How to Query Hadoop in Splunk using DB Connect in 10 Simple Steps

Splunk DB Connect is designed to deliver reliable, scalable, real-time integration between Splunk Enterprise and relational databases. Essentially, it lets you query a relational database from within Splunk and return the results. As DB Connect leverages JDBC/ODBC to perform such a function, would it be possible to use DB Connect to query data sitting in Hadoop? Actually, yes… read on to find out more. Read more

SQL on Hadoop – A Common Tool Comparison

There are many different methods and tools for interacting and querying data within Hadoop. The most widely used tools allow for SQL based querying of the data. The following article summarises a great comparison by MapR of the most common SQL on Hadoop technologies available today.

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