Meetup #1 - Intro to Elasticsearch and New Features in version 1.0.x

This is a past event

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Health Market Science

2700 Horizon Drive · King of Prussia, PA

How to find us

Easy by car, look us up at 2700 Horizon Drive, King of Prussia, lots of parking. Also, just a 10 minute walk from Norristown High Speed Line Hughes Park Station.

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We're excited to launch our first meetup. We'll be covering a brief introduction to Elasticsearch, a look at new features in version 1.0.x and giving people the opportunity to meet other Elasticsearchers.

• 6pm doors open and social time

Followed by...

• Introduction

• New features in Elasticsearch 1.0.x including aggregation and APIs for cluster management

Issac will walk through some of the exciting new features of Elasticsearch 1.0.0. including aggregations. For managing a cluster the snapshot/restore and cat APIs make cluster management even easier.


Isaac Rieksts is a Senior Software Developer who has been using Elasticsearch (ES) heavily for the last year. He has designed complex data models in ES with both nested documents and parent/child relationships. He also leads the design of the deployment architecture.

James Tyack has been working in the Healthcare Data/Publishing industry for a number of years as senior developer and technical lead; designing and developing big data solutions augmented with SOLR and more recently Elasticsearch to provide data discovery and analytics capabilities.