GoDaddy: Why Can't I Have Ninja.com?

If you are like most people, your first step to domain name ownership could be a quick visit to GoDaddy — after all it's the web's largest URL registry. And wouldn’t you know, their search function, recommendation engine, and even some other fun stuff are all powered by Elasticsearch. Wait a tick, how do I know all of this? Yes, they did publish an awesome blog about it, but really it's because we had the pleasure of sitting down with Chris Ambler, Principal Software Development Engineer at GoDaddy, at Elastic{ON}15 to get the story, face to face.