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Connecting to Cloudera

Zoomdata provides connectors to both the Cloudera Impala and Cloudera Search data sources.

  • Cloudera Impala is a query engine that accesses data stored in clusters running Apache Hadoop.
  • Cloudera Search enables searches of data stored in Hadoop and provides a simple full-text interface to conduct those searches. Cloudera Search supports Cloudera's open source Hadoop platform - Cloudera Distributed Hadoop (CDH). Zoomdata also connects to CDH via the HDFS connector .

Cloudera also supports a secure CDH cluster using Kerberos authentication so that access requests can be validated and confirmed. Zoomdata can connect Impala to the Kerberized CDH cluster.

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