Your Google Analytics data lake options

Your Google Analytics data lake options

Parallel GA Tracking

Parallel GA Tracking

Direct copy from GA API

Direct copy from GA API

Vendors

Vendors

Help Center

Help Center

Product

Product

Company

Company

Legal

Legal

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Segment

Clickstreamr

OWOX

etc.

Segment

Clickstreamr

OWOX

etc.

Scitylana

Scitylana

Method

Method

Implementation time

Implementation time

Implementation cost

Implementation cost

Hardware, hosting, and costs

Hardware, hosting, and costs

Data granularity

Data granularity

Data assortment

Data assortment

Data attainability

Data attainability

Data availability

Data availability

Forward data precision

(deviation from GA)

Forward data precision

(deviation from GA)

Historic data precision

(deviation from GA)

Historic data precision

(deviation from GA)

Taxonomy

(how raw data is interpreted into hits, sessions, users, browsers, traffics sources, campaigns etc.) 

Taxonomy

(how raw data is interpreted into hits, sessions, users, browsers, traffics sources, campaigns etc.) 

A script is placed alongside the GA script, making best effort to collect about the same clickstream of data

A script is placed alongside the GA script, making best effort to collect about the same clickstream of data

Typically 1 day to 2 weeks depending of available hardware and skills

Typically 1 day to 2 weeks depending of available hardware and skills

USD 500 to USD 10,000 depending on cost of resources

USD 500 to USD 10,000 depending on cost of resources

Depends heavily on vendor. Real-time tracking server and parsing server and storage is necessary.

USD 100 to USD 3000 monthly

Depends heavily on vendor. Real-time tracking server and parsing server and storage is necessary.

USD 100 to USD 3000 monthly

Often hit-level, sometimes session-level

Often hit-level, sometimes session-level

Typically ranging from a few select dimensions and metrics to 50 different dimensions and metrics

Typically ranging from a few select dimensions and metrics to 50 different dimensions and metrics

From implementation point and forward. Pause of license will cause loss of data

From implementation point and forward. Pause of license will cause loss of data

Most often real-time or daily

Most often real-time or daily

Depends heavily on vendor and script implementation.

Hits: 5-20%

Sessions: 3-15%

Users: 2-10%

Depends heavily on vendor and script implementation.

Hits: 5-20%

Sessions: 3-15%

Users: 2-10%

Data not available prior to script implementation

Data not available prior to script implementation

Depends heavily on vender and their ability to interpret data and resolve sessions, users, browsers, campaigns etc.

Depends heavily on vender and their ability to interpret data and resolve sessions, users, browsers, campaigns etc.

No extra script

Data are only collected by GA. Hit-level data are compiled through numerous calls to the GA API

No extra script

Data are only collected by GA. Hit-level data are compiled through numerous calls to the GA API

None

Data available within 30 minutes

None

Data available within 30 minutes

None

Data copied as is

None

Data copied as is

GA collects, parse, and store data as usually at no cost

Data are transferred directly from GA to storage of clients’ choice

USD 0 to USD 1000 monthly

GA collects, parse, and store data as usually at no cost

Data are transferred directly from GA to storage of clients’ choice

USD 0 to USD 1000 monthly

Always hit-level

Always hit-level

Any data may be attained. Both back in time and forward. If license is paused, data is still collected by GA and thus not lost

Any data may be attained. Both back in time and forward. If license is paused, data is still collected by GA and thus not lost

Forward data are delivered on a daily basis. Historic data will begin to appear few minutes upon license activation

Forward data are delivered on a daily basis. Historic data will begin to appear few minutes upon license activation

Being an exact copy, there is normally no deviations

Hits: 0%

Session: 0%

Users: 0% 

Being an exact copy, there is normally no deviations

Hits: 0%

Session: 0%

Users: 0% 

Hits: 0%

Session: 0%

Users: 0%

Hits: 0%

Session: 0%

Users: 0%

Being an exact copy of GA, the taxonomy of GA is followed strictly. 

There will be no differences found to the GA interpretation of data.

Being an exact copy of GA, the taxonomy of GA is followed strictly. 

There will be no differences found to the GA interpretation of data.