Kognitio Analytical Platform Is Easy to Install From AWS Marketplace

 
 
By Jeff Cogswell  |  Posted 2012-12-21
 
 
 

Getting Started

To get started, you search the AWS marketplace for Kognitio. Here is the AWS Marketplace page in the Web browser.

Getting Started

Easy Installation

Installation is easy as starting the wizard for the Amazon Machine Image on the marketplace.

Easy Installation

Setting Up a Server

I wanted a bigger server, so I increased it to an M1 Medium.

Setting Up a Server

Watch the Storage Capacity

The server image comes with several storage volumes attached to it. Be sure to pay attention to pricing on these.

Watch the Storage Capacity

Setting Up Desktop Client Tool

Configuring the desktop client tools requires setting up an ODBC connection to the remote AWS server.

Setting Up Desktop Client Tool

Logging Into the Database Server

After configuring the ODBC connection, you can log into the database server from your desktop.

Logging Into the Database Server

Kognitio Displays Database Tables

Once logged in, you're presented with what appears to be a typical desktop database client tool. Here we're listing some tables.

Kognitio Displays Database Tables

Creating and Running SQL Scripts

The console lets you create entire SQL scripts that you can execute.

Creating and Running SQL Scripts

Tools to Debug SQL Code

The console also includes debugging tools so you can trace through your SQL code.

Tools to Debug SQL Code

Kognitio Keeps You Informed

There are several reports available, particularly dealing with RAM usage since Kognitio operates in-memory.

Kognitio Keeps You Informed

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