CData Python Connector for Apache Impala

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Getting Started

Connecting to Apache Impala

Package Installation explains the available TAR.GZ files for the supported environments, as well as how to install the appropriate one to your python distribution.

Establishing a Connection indicates the module to import and shows how to configure the necessary connection properties in a connection string. Other available connection properties can be used to configure other aspects of the connector capabilities.

Python Version Support

The CData Python Connector for Apache Impala can be installed and used in various Python 3.6, 3.7, 3.8, and 3.9 distributions (Mac is restricted to Python 3.8).

Apache Impala Version Support

The provider models Apache Impala instances as relational databases. The provider leverages the Impala Server Thrift API, to enable bidirectional access to Apache Impala data through SQL. Impala Server 2.2.0 and above are supported.

See Also

  • Using the Connector: Establish connections and query Apache Impala through Python code.
  • From SQLAlchemy: Use SQLAlchemy to establish a connection with dialect URL, and interact with Apache Impala data using mapped classes and Sessions.

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