Dashboards for Databricks

Metabase makes it easy for everyone to build a dashboard for Databricks.

What’s a Databricks dashboard?

A dashboard for monitoring the Databricks orchestration platform for Apache Spark. See how you can better manage clusters and Spark applications while monitoring storage and processing.

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Why build a dashboard for Databricks?

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Everything in one place

Get everyone on the same page by collecting your most important metrics into a single view.

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Share your perspective

Take your data wherever it needs to go by embedding it in your internal wikis, websites, and content.

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Unlock exploration

Empower your team to measure their own progress and explore new paths to achieve their goals.

What should I track on my dashboard for Databricks?

Every team is different, but sometimes it helps to start with some examples. Here are our top 8 Databricks metrics to start tracking on your dashboards.

Top 8 Databricks monitoring metrics

  • Jobs by status
  • Jobs by stages
  • Job tasks
  • CPU utilization
  • System load
  • System memory
  • Shuffle read/write records
  • Stage input/output records

How to use Metabase to build Databricks dashboards

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Invite your team and start building dashboards—no SQL required.

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