This section contains information on the fie formats and compression schemes that are supported for input to and output of 

NOTE: To work with formats that are proprietary to a desktop application, such as Microsoft Excel, you do not need the supporting application installed on your desktop.

Native Input File Formats

 can read and import directly these file formats:



For more information on data is handled initially, see Initial Parsing Steps.

Native Output File Formats

 can write to these file formats:


Compression Algorithms


Read Native File Formats



 GZIPBZIPSnappy
CSV SupportedSupportedSupported
JSONSupportedSupportedSupported

Write Native File Formats


Compression is not supported for outputs in .