Recap of PrestoCon Day 2024: Presto C++, performance, new connectors, use cases, and so much more

    Last week the Linux Foundation/Presto Foundation hosted PrestoCon Day 2024, our annual virtual community event about the open-source Presto project. Throughout the day hundreds of data enthusiasts, engineers, and industry leaders from around the globe joined us to learn more about and celebrate the power of Presto. Big shout out to our sponsors who helped…

    Top 3 reasons why you should attend PrestoCon 2023: Halloween Edition 

    Two days of Presto, hands-on workshops, and Prestissimo…oh my!  Happy Halloween, Presto community!  Over the last few weeks, I’ve had people reach out to ask more about PrestoCon 2023, so I figured I’d write a blog to share my thoughts. First, a quick overview:  When: December 5-6th, 2023 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View,…

    Recapping PrestoCon Day 2023 – Presto for the Data Lakehouse, Presto at scale

    Just a few weeks ago we hosted PrestoCon Day, our annual virtual community conference. Thank you to everyone who attended – it was an awesome day! We had a fantastic agenda with many Presto users sharing why they chose Presto and how they’re using it to power some pretty sizable workloads. Sign up for the…

    A recap of PrestoCon 2022 – Bringing Data Lakehouse Analytics to Life (plus a special video recap)

    Last month the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, reverberated with “all things Presto,” at our PrestoCon 2022 conference. Back for the third time—and the first time post-pandemic—PrestoCon was ground zero for training, knowledge sharing, and inspiration about the open-source Presto for data analytics and lakehouses, as well as for the vibrant Presto community….

    Presto Foundation and PrestoDB: Our Commitment to the Presto Open Source Community

    We recently wrapped up an amazing PrestoCon Day attended by over 600 people from across the globe. The technical discussions and the panel was a clear indication of the growing community. We showcased a number of features contributed by various companies that continue to advance the mission of Presto open source, reiterating our commitment to…

    PrestoCon and Growing Industry Consortium – Intel and Upsolver Join Presto Foundation

    Presto Foundation joined the Linux Foundation over a year ago, and has been focused on growing the Presto open source project and community. We encourage industry involvement with an open charter, clear guiding principles, and community-oriented goals. We recently hosted PrestoCon 2020, our first annual community conference, which was widely attended and well represented by…

    Announcing PrestoCon 2020: Advancing the Big Data Ecosystem with Presto

    On March 24, 2020 in San Mateo, the Presto Foundation, in partnership with The Linux Foundation, will be hosting the organization’s first-ever PrestoCon. The event, one of the first Presto-focused full-day conferences ever held, will feature speakers from Uber, Facebook, and Twitter, as well as tech talks from other major Presto contributors and enthusiasts. Presto,…