What is Helium?
Helium is a plugin system that can extend Zeppelin a lot. For example, you can write custom display system or install already published one in Helium Online Registry.
Currently, Helium supports 4 types of package.
- Helium Visualization: Adding a new chart type
- Helium Spell: Adding new interpreter, display system running on browser
- Helium Application
- Helium Interpreter: Adding a new custom interpreter
Zeppelin ships with several builtin helium plugins which is located in $ZEPPELIN_HOME/heliums. If you want to try more types of heliums plugins,
you can configure
zeppelin.helium.registry to be
helium,https://s3.amazonaws.com/helium-package/helium.json in zeppelin-site.xml.
https://s3.amazonaws.com/helium-package/helium.json will be updated regularly.