elastic is an R client for Elasticsearch
elastic has been around since 2013, with the first commit in November, 2013.
sidebar - ‘elastic’ was picked as a package named before the company now known as Elastic changed their name to Elastic.
What is Elasticsearch? If you aren’t familiar with Elasticsearch, it is a distributed, RESTful search and analytics engine. It’s similar to Solr. It falls in the NoSQL bin of databases, holding data in JSON documents, instead of rows and columns.