Pivotal Greenplum Virtual Sandbox and Tutorial

To learn about Pivotal Greenplum you can use the Pivotal Greenplum Virtual Sandbox with the following Tutorial:.

 

http://greenplum.org/gpdb-sandbox-tutorials/


In order to use the Sandbox and Tutorial on a Windows machine you have to first download the Virtual Box Player or the the VM Workstation Player.  For a MAC, you will use Fusion and it’s described in the Appendix to the Tutorial).

 

The player downloads are at:

     VirtualBox Player:  https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads

     VM Workstation Player (there is a free non-commercial use option during the install)

     https://my.vmware.com/en/web/vmware/free#desktop_end_user_computing/vmware_workstation_player/12_0

   


You will use one of the above players with the VM's that you download from the Pivotal website.  There is a separate download for each player.  You have to register to get access.


The downloads for the GPDB 4.3.8.1 VM's are at:  https://network.pivotal.io/products/pivotal-gpdb#/releases/1683/file_groups/411