Cluster sizing in Starburst Galaxy


Video date: 24 February 2022
Running time: 9:20
Abstract: You can create a Starburst Galaxy cluster of any size and change its size based on your current needs. Learn about your options and the best practice for sizing your Starburst Galaxy cluster.


In Starburst Galaxy a cluster provides the resources to run queries against data catalogs. Creating and managing clusters is an essential task for a Starburst Galaxy platform administrator.

Detailed topics with timestamps

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  • Welcome - 0:00
  • Clusters - 0:13
  • Cluster credits - 1:36
  • Choosing the right cluster - 2:14
  • Cluster performance example - 4:03
  • Cluster performance example - 5:51
  • Galaxy cluster sizing recap - 6:48