Performing the Hbase operation in CLI

Now that we have gone through various operations in Pig and Hive, it's time to learn about some operations in Hbase. Hbase is a NoSQL database and runs on top of HDFS. In this recipe, we are going to take a look at how to perform various Hbase command-line operations.

Getting ready

To perform this recipe, you should have a Hadoop cluster running as well as the latest version of Hbase installed on it. In case you don't know how to install Hbase, here is a link you can refer to

How to do it

Once the installation is complete, execute the following command to start daemons that are related to Hbase such as Zookeeper, Hbase Master, and Hbase region server:

/usr/local/hbase/bin/ ...

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