Data Smackdown! ElasticSearch vs Azure – If you’re looking at moving to the cloud, or just researching ways to improve how you store and get data, this talk is for you! We’ll be comparing ElasticSearch and Azure options for migrating your data from a relational database model to a document storage model. While these are only two of many options it will help to highlight the key contrasts. We’ll cover the current strengths and weaknesses related to indexing, storage, and retrieval. We’ll also demo some ways to help you quickly get started and avoid common pitfalls.