Setting Up Databricks SQL

Summary

This course covers the steps an administrator performs to set up Databricks SQL for a user.

Description

PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE DATABRICKS ACADEMY ON AUGUST 31, 2021. IT IS BEING REPLACED BY AWS DATABRICKS SQL ADMINISTRATION AND AZURE DATABRICKS SQL ADMINISTRATION.

Databricks SQL offers SQL users a platform for querying, analyzing, and visualizing data. This course guides an admin to configure Databricks SQL for a new user. First, you will add a user to your Databricks environment and provide access to Databricks SQL. Then, you will create and start a SQL endpoint to provide a computation resource for the user. Lastly, you will configure access to the default database for the user to run SQL commands on using the SQL endpoint.

Learning objectives

  • Add a user to your Databricks environment and provide access to Databricks SQL.

  • Create and start a SQL endpoint to provide a computation resource for the user.

  • Configure access to the default database for the user to run SQL commands on using the SQL endpoint.

Prerequisites

  • None.

Learning path

  • This course is part of the Platform Administrator learning path.

Proof of completion

  • Upon 80% completion of this course, you will receive a proof of completion.