Presented by Jordan Sissel at the Inaugural Elasticsearch Los Angeles Meetup on January 16, 2013.
Description: Learn about all the different ways Elasticsearch is used in the wild. From use in traditional documents search, IT log analytics, and geographical data, to statistical applications and nosql storage, Elasticsearch has found success in a wide variety of use cases. This talk will cover as many use cases as I can fit and will highlight why those use cases are made successful by features Elasticsearch.
About Jordan: Jordan is the project lead on logstash, an event transport and processing tool that works great with Elasticsearch. He has been using Elasticsearch mainly for log analysis for 4 years and joined the Elasticsearch team last year to help grow logstash. Outside of work, he is a father with two awesome kids and an amazing wife.