Setting up a Virtual Warehouse for BI
You learn how to set up a Unified Analytics Virtual Warehouse for Business Intelligence (BI), or ad-hoc querying. This type of Virtual Warehouse can read full ACID tables in the Hive metastore, and can write insert-only ACID tables because you select the Impala engine type.
- Required role: DW Admin
Create a Virtual Warehouse as described in Adding a new Virtual Warehouse,
selecting the Impala engine type.
- Select a database catalog, or accept the default.
- Set User Groups that can access endpoints, keys and values for Tagging the Virtual Warehouse.
Select a size for the Virtual Warehouse.
Enable Unified Analytics.
- Click Create.