The CData Power BI Connector for Apache Impala is built on top of an ODBC driver. This section discusses how to install the connector, create a DSN, and connect from Power BI.
Installing the Connector
Installing the Connector describes how to install the CData Power BI Connector for Apache Impala.
Creating a Data Source Name (DSN)
Creating the Data Source Name describes the process to authenticate and connect to Apache Impala
Connecting from Power BI
Getting Data shows how to connect to the DSN and build a query to Apache Impala from the Get Data 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.