Elasticsearch & LivingSocial - Elasticsearch for eCommerce Applications

Presentation from LivingSocial's Jonathan Phillips - from the April DC Elasticsearch Meetup User Group meet-up - showcasing how their application team utilizes Elasticsearch to solve the challenges of data decentralization, defining collections and e-commerce priority.  Mr. Phillips delves deep into LivingSocial's reason for adopting Elasticsearch as their primary search technology, as well as looking in topics such using Elasticsearch as a document store, filters vs. queries, and function scoring.  Additionally, you'll hear how his team is utilizing Elasticsearch to diagnose search results with 'explain' and decentralizing indexing in a service oriented architecture.