What is Databricks Marketplace?


This feature is in Public Preview.

This article introduces Databricks Marketplace, an open forum for exchanging data products. Databricks Marketplace takes advantage of Delta Sharing to give data providers the tools to share data products securely and data consumers the power to explore and expand their access to the data and data services they need.

Marketplace home page

How do consumers get access to data in Databricks Marketplace?

To find a data product you want on the Databricks Marketplace, simply browse or search provider listings and request access to the data products that you want. Some data products are available immediately, as soon as you request them and agree to terms. Others might require provider approval and transaction completion using provider interfaces. In either case, the Delta Sharing protocol that powers the Marketplace ensures that you can access shared data securely.

Get started accessing data products

To access data products on Databricks Marketplace during the preview, you must have a Databricks account and workspace. To learn how to get started, see Request and access data products in Databricks Marketplace.

How do providers list data products in Databricks Marketplace?

Databricks Marketplace gives data providers a secure platform for sharing data products that data scientists and analysts can use to help their organizations succeed. Databricks Marketplace uses Delta Sharing to provide security and control over your shared data. You can share public data, free sample data, and commercialized data offerings. In addition to datasets, you can also share Databricks notebooks and other content to demonstrate use cases and show customers how to take full advantage of your data products.

Get started listing data products

To list your data products on Databricks Marketplace, you must:

To learn how to get started, see List your data product in Databricks Marketplace.

View a demo

This video introduces Databricks Marketplace, shows how consumers access listings, and demonstrates how providers create them.