What is Databricks?

Databricks Lakehouse combines the best elements of Data Lakes and Data Warehouses to deliver the reliability, robust governance and performance of data warehouses with the openness, flexibility and Machine Learning support for Data Lakes.

Databricks is a Cloud tool used to process and perform transformations on Big Data. It also allows you to explore these using Artificial Intelligence models. It is based on Apache Spark.

How does Databricks work?

Azure implementation

Databricks advantages

Simple –

The unified approach simplifies data architecture by eliminating data silos that traditionally separate analytics, BI, Data Science, and Machine Learning.

Open –

Delta Lake forms the open foundation of the lake house by providing world-record performance and reliability directly into the Data Lake data.

Multi-Cloud –

Databricks’ Lakehouse platform delivers a consistent management, security and governance experience across clouds.


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