Airpal vs Pg_timetable: What are the differences?
Developers describe Airpal as "Web UI for PrestoDB, by Airbnb". A web-based query execution tool built on top of Facebook's PrestoDB. On the other hand, Pg_timetable is detailed as "PostgreSQL Job Scheduling". It is an advanced job scheduler for PostgreSQL, offering many advantages over traditional schedulers such as cron and others. It is completely database driven and provides a couple of advanced concepts.
Airpal and Pg_timetable can be categorized as "Database" tools.
Some of the features offered by Airpal are:
- Optional Access Control
- Syntax highlighting
- Results exported to a CSV for download or a Hive table
On the other hand, Pg_timetable provides the following key features:
- Tasks can be arranged in chains
- A chain can consist of SQL and executables
- Parameters can be passed to chains
Airpal is an open source tool with 2.64K GitHub stars and 457 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Airpal's open source repository on GitHub.