Performance Tuning Apache Sqoop

Six definite ways to improve efficiency and reduce load times

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Sqoop is a tool offered by the Apache foundation that is used commonly in the Big Data world to import-export millions of records between heterogeneous relational databases (RDBMS) and Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS). This data transfer can lead to varying load times ranging from a couple of minutes to…