The State of Geo in Elasticsearch
Data structures that enable geospatial indexing and search, field mapping strategies, geo aggregations for spatial data analysis — this talk has everything you need to know about the latest geo capabilities in Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene.
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.
Thomas Neirynck is an experienced software engineer, and has worked in the government, defense, and open source communities. As a contributor for Kibana, he currently helps users to get insights from their data.