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Workshop for SQL on Hadoop

Hands on Workshop for SQL on Hadoop

Update: If someone has not downloaded data studio, please do not worry. We will not be using it today. To make the lab easier, we have removed the Data Studio part from the lab.


1. What is SQL on Hadoop?
2. Why should we learn SQL on Hadoop?
3. Alternatives - Drill, Impala, Hive, Hadapt, Tajo, Shark, HAWQ, Presto, Phoenix, Big SQL and their pros/cons.
4. Hands-on Workshop for SQL on Hadoop.

Requirements to perform the lab:
1.Please bring your laptop which has capabilities to connect to wifi.

2. Please download the initial setup file for the workshop from here :

You need to complete the instructions mentioned in "BigSQL Workshop Setup" file BEFORE the meetup to be able to perform the workshop.
If you have any issues please let me know. 

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  • Rafael C.

    Learn more about Big SQL:

    June 13, 2014

  • Sean R O.

    Great workshop! Very informative.

    1 · June 12, 2014

  • Eric W.

    Thanks for hosting this workshop!

    I registered the IBM big data cloud yesterday, but I got the email saying that the program is available to a limited number of participants. Am I still able to go this evening? Thank you!

    1 · June 12, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Eric.. Because of such issues, you will not need data studio for today's lab!
      So dont worry

      June 12, 2014

    • Eric W.

      Thank you very much!
      I just got an email saying that this error has been fixed in my account and now I am able to download it. So I don't need to install it for today, right? Thank you so much!

      June 12, 2014

  • Amr M.

    Are there certain configurations needed in our laptops?

    June 5, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      please find the file here :­

      1 · June 5, 2014

    • Amr M.

      Thanks Vinayak

      June 6, 2014

  • Rachel

    Suite 300

    June 4, 2014

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