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 1.4.5 (download, documentation). Latest cut of Sqoop2 is 1.99.5 (download, documentation). Note that 1.99.5 is not compatible with 1.4.5 and not feature complete, it is not intended for production deployment.
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:
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.