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Azure Databricks

Fast, easy, and collaborative Apache Spark–based analytics service
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What is Azure Databricks?

Accelerate big data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions with Azure Databricks, a fast, easy and collaborative Apache Spark–based analytics service.
Azure Databricks is a tool in the General Analytics category of a tech stack.

Who uses Azure Databricks?

22 companies reportedly use Azure Databricks in their tech stacks, including DevOps, Runtastic, and Awin.

210 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Azure Databricks.

Azure Databricks Integrations

GitHub, Python, Scala, Apache Spark, and Azure DevOps are some of the popular tools that integrate with Azure Databricks. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Azure Databricks.

Azure Databricks's Features

  • Optimized Apache Spark environment
  • Autoscale and auto terminate
  • Collaborative workspace
  • Optimized for deep learning
  • Integration with Azure services
  • Support for multiple languages and libraries

Azure Databricks Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Azure Databricks?
Databricks Unified Analytics Platform, from the original creators of Apache Spark™, unifies data science and engineering across the Machine Learning lifecycle from data preparation to experimentation and deployment of ML applications.
Azure Machine Learning
Azure Machine Learning is a fully-managed cloud service that enables data scientists and developers to efficiently embed predictive analytics into their applications, helping organizations use massive data sets and bring all the benefits of the cloud to machine learning.
Azure HDInsight
It is a cloud-based service from Microsoft for big data analytics that helps organizations process large amounts of streaming or historical data.
Apache Spark
Spark is a fast and general processing engine compatible with Hadoop data. It can run in Hadoop clusters through YARN or Spark's standalone mode, and it can process data in HDFS, HBase, Cassandra, Hive, and any Hadoop InputFormat. It is designed to perform both batch processing (similar to MapReduce) and new workloads like streaming, interactive queries, and machine learning.
Snowflake eliminates the administration and management demands of traditional data warehouses and big data platforms. Snowflake is a true data warehouse as a service running on Amazon Web Services (AWS)—no infrastructure to manage and no knobs to turn.
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Azure Databricks's Followers
380 developers follow Azure Databricks to keep up with related blogs and decisions.