Articles by Abraham Elmahrek

Abraham Elmahrek

I'm a software engineer interested in all things Big Data. I've worked on attribution systems, big data interfaces, and ingest pipelines. I'm a bit of an open book. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out.


Sqoop 1 or Sqoop 2?

Sqoop1 and Sqoop2 are completely different code paths and, as such, have very different feature sets [1]. So, how do we know when we’re using Sqoop1 or Sqoop2? Here’s a quick list of ways: Different Usecases 1. Sqoop2 has a UI devoted to it, but Sqoop1 does not The Hue project has a wonderful UI for…


Sqoop2: Activity, Finally!

  Sqoop is a data transfer tool to move data between traditional datastores and Hadoop. Sqoop has gone through several stages and changes; The latest of which is Sqoop2. In this blog post, we’ll take a glance at Sqoop2, its current status, and where it’s heading. High level To kick things off, let’s take a look at the high…