What's Next for Elasticsearch: 2.x and Beyond

Elasticsearch is growing up! In this talk, Clint and Simon will share coming improvements to resiliency, updates to our API and changes that will dramatically improve ease of use. Our first steps are some incremental changes under the hood, and you'll learn all about how these subtle improvements are paving the way for even bigger and better things in the 2.x branch.

Clinton Gormley

Stack Team Lead

Clinton Gormley was the first Elasticsearch user and wrote the Perl API back in 2010. He co-authored Elasticsearch: The Definitive Guide and was the Elasticsearch Team Lead for four years before becoming the Elastic Stack Team Lead. He studied medicine at UCT in Cape Town and now lives in Barcelona.

Simon Willnauer

Founder & Elasticsearch Tech Lead

Simon is one of the main developers of Apache Lucene, a Lucene committer and PMC member, and Apache Software Foundation member. He has led Elasticsearch core development for over five years and co-founded the Berlin Buzzwords conference on search, store, and scalability.