SESSION

Upgrading to Unity Catalog With Ease, Using UCX

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OVERVIEW

EXPERIENCEIn Person
TYPEBreakout
TRACKData Governance
TECHNOLOGIESDatabricks Experience (DBX), Governance
SKILL LEVELIntermediate
DURATION40 min

The Databricks-developed UCX project aims to optimize the Unity Catalog (UC) upgrade process, ensuring a seamless transition for businesses. This project is designed to minimize business disruptions during upgrades, reduce both the complexity and cost associated with the upgrade process, and maximize the automation of upgrade-related tasks by adhering to best practices. This session will delve into various aspects of the UCX project including the installation and configuration of UCX, the use of the UCX Assessment Dashboard to reduce upgrade risks and prepare effectively for a UC upgrade, and the automation of key components such as Group Upgrades, Table and Views Upgrades, and Code Migration involving SQL and Python through UCX. Attendees will gain comprehensive insights into leveraging UCX for a streamlined and efficient upgrade process.

SESSION SPEAKERS

Liran Bareket

/Product Specialist - Governance
Databricks