Parquet, is an open-source file format in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem that has been designed to efficiently manage data stored in flat columnar formats. It excels in handling large volumes of complex data and is recognized for its proficiency in both data compression and its capacity to support a wide range of encoding methods. Parquet shares similarities with RCFile and ORC, which are alternative columnar storage file formats within the Hadoop ecosystem.
In this article, we will be exploring 4 online file viewer tools that you can use to open and view Parquet files.
This is a very simple web-based Parquet file viewer that protects your data by performing all operations locally in the browser. Click on the link that we have provided below to use this tool.
Click on the button ‘Choose File’ and select the Parquet file that you wish to open from your system. The file will be loaded immediately, and you can use the ‘Previous’ and ‘Next’ buttons to scroll through the pages.
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Tis is yet another Parquet file viewer and analysis platform that you can use to upload, sort and search your files easily an quickly. Click on the link that we have provided below to navigate to this tool.
Simply perform a drag-and-drop action to upload your Parquet file from your computer, and you’ll be able to immediately view the data on your screen. The enhanced Parquet viewer offers comprehensive metadata and schema details. You can download the results in either CSV or JSON format by clicking on the corresponding buttons and to easily integrate into your workflow.
Click here to navigate to parquetreader.com
3. Parquet Viewer from Tablab
Let’s now move on to the next Parquet File viewer that helps you to quickly visualize Parquet files. To access this tool, click on the link that we have provided below.
Next, click on the ‘Upload’ button and upload the Parquet file from your computer. You can click on the ‘Filters’ button at the top left of the table to filter your data based on different fields. Additionally, you can click on the ‘Column’s button to enable / disable the display of selected columns in the data. You can also click on the ‘Export’ button and export the data in CSV or Excel format if required.
Click here to use this Parquet file viewer.
This is yet another simple Parquet file viewer that we have included in our list. Click on the link that we have provided below to use this tool.
Next, click on the ‘Open’ button and select the Parquet file from your local system that you want to open and view. The file will open immediately and you will be able to visualize the data on the screen.
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You can use any of the above online file viewers to open and view your Parquet files easily. When it comes to functioning, there is no difference between them so choose the one that you desire.