Databricks Connect: Bringing the capabilities of hosted Apache Spark™ to applications and microservices

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In this blog post we introduce Databricks Connect, a new library that allows you to leverage native Apache Spark APIs from any Notebook, IDE, or custom application. Overview Over the last several years, many custom application connectors have been written for Apache Spark. This includes tools like spark-submit, REST job servers, notebook gateways, and so […]

Data Scientists, Stand out by Sharing Your Notebooks

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Data Science has been dubbed as the sexiest profession of the 21st century. Demand is at an all-time high. Salaries are — particularly when Machine and Deep Learning are thrown into the mix — well into the six figures. That’s great, but there is one small problem. Competition for available positions is fierce. Especially if […]