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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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Presto Summit 2019 Recap

  *If you are looking for the 2019 NYC Presto Summit, event info and registration can be found here.*   Presentation Slides Presentation Videos   The 2019 Presto Summit, the foremost event for the open-source SQL engine, Presto and its community, was hosted on June 20th, 2019 at Twitter HQ in San Francisco. The event…

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Starburst Presto & Databricks Delta Lake Support

by Tom N. TL;DR – Starburst Data is excited to announce Presto Databricks Delta Lake compatibility.   The big data ecosystem has many components but the one that stands out is the data lake. This has changed through the last few years from mostly on-premises Hadoop clusters to low cost object stores (AWS S3, Azure…

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Presto Summit 2019

*If you are looking for the 2019 NYC Presto Summit, event info and registration can be found here.*   When: June 20th, 10 AM – 6 PM (PST) Where: Twitter HQ – San Francisco, CA Space is limited. Register for your spot HERE.   Join the community of Presto users and developers on June 20th…

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Your analysts don’t care where the data lives, neither should you

By Starburst Data   In today’s enterprise, data is arguably one of the most valuable assets. With advances in data analytics technology, enterprises can more easily convert enormous amounts of data into actionable business intelligence (BI) which can benefit a business in a myriad of ways. As our data-driven economy continues to evolve, organizations wanting…

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