Presto vs. Impala vs. Airpal

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Description

What is Presto?

Presto is an open source distributed SQL query engine for running interactive analytic queries against data sources of all sizes ranging from gigabytes to petabytes.

What is Impala?

Impala is a modern, open source, MPP SQL query engine for Apache Hadoop. Impala is shipped by Cloudera, MapR, and Amazon. With Impala, you can query data, whether stored in HDFS or Apache HBase – including SELECT, JOIN, and aggregate functions – in real time.

What is Airpal?

A web-based query execution tool built on top of Facebook's PrestoDB.

Pros

Why do developers choose Presto?
Why do you like Presto?

Why do developers choose Impala?
Why do you like Impala?

Why do developers choose Airpal?
Why do you like Airpal?

Cons

What are the cons of using Presto?
No Cons submitted yet for Presto
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What are the cons of using Impala?
No Cons submitted yet for Impala
Downsides of Impala?

What are the cons of using Airpal?
No Cons submitted yet for Airpal
Downsides of Airpal?

Companies

What companies use Presto?
17 companies on StackShare use Presto
What companies use Impala?
13 companies on StackShare use Impala
What companies use Airpal?
2 companies on StackShare use Airpal

Integrations

What tools integrate with Presto?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Presto
What tools integrate with Impala?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Impala
What tools integrate with Airpal?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Airpal

What are some alternatives to Presto, Impala, and Airpal?

  • Apache Spark - Fast and general engine for large-scale data processing
  • Druid - Fast column-oriented distributed data store
  • Apache Flink - Fast and reliable large-scale data processing engine
  • Amazon Athena - Query S3 Using SQL

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