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Paying too much for data ingestion?

We remove data ingestion costs and make loading data fast and easy so you can focus on accelerating value for your business.

See it in action:

  1. Fill out the form and schedule your walkthrough
  2. Pick your data sources and set up the connectors
  3. Connect your data cloud
  4. Start moving your data for free

“We no longer look at individual data sources to pull into Ascend, we look at our entire enterprise — customer facing and internal — and decide how to pull that into Ascend and then feed it into other systems for visualizations. Ascend is the gateway that processes all our data.”

Ariscielle Novicio

SVP & Head of Technology, New York Post

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Ingest data from any source, transform in Python or SQL, and orchestrate in a single pane of glass. It's fast and easy to use: enter your cloud data credentials and start building your first data pipeline in minutes.

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How Do We Compare

We're named Leader and Outperformer in the GigaOm Radar Report. Discover top vendors and competitive differences for data pipeline software and learn why Ascend stands as a beacon of innovation and performance.

Why Make Data Ingestion Free?

There is too much friction in the least valuable step of the value creation chain.

Focus on Value

We believe that you should only incur costs when you are transforming your data into valuable data products. Data ingestion is a minor step in this process.

Increase Productivity

Data ingestion is a bottleneck in creating and iterating on data products. We remove this barrier so your team can move faster and get more done.

Why Our Customers Love Ascend Data Ingest

Ascend automatically detects, validates, and formats data from any source into Snowflake with a large library of configuration-based connectors supporting all major CDC strategies.

Raise Data Engineering Productivity

Eliminate tool seams between data ingestion and ETL transformation that require time-consuming coordination, orchestration, and DevOps processes to keep running.

Ingestion steps flow seamlessly into transformation steps in Ascend.
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Program your own Python connectors in Ascend’s framework.

Easily Tap Hard-to-Reach Data

Ascend has a fully-hosted python and spark run time to enable fast and easy development of custom connectors.

Fully Supported

Data Ingest is one of many seamless capabilities of our Data Automation Cloud. As a user, you get full support no matter which capabilities you use.

Get Ascend support anytime, anywhere.
Ascend scans and validates source schemas automatically.

Automated Schema Inference

Ascend automatically scans source schemas regardless of storage type, and detects schema drift with every data set ingestion.

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