
Exploring and acting on data insights.
All business and technical employees.