Hue is an open source Analytics Workbench for browsing, querying and visualizing data.



It features:

  • Editors to query with SQL and submit jobs.
  • Dashboards to dynamically interact and visualize data.
  • Scheduler of jobs and workflows.
  • Browsers for data and a Data Catalog.

Who is using Hue

Thousands of companies and organizations use Hue to open-up and query their data in order to make smarter decisions. Just at Cloudera, Hue is heavily used by hundreds of customers executing millions of queries daily. Hue directly ships in Cloudera, Amazon, MapR, BigTop and is compatible with the other distributions.

Getting Started

Add the development packages, build and get the development server running:

git clone
cd hue
make apps
build/env/bin/hue runserver

Now Hue should be running on http://localhost:8000 ! The configuration in development mode is desktop/conf/pseudo-distributed.ini.