Use this official SDK to access Google APIs, including BigQuery, with Ruby. BigQuery is a tool for managing large datasets that combines Google's processing power with SQL-like commands against append-only tables for fast results. Note that this Gem is in Alpha. See the project page for detailed installation instructions and code examples.
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