Apache Sqoop

Apache Sqoop(TM) is a tool designed for efficiently transferring bulk data between Apache Hadoop and structured datastores such as relational databases.

Sqoop successfully graduated from the Incubator in March of 2012 and is now a Top-Level Apache project: More information

Latest stable release is 1.4.4 (download, documentation). Latest cut of Sqoop2 is 1.99.3 (download, documentation).


Download a release of Sqoop from a nearby mirror.

Sqoop source code is held in the Apache GIT repository.

You might clone the repository using following command:

git clone https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/sqoop.git

Use following link to browse the repository online:


Getting Involved

We're using mailing list groups to discuss user issues and drive development of the project.

There is a #sqoop IRC channel at irc.freenode.org.

Your help and feedback are more than welcome. Got a suggestion for improving Sqoop? It's easy to get involved.