Tag Archives: Presto

Amazon backs Presto with their launch of Athena

July 24, 2017

The SQL on Hadoop market is a crowded place, with numerous open source and proprietary options available. With any crowded market, the question is, which solutions will rise to the top and have the legs for long-term success. Companies not only want to get behind a solution that meets their functional and performance needs, but… Read More »

Fresh New Features for Teradata in the Cloud

September 20, 2016

By Brian Wood, Director of Cloud Marketing The Teradata Everywhere and other Teradata PARTNERS Conference-related press announcements include a number of cloud-specific highlights for Teradata in the Cloud. This post summarizes the key takeaways. First, a reminder for context: Teradata Hybrid Cloud is a customer environment using a mix of on-premises, private cloud, managed cloud,… Read More »

7 Questions About Data Lakes and Hadoop, Answered by Dan Graham

August 30, 2016

We had a Q&A session with Dan about Data Lakes and Hadoop, to get the scoop on what he’ll present at Teradata PARTNERS Conference, and here’s what we discovered – 1. What is the biggest opportunity right now with a Data Lake and Hadoop? Answer: Data lakes are best at gathering data from dozens of… Read More »

Teradata Uses Open Source to Expand Access to Big Data for the Enterprise

September 30, 2015

By Mark Shainman, Global Program Director, Competitive Programs Teradata’s announcement of the accelerated release of enterprise-grade ODBC/JDBC drivers for Presto opens up an ocean of big data on Hadoop to the existing SQL-based infrastructure. For companies seeking to add big data to their analytical mix, easy access through Presto can solve a variety of problems… Read More »

Why We Love Presto

June 24, 2015

Concurrent with acquiring Hadoop companies Hadapt and Revelytix last year, Teradata opened the Teradata Center for Hadoop in Boston. Teradata recently announced that a major new initiative of this Hadoop development center will include open-source contributions to a distributed SQL query engine called Presto. Presto was originally developed at Facebook, and is designed to run… Read More »