OpenSource Connections: The Ghost in the Search Machine

Elasticsearch is much more than a full-text search engine – it can be ‘taught’ to detect at-risk students, predict the weather, and find similar images at high scale. Attend this session to learn how you can turn Elasticsearch into a smart comparison powerhouse for your organization.

Doug Turnbull

Search relevance consultant at OpenSource Connections. Author of Relevant Search. Doug crafts search/recommendation solutions that “get” users. To do this, Doug uses Elasticsearch, sprinkling a little natural language processing and machine learning on top for good measure.