An Introduction to Elasticsearch SQL

Launched in version 6.3, Elasticsearch SQL lets you interact with your Elasticsearch data using a SQL query syntax. Elasticsearch SQL makes the relevance and scalability of Elasticsearch accessible to a broader audience via a more familiar SQL syntax.

In this webinar, Shane Connelly, Director of Product Management for Elasticsearch, provides an overview of this much requested feature through a series of practical examples and live demos.

Highlights include:

  • Mapping concepts: Indexes / Documents vs. Tables / Rows
  • Text Operators and Relevancy
  • Translate API to convert SQL to DSL queries
  • Methods of connectivity (RESTful API, CLI tool, JDBC client)

Additional Resources

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Launched in version 6.3, Elasticsearch SQL lets you interact with your Elasticsearch data using a SQL query syntax. Elasticsearch SQL makes the relevance and scalability of Elasticsearch accessible to a broader audience via a more familiar SQL syntax.

In this webinar, Shane Connelly, Director of Product Management for Elasticsearch, provides an overview of this much requested feature through a series of practical examples and live demos.

Highlights include:

  • Mapping concepts: Indexes / Documents vs. Tables / Rows
  • Text Operators and Relevancy
  • Translate API to convert SQL to DSL queries
  • Methods of connectivity (RESTful API, CLI tool, JDBC client)

Additional Resources

Shane Connelly

Shane Connelly is a product manager at Elastic, with a focus on Elasticsearch. Prior to Elastic, he spent the last seven years developing, architecting, and managing search and analytics products, working as the product manager for the enterprise search unit of HP's big data platform.