Building a Semantic Lakehouse with AtScale and Databricks

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AtScale Intelligently Leverages Databricks to Accelerate BI and AI/ML Programs on the Lakehouse

The Databricks Lakehouse architecture is a revolution in cloud data management that supports enterprise data science and analytics programs. The ability to support Data Warehousing, Data Engineering, Data Streaming, and Data Science on a single platform is the foundation for democratizing data across the organization.

The AtScale Semantic Layer provides the agility, consistency, and control needed to scale enterprise BI and AI/ML.

The Power of AtScale and Databricks

AtScale delivers a business-oriented semantic layer that sits on top of the Databricks Lakehouse. AtScale provides live, high performance query access to data stored in the Delta Lake for both BI and AI/ML teams. Teams spend more time delivering insights, less time manipulating data and managing multiple data platforms.

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AtScale helps Databricks customers build world-class BI and AI/ML programs while leveraging the full flexibility and capability of Databricks lakehouse.

The AtScale on Databricks Advantage

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Semantic Layer

Establish a single view of critical business metrics and establish common analytics vocabulary across all data consumers.

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No-Code Modeling

Build sophisticated models across disparate data sources with no SQL. Rapidly iterate models that can be shared across analysis teams.

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Semantic Lakehouse

Support both BI and AI/ML use cases on a single Lakehouse Platform, removing the need for optional serving layers and additional data warehouses.

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Security and Governance

Extend role-based security and governance policies of source data to analytics consumption.

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Bring your Own BI

Access AtScale models from your existing tools including Tableau, Power BI, Excel, and Looker.

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AI/ML Ready

Access governed data sets from semantic layer with python. Publish model results back to semantic layer for distribution in BI dashboards.

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Integrate New Data Sources

Enhance analyses with external data sources by blending enterprise data with third-party cloud data services within the AtScale model.


AtScale enables smarter decision-making by accelerating the flow of data-driven insights. The company’s semantic layer platform simplifies, accelerates, and extends business intelligence and data science capabilities for enterprise customers across all industries.