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Databricks is a company developing a unified data analytics platform. It enables data teams to process data in the cloud and power AI with that data. The platform also provides faster time-to-value by creating analytic workflows that go from ETL (extract, transform, load) and interactive exploration to production. The company serves advertising and marketing technology, energy and utilities, enterprise technology and software, government, financial services, and gaming industries.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitedatabricks.com
Employee Ratings4.8
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)2,192(+7%)
Job Openings239
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Databricks

Ali Ghodsi

Ali Ghodsi

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Ion Stoica

Ion Stoica

Co–founder and Executive Chairman
Matei Zaharia

Matei Zaharia

Co–founder and Chief Technologist
Patrick Wendell

Patrick Wendell

Co–founder and VP of Engineering
Reynold Xin

Reynold Xin

Co–founder and Chief Architect
Andy Konwinski

Andy Konwinski

Co–founder and VP of Product Management
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Databricks Office Locations

Databricks has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Mountain View, Plano and in 12 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
160 Spear St 13th Floor, San Francisco
McLean, VA, US
1660 International Dr #600
Mountain View, CA, US
100 W Evelyn Ave UNIT 210
Plano, TX, US
7300 Lone Star Dr
Scottsdale, AZ, US
7272 E Indian School Rd
Melbourne, AU
222 Exhibition St
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Databricks Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Databricks total Funding

$1.9 b

Databricks latest funding size

$1 b

Time since last funding

4 months ago

Databricks investors

Databricks's latest funding round in February 2021 was reported to be $1 b. In total, Databricks has raised $1.9 b. Databricks's latest valuation is reported to be $28 b.
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Databricks Revenue

Market valuation

28.0b
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Databricks Operating Metrics

Databricks's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 5 k in Oct, 2019.
Oct, 2019Sep, 2020Dec, 2020

ARR

$425 m

Enterprise Customers

5 k

Patents (US)

16

Trademarks and Trademark Applications

4
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Databricks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RedashJune 24, 2020

Databricks Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Databricks Online and Social Media Presence

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Databricks Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    B

    73/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    72/100

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Databricks News and Updates

The CEO of $28 billion Databricks explains how its new bet on helping users share their data will make the AI industry 'take off, really explode'

Summary List PlacementArtificial intelligence can be an elitist industry favoring big companies with big budgets. This week, Ali Ghodsi, the CEO of $28 billion startup Databricks, made a huge bet on the mass adoption of artificial intelligence by all kinds of enterprises, large and small.  "I thin…

ThoughtSpot adds support for Databricks ‘lakehouse’ to analytics platform

ThoughtSpot adds support for Databricks data lakes based on the Apache Spark framework for analyzing data.

Qlik Expands Strategic Partnership with Databricks with Support for Delta Sharing

New Open Model for Sharing Data Expands Joint Customer Ability to Democratize and Collaborate on Data Across their Entire Stakeholder Ecosystem New Open Model for Sharing Data Expands Joint Customer Ability to Democratize and Collaborate on Data Across their Entire Stakeholder Ecosystem

Databricks is on track for $1 billion in revenue in 2022, investor says

Crunching data in the cloud became more appealing during the pandemic. That's been good for Databricks, which has won backing from Amazon, Microsoft and Google.

HVR Partners with Databricks to Drive Business Value with Real-Time Data Delivery

HVR’s Foundational Replication Solution Integrates with Databricks Lakehouse Platform to Empower Organizations with the Freshest Data Available for Analytics and AI HVR’s Foundational Replication Solution Integrates with Databricks Lakehouse Platform to Empower Organizations with the Freshest Data A…

Kythera Labs Partners with Databricks to Deliver More Accurate, Complete Insights to Healthcare and Life Sciences Companies

FRANKLIN, Tenn., May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kythera Labs announced today its new partnership with Databricks, the data and AI company that recently received Series G funding of $1 billion in response to the rapid adoption of its lakehouse platform. Kythera Labs is Databricks' first OEM...
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Databricks Blogs

Don’t Miss These Top 10 Announcements From Data + AI Summit

The 2021 Data + AI Summit was filled with so many exciting announcements for open source and Databricks, talks from top-tier creators across the industry (such as Rajat Monga, co-creator of TensorFlow) and guest luminaries like Bill Nye, Malala Yousafzai and the NASA Mars Rover team. You can watch t…

Time Series Data Analytics in Financial Services with Databricks and KX

This is a guest co-authored post. We thank Connor Gervin, partner engineering lead, KX, for his contributions. KX recently announced a partnership with Databricks making it possible to cover all the use cases for high-speed time-series data analytics. Today we’re going to explain the integration opt…

Databricks Announces 2021 North America Partner Awards

The Databricks Partner Ecosystem of over 450 partners globally are critical to building and delivering the best data and AI solutions in the world. We are proud to collaborate with our partners and recognize that success of our joint customers is the result of mutual commitment and investments in tr…

Announcing LabelSpark, the Labelbox Connector on Databricks

This is a guest authored post by Nick Lee, partnership integration lead, at Labelbox Large data lakes typically house a combination of structured and unstructured data. Data teams often use Apache Spark™ to analyze structured data, but may struggle to apply the same analysis to unstructured, unlabel…

Summit This Week: 29+ Talks on Deep Learning, MLOps, NLP and Other Machine Learning Topics

The Data + AI Summit happening this week had its origins as the Spark + AI Summit, but we thought it was important to expand the conference due to the convergence of data topics we’ve been seeing in the community. The Summit now covers all things data — from data science and data engineering to... T…

Security Best Practices for AWS on Databricks

The Databrick Lakehouse Platform is the world’s first lakehouse architecture — an open, unified platform to enable all of your analytics workloads. A lakehouse enables true cross-functional collaboration across data teams of data engineers, data scientists, ML engineers, analysts and more. In this a…
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Databricks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Databricks founded?

    Databricks was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Databricks key executives?

    Databricks's key executives are Ali Ghodsi, Ion Stoica and Matei Zaharia.

  • How many employees does Databricks have?

    Databricks has 2,192 employees.

  • Who are Databricks competitors?

    Competitors of Databricks include Reflexion Health, DataStax and Cloudera.

  • Where is Databricks headquarters?

    Databricks headquarters is located at 160 Spear St 13th Floor, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Databricks offices?

    Databricks has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Mountain View, Plano and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does Databricks have?

    Databricks has 16 offices.