The Elasticsearch license saga

As you may know from my posts, I like Elasticsearch. However, Elastic, the Elasticsearch company, recently announced it’s decision to change the license of it’s open-source products. Since then, the community largely reacted to this. Let me explain.

Benefits of Elasticsearch

Customers and the open-source community enjoyed a variety of services offered by Elastic through its products (like Elasticsearch). Elasticsearch is a distributed search engine providing a number of features that make data processing more efficient and effective…