Hbase Tutorial: Creating A Table

Here we will create a table in Hbase

Creating a table

* Start the hbase shell by running


Make sure your Hbase Master server is up and running

* Run in the shell

Now you have a table called blogposts, with a post, and a image family. These families are “static” like the columns in the RDBMS world.

Add some data to the table

Run the following commands in the shell:

Look at the data

Run get ‘blogposts’, ‘post1’ in the shell. This should output something like this.

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