Impala


Impala Conditions with Example Impala supports the following conditional functions for testing equality, comparison operators, and nullity: ‘Case’ Example: 1)  If else select case when 20 > 10 then 20 else 15 end; Output:  20 2) If else if select case when 9 > 10 then 20 when 1 > […]

Impala Miscellaneous Functions


 Installing the UDF Development Package [crayon-59e57f8cecf1a777640576/] The output will be like below code. [cloudera@quickstart impala-udf-samples-master]$ cmake . — The C compiler identification is GNU 4.4.7 — The CXX compiler identification is GNU 4.4.7 — Check for working C compiler: /usr/bin/cc — Check for working C compiler: /usr/bin/cc — works — […]

Creating UDF and UDAF for Impala


impala-explain
Below are Impala performance tuning options: Pre-execution Checklist    Data types    Partitioning    File Format Data Type Choices      Define integer columns as INT/BIGINT      Operations on INT/BIGINT more efficient than STRING      Convert “external” data to good “internal” types on load      e.g. CAST […]

Impala Best Practices



This is quick touch on Impala commands and Functions. Impala accepts basic SQL syntax and below is the list of a few operators and commands that can be used inside Impala. This is just a quick cheat sheet. Databases In Impala, a database is a logical container for a group […]

Impala Commands Cheat Sheet


Impala Architecture 1
Cloudera provides a separate tool called Impala to overcome the slowness of Hive Queries. Syntactically Impala queries are more or less same as Hive Queries but they run very faster than Hive Queries. Impala provides high-performance, low-latency SQL queries. When we are dealing with medium sized data sets and we […]

Impala Introduction