Elastic Advent Calendar 2017, Week 2

Week two of the Elastic Advent Calendar has been a busy one! If youre just joining us, this calendar is how were celebrating the end of the year by sharing a daily Elastic Stack tip in our community discussion forums. You can catch up on the first week by heading over here.

In this batch, weve got posts in Chinese, English, German, Portuguese, Italian, and Japanese, and covered everything from text analysis to migrating data with the reindex API to analyzing your hockey game and cryptocurrencies with the Elastic Stack.

You can follow along live by checking out or subscribing to the Advent Calendar Discuss category, or watch for the daily tweeting on @elastic.

Heres a sample of what weve posted from our second week

Dec 8: [CN][Elasticsearch] Migrate your data to 6.x with reindex API and tips by Medcl Zeng

Elasticsearch 6.0 type type reindex type reindex type setting mapping

Dec 9: [EN][Kibana] A Competitive Edge in Sports by Jordan Sissel

I play adult league ice hockey here in California. I dont make time to practice, so my only ice time is during games. Given this, is there something I can do between games to give my team an edge? Yes! GRAPHS! Everybody loves graphs, right? Our hockey league posts the score sheets online, and after putting these sheets into Elasticsearch, I can build a pre-game report in Kibana

Dec 10 [DE][ElasticStack] Centralised application logs with the elastic stack by Philipp Krenn

Sobald man mehrere Server, Applikationen oder Container im Einsatz hat, besteht früher oder später der Bedarf an einer zentralen Logging-Lösung. Dabei bietet sich der Elastic Stack als flexible und gleichzeitig leistungsfähige Lösung an. Doch wie speichert man seine Applikations-Logs am einfachsten? Dafür wollen wir uns drei verschiedene Ansätze jeweils mit einer möglichen Implementierung sowie ihren jeweiligen Vor- und Nachteilen ansehen.

Dec 11: [PT-BR][Elasticsearch] Must I index parent before child? by Thiago Souza

Em um mapeamento Parent/Child, não é necessário que o documento pai tenha sido indexado primeiro para indexar o documento filho. Sendo assim é possível indexar o documento filho primeiro, antes do pai ser indexado. O único requisito é que, ao indexar o documento filho, é preciso saber o ID do documento pai de antemão.

Dec 12: [IT][ElasticStack] Tracking cryptocurrenceis: Elastic Stack FTW by Atonio Bonuccelli

Bitcoin e le "crypto-valute" in generale continuano a riscuotere molto interesse per gli addetti ai lavori ma non solo. Oggi vedremo come poter monitorare le performance di queste valute con Elastic Stack e CoinMarketCap API Vogliamo anche far uso di una nuova fantastica feature di Logstash che ci consente di modificare le nostre pipelines direttamente da Kibana UI senza dover riavviare Logstash dopo ogni modifica

Dec 13: [EN][Beats] Moving to the Beat: Filebeat config updates in 6.x by Aaron Aldrich

I ran into the Filebeat modules when I was re-familiarizing myself with 5.X (ironically just weeks before the 6.0 release) and loved how simple it was to set up shipping of some common logs to Elasticsearch and load basic dashboards to get started on a new project quickly.

Dec 14: [JP][Elasticsearch] How to use _analyze API for understanding text analysis by Jun Ohtani

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Happy reading! If youre looking for other great pieces of reading, we recommend checking out our inspiration calendars the Elastic Stack calendar on Qiita (fully in Japanese) and SysAdvent (in English). And dont be afraid to leave some feedback on the posts wed love to hear your thoughts!

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