An introduction to setting up metrics in Elasticsearch [Part 1 of 3].

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We talked about Elasticsearch going red in a recent post at

But we must act proactively on such possibilities and never have downtime in ES. But, how to read the Elasticsearch metrics to predict the cluster behavior?

Monitoring the ES Cluster Health

The default indexing strategy in Elasticsearch is not the best option for you. Define custom analyzers to tailor your ES indexing strategy.

Why default Indexing strategy might not serve well?

During indexing, Elasticsearch extracts keywords from the raw data and stores them. This processing happens inside an analyzer in Elasticsearch. How we trim our data and create “keywords”…

Amroj Sandhu

An Engineer based in Delhi, India.

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