Apache Pig and Hive Training

Be an expert in Apache Pig and Hive to perform efficient data analytics on Big Data.

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Apache Pig and Hive Training




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Where the Hive tool in the Hadoop ecosystem is in demand because of its scalability and the ease of data analysis it provides, Pig is known for its simplified syntax and the ability to decrease development time. Both of these are useful tools in managing Big Data.

The Apache Pig and Hive Training Course will acquaint you with basics of Hadoop, HDFS, and the Pig and Hive tools. It will help you gain an advanced level programming competence for Apache Hive and Apache Pig. The training course is designed to provide hands-on experience with importing and exporting RDBMS data into HDFS, running a YARN application, starting an HDP cluster, and so on.

This course will enable you to create applications and store big data in Apache hive using Pig and Hive.

Objectives of the course:

  • Learn the basic concepts in Apache Hive and Apache Pig
  • Understand Hadoop and the Hadoop Distributed File System
  • Learn advanced Hive and Pig programming
  • Learn to use Hcatalog, join datasets in Apache Hive, and HDFS Commands Get hands-on experience to run a YARN application

Key Features of the course

Globally accredited certification

Get Apache Pig and Hive PDF certificate & Digital Badge

Interactive Instructor-led Training

Training sessions that meet the exact needs of every individual

Accredited Course Content And Curriculum

Get access to study material, white paper, mock exam and case studies prepared by the industry experts

Case Studies Which Are Industry Driven

Includes discussions and exercises derived from real-life instances

Best in world Mentorship

Get trained and mentored by industry experts

Extensive Learning

Learn better with case studies, activities and quizzes


Topics Covered

  • The Hadoop Ecosystem: Hadoop Components, Tools and Frameworks
  • The HDFS and MapReduce
  • Hive versus Pig
  • Hive Architecture and Components
  • Hive Data Types, Data Models, and Hive Tables
  • Importing and Querying Data
  • Advanced Hive
  • Data Flows Execution with Pig
  • Performing ETL with Pig
  • Advanced Pig


  • There are no prerequisites for this training.
  • Familiarity with Big Data concepts and Hadoop Ecosystem, along with with basic knowledge of procedural programming and querying would be beneficial.

Study material:

1. Course Materials are important as they are aligned with the course covered in class and can be easily downloaded from the Big Data Community Platform.

2. A Comprehensive Guide that covers all your doubts and includes a detailed reading list, accessible after course completion through the Learning Plan in the Big Data Community Platform.

Benefits attendees get:

  • The Apache Pig and Hive Training certificate is included in the price of the training.
  • This certification will provide you with proof of participation.
  • You will receive a digital badge with the certificate.
  • Posters to be used internally in Organization or projects (Softcopy, PDF format).
  • Case studies to review and relearn from.
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Certification Process

  • 01

    Enroll for Apache Pig and Hive Training Course

  • 02

    Attend the training sessions

  • 03

    Get certified by Xebia Academy Global

Industry Connect

Who should attend this course?

  • Data Scientists

  • ETL Developers

  • Data Analysts

  • BI Analysts & Developers

  • SAS Developers

  • Big Data Professionals

  • Big Data Architects

  • Project Managers

  • Research Professionals

  • Analytics Professionals

  • Professionals Interested in a career in Big Data

  • Messaging and Queuing System Professionals

What skills will you learn in the course?

Basic Concepts in Apache Hive

You’ll learn the fundamental concepts of Apache Hive.

Basic Concepts in Apache Pig

You’ll learn the fundamental concepts of Apache Pig.

Hadoop and HDFS

You’ll understand Hadoop and the Hadoop Distributed File System.

Practical Implementation

You’ll learn to perform advanced Hive and Pig programming.

Production- Ready Solutions

You’ll learn to use Hcatalog, join datasets in Apache Hive, and HDFS Commands.

Why should you attend this course?

By the end of this course, you’ll acquire an understanding of:

  • The basic concepts in Apache Hive and Apache Pig
  • Hadoop and the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS)
  • Advanced Hive and Pig programming
  • Hcatalog, datasets in Apache Hive, and HDFS Commands
  • How to run a YARN application

Program Visual Library


The Hardware & Network Requirements for this course include:

  • >Desktop/Laptop with minimum 8GB RAM (Recommended 16 GB)
  • >Open Internet connection (minimum 1 mbps per user)

You need to have:

  • Windows / Linux OS
  • Oracle VirtualBox 6.0 and above
  • Pre-configured image with all required softwares to be shared along with setup instructions before the training for labs.

This course is meant for Analytics Professionals, BI /ETL/DW Professionals, Project Managers, Testing Professionals, Mainframe Professionals, Software Developers and Architects, and anyone who wishes to learn Apache Pig and Hive.

There are no prerequisites required for this course. But a familiarity with Big Data concepts and Hadoop Ecosystem, Object oriented Programming knowledge (preferably in Java), knowledge of Unix commands and SQL is recommended.

To enroll for the course, you have to register at the Xebia Academy Global website. After registering for the Apache Pig and Hive training, you will receive a confirmation email with practical information.

The study material provided by Xebia Academy Global is comprehensive, up-to-date, and extremely helpful in your training.

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