CTO round-table on Elastic and Apache Spark

TechHuddle organised and hosted a CTO round-table on Elastic (formerly ElasticSearch) and Apache Spark on 11th June 2015. The event was attended by many leading CTOs from London and further afield.

The presentation was given by a member of the CTO round-table and had the following agenda:

  • What we do and why it's hard
  • Our journey through Microsoft SQL Server, MongoDB and Elastic (2012 to present day)
  • Elastic is not just search
  • Alternatives tried and considered
  • Later Elastic wins
  • Common pitfalls
  • The future of Elastic at our company
  • Apache Spark