Amazon EMR vs Myria: What are the differences?
What is Amazon EMR? Distribute your data and processing across a Amazon EC2 instances using Hadoop. Amazon EMR is used in a variety of applications, including log analysis, web indexing, data warehousing, machine learning, financial analysis, scientific simulation, and bioinformatics. Customers launch millions of Amazon EMR clusters every year.
What is Myria? Scalable Analytics-as-a-Service platform based on relational algebra. Myria is a distributed, shared-nothing Big Data management system and Cloud service from the University of Washington. We derive requirements from real users and complex workflows, especially in science.
Amazon EMR and Myria can be primarily classified as "Big Data as a Service" tools.
Myria is an open source tool with 97 GitHub stars and 37 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Myria's open source repository on GitHub.