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  • Some Elastic search featues

    Hello everybody,

    For few days I've got assigned to work with Elastic search. As faithful to my principles before doing any activity I'd like to familiarize myself with instrument that I had to use. In ordre to use it more effectively.

    So, first of all I want to mention terminology. As a lot of developers I have expereince of working with databases, so I will use analogies from relational db world.

    First of all Kibana has indexes. It has nothing in common with indexes in relational db. Index in terms of relational db would be named database. 

    So each Kibana has one or more indexes ( databases ).

    Each index has one or more types. Types in terms of relational db would be named table.

    In … more