Export from Simple Analytics to DuckDB

CloudQuery is an open-source data integration platform that allows you to export data from any source to any destination.

The CloudQuery Simple Analytics plugin allows you to sync data from Simple Analytics to any destination, including DuckDB. It's free, open source, requires no account, and takes only minutes to get started.

Ready? Let's dive right in!

Step 1. Install the CloudQuery CLI

The CloudQuery CLI is a command-line tool that runs the sync. It supports MacOS, Linux and Windows.

brew install cloudquery/tap/cloudquery

Step 2. Configure the Simple Analytics source plugin

Create a configuration file for the Simple Analytics plugin and set up authentication.

Simple Analytics is a partner plugin, which means that it is maintained by the Simple Analytics team. Create a file called simpleanalytics.yaml, then copy the example and follow the instructions in the Simple Analytics Plugin Documentation ↗ to fit your needs.

Step 3. Configure the DuckDB destination plugin

Create a configuration file for the DuckDB plugin and set up authentication.


Create a file called duckdb.yaml and add the following contents:

Fine-tune this configuration to match your needs. For more information, see the DuckDB Plugin ↗ page in the docs.

Step 4. Start the Sync

Run the following command in your terminal to start the sync

And away we go! 🚀 The sync will run until completion, fetching all selected tables from Simple Analytics. Any errors will be logged to a file called cloudquery.log.

Further Reading

Now that you've seen the basics of syncing Simple Analytics to DuckDB, you should know that there's a lot more you can do. Check out the CloudQuery Documentation, Source Code and How-to Guides for more details.