Cloudera Data Platform support#
Compatibility information for older CDP versions is available in the compatibility matrix.
The Cloudera Data Platform support requires a valid Starburst Enterprise license.
Edit your catalog properties file using the Hive connector
Set the metastore to use
Configure the URI to point to your Hive metastore Thrift service
connector.name=hive-hadoop2 hive.metastore=thrift-cdp7 hive.metastore.uri=thrift://cdp-master:9083
Hive metastore and statistics#
The CDP support includes the improved
thrift-cdp7 Hive metastore support. It
supports the metastore thrift communication protocol regarding table statistics
management implemented by CDP.
This supports separate handling of a variety of statistics for SEP:
All statistics handling, when using CDP, is performed by the Hive connector and
thrift-cdp7 Hive metastore, and is therefore identical to standard
Hive connector usage.
CDP support includes read operations on the following tables:
The following file formats can be read:
Write operations, such as
CREATE TABLE AS or
CREATE VIEW and others, are
Write operations on ORC ACID tables is not supported.