Azure Databricks Preview Documentation

Learn how to use Azure Databricks using the quickstart and other links provided here. Azure Databricks is an Apache Spark-based analytics platform optimized for the Microsoft Azure cloud services platform. Designed with the founders of Apache Spark, Databricks is integrated with Azure to provide one-click setup, streamlined workflows, and an interactive workspace that enables collaboration between data scientists, data engineers, and business analysts.

5-Minute Quickstarts

Learn how to create an Azure Databricks workspace, a Spark cluster, and then to run jobs using:

Step-by-Step Tutorials

Learn how to work with Azure Databricks:

  1. Stream data from Event Hubs using Azure Databricks
  2. Sentiment analysis using Azure Databricks and Cognitive Services
  3. Import data from Azure Storage
  4. Work with notebooks
  5. Run Spark jobs
  6. Use Spark data sources