We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"In case there is a failure, Elastic manages everything well, and there no major downtime."
"The amount of flexibility and agility is really assuring."
"It provides good access capabilities to various platforms."
"The configuration should be more straightforward because we had to select a lot of things."
"They should add an API for third-party vendors, like a security operating center or reporting system, that would be a big improvement."
"The initial setup is not as easy as it should be."
"Compared to other cloud platforms, it is manageable and not very expensive."
Amazon Elasticsearch Service is a managed service that makes it easy to deploy, operate, and scale Elasticsearch clusters in the AWS Cloud.
Amazon Elasticsearch Service is ranked 2nd in Search as a Service with 1 review while Azure Search is ranked 4th in Search as a Service with 2 reviews. Amazon Elasticsearch Service is rated 8.0, while Azure Search is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Amazon Elasticsearch Service writes "Timely support, recovers easily from failure, and in general it makes our lives easy". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Azure Search writes "Access capabilities provide opportunities for dealing with various platforms". Amazon Elasticsearch Service is most compared with Amazon Kendra, Amazon Athena, Amazon AWS CloudSearch and Algolia, whereas Azure Search is most compared with ELK Elasticsearch, Amazon Kendra, Amazon Athena, Solr and Amazon AWS CloudSearch.
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