Sqoop2 transfers bulk data between Hadoop and various types of structured datastores, such as relational databases, enterprise data warehouses, and NoSQL systems. Sqoop2 is installed and configured server-side. When you install the Sqoop2 server package, the Sqoop2 client package is installed as well.
Sqoop2 can be used in conjunction with Hue, which is a web-based GUI that facilitates the importing and exporting of data from these structured datastores. This illustration shows how a user can access Sqoop2 from a browser, such as Hue.
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This documentation provides all relevant details about using Sqoop2 with MapR, but does not duplicate Apache documentation. You can refer also to documentation available from the Apache Sqoop website.