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NYC Presto Summit (2019) Recap

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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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Starburst brings an enterprise-ready Presto to Microsoft Azure & HDInsight users

Parts of this blog were co-authored by Ashish Thapliyal Principal Program Manager, Azure HDInsight   Starburst Data is excited to have our latest release, Starburst Presto 302e, be a part of the Azure HDInsight Application Platform. With Starburst’s availability, HDInisight users have access to a truly enterprise ready version of Presto that includes key security, reliability, and…

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Announcing Starburst Presto 302e with Mission Control

I’m pleased to announce general availability of Starburst Presto 302e, the most exciting and feature rich new Presto release by Starburst to date. When we founded Starburst in 2017, our vision was to enable our customers to query any data, on any platform, at any scale. Today, we’ve taken a big step forward towards realizing…

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The Presto Software Foundation

By now, we all know the Presto origin story: Three brilliant developers, Martin, Dain, and David, join Facebook in 2012 and start the Presto project shortly thereafter. From the beginning, Presto was designed to be a fast, interactive, SQL engine that can access data anywhere. Initially, that meant deploying a faster alternative to Hive and…

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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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