Articles By Alex Brasetvik

03 March 2017 Engineering

Memory Issues We'll Remember

By Alex BrasetvikChris Overton

Our Cloud service experienced issues with managing memory for the clusters. This blog is a postmortem of the incident.

21 April 2016 Engineering

Elastic Cloud Outage: Root Cause and Impact Analysis

By Alex Brasetvik

On March 31st and April 10th we had outages affecting some 1.7.1 clusters in the us-east-1 region. This post summarises the cause and impact of the events.

30 November 2015 Engineering

Multiple Elasticsearch Clusters or a Monster Cluster?

By Alex Brasetvik

Multiple single-purpose clusters can be simpler to manage than a single multi-purpose cluster.