While Hex is built around familiar notebook concepts, it has some important super powers that set it apart:
Integrated SQL Cells make writing queries fast, powerful, and secure. We support secure Data Connections to Postgres, Redshift, Snowflake, BigQuery, MySQL and more. Flow back and forth between SQL and Python in the same workspace.
Input Parameter Cells are a way to create dynamic variables in your code tied to interactive UI elements. These and all the usual outputs of your analysis can all be used to compose an interactive web app in the App View.