Articles By Christian Dahlqvist

18 September 2017 Engineering

How many shards should I have in my Elasticsearch cluster?

By Christian Dahlqvist

If you are looking for practical guidelines around how many indices and shards to have in your cluster, this blog post will help you avoid common pitfalls.

19 June 2017 Engineering

Filebeat modules, access logs and Elasticsearch storage requirements

By Christian Dahlqvist

In this blog post, we explore the on-disk storage requirements of data indexed using Filebeat modules and discuss further optimizations and related tradeoffs.