For this meetup we will have Co-Founder Simon Willnauer come over and talk about ElasticSearch. More information about Simon can be found further down. Spotify have been very kind to us and have lent their great venue at Spotify HQ to us so we can fit 200 people in for this meetup.
18:30: Registration, food and drinks.
19:00: With a hammer in your hand… ElasticSearch - Simon Willnauer
ElasticSearch combines the power of Apache Lucene (NoSQL since 2001) and the movement of distributed, scalable high-performance NoSQL solutions into easy to use schema free search engine that can serve full-text search request, key-value lookups, schema free analytics requests, facets or even suggestions in real-time.
This talk will give an introduction to the key features of ElasticSearch with live examples. The talk won’t be an exhaustive feature presentation but rather anoverview of what and how ElasticSearch can do for you.
19:45: Related models in ElasticSearch - Henrik Lindström
20:30: Q&A with Simon Willnauer about ElasticSearch
Simon Willnauer is an Elasticsearch Co-Founder, Apache Lucene core committer and Apache Software Foundation Member. He has been involved with Apache Lucene since 2006 and has contributed to several other open source projects within and outside the Apache Software Foundation.
During the last couple of years he led the design and implementation of numerous scalable software systems and search infrastructures. His main interests are performance optimisations and concurrency. Simon is also a co-founder of the highly regarded BerlinBuzzwords conference on Scalability in Berlin (Germany).