DataDirect Connectors Powerful ODBC Connectivity to Cloudera CDH Hive


Widest support Hadoop versions on the market; support all major Hadoop platforms

Easy to Use

Support all Hadoop distributions with one driver

Easy to Implement

Wire protocol enable easy configuration for quick launch




Protect data in motion with full support with latest OpenSSL with full compliance when updates are made

Easy to Use

One driver supports all major on‐premise and cloud Hadoop / Hive distributions: Apache, Cloudera CDH, Hortonworks, Pivotal HD, MapR, Amazon EMR and others


Certified DataDirect Quality guaranteeing Cloudera CDH, and application compatibility and results with explicit Hive focused tests

Broad Coverage

Broader application support providing JOINs and aggregate operations done natively via full ANSI SQL support

Codeless Implementation

Optimize performance and compatibility with any application without application changes


Supports all major platforms and data types with one driver enabling full big data flexibility

Technical Specs

Progress DataDirect for ODBC for Apache Hive Wire Protocol Driver Version 8.0.0
(32- and 64-bit drivers are available for all supported databases and platforms unless otherwise noted.)

ODBC Version Support

  • Compatible with ODBC 3.8 applications

Protocol Support

  • HiveServer2

Hive Version Support

Supports Apache Hive version 1.0 and higher against the following distributions:

  • Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR), version 4.0 and higher
  • Apache Hadoop Hive
  • Cloudera's Distribution Including Apache Hadoop (CDH), version CDH5.4 and higher
  • Hortonworks Distribution for Apache Hadoop, version 2.3 and higher
  • IBM BigInsights, version 4.0 and higher
  • MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop, version 5.0 and higher
  • Pivotal HD Enterprise (PHD), version 3.0 and higher

Operating System Support

AIX (32- and 64-bit)

  • AIX, version 5.3 and higher

Linux x86 (32- and 64-bit for AMD and Intel processors)

  • CentOS Linux x86, version 4.0 and higher
  • Debian Linux x86, version 7.0 and higher
  • Oracle Linux x86, version 4.0 and higher
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux x86, version 4.0 and higher
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Linux x86, version 10 and higher
  • Ubuntu Linux x86, version 14.04 and higher 

Windows (32- and 64-bit)

  • Windows (x86), version 7 and higher
  • Windows Server (x86), version 2003 and higher
  • Windows Vista (x86)
  • Windows XP Professional (x86), SP2 or higher

Driver/Client Software Requirements

  • No Requirements

Security Vulnerability Response Policy

Upon identification of any security vulnerability, Progress will exercise commercially reasonable efforts to address the vulnerability in accordance with the following policy

Priority* Time Guideline Version(s)
High Risk
(CVSS 8+ or industry equivalent)
30 days Active (i.e. latest shipping version) and all Supported versions
Medium Risk
(CVSS 5-to-8 or industry equivalent)
180 days Active (i.e. latest shipping version)
Low Risk
(CVSS 0-to-5 or industry equivalent)
Next major release or best effort Active (i.e. latest shipping version)

* Priority is established based on the current version of the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), an open industry standard for assessing the severity of computer system security vulnerabilities. For additional information on this scoring system, refer to

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