Jan 10, 2020 in Big Data | Hadoop
Q: Why Hive does not store metadata information in HDFS?

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Jan 10, 2020

Hive stores metadata information in the metastore using RDBMS instead of HDFS. The reason for choosing RDBMS is to achieve low latency as HDFS read/write operations are time consuming processes.

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