By combining the massively popular Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana. Elastic have created an end-to-end stack that delivers actionable insights in real-time from almost any type of structured and unstructured data source.
Built and supported by the engineers behind each of these open source products, the Elasticsearch ELK stack makes searching and analyzing data easier than ever before. Used as a stand-alone application to provide strategic business insights or integrate with your existing applications to power their interactions with incoming data. Thousands of organizations worldwide use the Elasticsearch ELK stack for an endless variety of business critical functions.
Elasticsearch is the innovative and advanced open source distributed search engine, based on Apache Lucene. Elasticsearch is created by Shay Banon, the creator of Compass (a Java search engine framework) and Director of Technology at Gigaspaces. Shay Banon combined his knowledge of information retrieval with that of his expertise in building highly scalable infrastructures to build this next-generation search solution, obviously open source.Since 2012, the technology has been supported by Elasticsearch, the company, a commercial enterprise founded to back the open source project, providing services, like training & consulting, but also offering support subscriptions. Trifork was launching partner for Elasticsearch and remains one of the most actively involved partners from a technical perspective.