Elasticsearch is a highly scalable open-source full-text search and analytics engine. It allows you to store, search, and analyze large volumes of data quickly and in near real time. It has been widely adopted by the biggest tech names, major world-renowned brands and research institutes alike. This list includes companies like Ebay, Linkedin, Facebook, Netflix, slack, Uber.
Elasticsearch is well-suited to the following use cases:
• Log analytics
• Real-time application monitoring
• Clickstream analytics
• Search backend
• Security monitoring and analytics
• Microservices analysis/monitoring
• Container monitoring
Instaclustr is organizing a multi-part webinar series on Elasticsearch with an aim to help you in your journey of learning and making the best use of Elasticsearch.
In part-1 of this series, we will start with Introduction to Elasticsearch, look at Elasticsearch basics and use cases, compare it with other search engine and RDBMS for good and bad, we will then talk about Open Distro to Elasticsearch which is 100% open source distribution of Elasticsearch with advanced security, alerting, deep performance analysis, and more.