The CData Tableau Connector for Apache Impala is built on top of a JDBC driver. This section discusses how to install the connector, set up a data source, and connect from Tableau.
Installing the Connector
Installing the Connector describes how to install the CData Tableau Connector for Apache Impala.
Connecting from Tableau
Getting Data shows how to create a Apache Impala Data Source from Tableau's Connect To Server window.
Apache Impala Version Support
The connector models Apache Impala instances as relational databases. The connector leverages the Impala Server Thrift API, to enable bidirectional access to Apache Impala data through SQL. Imapla Server 2.2.0 and above are supported.