Machine Learning Deep Dive

GA'ed in 5.5, machine learning can uncover insights from your data automatically. This session walks you through using the Elastic Stack to ingest, enrich, visualize, analyze, and alert on NGINX logs to detect and eventually predict anomalies in your data.

Steve Dodson

Dr Steve Dodson is Tech Lead, Machine Learning at Elastic. He was previously founder and CTO at Prelert (acquired by Elastic in Sept 2016). Steve has over 18 years of experience in enterprise systems and software development, focused on large distributed systems, complex event processing, and machine learning. Prior to software development, Steve worked in the Computational Mechanics group at Imperial College, London where he delivered key contributions to the field, resolving scalability issues using a novel approach to solving Maxwell's equations which allowed it to become a practical technique used today by major companies.