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Connecting to Hadoop with Microsoft Kerberos


Published: 13 May 2014
Last Modified Date: 20 Jan 2017

Issue

Unable to connect to Hadoop connections using Microsoft Kerberos (Windows Authenticated).

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Tableau Server
  • Cloudera
  • Hortonworks
  • Microsoft Kerberos

Resolution

Download and configure MIT Kerberos.

Cause

Drivers currently provided by Hadoop vendors support connecting with MIT Kerberos, not Microsoft Kerberos.
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