Learn about upcoming Databricks releases.
After January 31st, 2024, Databricks will remove legacy notebook Git integrations. This feature has been in legacy status for more than two years, and a deprecation notice has been displayed in the product UI since November 2023.
Databricks plans to remove the Admin view tab from listing pages for queries, dashboards, and alerts. Workspace admins automatically have CAN MANAGE permissions on workspace objects, so all queries, dashboards, and alerts can be accessed from the All tab on each listing page.
Databricks plans to transition the support ticket submission experience from
help.databricks.com to the help menu in the Databricks workspace. Support ticket submission via
help.databricks.com will be deprecated. You’ll still view and triage your tickets at
The in-product experience, which is available if your organization has a Databricks Support contract, integrates with Databricks Assistant to help address your issues quickly without having to submit a ticket.
To access the in-product experience, click the help icon , and then click Create Support Ticket or type “I need help” into the assistant.
The Contact support modal opens.
Databricks plans to remove JDK 8 support with the next major Databricks Runtime version, when Spark 4.0 releases. Databricks plans to remove JDK 11 support with the next LTS version of Databricks Runtime 14.x.
Databricks plans to add new charts to the SQL editor, SQL dashboards, and notebooks. This change will bring faster chart rendering performance, improved colors, and faster interactivity. See New chart visualizations in Databricks
Databricks plans to enable favorites functionality in the workspace. You’ll be able to save content such as notebooks, dashboards, experiments, and queries to a list of favorites, and then access your favorites from the homepage.
Databricks Runtime plans to upgrade the sqlite-jdbc version from 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206 in all Databricks Runtime maintenance releases. The APIs of version 220.127.116.11 are not fully compatible with 18.104.22.168. Confirm your methods and return type use version 22.214.171.124.
If you are using sqlite-jdbc in your code, check the sqlite-jdbc compatibility report.