Getting started with the Presto Sandbox on AWS

A step-by-step tutorial for the PrestoDB Sandbox in the cloud

Get started with PrestoDB on AWS with an easy to use Sandbox – 100% open-source and free. This tutorial will walk you through trying out Presto using the sandbox AMI on the AWS Marketplace.

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The PrestoDB AMI in the AWS Marketplace configures the instance to be both the Presto co-ordinator and a Presto worker to get started easily. Let’s get started.

This AMI configures the instance to be both the Presto co-ordinator and a Presto worker. It also includes the Hive Metastore backed by PostgresSQL bundled in.
In this tutorial, you will create a table using data in an AWS S3 bucket and query it. Let’s get started!

Step 1 – Subscribe to the PrestoDB Sandbox Marketplace AMI
  • Click on “Accept Terms
  • After effective date and expiration date get updated, click on “Continue to Configuration”