Find the pin in your data mountain in no time thanks to Elastic Search
Quickly extracting the right information from large amounts of structured and unstructured data can be a major challenge. Sometimes it feels like you're looking for a needle in a haystack. Yet there is an AI-powered solution that helps you find the answer you are looking for in near real-time: Elastic Search. In this blog you can read more about the benefits using practical examples.
It is known that organizations have more and more data at their disposal. This data can come from all kinds of sources, such as sensors and IoT equipment, CRM and ERP systems, or email and chat programs. This is usually structured data in a fixed format. It is relatively easy to collect, share and use this data.
It becomes more challenging when data comes from PDF files, images and videos. has existed in recent years 80 to 90 percent of all company data from this type of unstructured information. This also contains valuable information that can help you grow and take a lead. With smart, AI-supported search solutions you can quickly find the most relevant result.
But besides searching internal data, you can apply search functionality in more ways. These are some common uses:
- Making websites searchable: users quickly find the content that interests them most thanks to various filters (title, date, author).
- Making web shops searchable: customers can quickly browse through product catalogs and see the right offer in no time.
- Improve customer service: Help desk agents quickly find answers to questions, wherever information is located. This way they can provide customers with optimal service.
Elastic is a leading supplier that collects all your data in a platform containing the complete Elastic Stack. It offers everything you need to:
- Search large amounts of data in near real-time;
- Present hidden trends in a visually attractive way;
- Integrate data sources.
In addition, Elastic technology is scalable, so it is not a problem when data and users are added. Elastic is also flexible, so the interface can be adapted to specific user needs.
Puur Data is an Elite Elastic partner
As an Elite partner of Elastic, Puur Data has extensive knowledge of the platform and can advise on all options. Additionally, Puur Data can assist with the implementation and management of Elastic solutions.
A concrete example is the renowned Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN), which approached Puur Data when their existing search solution needed to be replaced. MARIN now uses Elastic Search. Employees can therefore quickly find the information they need to do their work from an enormous amount of research reports, project documents and other data.