At GrabOne we started to use Elasticsearch a year ago and integrate it with Django. The transition was pretty smooth.
What Is Elasticsearch ?
- Open Source product https://www.elastic.co/products/elasticsearch
- Based on Apache Lucene index system
- Dristibuted, scalable and highly available
- Real time search and analytics capabilities
- RESTful API
Integration With Python
GrabOne use case
- Started by redoing the search page
- Rebuilding the entire frontend using Elasticsearch as datasource for a Django website