What's new in Cloudera Data Engineering Private Cloud

Review the new features in the Cloudera Data Engineering (CDE) service of the CDP Data Services 1.5.4 release.

Support for password protected private key to initialize the virtual cluster

You can now use the password protected private keys to initialize the virtual cluster. Currently, the password protected private keys are supported with RSA and EC algorithms only. For more information, see Initializing virtual clusters.

Support for Spark Connect session (Technical Preview)

CDE supports Spark Connect sessions which are a type of CDE sessions that expose the Spark Connect interface. Spark Connect session allows you to run Spark commands from any remote Python environment.