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    Progress DataDirect’s ODBC Driver for Pivotal HD Hive offers a high-performing, secure and reliable connectivity solution for ODBC applications to access Pivotal HD Hive data. Our ODBC driver can be easily used with all versions of SQL and across all platforms - Unix / Linux, AIX, Solaris, Windows and HP-UX. Enjoy real-time analytics, reporting and business intelligence (BI) capabilities with your favorite tools such as Tableau, Power BI, Qlik, Excel, Cognos, Informatica, SAS, Board, MicroStrategy, SSIS, Oracle OBIEE and more.

    • Instant connectivity from your existing applications to Pivotal HD Hive
    • One driver supports all Pivotal GPDB distributions
    • Fully tested to ensure strength and flexibility in real-work use



    Superfast data loading and extraction that reduces the time and cost of running enterprise infrastructures 

    Enterprise Features

    Extensive support of data types to enable the full use of Greenplum functionality 

    Support for Advanced Security Features

     Our Hive ODBC driver supports advanced security mechanisms including Kerberos, Knox, Sentry and Ranger for authentication and authorization across all your distributions.


    Supports the latest TLS protocols for data encryption, secure authentication methods for connections and HTTP Proxy for client security while connecting to cloud deployments 


    Ensure high availability via application failover and workload balancing without changing application code 

    Easy to Use

    True standards compliance with ODBC and JDBC 


    Supported on every major platform and certified to work with leading applications such as Power BI, Tableau, Informatica, Cognos, SAS, Business Objects and more 

    Technical Specifications

    All 32-bit versions of this driver are part of the Connect XE for ODBC Series. All 64-bit versions are part of the Connect64 XE for ODBC Series.

    Progress DataDirect for ODBC for Apache Hive Wire Protocol Driver Version 8.0.1
    (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

    • Apache Hadoop Hive 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 and higher
    • Supports Apache Hive version against the following distributions:
      • Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR), version 4.0 and higher
      • 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, 6.1, 7.1 and higher


      • HP-UX IPF (32- and 64-bit), 11i Version 2.0 (B.11.23) and higher
      • HP-UX PA-RISC (32-bit only), Version 11 and higher

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

      • CentOS Linux x86, version 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, 8.0 and higher
      • Debian Linux x86, version 7.0, 8.0 and higher
      • Oracle Linux x86, version 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, 8.0 and higher
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux x86, version 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, 8.0 and higher
      • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Linux x86, version 10, 11, 12, 15 and higher
      • Ubuntu Linux x86, version 14.04, 16.04, 18.04 and higher

      Solaris (32- and 64-bit)

      • Solaris x86 version 10 (Solaris 5.10), 11 and higher
      • Solaris on SPARC, version 8 (Solaris 5.8), 9, 10, 11 and higher

      Windows (32- and 64-bit)

      • Windows (x86), version 7, 8.1, 10 and higher
      • Windows Server (x86), version 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019 and higher

      Driver/Client Software Requirements

      • No Requirements

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