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Starburst on AWS

Presto as a service on AWS
Fast, scalable SQL-on-anything

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Presto as a Service on AWS

The Power to Query Anything with SQL

Starburst on AWS combines the reliable, scalable, and cost-effective cloud computing services provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS) with the power of Presto, the fastest growing distributed SQL query engine within the industry.

Through the use of Starburst’s CloudFormation template and Starburst AMI, Starburst on AWS enables you to run analytic SQL queries across a wide variety of data sources with elastic scaling and usage-based pricing.

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A New Architecture for Data Warehousing in the Cloud

With Starburst on AWS, you can realize the value of cloud computing alongside the SQL-on-Anything Presto query engine.

Starburst on AWS facilitates the provisioning of Presto clusters on AWS. Simply spin up a cluster of Starburst AMI instances and begin leveraging their flexible compute capabilities against any data source of any size.

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125x Better Price-Performance

Starburst on AWS is built to deliver faster query processing and greater cost efficiency. Cost-based query optimization and other enhancements make Starburst the fastest way to handle big data workloads.

In recent tests, Starburst ran 18x faster than Presto on EMR, at 1/7th the cost.


Separation of storage and compute enables Starburst to scale easily and inexpensively to analyze petabytes of data. You can scale compute resources elastically on demand to handle more users or more data.

Starburst on AWS leverages Amazon Auto Scaling — a resource that monitors your workload and automatically scales your Presto cluster up or down to meet its desired capacity.

Starburst on AWS enables you to maintain steady, predictable performance at the lowest possible cost to your organization.

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Gain Insight.

Starburst on AWS integrates the open source business intelligence tool, Apache Superset. The BI web application specializes in the exploration and visualization of data, allowing you to run ad-hoc queries, design visualizations, and add them to dashboards for further exploration and sharing.

Or you can run your favorite SQL tool or service with Starburst and use them together to discover actionable insights for your enterprise.

Get Started with Presto on AWS

Start up a cluster of Starburst AMI instances and use Presto SQL to query any data source, of any size.
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