Introducing Ilum UI v3: An Enhanced User Interface Experience

With this update, we've taken user feedback to heart and made significant improvements to the Ilum interface, making it even easier and more intuitive to manage your Spark sessions and jobs. We believe that a seamless user experience is the key to unlocking the full potential of Apache Spark and Kubernetes, and that's exactly what we're delivering with our enhanced UI.
Our team has been hard at work, refining every aspect of the user interface to ensure a smooth and efficient workflow. We've revamped the layout, simplified navigation, and added new features that will make interacting with Ilum a breeze. Whether you're a seasoned data scientist or just getting started with Spark, UI v3 will empower you to unleash the full power of your data with ease and confidence.

Introducing Embedded Jupyter Notebook in Ilum

We are thrilled to announce the latest update to our Ilum platform - the introduction of the "Embedded Notebook" feature! 🚀
At Ilum, we are always striving to enhance your experience and make your data analysis journey seamless. With the new Embedded Notebook, we are taking your productivity to the next level. Say goodbye to switching between multiple tools and platforms - now you can access a Jupyter notebook directly within our user-friendly web interface.
Imagine the convenience of having all your data exploration, visualization, and machine learning tasks in one place. No more juggling between different applications or wasting time on tedious setup. With our Embedded Notebook, you can seamlessly transition from exploring your data to building models, all within the familiar Ilum environment.

This feature will be a part of version 6.0.0

Introducing Python Spark Jobs Support

We are thrilled to announce the latest enhancement to Ilum - Python Spark Jobs support! 🚀
At Ilum, we are committed to providing a user-friendly and versatile data processing platform. With this new feature, we are broadening our usability by allowing Python-based Spark jobs. Now, data scientists and developers who prefer Python can leverage Ilum to process big data, perform machine learning tasks, and more, all within their preferred language environment.
Our goal has always been to make data processing as straightforward as possible, and this update takes us one step further. By extending Ilum's capabilities to include Python, we are making our platform more inclusive and catering to the needs of a wider range of users.
With Python Spark Jobs support, you can now seamlessly integrate Python code into your Spark sessions managed through Ilum. Say goodbye to the hassle of switching between different language environments or learning new programming languages. Whether you are a Python enthusiast or have existing Python-based workflows, Ilum has got you covered.
As you know, Ilum sets a new standard in integrating Apache Spark with Kubernetes. With Python support, we are revolutionizing data processing by giving you the flexibility to choose your preferred language without compromising on performance or ease of use. Connect to your Kubernetes cluster, submit Python Spark jobs, and monitor them effortlessly using our user-friendly web interface or REST API.
Stay tuned for more exciting updates as we continue to enhance Ilum and empower you to unlock the full potential of your data with ease. We appreciate your valuable feedback and encourage you to reach out to us with any suggestions or questions.
Thank you for being a part of the Ilum community! 🌟

Introducing Airflow Integration: Streamlined Orchestration for Ilum

Hey Ilum users! We've got some exciting news to share with you today. We are thrilled to announce the latest update to our product that will take your big data tasks to new heights: the integration of Apache Airflow with Ilum!
Introducing "Airflow integration" - a game-changer feature that brings streamlined orchestration, management, and monitoring of data pipelines right to your fingertips. With just a flick of a switch, the `airflow.enabled=true` flag in our Ilum Helm chart will deploy Apache Airflow alongside Ilum, creating seamless connections and interfaces required for integration.
So, what does this mean for you? It means that complex big data tasks and workflows just got a whole lot simpler. With Airflow integration, you can easily manage and monitor your data pipelines between Airflow and Ilum, all in one place. No more jumping between different tools or drowning in a sea of logs - everything you need is now at your fingertips.
At Ilum, we believe in making your life easier. That's why we set out to create a product that eliminates the need for executing commands via CLI or spending endless hours searching for errors in logs. And now, with Airflow integration, we're taking it a step further by offering you a streamlined solution for orchestrating your data pipelines.