Use Business Intelligence Tools with Amazon EMR
You can use popular business intelligence tools like Microsoft Excel, MicroStrategy, QlikView, and Tableau with Amazon EMR to explore and visualize your data. Many of these tools require an ODBC (Open Database Connectivity) or JDBC (Java Database Connectivity) driver. You can download and install the necessary drivers from the links below:
For more information about how you would connect a business intelligence tool like Microsoft Excel to Hive, go to http://cdn.simba.com/products/Hive/doc/Simba_Hive_ODBC_Quickstart.pdf.