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What is the best way to represent complex data types like array, map, struct in hbase?

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What is the best way to represent complex data types like array, map, struct in hbase?

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If you use Kite with HBase storage (ex. https://github.com/kite-sdk/kite-examples/tree/master/dataset-hbase), it'd store these complex types in the encoding defined by the Avro specification: http://avro.apache.org/docs/current/spec.html