Install the Hive ODBC Connector on Windows

To use MapR Hive ODBC Connector on Windows requires:

  • Windows® 7 Professional or Windows® 2008 R2. Both 32 and 64-bit editions are supported.
  • The Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (runtimes required to run applications developed with Visual C++ on a computer that does not have Visual C++ 2010 installed.)
  • A Hadoop cluster with the Hive service installed and running. You should find out from the cluster administrator the hostname or IP address for the Hive service and the port that the service is running on. (The default port for Hive is 10000.)
  1. Run the installer to get started:
    • To install the 64-bit connector, download and run the following package:
      https://package.mapr.com/tools/MapR-ODBC/MapR_Hive/MapRHive_odbc_<version>/Windows/MapRHiveODBC64.msi
      Note: You must replace the version placeholder in this link with one of the available versions of the connector here. Here, in the directory named in the format MapRHive_odbc_<X.X.X.YYYY>, <X.X.X.YYYY> is the connector version.
    • To install the 32-bit connector, download and run the following package:
      https://package.mapr.com/tools/MapR-ODBC/MapR_Hive/MapRHive_odbc_<version>/Windows/MapRHiveODBC32.msi
      Note: You must replace the version placeholder in this link with one of the available versions of the connector here. Here, in the directory named in the format MapRHive_odbc_<X.X.X.YYYY>, <X.X.X.YYYY> is the connector version.
  2. Accept the license agreement.
  3. Select an installation folder.
  4. On the Information window, click Next.
  5. On the Completing... window, click Finish.
  6. Install a DSN corresponding to your Hive server.