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Description

What is Pig?

Pig is a dataflow programming environment for processing very large files. Pig's language is called Pig Latin. A Pig Latin program consists of a directed acyclic graph where each node represents an operation that transforms data. Operations are of two flavors: (1) relational-algebra style operations such as join, filter, project; (2) functional-programming style operators such as map, reduce.

What is Airpal?

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

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Why do you like Pig?

Why do developers choose Airpal?
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Cons

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

What companies use Pig?
7 companies on StackShare use Pig
What companies use Airpal?
2 companies on StackShare use Airpal

Integrations

What tools integrate with Pig?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pig
What tools integrate with Airpal?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Airpal

What are some alternatives to Pig 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
  • Presto - Distributed SQL Query Engine for Big Data (by Facebook)

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