Geospatial Advancements in Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene

Geospatial data structures in Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene have been evolving and improving at a rapid pace. Learn how Elastic has simplified the geospatial indexing, search, and analytics use case by advancing the state of geo in Apache Lucene and Elasticsearch. From new spatial indexing strategies and performance improvements in Lucene to changes in geospatial field mappings in Elasticsearch, take a journey through the world of spatial and multi-dimensional indexing and search in the Elastic Stack.

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Nick Knize

Nick Knize has a Ph.D. in GIS (aka Tetris) and left the world of Defense contracting in November 2014 to join Elastic. He is a core Elasticsearch developer focused on improving all things Geo. Based in Rockwall, Texas, Nick enjoys wakeboarding and playing ice hockey on all the ice Texas has to offer.