Perform fast interactive analytics against different data sources using the Presto high-performance, distributed SQL query engine. With this practical guide, you'll learn how to conduct analytics on data where it lives, whether it's Hive, Cassandra, a relational database, or a proprietary data store. Analysts, software engineers, and production engineers will learn how to manage, use, and even develop with Presto.
Initially developed by Facebook, open source Presto is now used by Netflix, Airbnb, LinkedIn, Twitter, Uber, and many other companies. Matt Fuller, Manfred Moser, and Martin Traverso show you how a single Presto query can combine data from multiple sources to allow for analytics across your entire organization.
Get started: Explore Presto's use cases and learn about tools that will help you connect to Presto and query data;
Go deeper: Learn Presto's internal workings, including how to connect to and query data sources with support for SQL statements, operators, functions, and more;
Put Presto in production: Secure Presto, monitor workloads, tune queries, and connect more applications; learn how other organizations apply Presto.
This open book is licensed under a Open Publication License (OPL). You can download Presto: The Definitive Guide ebook for free in PDF format (9.8 MB).
Table of Contents
Getting Started with Presto
Installing and Configuring Presto
Diving Deeper into Presto
Advanced Connector Examples
Using SQL in Presto
Presto in Real-World Uses
Integrating Presto with Other Tools
Presto in Production