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Practical Hive: A Guide to Hadoop's Data Warehouse System by David Kjerrumgaard, Ankur Gupta, Andreas François Vermeulen, Scott Shaw

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© Scott Shaw, Andreas Francois Vermeulen, Ankur Gupta, David Kjerrumgaard 2016

Scott Shaw, Andreas François Vermeulen, Ankur Gupta and David Kjerrumgaard, Practical Hive, 10.1007/978-1-4842-0271-5_2

2. Introducing Hive

Scott Shaw, Andreas François Vermeulen2, Ankur Gupta3 and David Kjerrumgaard4

(1)Saint Louis, Missouri, USA

(2)West Kilbride North Ayrshire, UK

(3)Uxbridge, UK

(4)Henderson, Nevada, USA

As much as the Hadoop ecosystem evolves and provides exceptional means to access new types of data and structures, we cannot deny the influence and purpose of traditional relational systems. Relational systems and especially the data access methods employed by these systems have served as a valuable tool for over 30 years. The SQL query language brought ...

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