Amazon Elasticsearch Service (Amazon ES) makes it easy to deploy and use Elasticsearch in the AWS Cloud to search your data and analyze your logs. In this session, you get key insights into Elasticsearch, including information on how you can optimize your expenditure, minimize your index sizes to lower costs, as well as best practices for keeping your data secure. Also hear from youth sports technology company SportsEngine, about their experience engineering a member-management product of over 260 million documents on top of Elasticsearch. Relive their harrowing journey through tens of thousands of shards, crushed clusters, mountains of pending tasks, and never-ending snapshots. Hear how they went from disaster to delight with Amazon ES.