Connecting to Hortonworks Hadoop Hive using Web Authoring

Published: 03 Dec 2019
Last Modified Date: 19 Dec 2019


How to connect to Hortonworks Hadoop Hive using web authoring.


  • Tableau Server 
  • Hortonworks Hadoop Hive


The ability to connect Hortonworks Hadoop Hive using Tableau Server web authoring is not currently built into the product.

As a workaround, try these options:
  • Get a service account for Hadoop Hive.
  • Connect to Hadoop Hive through Tableau Desktop.
Note: The extent of your web authoring capabilities depends on your license. A Creator license can do more web authoring than an Explorer or Viewer.


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