ElasticSearch

Get Started with Amazon Elasticsearch Service: Set CloudWatch Alarms on Key Metrics | Amazon Web Services

While supporting the many thousands of Amazon Elasticsearch Service (Amazon ES) domains for our customers, our team has amassed significant …

Cloud Computing

Elastic Search 6.0: not that new, but quite improved

Elastic Search is an open source platform that is about a lot more than just search. It entails a whole stack of solutions and is growing rapidly. …

Cloud Computing

Elasticsearch 6.0.0 GA released

One of the biggest features in the 6.0 release is sequence IDs, which allows for operations-based shard recovery. Previously, if a node disconnected …

Cloud Computing

The Apple Toolchain

A brief list of common tools used to manage Apple devices. Do you use something that isn’t on this list? Comment it and I’ll try and add it! In order …

Software

Elastic buys VC-backed Swiftype

<b>Elastic</b> has acquired San Francisco-based <b>Swiftype</b>, a provider of search software. No financial terms were disclosed. Swiftype is backed by <b>Y Combinator</b> …

Investing

Elasticsearch API 101

One of the great things about Elasticsearch is its extensive REST API which allows you to integrate, manage, and query the indexed data in countless …

Software Development

FireMon Security Manager and Risk Analyzer product review | SC Media US

• SC Media US ><br>• Reviews ><br>• FireMon Security Manager and Risk Analyzer<p>November 01, 2017<p>Product Information<p>FireMon Security Manager and Risk …

Project Management

Dashboard pushers: Dark here in containerised server land, innit sysadmins?

<b>Analysis</b> Where the heck am I going? Being a sysadmin in a containerised environment can be like driving a car in fog with no lights and no …

Dremio: Simpler and faster data analytics

<i>Jacques Nadeau is the CTO and cofounder of Dremio.</i>Now is a great time to be a developer. Over the past decade, decisions about technology have moved …

Big Data

Aggregate and Index Data into Elasticsearch Using Logstash and JDBC

In my previous posts (here and here), I showed you how to index data into Elasticsearch from a SQL DB using JDBC and Elasticsearch JDBC importer …

DevOps

The net's a sprawling data mire – Webhose.io sprays away the gunk

Webhose.io turns the undrinkable torrent of web text data into sippable glasses filtered just for you.<p>Suppose you want to find all mentions on the …

Red Hat

Provisioning ElasticSearch Clusters on AWS With Infrastructor

Infrastructor is a server provisioning and automation framework written in Groovy. This article describes how to automate the provisioning of a small …

Cloud Computing

Putting Jenkins Build Logs Into Dockerized ELK Stack

Today we are going to look at managing Jenkins build logs in a dockerized environment.Normally, in order to view the build logs in Jenkins, all you …

DevOps

Speeding Up Search on Big WordPress Sites with Elasticsearch

Large sites with a lot of content can easily get bogged down when people try to find content. Every time someone uses the “Search” box on your site, …

WordPress

Alibaba Is Adding This Key Technology to Its Growing Cloud

Alibaba, the Chinese cloud computing and e-commerce giant, will soon offer Elasticsearch search services to software developers in that country.<p>Think …

Google Cloud Platform

NFL player personal data found on open Elasticsearch server

NFL players may not mind having their views on social issues known, but they are probably not happy that a publicly accessible database has been …

NFL Players Association

Unsecured ElasticSearch Server Exposed Data on 1,133 NFL Players

Security researchers, and what appears to be at least one hacker, have found an ElasticSearch server left exposed online that was hosting information …

Security

Oracle Announces PeopleSoft Innovators

At the PeopleSoft general session today at Oracle OpenWorld, Paco Aubrejuan, Senior Vice President, recognized the first of many PeopleSoft …

University of New South Wales

Vespa. Big data. Real time.

Feature<p>Vespa<p>Elastic Search<p>Relational Databases<p>ACID transactions<p>•••<p>Optimized for analytics<p>•••<p>••<p>Optimized for serving<p>•••<p>•<p>••<p>Scalable<p>•••<p>••<p>•<p>Easy to …

SQL Solution to Elasticsearch

Developers today have a lot of storage options for building strategic new apps, including JSON databases like Elasticsearch. These new technologies …

DevOps

How many shards should I have in my Elasticsearch cluster? | Elastic

Elasticsearch is a very versatile platform, that supports a variety of use cases, and provides great flexibility around data organisation and …

Databases

Neo4j, Geo Spatial and let’s make this a little easier

Tools like ElasticSearch or MongoDB have pretty elegant ways to do simple geospatial searches, e.g. show me a list of “X” within “Y”.<p>However, if you …

Databases

Measuring duration time of a task/process with elasticsearch/kibana

I have a task/process that I’m monitoring with elasticsearch, this process sends signals of activity to a log file (i.e. some download happening with …

Time Management

Distributed Watch Execution in Elasticsearch 6.0 | Elastic

<i>Try this feature today. Download the 6.0.0 preview release to become a Pioneer.</i><p>Ever since introducing watcher in Elasticsearch 1.x we had one big …

DevOps

Elasticsearch by Example: Part 4

We refactor our solution for faceted queries to make it more scalable.<p>This article is part of a series, starting with <i>Elasticsearch by Example: Part …

Shoddily-set-up Elastisearch hosting point-of-sale malware

Lazily-configured software has again created a security incident, this time resulting in 4,000 instances of open source analytics and search tool …

Security

Elasticsearch by Example: Part 3

Using <i>Elasticsearch’s</i> search feature, we solve the facet search problem.<p>This article is part of a series, starting with <i>Elasticsearch by Example: Part …

Data Science

Region Maps

With version 5.5, two new visualization types made their way into Kibana, Region Maps and Gauge charts. Admittingly, our attentive readers may …

GIS

Elasticsearch by Example: Part 1

I started an e-commerce-like project and found myself falling (still falling) down the rabbit-hole of <i>Elasticsearch</i><i>.</i> Thought to share my experience …

Data Science

Elasticsearch by Example: Part 2

Having convinced ourselves that <i>Elasticsearch</i> was the solution to our faceted search functionality problem, we learn the basics of using it.<p>This …

Cloud Computing