Apache Phoenix

Tuesday February 24, 2015

Announcing Phoenix 4.3 released

The Apache Phoenix team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the 4.3 release. Phoenix is a relational database layer on top of Apache HBase accessed as a JDBC driver for querying, updating, and managing HBase tables using SQL. The 4.x releases are compatible with HBase 0.98.1 and above.

The release includes:

  • Functional indexes to allow arbitrary expressions to be indexed
  • Map reduce over Phoenix tables
  • Cross join support
  • Query hint to force index usage
  • Set HBase properties through ALTER TABLE statement
  • ISO-8601 date format support on input
  • New RAND built-in function to generate random numbers
  • ANSI SQL date/time literal support
  • Query timeout support in JDBC Statement
  • ~90 bug fixes

Source and binary downloads are available here.



Posted by tchrongden on February 25, 2015 at 05:09 PM GMT #


Posted by on February 26, 2015 at 02:52 PM GMT #

hello Does phoenix 4.3 support hbase 1.0?

Posted by Allen on March 02, 2015 at 05:52 AM GMT #

1. Can I use Phoenix to manage External Tables created into Hive under 'path/to/table/in/hdfs' 2. Can I extend this to manage HBase tables too

Posted by Logeish Prabakaran on March 05, 2015 at 12:07 AM GMT #

Hello - good questions. Please ask these on the Apache Phoenix dev list.

Posted by on April 25, 2015 at 05:29 PM GMT #

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