The driver models Apache Hive instances as relational databases. Hive versions 0.11.0 and above are supported. The driver leverages the HiveServer2 Thrift API, to enable bidirectional access to Apache Hive data through SQL.
Discovering SchemasThe CData JDBC Driver for Apache Hive dynamically obtains the Apache Hive schemas. Reconnect to load any changes in the metadata, such as added or removed columns or changes in data type.