Elasticsearch & Sports195 - Searching with Scala

From the most recent NYC Elasticsearch Meet Up group get together hosted at ThoughtWorks, Karen Sun and team from Sports195 discussed their usage of Elasticsearch.  Their presentation delves deep into their internal Scala Elasticsearch library which wraps the Java API making it more 'scala-like' with mixing, com posable queries and type safety. Additional highlights of Ms. Sun's talk focus on how Sports195 utilizes relationship/association retrieval and suggestions, text search, news streams, entity matching, social site interaction and aggregation.