LLMs in the lakehouse: a quantum leap forward for the public sector

Over the past few months, interest in Large Language Models (LLMs) from Public Sector agencies has skyrocketed as LLMs are fundamentally changing the expectations that people have in their interactions with computers and data. From Databricks’ point of view, practically every Public Sector customer and prospect they interact with feels a mandate to inject LLMs into their mission. Databricks’ repeatedly hear questions about what LLMs (like Databricks’ Dolly) are, what they can be used for, and how the Databricks Lakehouse will support LLM-related applications.

In this post, they will touch on these questions in the context of the unique needs, opportunities and constraints of Public Sector organizations. Databricks will also focus on the benefits of creating, owning and curating your own LLM vs adopting a technology that requires third party data sharing like ChatGPT.

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Published On: August 22, 2023
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Databricks is the data and AI company. More than 7,000 organizations worldwide — including CMS, CDC, CalHEERS, LA County and over 40% of the Fortune 500 — rely on the Databricks Lakehouse Platform to unify their data, analytics and AI. Databricks is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the globe. Founded by the original creators of Apache Spark™, Delta Lake and MLflow, Databricks is on a mission to help data teams solve the world’s toughest problems.