Databricks for R developers

This section provides a guide to developing notebooks in Databricks using the R language.

R APIs

Databricks supports two APIs that provide an R interface to Apache Spark: SparkR and sparklyr.

SparkR

These articles provide an introduction and reference for SparkR.

sparklyr

This article provides an introduction to sparklyr.

Visualizations

Databricks R notebooks supports various types of visualizations using the display function.

Tools

In addition to Databricks notebooks, you can also use the following R developer tools:

Resources