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Configure a Hive Service

Use the following steps to add a service to Hive:

  1. On the Service Manager page, click the + next to Hive.

    The Create Service page appears.

    Hive Create Service page
  2. Enter the following information on the Create Service page:

    Table 4.5. Service Details

    Field name


    Service Name

    The name of the service; required when configuring agents.


    A description of the service.

    Active Status

    Enabled or Disabled.

    Table 4.6. Config Properties

    Field name



    The end system username that can be used for connection.


    The password for the username entered above.

    jdbc.driver ClassName

    The full classname of the driver used for Hive connections. Default: org.apache.hive.jdbc.HiveDriver


    The complete connection URL, including port and database name. (Default port: 10000.) For example, on the sandbox, jdbc:hive2://sandbox:10000/.

    Common Name For Certificate

    The name of the certificate.

    This field is interchangeably named Common Name For Certificate and Ranger Plugin SSL CName in Create Service pages.

    Add New Configurations

    Add any other new configuration(s).

  3. Click Test Connection.

    Test Connection

  4. Click Add.

    the green Add button