AWS Lake Formation
Developer Guide

AWS Glue Features in Lake Formation

AWS Lake Formation is built on AWS Glue, and the services interact in the following ways:

  • Lake Formation and AWS Glue share the same Data Catalog.

  • The following Lake Formation console features invoke the AWS Glue console:

  • The workflows generated when you use a Lake Formation blueprint are AWS Glue workflows. You can view and manage these workflows in both the Lake Formation console and the AWS Glue console.

  • Machine learning transforms are provided with Lake Formation and are built on AWS Glue API operations. You create and manage machine learning transforms on the AWS Glue console. For more information, see Machine Learning Transforms in the AWS Glue Developer Guide.