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Top Answer: Dashboard is very customizable.
Top Answer: We are currently using the Open Source version, so we didn't need to offset any licensing. For now, it's just the cost of maintaining the server.
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8th
out of 11 in Search as a Service
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out of 11 in Search as a Service
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3,850
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11
Average Words per Review
560
Avg. Rating
8.1
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Amazon Athena is an interactive query service that makes it easy to analyze data in Amazon S3 using standard SQL. Athena is serverless, so there is no infrastructure to manage, and you pay only for the queries that you run.

Elasticsearch is a distributed, JSON-based search and analytics engine designed for horizontal scalability, maximum reliability, and easy management. Elasticsearch lets you perform and combine many types of searches — structured, unstructured, geo, metric — any way you want.
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Media Company44%
Computer Software Company20%
Comms Service Provider10%
Manufacturing Company6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company23%
Media Company16%
Comms Service Provider15%
Financial Services Firm5%
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Small Business40%
Midsize Enterprise20%
Large Enterprise40%
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Amazon Athena is ranked 8th in Search as a Service while ELK Elasticsearch is ranked 1st in Search as a Service with 11 reviews. Amazon Athena is rated 0.0, while ELK Elasticsearch is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of ELK Elasticsearch writes "Good processing power, very scalable, and able to handle all data formats". Amazon Athena is most compared with Amazon AWS CloudSearch, Amazon Elasticsearch Service, Azure Search and Solr, whereas ELK Elasticsearch is most compared with Azure Search, Amazon AWS CloudSearch, Algolia, Splunk User Behavior Analytics and Loom Systems.

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