Articles by Alex Close

Solutions Architect, Elastic

Solutions Architect

Alex is a solutions architect at Elastic. He previously worked on building an automated machine learning platform at an Oxford University Machine Learning startup. Prior to this, Alex leveraged the Elastic Stack to build a search engine at a large oil and gas services company.


How to create a custom ServiceNow incident report dashboard in Canvas

Welcome to part 3! Now that Elasticsearch and ServiceNow are communicating with each other and incidents are automatically being created and updated, it's time to build out a helpful, powerful dashboard in Canvas to track everything.


How to perform incident management with ServiceNow and Elasticsearch

In part 2 of this series on using the Elastic Stack and ServiceNow for incident management, we'll configure Elasticsearch indices, set up transforms for continuous data analysis, and create alerts to automatically create new incidents in ServiceNow.


How to connect ServiceNow and Elasticsearch for bidirectional communication

The Elastic Stack makes it easy to detect issues in your systems and alert you to them. In part 1 of this series, learn how to connect the Elasticsearch and ServiceNow for bidirectional communication to automatic incident management.


Elastic has joined The Open Group Open Subsurface Data Universe™ (OSDU) Forum

We’re excited to share that Elastic is joining OSDU Forum, which aims to build a cloud-native subsurface and wells data platform for the oil and gas industry.


Elastic Stack in the Energy industry

See real-world use cases of analysts using the Elastic Stack to unify and analyze complex energy data, helping drive operational efficiency.