Writing to Elasticsearch and visualizing data with Kibana
The To Elasticsearch exercise involves modifying the Popular Places program so that it writes its results to an Elasticsearch index. Elasticsearch is a popular distributed search engine available under Apache License. The following instructions show how to set up a local Elasticsearch instance.
Download Elasticsearch 2.4.3 here
Extract the archive file:
tar xvfz elasticsearch-2.4.3.tar.gz
- Enter the extracted directory and start Elasticsearch:
cd elasticsearch-2.4.3 ./bin/elasticsearch &