Update! – The final phase of improvements from the Stinger Initiative were released as part of Hive 0.13 on Apr 21, 2014 – Read the announcement
While just a preview by moniker, the release marks a significant milestone in the transformation of Hadoop from a batch-oriented system to a data platform capable of interactive data processing at scale and delivering on the aims of the Stinger Initiative.
Apache Tez and SQL: Interactive Query-IN-Hadoop
Tez is a low-level runtime engine not aimed directly at data analysts or data scientists.…