18 June 2018 Engineering

Getting Started with Vega Visualizations in Kibana

By Yuri Astrakhan

Learn to build rich visualizations within Kibana using Vega -- an open source JSON-based, declarative language.

18 June 2018 Engineering

How to Search Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Text with Elasticsearch 6.2 - Part 2: Multi-fields

By Kiju Kim

This document introduces custom plugins (language analyzers) for Korean, Japanese, and Chinese and suggests an approach to use multi-fields to index and search

13 June 2018 Engineering

Meet the New Logstash Java Execution Engine

By Dan Hermann

The new Java execution engine in Logstash features faster performance, reduced memory usage, and lower config startup and reload times. And you can use it now.

30 May 2018 Engineering

Monitoring an application running in Docker containers and Kubernetes with the Elastic Stack

By Dan Roscigno

Containerized apps are dynamic, so is the Elastic Stack. Beats autodiscover and collect logs & metrics from the app, Docker, & Kubernetes and adjust to changes.

30 May 2018 Engineering

Understanding your team’s usage with Elastic Cloud Enterprise

By Anurag Gupta

Elastic Cloud Enterprise allows companies to deliver Elasticsearch as a service to their internal teams. This blog looks at how to understand your team's usage

29 May 2018 Engineering

Seven Tips for Better Elasticsearch Benchmarks

By Daniel Mitterdorfer

We evaluate performance and guide development in Elasticsearch with benchmarks. It is hard to get right but with these seven tips you avoid common problems.

24 May 2018 Engineering

How to Search Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Text with Elasticsearch 6.2 - Part 1: Analyzers

By Kiju Kim

How to Search Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Text with Elasticsearch 5.4.0 - Part 1: Analyzers

24 May 2018 Engineering

Custom basemaps for region and coordinate maps in Kibana

By Nick Peihl

Did you know you can configure Kibana to use a custom basemap for all your region maps and coordinate maps? Let's talk about a few options for doing so.

22 May 2018 Engineering

A Practical Introduction to Logstash

By Christian Dahlqvist

An introduction to Logstash that shows you how to work with it when developing a configuration for parsing and ingesting access logs into Elasticsearch.