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Ashley Taylor

Ashley Taylor interned at Cask for the summer of 2015, and is a rising sophomore at Stanford University, working towards her Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science.


Learning CDAP with Elasticsearch

Ashley Taylor

Elasticsearch is a popular search engine based on Apache Luceneā„¢. Unlike relational databases, Elasticsearch stores information in documents; each document has a type (with a mapping) that gives information about its schema, and similar documents are stored together in an index. Elasticsearch even allows time-based indices, so documents can be stored with other records created … Read more