January 2023

These features and Databricks platform improvements were released in January 2023.

Note

Releases are staged. Your Databricks account may not be updated until a week or more after the initial release date.

New account console home screen provides better account management experience

January 26, 2023

Admins can use the new account console home screen to better navigate between Databricks products.

Account users can update email preferences in the account console

January 23, 2023

You can now update instructional product and feature email preferences in your Databricks account console. For more information, see Manage email preferences.

All information about region support is consolidated onto one page

January 20, 2023

A new supported regions article consolidates all information about supported regions, including:

  • Region-specific feature support

  • IP addresses, domains, and endpoints for allow lists and custom network configurations

You can also switch between the AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud version of this article using the documentation site’s cloud switcher.

Databricks Runtime 12.1 and Databricks Runtime 12.1 ML are GA

January 19, 2023

Databricks Runtime 12.1 and Databricks Runtime 12.1 ML are now generally available.

See Databricks Runtime 12.1 and Databricks Runtime 12.1 for Machine Learning.

Cluster policies now support limiting the max number of clusters per user

January 18, 2023

You can now use cluster policies to restrict the number of clusters a user can create. For more information, see restrict the number of clusters per user.

Databricks Terraform provider updated to version 1.9.0

January 17, 2023

Version 1.9.0 adds a new databricks_mws_credentials data source, includes fixes to the databricks_sql_endpoint and databricks_sql_permissions resources, and more. For more details, see the changelog for version 1.9.0.

Partner Connect supports connecting to Privacera

January 12-19, 2023

You can now easily create a connection between Privacera and your Databricks workspace using Partner Connect. For more information, see Connect to Privacera using Partner Connect.

Databricks Terraform provider updated to version 1.8.0

January 10, 2023

Version 1.8.0 includes new resources such as databricks_instance_pool, databricks_provider for Delta Sharing, and databricks_permission_assignment. Several existing resources are improved. For more details, see the changelog for version 1.8.0.

Databricks Runtime 12.1 (Beta)

January 9, 2023

Databricks Runtime 12.1 and Databricks Runtime 12.1 ML are now available as Beta releases.

See Databricks Runtime 12.1 and Databricks Runtime 12.1 for Machine Learning.

Partner Connect supports Sigma

January 9-17, 2022

You can now easily create a connection between Sigma and your Databricks workspace using Partner Connect. For more information, see Connect to Sigma using Partner Connect.

New left and right sidebars in Databricks notebooks

January 5-12, 2023

We have added left and right sidebars to the Databricks notebook. You can now find the notebook’s table of contents in the left-hand sidebar, and you can find comments, MLflow experiments, and the notebook revision history in the right-hand sidebar.