Databricks Notebooks vs. Nextjournal

The comparison of the two data science notebooks. Both of them are great tools!

The table below summarizes some of the main differences.

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Databricks Notebooks

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A notebook is a web-based interface to a document that contains runnable code, visualizations, and narrative text.

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Nextjournal

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Runs anything you can put into a Docker container. Improve your workflow with polyglot notebooks, automatic versioning and real-time collaboration. Save time and money with on-demand provisioning, including GPU support.

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Databricks Notebooks Nextjournal
License Proprietary Proprietary
Ease of setup Fully managed Fully managed
Native integrations Data ingest tools Secrets, buckets
Collaboration Real-time Real-time
Versioning Native Native
Reproducibility Environment Environment
Notebooks as products Scheduled runs Articles