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Apache Sqoop

Posted by Anahita | Posted in Business Intelligence | Posted on 24-11-2013

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Apache Sqoop transfers bulk data between Apache Hadoop and relational datastores. Sqoop is used for importing the data into HDFS, or related similar datastores such as HBase or Hive. It is also used for bulk export of data from HDFS or similar datastores such as Hive and HBase into relational databases such as HSQLDB.

Sqoop provides a more efficient way of data analysis.