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Someone Like Me | Accessibility Awareness Day at Elastic | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who

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Careers at Elastic | Engineering Teams | Elastic Blog

If there’s one team that’s at the heart of all we do at Elastic, it’s our Engineering team. From our core products to the philosophy that guides what we do and how we do it, the Engineering team plays an integral

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Kibana 7.7.0 released | Elastic Blog

Today we are pleased to announce the availability of Kibana 7.7. With this release, we’re delivering the first milestone on our journey towards a more robust and integrated alerting framework as well an exciting new ability to add

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Someone Like Me | Liza Dayoub on women in open source | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who

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Elastic: Distributed by design | Elastic Blog

As COVID-19 continues to make clear, being adaptable and resilient when the world changes can help a business stay alive. At Elastic, we know from experience that being distributed helps build a strong company that can

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Elastic's tips and tricks for working at home | Elastic Blog

A lot of businesses are thinking about the future of virtual work and how to make it successful in light of recent world events. For managers and employees used to working in a traditional office space

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Someone Like Me | Raya Fratkina: Working distributed at Elastic | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight

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International Women's Day 2020 | #EachForEqual at Elastic | Elastic Blog

March 8 is International Women’s Day, and here at Elastic, we like to take this time of year to sit back and reflect on the ways in which we’re helping support the women of Elastic, and how we

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Life @ Elastic | Product Management with Alex Francoeur | Elastic Blog

My name is Alex Francoeur and for the past three years I’ve been fortunate enough to be one of the product managers responsible for Kibana. My work has spanned multiple facets within Kibana

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Someone Like Me | Dan Roscigno | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who have a unique story

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Life @ Elastic | Black History Month 2020 | Elastic Blog

February is Black History Month, a time to celebrate the achievements made by black men and women, the central role they play in American history, and a time to reflect on the struggles and adversity they

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Helper Node | Fighting fires in Australia | Elastic Blog

22 January 2020 Culture Helper Node | Fighting fires in Australia By Elastic Culture • Toby Brain Share For the last eight years I've been a volunteer with the Australian fire fighting services. We respond to emergencies throughout the local area, from active fire fighting roles, to providing fire

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Life @ Elastic: Homegrown Engineering Mentorship | Elastic Blog

When a new engineer starts at Elastic, they might be worried about getting up to speed and fitting into the Elastic culture. Sure, we’re a fast moving company, and there’s a lot to learn, and

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Leadership @ Elastic | Disrupting through sales with Samantha Wessels | Elastic Blog

Want to know what life at Elastic is like? You've come to the right place. Hear from our Elasticians first hand as we highlight their stories and photos from around the world. In

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BKD-backed geo_shapes in Elasticsearch: precision + efficiency + speed | Elastic Blog

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With the addition of new data structures in Lucene 6.0, the Elasticsearch 5.0 release delivered massive indexing and search performance improvements for one-dimension numeric, date

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Life @ Elastic | Know the Role: Field Operations | Elastic Blog

Are you looking for a new opportunity working in sales with a diverse, distributed team? A role with one of our Field Operations team might be for you. Field Operations is a major part of Elastic

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Life @ Elastic | Know the role: Sales Development Representative | Elastic Blog

Are you looking for a new opportunity working in sales with a diverse, distributed team? A role with Elastic as a Sales Development Representative might be for you. Our Sales

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Life@ Elastic: Engineering All Hands — Bringing it all together | Elastic Blog

Each year, distributed Elasticians from around the globe gather for our Engineering All Hands (EAH) event. EAH is a very special week dedicated to highlighting our successes, discussing

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Life @ Elastic | Diversity, inclusion, and belonging at Elastic | Elastic Blog

The very first email I opened as a fresh, out the box n00b here at Elastic, was a forwarded thread started by Shay Banon, Elastic’s CEO, about how we, as a community, need to make every effort

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who have a unique story — one, perhaps, just as unique as yours.

Our featured Elasticians invite you to reach out to them should you have additional questions about their Life at Elastic.

If you are curious about a different background or story that isn’t highlighted below, please reach out to Life@Elastic.co and we will do our best to connect you to an Elastician to better answer your questions.

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Someone Like Me | Accessibility Awareness Day at Elastic | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians

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Someone Like Me | Liza Dayoub on women in open source | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who

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Someone Like Me | Raya Fratkina: Working distributed at Elastic | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight

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Someone Like Me | Dan Roscigno | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who have a unique story

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Someone like me | Family first through distributed work | Elastic Blog

October is here, and with it, Breast Cancer Awareness Month is heavy on my mind. In October of 2016, my mom passed away at age 39 of metastatic breast cancer. I was only 20 at the time, and just

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Someone Like Me | Liza Dayoub on women in open source | Elastic Blog

We all want to work for a company where we fit in. That’s why Elastic has built a Source Code that encourages all to come as they are. In the Someone Like Me blog series we highlight Elasticians who

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Women of Elastic: Kathy Hsu's career in Sales | Elastic Blog

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Want to know what Life at Elastic is like? You've come to the right place. Hear from our Elasticians first hand as we highlight their stories and photos from around the world. In this video, we meet Federal Sales

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International Women's Day 2020 | #EachForEqual at Elastic | Elastic Blog

March 8 is International Women’s Day, and here at Elastic, we like to take this time of year to sit back and reflect on the ways in which we’re helping support the women of Elastic, and how we

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Women of Elastic | Rita Jhaveri | Elastic Blog

Want to know what Life @ Elastic is like? You've come to the right place. In our Women @ Elastic series we’re interviewing the women who make Elastic what it is today. In this edition we introduce Rita Jhaveri, Director of

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Equal pay at Elastic: Going beyond “just good enough” | Elastic Blog

Back in April, I posted a blog that outlined our efforts to ensure we have a meaningful approach to pay equity at Elastic. We enlisted the help of Economists Incorporated (EI), an external consulting

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Equal Pay Day @ Elastic | Elastic Blog

Today, April 2, is Equal Pay Day in the United States. Why? The current date is a symbol of how far into 2019 American women on average must work to earn what white men earned in 2018. The date varies around the world but the headlines

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International Women's Day 2019: Balancing for Better at Elastic | Elastic Blog

International Women's Day (#IWD2019), we want to give the two Elasticians who championed these efforts an opportunity to share their stories with you. Breast Cancer Awareness Written by Kristina Frost When I’ve donated or been part of causes via our Elastic Cares program in the past, I’ve thought about

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Celebrating, Supporting, and Valuing Women Around the World | Elastic Blog

10% in technical roles at Elastic. And I am the only female executive on the leadership team. We can and we will do better. But hiring women is only one piece of the puzzle. Creating an environment where women can thrive and develop in their careers over the long term is another key component. Like

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Announcing the Women's Breakfast at Elastic{ON} 2018 | Elastic Blog

Join us at this year’s Elastic{ON} women in technology breakfast happening Wednesday, February 28 from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel. RSVP now to save your seat

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Celebrating International Women's Day at Elastic{ON}17 | Elastic Blog

Elastic{ON}17 is nearly upon us, and we're tremendously excited about bringing our dynamic community of engineers and innovators together for three days of amazing content. I'm writing this blog on

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Second Annual Elastic{ON} Women’s Breakfast: Now with Leadership Panel | Elastic Blog

At Elastic, we take the philosophy of open source technology beyond just code. In that spirit, last year we hosted our inaugural Elastic{ON} Women's Breakfast at Elastic{ON}16

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Women of Elastic: A look back and our steps forward | Elastic Blog

For those of you who couldn’t join us at Elastic{ON}16, Thursday, February 18 was a pretty special day for the women of Elastic; we hosted our first ever Women’s MeetUp at the conference. This marks our

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Helper Node Series | Elastic volunteers with Dig Deep in Kenya | Elastic Blog

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Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and by recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our lives in

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Helper Node Series | Elasticians @ the Reserva Playa Tortuga | Elastic Blog

19 November 2019 Culture Helper Node Series | Elasticians @ the Reserva Playa Tortuga By Nancy Heiss • Isabella Squarisi • Brook VandenBrink Share Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and by recognizing that participating in these activities

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Helper Node Series | Healing the community with Ronald McDonald House Charities | Elastic Blog

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Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and by recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich

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Helper Node Series: Bringing homes to El Salvador | Elastic Blog

10 September 2019 Culture Helper Node Series: Bringing homes to El Salvador By Thom O'Connor • Elastic Cares Share My name is Thom O’Connor, and I am the VP of Services at Elastic. My responsibility is for our Education and Consulting practices. These teams operate mostly independently, although

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Helper Node Series: One brick at a time with Habitat for Humanity | Elastic Blog

Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our lives in

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Helper Node Series: Bringing technology to the classroom with TEALS | Elastic Blog

Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our lives in

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Helper Node Series | Building houses with Habitat for Humanity | Elastic Blog

07 June 2019 Culture Helper Node Series | Building houses with Habitat for Humanity By Jay McDonald • Elastic Cares Share Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our

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Helper Node Series | Tanya Bragin: Supporting Kids and Educators at MPCSD | Elastic Blog

Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our lives

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Helper Node Series | Sarah Hersh: Tutoring Students with Reading Partners | Elastic Blog

Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our

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Helper Node Series | Imma Valls: Teaching Kids to Read at LECXIT | Elastic Blog

Elastic believes in giving back, both by supporting the communities in which we live and work, and recognizing that participating in these activities can inspire and enrich our lives in

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Leadership @ Elastic | Disrupting through sales with Samantha Wessels | Elastic Blog

Want to know what life at Elastic is like? You've come to the right place. Hear from our Elasticians first hand as we highlight their stories and photos from around the world. In

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Leadership @ Elastic | Kevin Kluge: Distributed for the better | Elastic Blog

I joined Elastic six years ago. How I came to Elastic is an interesting story, and one I’d like to share, because I think it’s revealing in terms of our engineering culture and what it means

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Second Annual Elastic{ON} Women’s Breakfast: Now with Leadership Panel | Elastic Blog

At Elastic, we take the philosophy of open source technology beyond just code. In that spirit, last year we hosted our inaugural Elastic{ON} Women's Breakfast at Elastic{ON}16

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Equal pay at Elastic: Going beyond “just good enough” | Elastic Blog

Back in April, I posted a blog that outlined our efforts to ensure we have a meaningful approach to pay equity at Elastic. We enlisted the help of Economists Incorporated (EI), an external consulting

Culture

Equal Pay Day @ Elastic | Elastic Blog

Today, April 2, is Equal Pay Day in the United States. Why? The current date is a symbol of how far into 2019 American women on average must work to earn what white men earned in 2018. The date varies around the world but the