The first part of this section describes the following Impala configuration topics:
- The Impala Service
- Post-Installation Configuration for Impala
- Impala Security Overview
- Modifying Impala Startup Options
The rest of this section describes how to configure Impala to accept connections from applications that use popular programming APIs:
This type of configuration is especially useful when using Impala in combination with Business Intelligence tools, which use these standard interfaces to query different kinds of database and Big Data systems.