Brussels / 30 & 31 January 2016


Using Hadoop as a SQL Data Warehouse

Apache HAWQ is a Hadoop native SQL query engine that combines the key technological advantages of MPP database with the scalability and convenience of Hadoop. It provides users the tools to confidently and successfully interact with petabyte range data sets. HAWQ provides users with a complete, standards compliant SQL interface.

In this talk, Lei Chang will review the current status of HAWQ architecture and core components, including query processing, storage, interconnect, transaction management et al. And he will also discuss the features currently under development and the future roadmap items. Finally, he will introduce how to become a HAWQ contributor and contribute to Apache HAWQ kernel engine.


Lei Chang