Elastic meetup with CA Technologies – Getting Started with Elasticsearch

New York City

Nov 2, 2017, 10:00 PM – Nov 3, 2017, 1:00 AM


About this event

Join us for our next meetup on Thursday, November 2 at CA Technologies' office. Food and beverages will be provided. 

Thank you to CA Technologies for hosting us! 

Leveraging Elasticsearch as the foundation of a Digital Experience Analytics Platform

In this session, we will discuss our experiences in creating a highly performant, scalable, and real-time data ingestion and processing analytics platform. We will review our architecture, usage, lessons learned, and recommended best practices working with Elastic technology. CA’s Analytics Platform models a Lambda Architecture with the use of a combination of open source technologies such as Kafka, Elasticsearch, Apache Spark, and HDFS. It was built to ingests large amounts of application trace files, metrics, session navigation details, and other UX data in real time from mobile devices and web applications to capture a holistic view of customer experience to developers and business stake holders.

Bryan Whitmarsh is a Sr. Principal Product Manager in the Agile Operations business unit at CA Technologies. Bryan is primarily focused on external facing Product Management actives. As a CA Champion he is very active in the CA Communities as well as various public communities. He lives in Idaho and loves the outdoors. 

Getting Started with Elasticsearch

Elasticsearch is at the heart of the popular open source Elastic Stack. The level of experience our meetup attendees have with Elastic can vary widely, so sometimes it's good to go back to the basics and that's what we'll be doing at this meetup!

• What is Elasticsearch?

• What problems are people solving with Elasticsearch?

• Examples of how to load data into and run search queries against Elasticsearch

• Using Kibana to quickly visualize data in Elasticsearch

Peter Kim is a Solutions Architect at Elastic with over 10 years of experience architecting and developing search applications with Endeca, MarkLogic, and core Lucene. Currently, he helps organizations learn how to get real-time insights into their data using Elastic products. On his free time, Peter enjoys going on bike rides with his wife and two sons.



November 2 – 3, 2017
10:00 PM – 1:00 AM UTC

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