Simon Willnauer, TweetCo-Founder of ElasticSearch Inc.
Biography: Simon Willnauer
Simon Willnauer is an Apache Lucene core committer (since 2006), a co-founder of ElasticSearch and an Apache Software Foundation Member.
Simon has contributed to several other open source projects within and outside the Apache Software Foundation, and has led the design and implementation of numerous scalable software systems and search infrastructures.
A popular speaker at conferences in Germany, Europe and beyond, Simon is also the co-founder of the Berlin Buzzwords Conference.
Simon’s main interests are performance optimizations, Information Retrieval and non-blocking / wait-free concurrency.
Presentation: TweetWith a hammer in your hand… Elasticsearch
Elasticsearch combines the power of Apache Lucene (NoSQL since 2001) and the movement of distributed, scalable high-performance NoSQL solutions into easy to use schema free search engine that can serve full-text search request, key-value lookups, schema free analytics requests, facets or even suggestions in real-time. This talk will give an introduction to the key features of Elasticsearch with live examples.