Genomics guide

The Databricks Unified Analytics Platform for Genomics is a platform for unified analysis of large-scale genomics data created by augmenting all capabilities of the Databricks Unified Data Analytics Platform with features offered by Databricks Runtime for Genomics.

Note

Databricks Runtime for Genomics is deprecated. Databricks is no longer building new Databricks Runtime for Genomics releases and will remove support for Databricks Runtime for Genomics on September 24, 2022, when Databricks Runtime for Genomics 7.3 LTS support ends. At that point Databricks Runtime for Genomics will no longer be available for selection when you create a cluster. For more information about the Databricks Runtime deprecation policy and schedule, see Supported Databricks runtime releases and support schedule.

Databricks Runtime for Genomics (Deprecated) offers two categories of features:

To learn how to install and manage genomics libraries on Databricks, see: