Diving into the Presto Native C++ Query Engine (Presto 2.0)

    For the past three years, engineers from Meta, Ahana (now IBM), Intel, and Bytedance have been working to build Velox, a state-of-the-art execution engine designed to be composable across compute engines. From this work came the native C++ Presto worker, a full rewrite of the Presto query execution engine built on Velox (also referred to…

    Embracing Presto Open Source for Breakthrough Performance 

    At IBM, we are passionate about pushing the boundaries of data processing capabilities. To that end, we’re excited to share our latest groundbreaking work towards Presto 2.0, the next-generation version of Presto that includes a robust native C++ worker. This initiative not only strengthens the project’s technological foundations but also reiterates our dedication to the…