Presto vs. Pig 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 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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Pros

Why do developers choose Presto?
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Why do developers choose Pig?
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Why do developers choose Airpal?
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Cons

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

What companies use Presto?
17 companies on StackShare use Presto
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 Presto?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Presto
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 Presto, 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
  • Amazon Athena - Query S3 Using SQL

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