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Presto Foundation compared to Single Vendor-Driven Open Source Projects

BySteven MihApril 1, 2021
Why Project Neutrality Matters Steven Mih, Cofounder and CEO, Ahana PrestoCon Day was last week on March 24, and it was an incredible event with lots of great speakers, great … Continue reading Presto Foundation compared to Single Vendor-Driven Open Source Projects

Upsolver and Ahana Announce Technology Partnership to Accelerate Adoption of Open Data Lake Analytics in the Cloud with Presto

ByAli LeClercMarch 16, 2021
Upsolver and Ahana Announce Technology Partnership to Accelerate Adoption of Open Data Lake Analytics in the Cloud with Presto Todd Odess, Head of Partnerships at Upsolver | Ali LeClerc, Head … Continue reading Upsolver and Ahana Announce Technology Partnership to Accelerate Adoption of Open Data Lake Analytics in the Cloud with Presto

Comparing AWS Athena and PrestoDB Blog Series: Athena Alternatives

ByAsif KaziMarch 9, 2021
This is the 4th blog in our comparing AWS Athena to PrestoDB series. If you missed the others, you can find them here: Part 1: AWS Athena vs. PrestoDB Blog … Continue reading Comparing AWS Athena and PrestoDB Blog Series: Athena Alternatives

Athena Partition Limits | Comparing AWS Athena & PrestoDB | Ahana

ByJames MesneyFebruary 24, 2021
Athena Partition Limits This is our 3rd blog in the comparing AWS Athena to PrestoDB series. If you missed the first two, you can find them here: Part 1: AWS … Continue reading Athena Partition Limits | Comparing AWS Athena & PrestoDB | Ahana

Athena Query Limits | Comparing AWS Athena & PrestoDB | Ahana

ByJames MesneyFebruary 19, 2021
Athena Query Limits Welcome to the 2nd blog in our blog series on comparing AWS Athena, a serverless Presto service, to open source PrestoDB. In this series we’ll discuss Amazon’s … Continue reading Athena Query Limits | Comparing AWS Athena & PrestoDB | Ahana

Athena Limitations & AWS Athena Limits | Comparing AWS Athena | Ahana

ByAsif KaziFebruary 19, 2021
Athena Limitations & AWS Athena Limits Welcome to our blog series on comparing AWS Athena, a serverless Presto service, to open source PrestoDB. In this series we’ll discuss Amazon’s Athena … Continue reading Athena Limitations & AWS Athena Limits | Comparing AWS Athena | Ahana

Ahana Cloud for Presto 🌤 – Now “Open” for “Open Analytics”

ByDipti BorkarDecember 9, 2020
I’m thrilled to share that today Ahana Cloud for Presto on AWS is generally available and open for Open Analytics. Ahana Cloud 🌤 is the first fully integrated, cloud-native managed … Continue reading Ahana Cloud for Presto 🌤 – Now “Open” for “Open Analytics”

Top 5 reasons Presto is the foundation of the data analytics stack

ByAshish TadoseOctober 1, 2020
Data platform teams are increasingly using the federated SQL query engine PrestoDB to run such analytics for a variety of use cases across a wide range of data lakes and databases in-place, without the need to move data. Here’s a look at some important characteristics of Presto that account for its growing adoption.

Building Managed Services: Architecting Ahana Cloud for Presto with the In-VPC Deployment Model

ByJames MesneySeptember 24, 2020
This blog post discusses how AWS users have evolved their big data requirements and how the Ahana team architected its managed service offering, highlighting the best practice of providing an “In-VPC” deployment.

Simplifying Analytics for Disaggregated Stack | Ahana Cloud for Presto

ByDipti BorkarSeptember 21, 2020
Today I am incredibly excited to announce Ahana Cloud for Presto, the first fully integrated, cloud-native managed service for Presto – that simplifies the ability of cloud and data platform teams of all sizes to provide self-service, SQL analytics for their data analysts and scientists.

Bridging the gap to bring two Presto communities together: Welcoming Starburst Data to the Presto Foundation

BySteven MihJune 5, 2020
Why are there two Presto projects and how many do we need? For the benefit of the community, I hope we can see the confusion end with: 1 foundation, 1 primary code base for new development, and 1 community.

Getting Perspective on Open Source Projects and Forks with Ted Dunning, Apache Software Expert

ByAhanaJune 4, 2020
We spent some time with Apache Software Foundation board member, PMC member, and open source expert Ted Dunning to get his thoughts on the state of open source software.

Introducing Ahana

ByDipti BorkarJune 2, 2020
There are many factors that contribute to strong co-founder relationships. Forbes refers to one set and defines them as the 3Ts…