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DSC Webinar Series: Fastest Growing Open Source SQL on Hadoop

  • Sean Welch 

Learn about the fastest growing open source SQL on Hadoop solution in the market today, Presto. In this DSC webinar we will be providing an overview of the Presto query engine, what it is, and its origins. The speakers will share the motivation for Facebook to create Presto as well as how they and other companies use it. They will also dive into the Presto architecture, functionality and future roadmap.

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) will provide some real world insight into their Presto environment. In this webinar FINRA will be discussing their decision to migrate from an on premise to a cloud based analytic environment using tools such as Presto. They will examine their use of Presto within the Amazon cloud as part of their data warehousing solution and will share how they addressed security concerns when dealing with financial data within a cloud based analytical solution.


Mark Shainman — Director of Presto Marketing and Field Support — Teradata
John Hitchingham — Director of Performance Engineering — FINRA

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Bill Vorhies, Editorial Director — Data Science Central