Summary of Governance Features

Snowflake provides industry-leading features that ensure the highest levels of governance for your account and users, as well as all the data you store and access in Snowflake.

The following table provides a high-level summary of the features.

Features

Snowflake Editions

Support for masking column data in tables and views using masking policies.

Enterprise (or higher)

Support for determining which rows are visible in a query result using row access policies.

Enterprise (or higher)

Support for tracking sensitive data for compliance, discovery, protection, and resource usage with tags.

Enterprise (or higher)

Support for classifying potentially sensitive data using classification.

Enterprise (or higher)

Support for auditing the user access history through the Account Usage ACCESS_HISTORY view.

Enterprise (or higher)

Support for auditing of how one object references another object by its metadata (e.g. creating a view depends on a table name and column names) through the Account Usage OBJECT_DEPENDENCIES view.

All Snowflake Editions are supported.