YourKit Java Profiler Collaboration
To measure Hive's internal performance, we use the YourKit Java Profiler. YourKit LLC is kindly supporting open source projects with its full-featured Java Profiler.
The Hive project has been granted YourKit open source licenses to be used by its developers. For more information on this collaboration, ask on the developers mailing list.
Here are some JIRA issues about benchmarks for Hive: