Delta Engine

Delta Engine is a high performance, Apache Spark compatible query engine that provides an efficient way to process data in data lakes including data stored in open source Delta Lake. Delta Engine optimizations accelerate data lake operations, supporting a variety of workloads ranging from large-scale ETL processing to ad-hoc, interactive queries. Many of these optimizations take place automatically; you get the benefits of these Delta Engine capabilities just by using Azure Databricks for your data lakes.