1 Reply Latest reply on Jun 23, 2018 10:36 PM by Pawan Kumar

    Install Big Data –Hortonworks Hive Driver To Connect Tableau - Step By Step

    Akriti Lal

      When you want to Connect Tableau to Hortonworks Hadoop Hive and Driver is not installed , you will get the Sign in Button Disabled like Below : 


      Click on "Download and Install the Driver"  . When you click on the link it opens the below page with the appropriate selection like Data Source selected as "Hortonworks Hadoop Hive " , Operating System - "Windows" , Bit Version "64-bit" . Check them if it matches with your system and make changes if required.



      Steps to Download Driver is clearly mentioned on the link




      Step 1 : Go To Hortonworks Website






      Step 2: Under Hortonworks ODBC Driver for Apache Hive , Select the driver for your windows bit -version environment




      Step 3 : Download and Install the Driver






      Moment the Driver is installed in your System the Sign in Button in Tableau gets enabled . You can connect to the Hortonworks Hive System by filling in the details as below .


      For me , i Had installed 2 Node Hortonworks Hadoop / Hive Cluster on Google Cluster with No Kerberos . So the property that needs to be provided was as below . If your Hortonworks Hadoop Cluster is Kerborized or with different properties and you are facing issues in connecting , please reach out to me at akriti.lal@instrovate.com or visit my website www.TechnicalJockey.com

      Once You Connect to Hortonworks Hadoop / Hive You will be able to connect and see the data from hive on your Tableau as below