Import data into Hive table

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Introduction As we understand how sqoop import works with HDFS, let us see how it can be used to load data into HDFS pointed by Hive tables. Hive table is logical structure on top of data in HDFS It points to data in HDFS Metadata such as table name, column name, data type are stored…