Spark UI in notebook


When you run a SparkSession on a notebook like Jupyter or Zeppelin you don't have access to the SparkUI. Here the solution to have access.

How to

  • From the Saagie Manager launch a Jupyter Spark Python notebook or a Zeppelin notebook
  • Get or create a SparkSession (
  • Get the APPLICATION ID ("spark" is a SparkSession) :
    Example in Jupyter Python :
    • Scala : spark.sparkContext.applicationId
    • Python : spark.sparkContext.applicationId
    • Java : spark.sparkContext().applicationId(