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Announcing: New Cloudera ODBC drivers for Impala and Apache Hive

Master Collaborator

Hello CDH and Impala Users,


We are pleased to announce the release of version 2.5.12 of the ODBC Driver for Apache Hive and version 2.5.20 of the ODBC driver for Impala.  These versions contain bug fixes including one that affected the decimal data type. These drivers work for previous versions of HiveServer2 in CDH 4.1 or higher and Impala 1.0 or higher.


Getting started with the Cloudera ODBC Drivers:


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Kind regards,

The Cloudera Team