The Apache Sqoop team is pleased to announce the release of Sqoop 1.99.3.

This is the third cut of Sqoop2 branch, a major step forward for the project.

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

The release is available here:

The full change log is available here:

Your help and feedback is more than welcome. For more information on how to report problems
and to get involved, visit the project website at

The Apache Sqoop Team