Visualize Data with Tableau Desktop using AWS Athena
Amazon Athena can make use of structured and semi-structured datasets based on common file types like CSV, JSON, and other columnar formats like Apache Parquet.
Amazon Athena can access encrypted data on Amazon S3 and has support for the AWS Key Management Service (KMS).
AWS provides a JDBC driver for connectivity.
Underneath the covers, Amazon Athena uses Presto to provide standard SQL support with a variety of data formats.
Amazon Athena’s data catalog is Hive Metastore-compatible, using Apache Hive DDL to define tables.
Users can create and remove schemas without impacting the underlying data.