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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.) (Sept 2021)2,604(+7%)
Job Openings353
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

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 11 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
60 Spear St 13th Floor, San Francisco
McLean, VA, US
1660 International Dr #600
Mountain View, CA, US
Castro Station, 100 W Evelyn Ave UNIT 210
Plano, TX, US
7300 Lone Star Dr
Sydney, AU
383 George St
Toronto, CA
150 King St W 306 03
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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

8 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

A

91/100

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Databricks Online and Social Media Presence

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Databricks Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    78/100

  • Diversity

    C

    68/100

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Databricks News and Updates

Databricks announces closing of its $1.6B funding round

Databricks Inc. today announced the final closing of the $1.6 billion funding round it first disclosed last month and revealed a notable new detail: All three of the industry’s top cloud providers participated in the investment.  The $1.6 billion round values Databricks at a hefty $38 billion. It’s…

Databricks racks up $38bn valuation after catching fresh investor eyes

Data and artificial intelligence firm Databricks has racked up an eyewatering $38bn valuation after a fresh bout of investors piled The post Databricks racks up $38bn valuation after catching fresh investor eyes appeared first on CityAM.

Morgan Stanley leads $1.6 billion round in Databricks

Databricks, the Data and AI company, today announced a $1.6 Billion round of funding to accelerate innovation and adoption of the data lakehouse, as the data architecture’s popularity across data-driven organizations continues to grow at a rapid pace.

Daily Crunch: Databricks reaches $38B billion valuation with $1.6B Series H

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Databricks raises $1.6B at $38B valuation as it blasts past $600M ARR

The company views its market as a new technology category. Databricks calls the technology a data “lakehouse,” a mashup of data lake and data warehouse.

Databricks expands its data lake analytics with $1.5B funding

Databricks, a provider of big data analytics and AI solutions, has raised $1.5 billion at a $38 billion post-money valuation.
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Databricks Blogs

Extracting Oncology Insights From Real-world Clinical Data With NLP

Preview the solution accelerator notebooks referenced in this blog online or get started right away by downloading and importing the notebooks into your Databricks account. Cancer is the leading cause of death and disease in the U.S., and  the numbers are staggering with nearly 2 million new cases o…

Managing Model Ensembles With MLflow

In machine learning, an ensemble is a collection of diverse models that provide more predictive power together than any single model would on its own. The outputs of multiple learning algorithms are combined through a process of averaging or voting, resulting in potentially a better prediction for a…

Part 1: Implementing CI/CD on Databricks Using Databricks Notebooks and Azure DevOps

Discussed code can be found here. This is the first part of a two-part series of blog posts that show how to configure and build end-to-end MLOps solutions on Databricks with notebooks and Repos API. This post presents a CI/CD framework on Databricks, which is based on Notebooks. The pipeline integr…

Timeliness and Reliability in the Transmission of Regulatory Reports

Managing risk and regulatory compliance is an increasingly complex and costly endeavour. Regulatory change has increased 500% since the 2008 global financial crisis and boosted the regulatory costs in the process. Given the fines associated with non-compliance and SLA breaches (banks hit an all-time…

Large Scale ETL and Lakehouse Implementation at Asurion

This is a guest post from Tomasz Magdanski, Director of Engineering, Asurion.   With its insurance and installation, repair, replacement and 24/7 support services, Asurion helps people protect, connect and enjoy the latest tech – to make life a little easier. Every day our team of 10,000 experts hel…

4 Ways AI Can Future-proof Financial Services’ Risk and Compliance

The core function of a bank is to protect assets, identify risks and mitigate losses by protecting customers from fraud, money laundering and other financial crimes. In today’s interconnected and digital world, managing risk and regulatory compliance is an increasingly complex and costly endeavour. …
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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 2,604 employees.

  • Who are Databricks competitors?

    Competitors of Databricks include Reflexion Health, DataStax and Cloudera.

  • Where is Databricks headquarters?

    Databricks headquarters is located at 60 Spear St 13th Floor, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Databricks offices?

    Databricks has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Mountain View, Plano and in 11 other locations.

  • How many offices does Databricks have?

    Databricks has 15 offices.