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hive vs beeline


Good Morning. I am preparing the CCA159 certification and I do not understand very well the difference between connecting directly to hive or connecting to hive through beeline. In the exam what type of connection do I have to use? Can somebody help me? Thank you very much


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Hello Gerva,


You are welcome to watch the updated exam preparation video, as well as read through the required skills on the related exam webpage here:



Thank you.