Articles by Nathan Reese
Kibana Engineer, Elastic
Nathan Reese is an engineer on the Kibana maps team.
Hexagonal spatial analytics in Elasticsearch
Elasticsearch 8.7 can do some very cool geo-spatial aggregations over a hexagonal grid, which has nice advantages over the existing rectangular grid. This feature has been introduced over the last few releases and is now ready for prime time.
Top 10 new Elastic Maps features since beta
Elastic Maps is GA in Kibana 7.3. It’s evolved quite a bit since beta — get a quick peek at a few of the many great features added and improved along the way.