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Introducing Presto Enterprise 208e – New Security, Oracle Connectivity, and more…

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Securing Presto with Apache Ranger

Starburst is excited to announce the general availability of Starburst Presto Enterprise 208e. This is the first Presto release to bring you Apache Ranger and Apache Sentry integration, vastly enhancing the security in any enterprise Presto deployment. Both Ranger and Sentry provide Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) for services that interact with data in the Hadoop…

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Starburst Presto Cloud 203e now available on AWS Marketplace

Includes AWS Glue Data Catalog Integration and Graceful Scaledown   Starburst Presto Cloud 203e is now available on AWS Marketplace. With Starburst Presto Cloud 203e, we’ve made it even easier and more economical to set up and scale Presto to query data on AWS. Starburst Presto Cloud is now based on Starburst Presto 203e, which…

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Starburst Presto + Alluxio = better together

With more companies using Presto for reporting and analytics, we here at Starburst are seeing more use cases around operational reporting. These types of queries need to be returned subsecond and usually involve a small subset of the dataset. Presto was designed from the ground up to offer interactive analytics using a massively parallel processing…

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Presto Summit 2018 recap

Kamil Bajda-Pawlikowski, Co-founder & CTO, Starburst A few weeks ago, together with the Presto team at Facebook, we announced the first-ever Presto Summit. In less than 2 weeks the event was sold out as the number of sign-ups exceeded the venue capacity at Facebook’s HQ. We will certainly be ready for a much bigger event…

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Starburst Enterprise Distribution of Presto 203e Now Available!

Matt Fuller, Co-founder at Starburst Starburst is pleased to announce the availability of Presto 203e. The most notable features and additions include: AWS Glue Integration New Geospatial functions and improved Geospatial function performance Additional SQL subquery support Add SQL FILTER clause for aggregations Column level access control* Support for authentication with JWT access token Various…

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Querying data in S3 using Presto and Looker

Eric Whitlow, Technical Business Development With more and more companies using AWS for their many data processing and storage needs,  it’s never been easier to query this data with Starburst Presto on AWS and Looker, the quickly growing data analytics platform suite. Looker already provides a Presto connector which allows you to connect to a…

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Announcing the first-ever Presto Summit

Calling all Distributed SQL Fans! Presto Summit July 16th at Facebook Together with our friends at Facebook, we are excited to announce the first-ever Presto Summit! Since Presto’s introduction nearly five years ago, the open source community has steadily grown and the project has become the leading engine for SQL-on-Anything. We look forward to seeing…

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Starburst’s Presto on AWS up to 18x faster than EMR

Karol Sobczak & Anu Sudarsan, Co-Founders & Software Engineers at Starburst Introduction Last week, we announced the availability of Starburst’s Presto on AWS Marketplace. With this offering, one can deploy a Presto cluster and begin querying S3 data in a matter of minutes! Coupled with simple deployment, Presto is automatically configured for your AWS EC2 instances,…

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Presto Available on AWS Marketplace!

Matt Fuller, Co-founder at Starburst Today I am excited to announce the availability of Presto on AWS Marketplace by Starburst. The Presto AWS Marketplace offering is based on our 195e release which includes Presto’s state of the art Cost Based Optimizer (CBO) for superior performance. Presto on AWS Marketplace is available as both an Amazon…

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