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Starburst Secrets – Hiding Sensitive Presto Credentials

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Starburst Secrets – Hiding Sensitive Presto Credentials

by Tom N. As Presto continues to rapidly become the SQL engine of choice powering the modern big data consumption layer, security is at the top of our list. Many organizations do not allow any type of sensitive information on servers in plain text. Examples include passwords, usernames, and other sensitive information.  Presto’s configuration files…

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2019 in Review: Fueled up and ready to go

  What happened in 2019? 2019 was a big year for Starburst. Today we shared some of our major accomplishments: 6X customer & revenue growth. This puts Starburst on par with the growth trajectory of some of the most successful software businesses in history.  We raised one of the largest Series A investment rounds in…

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NYC Presto Summit (2019) Recap

Presentation Slides Presentation Videos This past week the Presto Summit made its East Coast debut in New York City. The Presto Summit, the foremost event for the open source SQL engine, Presto and its community, was hosted on December 11th, 2019 at The New York Academy of Sciences. The event was co-hosted by the Presto…

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Starburst Presto 323e Released With Many New Features & Connectors

by Tom N.It’s been a very busy quarter for us here at Starburst. We have doubled in size. Our engineering team has been heads-down to their keyboards. Now they have finally come up for air. The result is one of our most robust releases ever! We are constantly adding features and functionality to our Starburst Enterprise Presto…

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More Secure, More Connected: Starburst Presto Updated to 323e

Starburst Presto 323e is the now our most exciting and feature rich release by Starburst to date. When we founded Starburst, our vision was to enable our customers to query any data, on any platform, at any scale. With 323e, we’ve taken a big step forward towards additional connectors, enhanced security features and support for even more…

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Presto on Kubernetes

Kubernetes (K8s) eases the burden and complexity of configuring, deploying, managing, and monitoring containerized applications. We are excited to announce the availability and support of Starburst Presto 312e on K8s. This is accomplished by providing both a Presto K8s Operator and Presto Container. This solution makes deploying and using Presto across hybrid and multi cloud…

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Introducing Starburst Enterprise Presto 312e

We’re pleased to announce the general availability of Starburst Enterprise Presto 312e. Each new release becomes more exciting than the previous. This blog introduces the main features we’ve added, and they’re important to you as a Presto user. 312e New Features: Google Cloud Platform: Including Cloud Storage, Kubernetes Service, and Dataproc Kubernetes: Support for Presto…

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The 4 Stages to Big Data Nirvana (In the Cloud)

Nirvana – a state of perfect happiness; an ideal or idyllic place.    In big data “Nirvana” is a wishlist of items: The ability to scale your storage and computing power to your exact needs on demand Drastically simplifying the architecture and locations in which your data is stored Having the agility to access your…

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Consumption Layers 101

The typical big data infrastructure is a Frankenstein’s monster of legacy hardware, cloud connections, and storage environments. Data exists in different silos, in every location imaginable. This complicates data accessibility, which hinders analysts productivity. Analysts shouldn’t have to be concerned with where their data is, to where it’s being migrated, or that their company has…

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