Articles by Steve Kearns

A few updates to the license change announced in January 2021.

Elastic 7.13 delivers cost-effective search across more data with searchable snapshots and the frozen tier, analyst-driven data enhancements on the fly with runtime fields, and expanded Microsoft integrations...

Elastic 7.12 enables customers to choose between unmatched flexibility and speed with schema on read, unlock new value by making object stores fully searchable with the new frozen tier, and automatically scale deployments on Elastic Cloud...

Elastic 7.11 lets you optimize for cost, performance, insight, and flexibility with the GA of searchable snapshots and the beta of schema on read. We’ve also introduced enhancements across Elastic Enterprise Search, Observability, and Security...

Elastic 7.10 transforms the way in which our customers and users can trade off cost, performance, and depth of data with searchable snapshots. Kibana Lens is GA, and Elastic Observability is expanding user experience monitoring and synthetics...

Elastic 7.9 delivers new capabilities to market. Get started with a new free tier of features of Workplace Search, and transform how you onboard data with the new Elastic Agent. Plus, one-click free malware prevention is built into Elastic Security...

Elastic Stack 7.8 delivers new capabilities to market, helping our customers and users onboard more data into Elastic, streamline navigation and management, and power deeper investigations and greater insights from that data across use cases...

From the very beginning, the Elastic (ELK) Stack — Elasticsearch, Logstash, Beats, and Kibana — has been free and open.

Logstash 7.6.0 has arrived, with new deprecation logging, improved JDBC support, and more!