Artis Consulting Deepens Commitment to Azure Databricks with Apache® Spark™ - 2.X Certifications

Richardson, TX - February 13, 2019 - Artis Consulting, L.P. is proud to announce the attainment of five Apache® Spark™ - 2.X Certifications, deepening our commitment to the Azure Databricks platform. With our premier partnership with Databricks, Artis joins a growing group of professionals who have demonstrated they are dedicated to a higher standard in the industry. The certification gives our customers confidence to engage an experienced partner with proven implementation and certification track record.

These certifications validate Artis’ overall knowledge on Apache® Spark™ and assures our professionals are up-to-date with the most up-to-date technologies in the big data solution space. The Spark Certification Test covers a series of randomly generated questions focused on topics such as Spark ML, GraphFrames, Spark SQL, Spark architecture, etc.

“Microsoft’s commitment to Databricks as a first party platform-as-a-service along with a strong integration roadmap with other Azure Services will strengthen Databricks position as a key Data Engineering and Data Science technology for many years to come.” – Jeff Johnston, Data & AI Practice Lead

About Databricks

Databricks’ mission is to accelerate innovation for its customers by unifying Data Science, Engineering and Business. Founded by the original creators of Apache Spark, Databricks provides a Unified Analytics Platform for data science teams to collaborate with data engineering and lines of business to build data products. Users achieve faster time-to-value with Databricks by creating analytic workflows that go from ETL and interactive exploration to production. The company also makes it easier for its users to focus on their data by providing a fully managed, scalable, and secure cloud infrastructure that reduces operational complexity and total cost of ownership. Databricks, venture-backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Coatue Management, Microsoft, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Battery Ventures, Green Bay Ventures, and Geodesic, among others, has a global customer base that includes Viacom, Shell and HP.

About Artis Consulting

Artis Consulting is a professional services firm dedicated to delivering Data, AI, IoT & Intelligent Application solutions that provide the right information, to the right person, at the right time.  With our business-centric approach, Artis Consulting helps our clients transform their organizations through improved insight and productivity.

Founded in 2002, Artis Consulting is part of the Microsoft Partner Network and holds numerous Gold and Silver Competencies across Data Analytics, Data Platform, Cloud Platform, Application Development and Productivity solutions. We bring experience and expertise focused solely on helping companies like yours leverage corporate information for improved performance. For more information visit www.ArtisConsulting.com or contact us at (972) 702-9500.