Contributing to Elasticsearch: How to Get Started

Elasticsearch has infinitely more potential in the hands of someone who knows how it works inside. Community-contributor-turned-employee Nik Everett will help you take your first step inside. You’ll learn how to run from source, debug, read stack traces, write plugins, and send pull requests.

Nik Everett

Nik Everett is an Elasticsearch Engineer based in North Carolina. Before joining Elastic, Nik worked for the Wikimedia Foundation building on site search for Wikipedia with Elasticsearch.