Elastic Enterprise Search

The gold standard for building search

Fast-growing Fortune 1000 companies implement powerful, modern search and discovery experiences with Elasticsearch — the most sophisticated, open search platform available. Use Elastic for database search, enterprise system offloading, ecommerce, customer support, workplace content, websites, or any application to help everyone find what they need faster.

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Introduction to Elastic Enterprise Search: Search everything, everywhere

Add rich, relevant search to your apps and websites with App Search.

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Unify all your team's content into a personalized search experience with Elastic Workplace Search.

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Use the free and open source Search UI to build premium search experiences.

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In 8.2, use time-saving relevance-tuning and analytics tools with existing Elasticsearch indices without the need to migrate or update data structures.

The best tools for building awesome search

Elastic Enterprise Search is Elasticsearch, with a complete set of specialized tools and extensible APIs that make it easy to build search solutions and give users the best answers, every time. Monitor performance with robust analytics, tweak relevance in real-time, and scale it all seamlessly.

  • Web and ecommerce search

    Add rich search functionality to your website or online store that boosts user engagement and improves conversion. We'll even bring our own search box if you don't have one.

  • Search applications

    Bring search to mobile and SaaS apps. Build your own with Elasticsearch or use an out-of-the-box web crawler, refined set of APIs, intuitive dashboards, and tunable relevance controls.

  • Internal workplace search

    Make enterprise documents and information easy to find. Personalize search for specific roles, user groups, and content sources including Google Drive, Slack, Salesforce, and many more.


Speed, Scale, Relevance

Elasticsearch for every shape and size

Elasticsearch is completely configurable, so you can choose your own adventure — a bespoke experience that you develop yourself with ground-breaking vector search and NLP capabilities or layer on intuitive tools to simplify ingestion, tune relevance, and monitor your search performance. All of it is engineered to scale effortlessly.

Powerful Developer Tools

The right tools for the job

Get started building search with premium, flexible tools such as Search UI, search-as-you-type, web crawler, Cloud and SaaS connectors, vector search, cross-cluster search, robust APIs, dynamic schemas, and client libraries. Customization options are plentiful and intuitive, so you can tailor elegant, natural search experiences that fit your users' needs.

Independent Research

How Elastic Enterprise Search stacks up

See what the leading independent industry research analysts have to say. Download the complimentary reports for a full overview of the search space and how Elastic ranks.

  • Elastic named a Challenger in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Insight Engines

    As a new entrant to the report, we're excited to be recognized as a Challenger. Find out more about our placement and our unique approach to powerful, modern search for your workplace, websites, and apps.

  • Elastic named a Leader in the Forrester Wave: Cognitive Search, Q3, 2021

    See why Forrester said, "Its sweet spot is for enterprises that want fast, friendly, and affordable cognitive search based on the software phenom Elasticsearch." Find out more by downloading the complimentary report today.


Value at Scale

Horizontal scaling without the soaring costs

Elastic is built for relevance at scale, easily able to support small businesses, the largest multinationals, and everything in between. And with our resource-based pricing, your costs are always straightforward, manageable, and predictable — no matter how much your implementation grows.


Pay only for the resources you use

With Elastic resource-based pricing what you pay is determined only by the amount of underlying server resources you use. Say goodbye to industry-standard, confusing pricing combos based on number of documents, queries, engines, users, or other search-specific criteria. Get started for free today!


Deploy your way

AWS, Google Cloud, Azure — you can use Elastic Enterprise Search on whichever cloud platform you'd like. And with 50+ regions (and counting) around the globe, your data stays close by, with performance to match. Or, if you'd prefer, you can download and run it on-prem. Flexible deployment options, same great search experiences.

Why not monitor and secure, too?

While you're building, why not make sure you have the visibility and security you need, too? Elastic provides threat detection, performance monitoring, logging, and more — all in the same platform that powers search.

  • Observability

    Unify your logs, metrics, and APM traces at scale in a single stack.

  • Security

    Prevent, detect, and respond to threats — quickly and at scale.