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SQL-based analytics tool that helps analysts query, visualize, and share data.

What is Mode?

Created by analysts, for analysts, Mode is a SQL-based analytics tool that connects directly to your database. Mode is designed to alleviate the bottlenecks in today's analytical workflow and drive collaboration around data projects.
Mode is a tool in the Business Intelligence category of a tech stack.

Who uses Mode?

31 companies reportedly use Mode in their tech stacks, including StackShare, Segment, and Zinc.

17 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Mode.

Mode Integrations

MySQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft SQL Server, and Amazon Redshift are some of the popular tools that integrate with Mode. Here's a list of all 16 tools that integrate with Mode.

Mode's Features

  • Write, save, and share SQL queries with other analysts in your company. Empower non-technical folks to update queries on their own. Run queries on a schedule, create lists of related reports, and explore a project's history as it changes over time.
  • Build reports using standard charting or create completely customer, interactive visuals with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Database connectors for MySQL, Postgres, Redshift, Vertica, Hive, Heroku, Segment, BigQuery, Impala.
  • Mode also offers SQL School (, a free, interactive SQL tutorial and the Mode Playbook (, a series of open-source SQL queries you can tailor to your event stream.

Mode Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Mode?
MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.
A super simple tool that turns any image (including PSDs) or sketch into interactive prototypes for any device. Powered by Dropbox.
Hibernate is a suite of open source projects around domain models. The flagship project is Hibernate ORM, the Object Relational Mapper.
Metabase is an easy way to generate charts and dashboards, ask simple ad hoc queries without using SQL, and see detailed information about rows in your Database. You can set it up in under 5 minutes, and then give yourself and others a place to ask simple questions and understand the data your application is generating.
Tableau can help anyone see and understand their data. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations, and share with a click.
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Mode's Stats

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Mode's Followers
42 developers follow Mode to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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