Jupyter vs. Databricks Notebooks

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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Jupyter

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Project Jupyter exists to develop open-source software, open-standards, and services for interactive computing across dozens of programming languages. There's a number of vendors offering Jupyter notebooks as a managed service.

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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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Jupyter Databricks Notebooks
License Open Source Proprietary
Ease of setup Local (easy) or on a server (hard) Fully managed
Native integrations N/A Data ingest tools
Collaboration Using git Real-time
Versioning Using git Native
Reproducibility Problematic Environment
Notebooks as products Plugins & python packages Scheduled runs