Many data tools are purpose built for certain use cases (e.g. google analytics), what makes Looker different?
Lookers lightweight open architecture make it easy for developers to quickly and flexibly build, deploy, and iterate custom on data applications. These applications can exist as standalone apps or as components of any existing webpage or application, in either the cloud or on premises behind your existing firewalls. Native features such as a server-side load balancer, a single source of truth and data governance through a modeling layer integrated with git, user permissioning, and security integrations make it simple for developers to quickly deploy and refine Looker to proactively serve the data needs of your business and consumers.