Alex Brasetvik is a founder and senior software engineer at Found AS – a company whose primary product is a hosted Elasticsearch service. Before Found, Alex earned his Master in Computer Science at NTNU, with an emphasis on database- and search engines. He has spent the past eight years on problem solving and solutions related to search, focusing on Elasticsearch in the last three years.
About Hans Terje Bakke:
Hans Terje Bakke has been working with search technology in Comperio for the last 8 years. Prior to that he has worked with Internet service development at UNINETT, object databases and visualization technology in Computer Associates, was VP of Operations in Funcom and started another game development company. He has a Master in Software Engineering from NTH (former NTNU).
About Shay Banon:
Shay Banon is the creator of Elasticsearch, the open source, distributed, RESTful, search and analytics engine. Before creating Elasticsearch, Shay spent more than a decade building complex distributed systems and open source search solutions.