2. Installation#

Using Presto can involve a fresh installation and deployment of one or multiple Presto server instances on a cluster. If you already have access to a running cluster and are a user and just want to connect to the cluster, you need to install and configure your client application of choice. This section covers all relevant aspect.

Server and Cluster Installation and Deployment

A Presto server or a full cluster of Presto servers can be installed and deployed on numerous systems, and you can find instructions for many of these in the following section.

In many cases the usage of Mission Control can help with cluster deployment and management.

In addition, for information for specific platforms is available in the following sections:

Client Tools and Applications

The client software support for Presto includes a JDBC driver, a command line interface (CLI) as well as an ODBC driver. You can also find tips for a number of popular client applications.

Other clients such as Python are available from the community.