Nice idea! I have worked a bit with Mongo and am leaning towards hive .
This could be a nice combo. will check it out (pun intended)
2011/11/17 YC Huang <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> I just have a quick and dirty implementation of a MongoDB storage handler
> for HIVE, the project is hosted on GitHub:
> Since Hive table do not support 'update' efficiently, we use MongoDB to
> store those data, e.g. 'meta' data like user profile info, which need to be
> updated sometimes.
> Post here in case maybe someone else need the same thing, and also welcome
> bug reports and suggestions, thanks.