Category Archives: Impala

Secrets of Cloudera Support: The Champagne Strategy

Categories: CDH Hadoop HBase HDFS Hive Impala Support Use Case

At Cloudera, we put great pride into drinking our own champagne. That pride extends to our support team, in particular.

Cloudera Manager, our end-to-end management platform for CDH (Cloudera’s open-source, enterprise-ready distribution of Apache Hadoop and related projects), has a feature that allows subscription customers to send a snapshot of their cluster to us. When these cluster snapshots come to us from customers, they end up in a CDH cluster at Cloudera where various forms of data processing and aggregation can be performed. 

Today,

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Cloudera Impala Beta (version 0.3) and Cloudera Manager 4.1.2 Now Available

Categories: Cloudera Manager Impala

I am pleased to announce the release of Cloudera Impala Beta (version 0.3) and Cloudera Manager 4.1.2. Key enhancements in each release are:

Cloudera Impala Beta (version 0.3)

  • Stability and performance enhancements to address feedback from the beta program
  • Impala Beta will be regularly updated with features, bug fixes, and performance enhancements. We will typically release such updates every 2 – 4 weeks. Please check the release notes to find out what’s new with each update.

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External Hands-on Experiences with Cloudera Impala

Categories: Impala

The beta release of Cloudera Impala, the first (and open source) real-time query engine for Apache Hadoop, has been out in the wild (in binary as well as VM forms) for over a month now, and users have had time to get up-close and hands-on. Consequently, we’re beginning to see some fascinating self-published observations and guides.  

Here are just a few examples; you may know of more that we’ve missed:

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Dive Into Cloudera Impala at a Meetup Near You

Categories: Community Impala

Since the Cloudera Impala announcement of a few weeks ago, we’ve been busy partnering-up with Hadoop meetups around the country (and beyond) to bring Impala tech talks directly to the community. Here’s the list for the remainder of 2012, thus far:

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Cloudera Impala Beta (version 0.2) and Cloudera Manager 4.1.1 Now Available

Categories: Cloudera Manager Impala

I am pleased to announce the release of Cloudera Impala Beta (version 0.2) and Cloudera Manager 4.1.1. These are both enhancement releases to make bug fixes available quickly. Key enhancements in each release are:

Cloudera Impala Beta (version 0.2)

  • Bug fixes
  • Impala Beta will be regularly updated with features, bug fixes, and performance enhancements. We will typically release such updates every 2 weeks. Please check the release notes to find out what’s new with each update.

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