Elementary Data | dbt native data observability

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Data Observability
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Elementary is a native data observability platform for dbt, trusted by 3000+ analytics and data engineers. Gain visibility into your data pipelines, detect problems, and resolve issues fast. Monitor data freshness, volume, and anomalies, manage data tests, and ensure data quality. Get actionable alerts and understand data lineage. It's secure, integrates with your stack, and comes with a user-friendly dashboard. Try Elementary cloud free with a 30-day trial.

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Monitor data pipelines in minutes, in your dbt project. Elementary is built for and trusted by 3000+ analytics and data engineers.

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Deploy open source

5 Minute setupdbt NativeSecure by designOpen Source

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Everything a data team needs to gain visibility, detect problems and resolve fast.

Work how you love

Built for data developers

All the Elementary configuration is managed in your dbt code. Elementary Cloud syncs configuration changes from the UI back to the dbt project code repository.

Config-as-code or in UI, fully synced

Test changes, enforce policies in CI

No duplication, existing config is leveraged

Detect data issues

Data tests and anomaly detection

Manage all test results and alerting in a single interface. Add Elementary anomaly detection tests to the dbt and custom tests you already use.

Freshness, volume & column anomalies

Anomalies per dimension

Granular time and seasonality config

Advanced schema changes

Supports all the dbt, packages and custom tests

Understand root cause and impact

Data lineage of data issues

Elementary Cloud automatically extends the lineage to BI tools exposures, making it easy to understand the source and impact of data issues.

Automated from DWH to dashboards

Column level lineage

Enriched with data issues information

Data quality dashboard

“Elementary comes with a user-friendly dashboard allowing us to quickly showcase the health status of our data platform to data consumers”

Stefano Solimito

Head of Data Engineering


dbt observability included

“Fully integrated with dbt, audits runs and performance. unrivaled simplicity of implementation. Data quality is no longer a subject.”

Ronan Obert

Data Engineer



“We send alerts to specific Slack channels tagging model owners. The Elementary alerts contain queries, sample data, and relevant metadata.”

Jonathan Talmi

Data Platform Manager


Security and privacy

Secure by design, no data access

Elementary Cloud can't access your data. SDK creates a schema for logs, results and metadata, and Elementary only requires read access to it.

No permissions to your data from cloud

Cloud does not access any raw data

Read only access to metadata schema

Advanced deployment options


Works with your stack

Elementary is dbt native, and integrates with your data platform and orchsestration tool. Additional integrations include code repositories, BI tools, messaging and task management applications.

SDK for dbt core and dbt cloud

Supports Snowflake, BigQuery, Redshift, Databricks and Postgres

Integrations with BI tools, code repos and orchestrators

Elementary is open source, powered by a community of 1500+ data professionals

Matthew Skinner

Enterprise Data Architect at Elastic

"With Elementary we now have visibility both into the status of the operation and quality of the data, and the integration with dbt makes it super easy to deploy and configure."

Ridiculously quick & easy setup

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Fabien Traventhal

Data "Swiss Army Knife"

at Voodoo

"Elementary has been instrumental to help us leverage metadata about our dbt project and more especially for the tests."

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Talk to the team, get support and advice from other Elementary users, share your feedback and help in building a better product.

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Jonathan Talmi

Data Platform Manager

at Super

"We use Elementary to identify and fix data quality issues before they become data quality fiascos."

Joseph Berni

Analytics Engineer

at Gousto

"Elementary has enabled us to alert analysts who have engaged with our dbt self serve capabilities of any test failures leading to significantly faster resolution times. Highly recommend!"

Ian McLaren

Business Intelligence

at DNSFilter

"We know of data problems immediately and can solve quickly. The team is always helpful, and regularly release exciting updates. "

Joost Boonzajer Flaes

Data Analytics Leader


"The easy integration of Elementary with our setup, together with the dashboard gives us exactly what we were missing."

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